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Short Films 2

USA, Short Documentary, 2016, 7 min
Blood. Sweat. Tears. Joy. This filmmaker had a goal to get a tornado on time-lapse. After nine states, 18 chase days, 20,000 miles driven, 60,000 time-lapse frames shot, and hours and hours and hours of editing, this is the result of that journey.
Directed by Mike Olbinski
Colorado Premiere

Bon Voyage
Switzerland, Short Film, 2016, 21 min

On the Academy Award shortlist

A couple‘s compassion is put to the test when they come across a sinking ship of refugees while on a pleasure trip across the Mediterranean. Subtitled
Directed by Marc Wilkins
Colorado Premiere

High Chaparral
USA, Short Documentary, 2016, 9 min

Winner of Audience Award at the Palm Springs Shorts Film Festival

One of the last places you might expect to find an American-style Wild West theme park is in the middle of a Swedish forest. High Chaparral is busy with tourists in summer, but what do they do in winter? When asked about their new winter activities, owner Emil Erlandsson said that his grandfather would’ve done the same.
Directed by David Freid
Colorado Premier
David Freid in person

USA, Short Film, 2016, 19 min

Winner at 7 film festivals around the world

Maggie, a wife and mother of two, must find the courage to own up to her behavior when she wakes up to find she has received a Yelp-like star rating floating over her head, like all adults. While most everyone has a shining 4 and 5 stars, Maggie’s got just 2.5! How many stars would you have?
Directed by John Fortson
Boulder Premiere
John Fortson in person

Joe’s Violin
USA, Short Documentary, 2016, 24 min

Nominated for a 2017 Academy Award

A violin donated to a local instrument drive
forges an improbable friendship between
91-year-old Holocaust survivor Joe Feingold
and 12-year-old Bronx schoolgirl Brianna
Perez, showing how the power of music
can bring light in the darkest of times.
Directed by Kahane Cooperman
Nominated for a 2017 Academy Award
Boulder Premiere

Just a Song
USA, Short Narrative, 2015, 5 min
When a songwriter plays his new song for his girlfriend, things get a little weird.
Directed by Gina Hirsch
Boulder Premiere

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