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American Short Film Program: A Little Bit Of Everything

  • Circle Cinema, Theater 2 (map)

The Scary Ham

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Narrative Short / Runtime: 15 Min
Directed by Sue Mroz

SYNOPSIS: Two middle-aged sisters sorting through 50 years' worth of family memorabilia reconnect, as they contend with their late father's beloved ham.

Martini Bombini O'Feeney Moonay


Narrative Short/ Anim / Runtime: 6 Min / Okie Ties
Directed by Gerard Mooney

SYNOPSIS: A hand drawn animation about an eight-year-old boy who builds his own hydrogen powered racecar to enter in the Big Race. When they find out he’s only eight, they turn him down. He doesn’t like that and decides to enter anyway.

Melt: A Smoking Story

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Documentary Short / Runtime: 9 Min
Directed by Jules Renault

SYNOPSIS: From Texas to Paris, smoking meat every day is their motto. A behind the scenes look of two Parisians and a Texas Pitmaster coming together with their love for barbecue

Granny Kills

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Narrative Short / Runtime: 5 Min / OK Ties
Directed by Wes DeHart

SYNOPSIS: A grandmother attempts to kill her annoying grandson.

Dear Sylvia

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Narrative Short / Runtime: 10 Min
Directed by Ruby Lanet

SYNOPSIS: Thirteen year old Shea deals with the small but consuming pains of adolescence by writing diary letters to Sylvia Plath.

Yous Got Somethin', Right There


Narrative Short / Runtime: 4 Min
Directed by John Nunn

SYNOPSIS: Two friends try to have a nice meal.

Liquid Soul

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Narrative Short / Runtime: 13 Min
Directed by Allen Phillips

SYNOPSIS: Heartbroken and high from huffing gasoline, a psychotic fuel tanker driver plots revenge on the girl that broke his heart, her whole family, and their dog.

Dead Trail

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Narrative Short / Runtime: 5 Min / OK Ties
Directed by Max Federman

SYNOPSIS: Oklahoma Territory, 1897, two cavalry deserters flee pursuit of a Pinkerton, only to find something much worse waiting for them.


Narrative Short / Runtime: 10 Min
Directed by Troy Lustick

SYNOPSIS: A Machiavellian/ Shakespearian plot, while meditating on the Americana obsession with football, adolescent homoeroticism, and the power of the female body on young men.

Red Hoodie

Narrative Short / Runtime: 27 Min / Okie Ties
Directed by Drew Allen, Alex Allen and Hunter Cates

SYNOPSIS: After continually being bullied at school, Raymond tries to take matters into his own hands with results he may not have expected.