SHORTS: THE OCEAN
Total running time 70 min
“Here come the waves down by the shore, washing the soul of the body that comes from the depth of the sea.” A deep dive into tales where courage, self-confidence, and renewal are front and center.
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Marianne Farley, Canada 2021, 20 min
This medical thriller shows how the commonplace can become forbidden in a dystopian future.
Grace Sloan, US, 2021, 11min
A fabulous tribute to ’70s science-fiction cinema.
Boys and Girls
Caroline Liviakis, US, 2021, 6min
A highly kinetic dance film presents an irresistible battle of wills.
Bold Cutters Make Great Friends
Ariel Iman Rose, US 2021, 9min
There are few words but a ton of emotions, and laughs, in this empowerment parable.
God’s Daughter Dances
Byun Sung-bin, South Korea, 2020, 25 min
A trans dancer’s efforts to opt out of mandatory military service forces a gutsy confrontation.
We will be joined in person for an onstage conversation with Bolt Cutters Make Great Friends director Ariel Rose, and Boys and Girls director-choreographer Caroline Liviakis.
Monday, Oct 11, 8:00pm, Smith Rafael Film Center
$10 All admissions
Available in US only
$6 Member | $8 General