2015 DC Shorts Film Festival

SEPTEMBER 10–20, 2015

Drama

Vlado

Drama • United States • 20 minutes

In 1975 Sao Paulo, a journalist turns himself in for questioning to the police — and is never heard from again.

I’m In The Corner With The Bluebells

Drama • United Kingdom • 15 minutes

Half-siblings Julie and Ricardo meet for the first time and find an unwanted attraction.

Sunderland Shorts Film Fest: Winner, Best Drama

Steven Caught a Star

Drama • Netherlands • 19 minutes

The only place nine year old Steven can escape from his home situation is in his imagination.

Sunderland Shorts Film Fest: Winner, Audience Award

Road

Drama • United Kingdom • 7 minutes

We all travel together down the same path, but the journey is always different.

Sunderland Shorts Film Fest: Winner, Best Regional Film

Dinner’s Served

Drama • Lebanon • 13 minutes

An old Armenian couple, living on the memories of their lives where they used to work as stage actors, prepare a new-year’s eve dinner for their family to reunite.

Sunderland Shorts Film Fest: Winner, Best Foreign Film

Companion

AnimationDrama • United States • 3 minutes

A stray puppy suddenly appears to brighten up a lonely boy’s world.

Play Date

Drama • United States • 15 minutes

A girl befriends a homeless woman who was once a renowned chef.

Strings

Drama • United Kingdom • 14 minutes

Convinced his dad is a spy, Luke embarks on a journey that leads him to discover the awkward truth.

We Have to Talk

Drama • Sweden • 9 minutes

A couple meets in a cafe to discuss their relationship, only for one to realize it is not what he expected.

Take Me

Drama • Canada • 11 minutes

A nurse working with the disabled questions his principles when his job requires more than what he bargained for.

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