2015 DC Shorts Film Festival

SEPTEMBER 10–20, 2015

Online Showcase

Hummingbird’s Wings

Experimental • United States • 2 minutes

This homage to the first motion pictures bridges live action, animation, documentary and poetry.


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.


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.

Switch Man

AnimationComedy • Taiwan • 2 minutes

Switch Man attempts to save his city from an evil praying mantis…if only his belt could work.


Drama • United Kingdom • 14 minutes

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

All You Do is Shag

Comedy • Spain • 6 minutes

A humorous look at relationships — and people who are never satisfied


Comedy • United States • 4 minutes

When a woman names former partners in her phone by sexual attributes, her current boyfriend is not pleased.

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