Short Films Three
Shorts in this lineup:
In this heartwarming animated film, an elderly woman escapes her mundane reality through her dreams while her attentively optimistic great-nephew helps reconnect her to what she's really missing.
Four teenagers from a remote mountain village spend their days in an abandoned bus on a vast, sparsely populated ridge in Nepal, playing music. When a band competition is organized in a neighboring town, they must gather the money and even more challengingly, the courage, to be part of it in this stunningly set Oscar-longlisted short.
Adam and Steve are two astronauts with a mission: they have to send space samples to Earth with the help of a robot. The work starts to wear thin, especially for Steve. That is, until he starts to see very familiar faces in the stones of the planet.
After years in the Philippines, Grandma Lola came to the US to help raise her grandchildren. Her grandson shares the greatest lesson Lola taught him.
Vividly-rendered animation relays this story of a little girl’s last summer with her father.
Ever think you’ve got it all made, and well, oops! The classic struggle between good and evil is not always black and white in this hilarious short.
The keys to a life well-lived are barrier-free in this daydream of a young girl who lives under the shadow of a separation wall in Ramallah.
A pop song cover transforms the lives of an enigmatic folk singer and her family in this brilliantly crafted stop-motion short.
In a town where the adults live on ground level and children refuse to come down from the treetops, a series of interviews sets out to discover what the generations misunderstand about each other.
A very long road trip or failure to launch?: you be the judge in this classic parent teen war of wills.