Not So Short Shorts – Some Drama, Some Laughs
In This Program
Michael T. Flores / Shorts / El Salvador / 2017 / Drama / 20 minsA cleaning woman steals a Salvadoran Civil War map and hunts for treasure in the hopes of reuniting with her son.
Ryan Casselman / Shorts / USA / 2016 / Drama / 29 minsGabriela is a young woman on the verge of adulthood, who lives with her family in a diverse neighborhood. Struggling with her identity, Gabriela is forced to reckon with herself when her life comes to an abrupt halt. Finding beauty in life’s quietest, yet most meaningful moments, Our Barrio is an exploration of the Latino American experience -- and the human experience-- as it delves into the topics of compassion, community, and overcoming adversity.
Shalini Adnani / International, Shorts / United Kingdom / 2016 / Comedy, Drama / 17 minsIn an unusual morning at work, people sit and wait, contemplating life and the dead man hanging in front of them in a Mexican factory.