SHORTS: Memories & Mementos (Screening Committee Selects)
Pictures are worth a thousand words in these cinematic souvenirs from the screening committee’s favorite selections.
In This Program
Russ Kendall / Short Films / USA / 2017 / 23 minsUrban archeologist Scott Jordan unearths 300 years of New York City’s garbage to create 21st century art work.
Charlie Tyrell / Short Films / Canada / 2017 / 14 minsFilmmaker Charlie Tyrell seeks to better understand his emotionally distant late-father through the personal belongings he left behind.
Colin Levy / Short Films / USA / 2018 / 5 minsA personal reflection about an unusual sketchbook that captures a lifetime of memories, connecting three generations through drawings, writings, and dialogue.
Clay Haskell / Short Films / USA / 2018 / 18 minsSince 1952, generations of North Dakota families have attended dances at Johnson’s Barn. But when the farm’s owner falls ill, he and his family face a heartbreaking decision.
Jen and Ric Serena / Short Films / USA / 2017 / 43 minsRobert Townsend, a photo realist painter, discovers his latest Kodachrome muse in an old collection of slides, embarking on a journey to find out more about the life of “Helen.”