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Sundance Shorts

Sundance Shorts On Tour

June 25, 1 & 4pm | Horowitz Center at Howard Community College

*Adult themes/Explicit language

5 Films About Technology

Written and directed by Peter Huang. 2016, Canada, 5 minutes.
Take a satirical look at the dumber side of technology.

And The Whole Sky Fit In The Dead Cow’s Eye

Short Film Jury Award: International FictionWritten and directed by Francisca Alegría. 2016, Chile, U.S.A., 19 minutes.
In Spanish with English subtitles. Emeteria is visited by the ghost of her patrón , Teodoro. She believes he has come to take her to theafterlife—but he has more devastating news.

Come Swim

Written and directed by Kristen Stewart. 2017, U.S.A., 17 minutes.
This is a diptych of one man’s day, half impressionist and half realist portraits.

Lucia, Before and After

Short Film Jury Award: U.S. Fiction. Written and directed by Anu Valia. 2016, U.S.A., 14 minutes.
After traveling 200 miles, a young woman waits out Texas’s state-mandated 24-hour waiting period before her abortion can proceed.

Night Shift

Written and directed by Marshall Tyler. 2017, U.S.A., 15 minutes.
Get a glimpse into a day in the life of a bathroom attendant in a Los Angeles nightclub.


Written and directed by Renata Gasiorowska. 2016, Poland, 9 minutes.
Alone at home one evening, a young girl decides to have a solo pleasure session—but not everything goes according to plan.

Ten Meter Tower

Directed by Maximilien Van Aertryck and Axel Danielson. 2016, Sweden, 16 minutes.
In Swedish with English subtitles. People who have never been up a 10-meter diving tower must choose whether to jump or climb down in this entertaining study of people in a vulnerable position.