2022 Festival

Friday Evening Shorts

Please note: The films in this program have subtitles.

Riverwalk Theatre / 228 Museum Dr, Lansing MI 48933 /    Alcohol offered

Cost: $5 / Tickets: At the door only

Drama, Narrative Short, Subtitles

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Broken Pipe

Nico is eighty, lonely and stubborn. And he needs to make a decision which will affect the future of his family.

Iris Ben Moshe / 2018 / 25 minutes / Hebrew / Israel

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Luana plays between trains and swings while she waits for her father on the other side of the line.

Pedro Magano / 2018 / 23 minutes / Portuguese / Portugal

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Moderately Satisfied

When visiting her terminally ill mother for the first time in months, an estranged daughter finds new answers about her relationship with her bitter mother, while filling out a patient satisfaction survey. For the first time, the two finally meet halfway

Hind Anabtawi / 2018 / 13 minutes / Arabic / United Arab Emirates

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Accidents escalate and pile up when a bickering young couple finds themselves trapped within their wrecked car.

David Cocheret / 2018 / 6 minutes / Netherlands

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The Old Man and the Dead

An old man who lives in a cafe far away from town is committing suicide but a truck driver interrupts him.
The driver has found a dead body and asks the old man to keep the body till dawn so the hearse will come and collect it.
But hours later the old man realizes that the body is alive and he gets scared…

Amirreza Falaki / 2018 / 17 minutes / Persian / Iran, Islamic Republic of

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Until Forever (Hasta Siempre)

*DIRECTOR IN ATTENDANCE* It is 1990. The revolution in Nicaragua has finally come to an end, leaving a wife and her husband struggling to find a way to pick up the pieces of their broken hearts.

Katharine Mahalic / 2018 / 10 minutes / Spanish / Nicaragua