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Sunday, October 16 • 7:15pm - 9:08pm
Shorts Program 7: Trouble In Paradise

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(93 min)

Other People's People
(USA, 17 min)
Writers: Carlee Briglia and Mike Lavoie
Director: James Fauvell
Nerves abound in the hours before Jesse and Caleb’s wedding.

(ISRAEL, 14 min)
Writer: Tal Miller
Director: Tal Zagreba
Amos arrives home to inform his wife he is leaving her, and walks into his own surprise vow renewal party.

Run Free
Writer/Director: Raynor Arkenbout
Escaping his execution at the hands of Nazi Soldiers, a rebellious Dutch teenager writes a brutally honest love letter to the girl who changed his life.

The Audition
(AUSTRALIA, 9 min)
Writers: Jasmine Roth and Ben Ridgwell
Director: James Thompson
A casual breakfast rendezvous between two housemates quickly descends into an interrogative and sinister exchange when one asks the other to help him read an audition script.

The Goodnight Kiss
(CANADA, 10 min)
Writer/Director: Laura Adkin
Amy and Brandon have just ended what appears to be a very good first date. As they kiss we flash through their entire relationship. Which begs the question: If you knew how a relationship would end, would you start it in the first place?

I Know Jake Gyllenhaal is Going to Fuck My Girlfriend
(USA, 16 min)
Writer: Sean Wing
Director: Nino Mancuso
After seeing a Jake Gyllenhaal movie, Sean becomes convinced his girlfriend is infatuated with the actor. As his paranoia continues, his fear seems to manifest the chance encounter.

Red Apples
(USA, 15 min)
Writer: Ophelia Harutyunyan
Director: George Sikharulidze
On their first day of marriage, a young Armenian bride’s relationship with her husband is tested by the interference of her mother-in- law.

Grand Opening
(USA, 4 min)
Writers: Timothy Reckart and Hana Kitasei
Director: Timothy Reckart
A husband and wife try to spare each other from disappointment when their family restaurant has its anticlimactic Grand Opening.

Sunday October 16, 2016 7:15pm - 9:08pm CDT
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