2022 Festival

Saturday Shorts @ 5


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

Cost: $5 / Tickets: At the door only

Comedy, Coming-of-Age, Drama, Music Video, Narrative Short

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Little Church

Michael, the 10 year old son of a pastor, is plagued with anxiety and confusion as he attempts to connect with his father while struggling to make sense of the culture he’s entrenched in.

Zachary Cunningham / 2018 / 15 minutes / English / USA

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Thirsty Eyes – 838

838 is a music-video taking place in its own dark & obscure Eastern European world, a constant escape from oneself in a schizophrenic nightmare.
Triggered by a sudden encounter on a lonely road, the protagonist’s grasp of reality starts to fall apart — at fast pace.

Ioan Gavriel / 2018 / 6 minutes / English, Polish / Austria

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A couple welcomes their first born son into the world. Tensions slowly arise over a disagreement which lead them into questioning their identity.

Ray Savaya / 2018 / 6 minutes / English / Canada

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Jed’s family isn’t how he remembered it.

Ryan McGlade / 2018 / 13 minutes / English / USA

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Las Vegas. A hotel’s room. Two women. Elsa does not know exactly what she is doing. For Mrs. Taylor, the secret is to turn to those who are never sure if they are aware of their own evil.

Javier Kühn / 2017 / 15 minutes / English / Spain

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I Can't Even

Emily Diana Ruth / 2018 / 8 minutes / English / Canada

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*FILMMAKERS IN ATTENDANCE* A property dispute between two neighbors sheds light on shared hardships.

Shelby Alayne Antel, Andy Hones / 2018 / 7 minutes / English / USA

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Hair Trigger

School shooting survivor Sadie, her mother Terry, and Sadie’s best friend Elyse struggle to reconcile the night before the rest of Sadie’s classmates return to school without her.

Taylor Schafer / 2018 / 8 minutes / English / USA