2015 DC Shorts Film Festival

SEPTEMBER 10–20, 2015

Modern Relationships


Tuesday, September 15 @ 7:00pm Landmark's E Street Cinema Ellen-McCarthy3The Boy-Meets-Girl storyline certainly has changed over the years. Watch some very modern relationships — friendly, romantic and even antagonistic. After the screening stay for a discussion and book signing with The Washington Post's Ellen McCarthy, feature writer and author of The Real Thing: Lessons on Love and Life from a Wedding Reporter's Notebook. Discuss the shorts and pose your own modern relationship questions to Ellen! Have a relationship advice question for Ellen? Ask it anonymously when you purchase your ticket and she may address it at the discussion!

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Little Brother

Comedy • Canada • 16 minutes

Antoine, a troubled teen, spends one last day goofing around with his wordly Big Brother.

The Ring Thing

Drama • United States • 8 minutes

On holiday with her boyfriend, a woman finds an engagement ring seemingly discarded by another woman.

For Better, For Worse

Drama • Israel • 19 minutes

The dynamic relationships of three couples is explored when they spend time at a local hospital.

Help Point

ComedyDrama • United Kingdom • 13 minute

Two people meet while searching for their cars in an airport parking lot.

Check, Please!

Comedy • Canada • 13 minutes

A spunky, single foodie seeks romantic company to dine with her.

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