DC Shorts Film Festival

September 10–19, 2020

Sci-Fi

TWO PUDDLES

ComedySci-Fi • United Kingdom • 6 MINUTES

When a family encounter two radically unusual puddles on a woodland retreat, unspoken tensions finally surface.

THE PHANTOM 52

AnimationSci-Fi • United States • 7 MINUTES

Loneliness is a trucker who calls out on his CB radio waiting for a reply that never comes; a ghost that haunts the deserted highways; and a whale that sings at a frequency no other whale can even hear.

THE GUY

ComedyHorror/SuspenseSci-Fi • United States • 15 MINUTES

Tony struggles to regain control of his mundane existence after it is hijacked by his hyper masculine, undeniably psychopathic alter-ego.

O.I.

ComedySci-FiThriller • Canada • 18 MINUTES

Barry has a unique problem. He came up with a truly original idea. And sharing it has consequences.

NAPTHA

DramaSci-Fi • United Kingdom • 17 MINUTES

Faraz’s quiet life working at an isolated petrol station is turned upside down when his aging father Malik begins to speak in a long-forgotten language and insists on returning back home.

IN FULL BLOOM

DramaFantasySci-Fi • United States • 11 MINUTES

In Full Bloom is a surrealist short film about overcoming the loss of a partner within the parameters of living as a female Vietnamese immigrant.

FLOREANA

AnimationDramaSci-Fi • Denmark • 4 MINUTES

On a remote island in the future, people are training for an important mission. Take a look at the mechanics of this training facility and the creatures within.

CHICHI

AnimationComedySci-Fi • United States • 10 MINUTES

My dog had a dream and told me about it. I made a movie about that dream. This is that movie.

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