SHORTS: THE OCEAN

SURPRISE
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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Frimas

Marianne Farley, Canada 2021, 20 min

This medical thriller shows how the commonplace can become forbidden in a dystopian future.

Death Valley

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 by Caroline Liviakis, director, 7 Boys and Girls; Ariel Rose, director, Bolt Cutters Make Great Friends for an onstage conversation.

GET TICKETS

IN-THEATER

Monday, Oct 11, 8:00pm, Smith Rafael Film Center

$10 All admissions

ONLINE

Available in US only

$6 Member | $8 General 

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