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Against The Sea   

Against The Sea
USA, 2011, 20 min.
Despite his wife's disapproval, Hector bides his time as a deep-sea diver to provide for his family and save for his own fishing boat. But after an accident at sea, Hector is forced to confront the deadly nature of his profession and the responsibilities to his family.... more



The Big Common Denominator   

The Big Common Denominator
Netherlands, 2010, 5 min.
From PSSF Alum Tess Löwenhardt (Blossom, ’09) comes a wry commentary on mother-daughter relationships and the power of observation. ... more



The Binding of Ishmael   

The Binding of Ishmael
Singapore, 2010, 8 min.
A son’s filial duty is stretched to the limit when his father asks him to return home for help with his younger brother. ... more



Braid   

Braid
Taiwan, 2011, 15 min.
Struggling to raise his young daughter alone after the death of his wife, a man ultimately gives himself over to despair. But will fate find a way to alleviate his sorrow?... more



Bukowski   

Bukowski
Netherlands, 2010, 9 min.
Who are except who we say we are? For one young boy, to say he is Charles Bukowski is enough for him…but is it enough for everyone else? ... more



Bunce   

Bunce
United Kingdom, 2010, 12 min.
Stephen Fry takes a nostalgic and dryly amusing look back at his childhood passion for sweets during his boarding school days.... more



Capturing Santa   

Capturing Santa
United Kingdom, 2010, 12 min.
A kid disappointed with the gifts he’s been getting from Santa hatches a plan to get revenge in this delightful short written by Stephen Fry and directed by Peter Cattaneo... more



The Champions   

The Champions
Singapore, 2011, 11 min.
Each of the Champions is quite attracted to the lovely new neighbor next door. When they discover he is an exorcist, they devise their own unique brand of demons to entice him into their home.... more



Cockroach   

Cockroach
Australia, 2010, 13 min.
Death can’t stop love, apparently, but reincarnation can be a bitch. ... more



Dad's Photocopy   

Dad's Photocopy
France, 2011, 20 min.
Two half sisters confront the question of who their father favored most when he sends each of them a letter from his death bed.... more



The Eclipse of Taregna   

The Eclipse of Taregna
India, 2010, 21 min.
An old man takes his grandson to witness a solar eclipse in this gorgeously rendered view of life in a small town in India.... more



EhJeung   

EhJeung
South Korea, 2011, 12 min.
The bond of two sisters gets in the way as that fine line between lust and love gets blurred. ... more



Eva is Leaving   

Eva is Leaving
Israel, 2010, 17 min.
Eva’s husband, a young café owner in Israel, has decided to become an ultra orthodox Jew but Eva’s unconventionality is impossible to reconcile with his new view of religion. ... more



Fatakra   

Fatakra
USA, 2010, 19 min.
An immigrant Indian family tries to reconcile after finally relocating together in America. But the years of the father’s absence have created a wedge between them, and his son in particular isn’t going to be easy to win over. ... more



Good Pretender   

Good Pretender
Australia, 2010, 15 min.
Having told a group of bullies that her father is a robot, Ally feels compelled to shoot him with a spear gun to prove it, in this spiky Aussie tale of an odd father/daughter relationship. ... more



Henry & Anthony   

Henry & Anthony
USA, 2010, 20 min.
When his young son demonstrates an ever more serious interest in things that little boys are not supposed to be interested in, Henry’s dad grapples with the conflict between his liberal beliefs and his societal instincts as a father. ... more



Lily   

Lily
Australia, 2010, 15 min.
A father and daughter spend quiet days on an isolated camping trip near the sea, where Lily finds the perfect material to mend her father’s heart. ... more



Marvin   

Marvin
United Kingdom, 2010, 7 min.
Marvin, born with a hole in his head, has the “best day ever” when his common sense pops out. ... more



Moving Day   

Moving Day
Australia, 2010, 10 min.
A young girl discovers her new home has an amazing secret – a horde of fairies in the backyard.... more



Red Umbrella   

Red Umbrella
Indonesia, 2010, 10 min.
A taxi cab driver picks up a strange young woman with a red umbrella on his way home one night and delivers her to her father’s house, but her father is not altogether happy when they arrive. Winner, Best Short Film: Asian Film Awards.... more



Sabeel   

Sabeel
United Arab Emirates, 2010, 20 min.
In the mountains of the UAE, a pair of young brothers sell fruit by the roadside in hopes of earning enough money to take care of their ailing grandmother.... more



Small Change   

Small Change
Ireland, 2010, 18 min.
Karen, a struggling, young single mother in Northern Ireland, escapes her troubles by sitting for hours playing the slot machines, until her escape becomes an addiction that puts herself and her daughter in jeopardy.... more



Tasnim   

Tasnim
Israel, 2010, 12 min.
A headstrong young Bedouin girl is determined to bring her father – the tribal leader – coffee despite tribal rules against women entering his tent, in this gorgeous slice of exotica from the Middle East. ... more



Yogurt Cups   

Yogurt Cups
Czech Republic, 2010, 12 min.
This delightful short introduces us to a crotchety old widower who lives alone on his farm and the young, voluptuous caretaker who turns his life around.... more




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