Late Night Shorts

Late Night Shorts

Showtime: 10:00PM on Saturday, September 21st, 2019

18+ Suggested Audience


Blue Sunday

Blue Sunday

A high school senior begins to question her church’s teachings after a youth group celibacy talk.

2019 / USA / 9 min. / Drama, Comedy
Directed by Allison Webster
Cast: Christina Parrish


Higher Space

Higher Space

Two stoner friends must evade the Space Police to get to the greatest party in the galaxy!

2019 / USA / 11 min. / Animation
Directed by Vitaliy Strokous
Cast: Xavier Aguilera, Ryan Matias, David Ochs


Pate

Pate

The Cold War is in full swing when a bumbling accountant invites the sweet new neighbors for dinner, only this sad sack hasn’t accounted for his darling wife’s appetite.

Hailed as the “boldest,” “most layered,” and “distinct” thesis film by the Academy Award Nominated Faculty of the Graduate Film and Television Production Program of Loyola Marymount University, Pâté is Matthew Emery’s most playfully subversive film to date.

2019 / USA / 17 min. / Drama
Directed by Matthew Emery
Cast: Jim Holmes, Deborah Vancelette, Ryan Patrick McGuffey, Shelby Wilson


The Deplorable Existence of Monster Mt. vs. Dreamo Hernandez

The Deplorable Existence of Monster Mt. vs. Dreamo Hernandez

A somnambulistic prince named Dreamo Hernandez loses his family to a monster, and he doesn’t know what to do. So he runs to Seattle, and then he gets distracted by a composition of threaded animated shorts, meant to feel like a bizarre dreamscape.

2019 / USA / 10 min. / Animation, Experimental
Directed by Bradley Oliver Wilkinson-Vega
Cast: Bradley Oliver Wilkinson-Vega, Kristen Lound, Poppy and Ida Lound


Creatures of Cowardice

Creatures of Cowardice

Daily life and fantasies of taxi drivers…

2018 / Japan / 16 min. / Experimental
Directed by Touji Sawamura


Salty

Salty

“Salty” is a performance piece which explores both the expression and internalization of violence on the female body. “Salty” combines performance video and the documentation of actual injuries sustained by the artist during violent incidents.

2019 / New Zealand / 3 min. / Experimental
Directed by Emma Varker


The Coming of Cindy Claus

The global, religious, tyrannical dictator Father figure that is Sinterklaas learns a lesson taught by the whip, handled by his long-lost lesbian twin sister Cindy Claus. He takes a turn for the feminine and undergoes ancient mid-winter rituals.

2019 / USA / 24 min. / Experimental
Directed by Reinilde Jonkhout