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Monday, October 17 • 6:00pm - 8:02pm
Shorts Program 3: Rising To The Challenge

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(95 min)

(FINLAND, 21 min)
Writers: Joel Rahkonen and Sonia Stenius
Director: Joel Rahkonen
A police officer gets an opportunity to show what he’s made of when the Norwegian bicycle mafia kidnaps Pierre, the son of his sweetheart.

(UK, 16 min)
Writer: George Kellock
Director: Joshua Benson
A scientist struggles to bring organic life to a remote planet. Forced to face the prospect of failure after months of unsuccessful attempts, he seeks the hope needed to persevere.

The Bathtub
(AUSTRIA, 13 min)
Writers: Tim Ellrich and Dominik Huber
Director: Tim Ellrich
Three brothers try to dive back into their childhood by recreating an old family picture in the bathtub.

The Blondes
(SPAIN, 17 min)
Writer/Director: Carlota Martínez Pereda
After coming into possession of another woman’s credit card, Marta dyes her hair blonde to engage in some light identity theft. With the help of fellow blonde Pepa, Marta’s crime spree goes a little too far.

(AUSTRALIA, 8 min)
Writer/Director: Lucas Testro
When the city's superhero finds himself short of a sidekick, he comes up with an unlikely solution to his staffing problems.

That Kinda Night
(USA, 20 min)
Writers: Jeremy King and Chelsey Cummings
Director: Clayton Witmer
Kev always thought that there was only one girl for him. When an alien invasion destroys the city, he begins to realize how right he was.

Monday October 17, 2016 6:00pm - 8:02pm CDT
Galaxy Highland 9 presented by Dove Chocolate