2015 DC Shorts Film Festival

SEPTEMBER 10–20, 2015

Showcase 10


Saturday, September 12, 5:00, E Street Cinema
Monday, September 14, 5:00, E Street Cinema
Thursday, September 17, 5:00, E Street Cinema

This showcase runs approximately 90 minutes and includes all of the films listed on the page. These films are appropriate for ages 15+.

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AnimationDrama • United States • 3 minutes

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

Dr. Illegal

Drama • Germany • 27 minutes

A political refugee from Iran tries to gain approval to practice medicine in Germany.

Yuri on the Phone

Comedy • Netherlands • 7 minutes

A female devotee of Yuri, the first Soviet cosmonaut, pours her heart out to him over the phone.


Drama • United States • 15 minutes

Executing his mission as drone operator, a young soldier is at odds between his conscience and duty.


Drama • United States • 3 minutes

Lost in his smartphone, a man learns to join the world through an unanticipated jolt.

Gender Bender

Comedy • United States • 7 minutes

At the time, switching genders seemed like a good idea…

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