Friday, April 20 at Landmark’s E Street Cinema
SHORT CUTS 1
Total Running Time: 91 minutes
Bendito Machine VI: Carry On
France/Spain, 2018, 14 minutes, animation
An inevitable and enigmatic bio-technological interweaving is just around the corner. What can go wrong?
Into the Blue
Antoneta Alamat Kusijanovic
Croatia/Slovenia/Sweden, 2017, 22 minutes, narrative
In the wake of her parent's recent separation, a 13-year-old girl has a moment of reckoning on an idyllic Croatian island.
The Good Mother
Mexico/UK, 2016, 6 minutes, narrative
A Mexican mother embarks on an epic journey to fulfill her son's singular, albeit timely, birthday request.
Judith Loves Martha
USA, 2017, 10 minutes, documentary
Renowned for her brilliant, gestural paintings, 87-year-old artist Judith Godwin describes her creative awakening when, as a college student, she had a chance meeting with Martha Graham.
USA, 2017, 6 minutes, narrative
Learning to drive with dad is a challenging rite of passage in the best of times. These are not the best of times.
USA, 2017, 15 minutes, narrative
A blind date with Michelle goes awry when Seth can’t stop talking about his broken heart. Then the evening takes a notable turn for the worse.
Niki Lindroth von Bahr
Sweden, 2017, 13 minutes, animation
In a suburban shopping center next to a large freeway, low-wage workers channel their existential angst into cheerful musical numbers. The apocalypse is a tempting liberator.
A Brief Spark Bookended By Darkness
USA, 2018, 5 minutes, animation
A hand-drawn animated tale about love in an increasingly dark world.
Filmfest DC - Short Cuts 1Friday, April 20, 2018 8:30 PM