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TAFF Short Docs

  • Circle Cinema - Theater 3 10 S Lewis Ave Tulsa, OK, 74104 United States (map)

Spam 3 Ways

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Documentary Short / Runtime: 5 Min / Asian-American
Directed by Christopher Kim

SYNOPSIS: This cheeky blend of recipe video and personal essay explains how Spam, the canned meat product, saved filmmaker Christopher Kim from self-hatred and helped him to love his Asianness.

OUT on the Streets

Documentary Short / Runtime: 17 Min / LGBTQ
Directed by John Haley

SYNOPSIS: A sobering look into the lives of two homeless gay teens in Chicago.

Beautiful Rainbow

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Documentary Short / Runtime: 5 Min / Disability
Directed by Heather Rickles

SYNOPSIS: Meet Matthew and Tay, two students in a program that teaches challenged individuals the ins-and-outs of the farm-to-table restaurant business.

Former Sinners of the Future

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Documentary Short / Runtime: 8 Min / Experimental
Directed by Drew Durepos

SYNOPSIS: A personal and experimental exploration of friendship, memory, and art.

Vietnam Aftermath

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Documentary Short / Runtime: 30 Min / Military
Directed by Tom Phillips

SYNOPSIS: More than 40 years after the end of the Vietnam War, four veterans from New Jersey share their stories for the first time, revealing strength and resiliency on the face of rejection, death, and nightmares.

He's Still Fast

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Documentary Short / Runtime: 27 Min / Immigrant
Directed by Andrew Quinton Holzschuh

SYNOPSIS: A look at an Ethiopian immigrant's first year in America as he rediscovers his love of competitive running after having survived the brutality and horror of political imprisonment in his homeland.