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Why the Anderson Children Didn't Come to Dinner (2003 Short Film)
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Three seven year-olds endure the culinary abuses of their mother. When Mother's aversion to brown eggs gets out of hand, young Chester, Eliza and Godfrey take a stand. (16 mins.)
Director: Jamie Travis
 
2.
Frida Kahlo & Tina Modotti (1984 Documentary)
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(29 mins.)
 
3.
Windowbreaker (2006 Short Film)
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A string of break-ins create a wave of paranoia in small-town suburbia. (11 mins.)
Director: Tze Chun
 
4.
Bugcrush (2006 Short Film)
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A small-town loner's fascination with the new kid in town leads him into something much more sinister than he could ever have imagined. (36 mins.)
Director: Carter Smith
 
5.
Bottle Rocket (1994 Short Film)
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Dysfunctional friends Dignan and Anthony plan and execute a robbery with their pot-growing friend, Bob. (13 mins.)
Director: Wes Anderson
 
6.
Blossoms & Blood (2003 Video)
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A collection of alternate takes and deleted material from the Paul Thomas Anderson film Punch-Drunk Love... (12 mins.)
 
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The Lunch Date (1989 Short Film)
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A woman misses her train and buys lunch in a café. When she returns to her table, a man is eating her salad. (12 mins.)
Director: Adam Davidson
 
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Dimmer (2005 Documentary)
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A documentary look at the lives of a gang of blind teenage boys as they roam the crumbling rust belt neighborhoods and factories of Buffalo, NY, looking for trouble and girlfriends. (12 mins.)
Director: Talmage Cooley
 
9.
When the Kid Was a Kid (2011 Short Film)
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Taha, a ten years old, is involved in a play in which children imitate their parents' roles. Living with his divorced mother, Taha understands new things about his mom by playing her role. (17 mins.)
 
10.
Two Cars, One Night (2004 Short Film)
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Sometimes first love is found in the most unlikely of places, like in the carpark outside the Te Kaha pub. (12 mins.)
Director: Taika Waititi
 
11.
Long Branch (2011 Short Film)
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On a cold winter's night, Lynn's quest for a one night stand is complicated when the guy she goes home with lives two hours away via public transit. (14 mins.)
 
12.
Columbite Tantalite (2013 Short Film)
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(12 mins.)
 
13.
Billy's Balloon (1998 Short Film)
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A balloon wraps itself around a young child's hand, bringing him higher and higher, much to the child's delight... but... (6 mins.)
Director: Don Hertzfeldt
 
14.
Black Rider (1993 Short Film)
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A young black man is verbally harassed by an older woman on a streetcar, while the other passengers remain silent. He finally exacts his revenge. (12 mins.)
Director: Pepe Danquart
 
15.
Six Shooter (2004 Short Film)
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A black and bloody Irish comedy about a sad train journey where an older man, whose wife has died that morning, encounters a strange and possibly psychotic young oddball.... (27 mins.)
Director: Martin McDonagh
 
16.
Short Term 12 (2013)
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A 20-something supervising staff member of a residential treatment facility navigates the troubled waters of that world alongside her co-worker and longtime boyfriend. (96 mins.)
 
17.
Short Term 12 (2008 Short Film)
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A day at a group home for troubled adolescents. Denim is the head counselor, involved somehow with Natalia... (21 mins.)
Director: Destin Cretton
 
18.
The Armoire (2009 Short Film)
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After a game of hide-and-seek, 11-year-old Aaron is hypnotized to solve the mystery of his missing friend. (22 mins.)
Director: Jamie Travis
 
19.
Cargo (2013 Short Film)
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Stranded in the midst of a zombie apocalypse, a man sets in motion an unlikely plan to protect the precious cargo he carries: his infant daughter. (7 mins.)
 
20.
The Amputee (1974 Short Film)
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A double leg amputated woman sits and writes a long meandering letter while her ineffective nurse attempts to attend to her stumps. (9 mins.)
Director: David Lynch
 
21.
This Time (2010 Short Film)
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A soldier back from war tries to win the love of his life back before she marries another man. (15 mins.)
 
22.
The Strange Thing About the Johnsons (2011 Short Film)
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A dark domestic melodrama/satire about the ties that bind and the ties that really bind. (28 mins.)
Director: Ari Aster
 
23.
Bag Man (2014 Short Film)
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BAG MAN is the understated story of a 12 year old African American boy, who takes us on an introspective... (15 mins.)
 
24.
The Red Balloon (1956 Short Film)
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A red balloon with a life of its own follows a little boy around the streets of Paris. (34 mins.)
 
25.
Meshes of the Afternoon (1943 Short Film)
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A woman returning home falls asleep and has vivid dreams that may or may not be happening in reality. Through repetitive images and complete mismatching of the objective view of time and space, her dark inner desires play out on-screen. (14 mins.)
 
26.
Patterns (2005 Short Film)
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Director: Jamie Travis
 
27.
High Maintenance (2006 Short Film)
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In the near-future, a woman whose robotic husband fails to meet her standards returns and upgrades him for a better version with standards that she now fails to meet. (9 mins.)
Director: Phillip Van
 
28.
The Door (2013 Short Film)
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Director: Ava DuVernay
 
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Boneshaker (2013 Short Film)
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An African family, lost in America, travels to a Louisiana church to cure its problem child. (12 mins.)
Director: Frances Bodomo
 
30.
Black Girl in Paris (2013 Short Film)
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When a down on her luck aspiring writer runs out of money after moving to Paris, she meets a street-smart prostitute who takes her on a whirlwind adventure of passion, self-discovery and uninhibited sexual freedom. (20 mins.)
Director: Kiandra Parks