DC Shorts Film Festival

SEPTEMBER 8–18, 2016

Comedy

Twisted

Comedy • Australia • 6 minutes

At a school reunion, our socially awkward hero must win the girl of his Middle School dreams through a balloon battle with his old bully and school nemesis.

Just A Song

Comedy • United States • 5 minutes

A songwriter shares his new song with his girlfriend and things get a little weird.

A Six and Two Threes

Comedy • United Kingdom • 12 minutes

A short film about two boys from different sides of the tracks who meet when one goes in search of his real father.

Spunkle

ComedyDrama • United States • 11 minutes

A man contemplates fatherhood when his older sister and her free-spirited wife ask him to be the sperm donor and uncle of their baby.

Spoilers

ComedyDramaRomance • United Kingdom • 21 minutes

Two men meet at the end of a plane ride only to become entwined in the doubts of their own love story.

Seeking: Jack Tripper

ComedyDrama • United States • 14 minutes

Tucker and Lance attempt to break the monotony of their marriage by trying to seduce a stranger at their local bar only to learn just how rusty domestication has rendered their pick-up skills.

Syrah

Comedy • United States • 4 minutes

The Metro PCS version of “Siri” takes a hilariously unexpected detour en route to the nearest Arby’s.

So Good to See You

ComedyDrama • United States • 10 minutes

Theo and Frances are an artsy downtown couple driving to a dinner party at their old friend Zoe’s new house in a wealthy suburb of NYC. One overheard cell phone call may jeopardize their friendship forever.

Rated

Comedy • United States • 19 minutes

Maggie must find the courage to own up to her behavior when she wakes to find every adult has received a YELP-like star rating floating over their head.

Modern Love

ComedyRomance • Canada • 20 minutes

With the help of a blind dating app, a lonely routine guy falls in love online.

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