Year: 2018

mi-fi

mi-fi

A very lazy man invents a teleportation device in order to maintain his lazy lifestyle.

Look

Look

Human activity does not always have a positive effect on our planet. The short animated film Look explores natural cycles of exchange between humans and animals. Dare to look and change the world.

Great! Lakes

Great! Lakes

In the small town of Knife River, Minnesota, twin sisters Pamela Matson and Patricia Canelake make candy the old fashioned way, using recipes invented by their grandfather in the early 1900s.

Fight Like a Girl

Fight Like a Girl

In this short documentary, Victoria “VikkiKitty” Perez, Priscilla “Port”Sortino, and Taylor “Xaltis” Rose, three South Florida women, push through the male-dominated competitive video gaming scene. Their efforts throughout the 2016 season break through the stigmas designed to hold them back and demonstrates to other girls that they should also dare to compete. Fight Like a Girl is a celebration of women in competitive video gaming and an evaluation of the problems they face.

Door Jam

Door Jam

Two college kids endure the most awkward encounter known to man—getting stuck in a doorway.

Cosmic Connection

Cosmic Connection

In the far reaches of space a lonely astronaut must leave his comfort zone to join a party with his friends.

Butterflies

Butterflies

When Peter sees a girl, Robin, that he thinks is beautiful running the local coffee cart, he is overcome with nervousness. He gets butterflies in his stomach, which only seem to increase his anxiety. As he attempts to fend off the butterflies, he unknowingly demonstrates his persistence and strength to Robin in his quest to talk to her.

Burning Heart

Burning Heart

A music video for the song Burning Heart by the band Better Ride. The adventures of two guys in pursuit of the two ladies that they’ve been smitten by.

Attack of the Potato Clock

Attack of the Potato Clock

In an 80’s elementary school, a mutated potato clock rises from death in a stormy night to get revenge on the cafeteria’s lunch lady who is chopping potatoes—creatures of his own kind.

Our Tiospaye // Our Family

Our Tiospaye // Our Family

South Dakota’s reservations are too often defined by deficit narratives. Poverty, unemployment, substance abuse . . . these themes obscure the profound relationships and rich cultural legacies that are the heart of life in Indian country.

This is the story of three Pine Ridge-bound Teach For America educators who arrived with radically disparate perspectives on the place. Shaped by the contours of the land, the support of their communities, and the strength of their students, each discovered a deeper purpose. Each in their own way found a tiospaye, a family.

Night Call

Night Call

A newly promoted police officer, living in and patrolling Inglewood, is forced to make a life-altering decision when she encounters a familiar face on a routine patrol.

Adulthood

Adulthood

Sunny and Zack have to teach their childhood friend how to be an adult after he awakens from a 20-year coma.

Water Lily

Water Lily

To the oblivious eye, Lily has lived a seemingly happy and healthy life with her mother and father. Unfortunately, this idealized version of her family was never the one she experienced. Her father, Samuel, is an abusive drunk who takes out his problems and insecurities on Lily’s mother, Alice. The abuse grows more frequent and aggressive over time, taking a toll on Alice. Her depression increases until she reaches her breaking point after a fight with Samuel. Lily deccides to take her future freedom and happiness into her own hands.

The Long Goodbye

The Long Goodbye

A young couple finds that the folksy mannerisms of family can be a front for something sinister as they attempt to leave and return home.

Sundogs

Sundogs

A single mother and her 4-year-old daughter struggle to survive a homeless night in the oilfields of North Dakota.

small talk

small talk

A young man struggles to accept that his mom is terminally ill.

Leading Man

Leading Man

Trying to get “back in the game” at a singles party, Robert and Mickey have to overcome some serious conditions.

The Candlelight Witch

The Candlelight Witch

To pass the time during a blackout, three siblings tell a scary story that proves to be more dangerous than legend.

relativ(ity)

relativ(ity)

A young scientist inherits her father’s ambition to discover time travel.