Best Student Shorts

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In God We Trust (2000 Short Film)
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A speeding truck sends Robert into purgatory, with the probability of a warm climate. He escapes to Earth and tries to fix things before purgatory catches up with him. (17 mins.)
Director: Jason Reitman
 
2.
Rocks (2003 Short Film)
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Apparently, rocks are having conversations all around us, but they talk very, very slowly... (8 mins.)
 
3.
Over Time (2005 Short Film)
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Puppets refuse to accept the death of their puppet-master. (5 mins.)
 
4.
They're Made Out of Meat (2005 Short Film)
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After years of investigation, an alien meets with his partner in a diner to discuss an unbelievably shocking discovery. (8 mins.)
Director: Stephen O'Regan
 
5.
Twitch (2005 Short Film)
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Twitch portrays a young girl's conflicted relationship with her disabled mother and her irrational fear that the disability is contagious. Slamdance Grand Jury Prize winner and Student Academy Awards finalist. (10 mins.)
Director: Leah Meyerhoff
 
6.
The Honeyfields (2006 Short Film)
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The Honeyfields is the story of two brothers, Robbie and Benji growing up in a poor, rural California town... (34 mins.)
Director: Matthew Gordon
 
7.
I'll Meet You in Your Womb (2006 Short Film)
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A surreal journey into the life of sex crisis counselor Mark whose therapy sessions increasingly unravel his own personal life. (26 mins.)
Director: Brian Davila
 
8.
John Doe and the Anti (2006 Short Film)
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A theory about predestination and a knack for finding trouble lead to a missing pinky, a bloody nose and a dead body. It's either chance or fate when John Doe and his pal Anti end up in the middle of Nowhere Arizona, twice. (19 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Rush
 
9.
Small Avalanches (2007 Short Film)
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Still a child but longing to be an adult, thirteen year-old Nancy overcomes her first real threat as a female when an older man aggressively pursues her on her way home. (14 mins.)
Director: Gillian Munro
 
10.
The Sunday Man (2007 Short Film)
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The misadventures of a remarkably peculiar man, who has some very unusual ideas about who he is. (15 mins.)
 
12.
The Art of Drowning (2009 Short Film)
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Ponders the possibilities of what awaits us at the end of our life. (2 mins.)
Director: Diego Maclean
 
13.
Kavi (2009 Short Film)
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The story of a young boy who attempts to escape from the brick kiln where he is forced to work as a bonded labor slave in India. (19 mins.)
Director: Gregg Helvey
 
14.
God of Love (2010 Short Film)
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A lovestruck, lounge-singing darts champion finds his prayers are answered -- literally -- when he mysteriously receives a box of love-inducing darts. (18 mins.)
Director: Luke Matheny