July 16 - 18, 2020
To Be Alone With You Shorts Program
Friday, July 15 at 6:00 pm - 112 min. TRT
Jamie & Jonathan
dir. by Kyle C. Mumford - USA - 16 min.
When a young dad chooses a career over family and fails, he is given a second chance to be somebody; becoming the father he never was when asked to drive his estranged son to a funeral.
By the Horns
dir. by Brenna Powers - USA - 4 min. - film website
A lonely cow falls in love with a mechanical bull through the windows of a seedy bar, and must brave a hoard of drunk rednecks to rescue the object of her affection.
dir. by Jenna Kanell - USA - 4 min. - film website
Despite being told as a child he would never speak or walk, Vance accomplished what doctors thought was impossible. But now he has a new challenge: dating.
Dreaming of Peggy Lee
dir. by James Everett - United Kingdom - 11 min. - film website
Two children escape their oppressive care home to sneak into a 1940's jazz club in London
In the Clouds
dir. Marcelo Mitnik - Argentina - 20 min. - film website
The difference between how we think romance should work and how it actually does is at the comedic heart of EN LAS NUBES, an exploration of cultural disagreements about intimacy, love, and marriage proposals in the age of YouTube.
dir by Tara Brenninkmeyer - Germany - 21 min. - film website
Albert and Marta, both in their late 70s, live across the street
from one another in a bustling section of Berlin's Mitte district.
Every day at 9am, the two neighbors meet - each in their perspective windows - to watch the world unfold below them. One morning, the clock strikes nine but there is no sign of Albert.
dir. by Sylvester Alfonso - USA - 12 min - film website
Rachel is unnerved by the security cameras and the odd noises in the studio during her first night shift. She is the only person there, or so she thinks.
dir. by Stephanie Ard - USA - 10 min.
On the day of her father’s passing, 15-year-old Mishelle deals with grieving in her own way.
dir. by Robert Kondo, Daisuke 'Dice' Tsutsumi - Japan - 14 min. - film website
Have you ever wondered what happens to your forgotten objects?
In this story, those objects with its 'memory' still attached end up rising from the waters of the magical lake.