Regional Shorts Program

Saturday, June 1st
7PM at Zinema

 
On election night, a janitor feels cheated out of a life he might have lived when his own clone becomes the President. He goes on a bender to seek justice, encountering new forms of prejudice, dismissal, and classism. In a society where the morality around cloning is dividing the masses, physically looking like the newly elected President has its own dangers…

On election night, a janitor feels cheated out of a life he might have lived when his own clone becomes the President. He goes on a bender to seek justice, encountering new forms of prejudice, dismissal, and classism. In a society where the morality around cloning is dividing the masses, physically looking like the newly elected President has its own dangers…

A dark family drama set during the space race of the 1960's, utilizing stop-motion animation and archival footage to elucidate a time of heated social and political tension.

A dark family drama set during the space race of the 1960's, utilizing stop-motion animation and archival footage to elucidate a time of heated social and political tension.

A hopeless romantic discovers an unlikely intruder and finds love at first fight.

A hopeless romantic discovers an unlikely intruder and finds love at first fight.

A creepy, crawly experimental stop motion animated film featuring heaping helpings of innards, brains, fur and plenty of eyeballs, inspired by the  ViBRATiONLAND  song, " Stabacab " from the album  Private Bits .

A creepy, crawly experimental stop motion animated film featuring heaping helpings of innards, brains, fur and plenty of eyeballs, inspired by the ViBRATiONLAND song, "Stabacab" from the album Private Bits.

A teenage musician broken apart by his girlfriend's suicide uses music to transform his grief into inspiration and begin the healing process.

A teenage musician broken apart by his girlfriend's suicide uses music to transform his grief into inspiration and begin the healing process.

Set against the Iowa farmlands, Knee High follows Calvin Melbourne as he struggles to keep hold of the reins to the family farm while learning to parent his young son.

Set against the Iowa farmlands, Knee High follows Calvin Melbourne as he struggles to keep hold of the reins to the family farm while learning to parent his young son.

A typical daydream of the modern-day zoo penguin!

A typical daydream of the modern-day zoo penguin!

Through music, a woman encounters her past self.

Through music, a woman encounters her past self.

A woman, trying to get away with murder, receives help from the creature who lives in the drain under her bathroom sink. A short horror story in the vein of 'The Twilight Zone'.

A woman, trying to get away with murder, receives help from the creature who lives in the drain under her bathroom sink. A short horror story in the vein of 'The Twilight Zone'.

Ana learns to witness her own value when she ingeniously discovers a do-it-yourself cure for her ghosted heart.

Ana learns to witness her own value when she ingeniously discovers a do-it-yourself cure for her ghosted heart.

An animated short about the virtues of simplicity, and the double-edged sword of greed.

An animated short about the virtues of simplicity, and the double-edged sword of greed.

In this prelude to his 2020 feature film, Gravedigger Dave presents a story about a strange haunting at the Norshore Theater.

In this prelude to his 2020 feature film, Gravedigger Dave presents a story about a strange haunting at the Norshore Theater.