2015 DC Shorts Film Festival

SEPTEMBER 10–20, 2015

Showcase 9


Saturday, September 12, 4:30, 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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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.

Who’s Up?

Comedy • France • 13 minutes

Unable to pay an expensive restaurant bill, a suitor wins his beau’s heart through a series of clever schemes.

A Good Deal

Comedy • France • 21 minutes

Through a series of escalating deals, a mousy factory worker bargains for more than he anticipated.

Touch the Sky

Documentary • Germany • 4 minutes

Despite losing his legs in a Formula One race, a champion driver reclaims glory through cycling.


Drama • Spain • 5 minutes

A mother has to tell her young daughter that they can no longer afford to stay in their home.


AnimationComedy • United States • 4 minutes

A supercharged look into the constant frustration that is driving in traffic.

Oh Lucy!

Drama • United States • 22 minutes

Scammed by her niece and English teacher, a lonely woman learns to come into her own.

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