SHORT PROGRAM 2
NARRATIVE & DOCUMENTARY SHORT FILMS / Runtime: 89 min.
CATS WANT TO BREAK FREE
NARRATIVE / Runtime: 8 min. / LOCAL TIES
Directed by DRAYKE HORNIG
SYNOPSIS: A cat, in a video, gives a tutorial about making cat videos. But when he tires of this job, he must BREAK FREE.
NARRATIVE / Runtime: 3 min.
Directed by EILEEN O'MEARA
SYNOPSIS: You know the nagging thoughts that start with "Did I leave the coffee on?" and turn into "Am I pregnant with a devil-baby”? This hand-drawn animation explores anxiety, obsession, and one woman’s slippery hold on reality.
NARRATIVE / Runtime: 7 min.
Directed by HENRY KAPLAN
SYNOPSIS: A short film about a zombie who comes to remember the person who he used to be.
I LOVE YOU LIKE SCIENCE
NARRATIVE / Runtime: 7 min. / LOCAL TIES
Directed by MAT MILLER
SYNOPSIS: A poem from a broken heart.
NARRATIVE / Runtime: 13 min.
Directed by ERIN SANGER
SYNOPSIS: A family's plan to stage an intervention unravels.
DOCUMENTARY / Runtime: 14 min.
Directed by MICHAEL FEQUIERE
SYNOPSIS: Twelve-year-old jazz drummer Kojo Odu Roney reflects on his tireless work ethic, learning from his mentor and father, saxophonist Antoine Roney, and the current state of jazz music.
DOCUMENTARY / Runtime: 11 min.
Directed by ADAM ROFFMAN
SYNOPSIS: Two friends stumble upon the holy grail of movie memorabilia in the most unlikely of places.
GIRTY FAMILY SINGERS
DOCUMENTARY / Runtime: 6 min. / LOCAL TIES
Directed by JEREMY CHARLES
Produced by FireThief Productions and Cherokee Nation Businesses
SYNOPSIS: For generations, the Girty family has shared and passed down Cherokee songs.
NARRATIVE / Runtime: 13 min. LOCAL TIES
Directed by JAKE LURVEY
SYNOPSIS: An old man and a boy meet on the road to Tulsa.
SWIMMING IN THE DESERT
NARRATIVE / Runtime: 15 min.
Directed by ALVARO RON
SYNOPSIS: In the drought-stricken town of Agua Dulce, a ten-year-old girl challenges her grandfather, to follow a crazy plan that will bring water back to the dry river.