DC Shorts Film Festival

September 10–19, 2020

Musical

TRAPPED IN THE CITY OF A THOUSAND MOUNTAINS

DocumentaryMusical • Netherlands • 22 MINUTES

A new phenomenon of authentic Chinese rap has taken the internet by storm. Yet lurking beyond this unexpected rise in popularity, there is a sinister struggle for freedom of speech. Rappers navigate these tricky waters after new censorship is announced.

REAL LETTER FROM CHARLES III

AnimationMusical • Spain • 3 MINUTES

Charles III of Spain wrote a letter to his parents explaining intimate details about his wedding night. This film reproduces and reimagines that letter as a reggaeton song.

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