ShortFest at the ACE

Wednesday, November 21, 7:00-9:00PM
ACE Hotel, Palm Springs, The Commune


The Palm Springs International Film Society is excited to introduce a new monthly screening event, ShortFest at the ACE.  On the third Wednesday of each month, ShortFest at the ACE will present themed film programs from the Palm Springs International ShortFest, the largest and most prestigious short film event in North America.


All will be screened for free in The Commune at the Ace Hotel and Swim Club Wednesday, starting at 7pm. Drinks will be served! Shorts will be shown! And hearts will be broken! Start your own love affair with short film at the Ace, every third Wednesday night of the month at 7pm.


SHORTCUTS: A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE OF COMEDY (62 min.)


  • SPECIAL DELIVERY (5 min.) - In which an overly resourceful mailman lets his unfortunate habit get in the way of his duly appointed rounds.

  • FLAMINGO PRIDE (6 min.) - One frustrated flamingo undergoes a rather unexpected identity crisis.

  • TALKING DOG FOR SALE (10 EUROS) (10 min.) - Spotting an ad for an unbelievably clever canine, a skeptical businessman decides to check it out for himself...

  • ELEVEN FIFTY SIX (6 min.) - A deeply distracted wife gets some amusingly unwelcome news from her scheming spouse.

  • SUGAR (7 min.) - When the buxom downstairs neighbor comes to borrow a cup of sugar, her upstairs admirer finds himself in a predicament that's anything but sweet.

  • MARRY, F**K, KILL (2 min.) - A young married couple decide to pass the time by playing an innocent game. Until it's not...

  • BUYER BEWARE (7 min.) - An idiot with an insatiable internet shopping habit buys a whole lot more than he bargained for.

  • MY RABBIT HOPPY (3 min.) - An innocent school assignment leads to amusingly unexpected consequences in this hysterical short from the land down under.

  • PRETTY LITTLE DOGGIE (7 min.) - A young woman with an adorable dog teaches a guy a lesson he probably needed to learn.

  • WHAT'S VIRGIN MEAN (3 min.) - An unexpected question from her daughter puts a mother on the spot.

  • ANGRY UNPAID HOOOKER (6 min.) - This is one girl you do not want to mess with...