SYNDICATED SHORTS 2018


In an effort to support the community of young filmmakers and give exceptional short films an audience on the big screen, Syndicated Shorts was founded in 2018 and conceived of as a seasonal selection of short films designed to compliment our regular programming. 


Season 2 - July-Oct 2018


"Red Delicious"
dir. Ian Hurdle, Luke Williams, and Justin Gilman

4 min. iPhone 6.
http://lukelukeluke.com/
http://ianhurdle.com/
https://www.justingilman.com/


An honest man is faced with unholy temptation. Will he resist the calling, or plummet into a realm of eternal punishment?

Screened prior to the following shows...

HEREDITARY
- 7/16 @ 9:40
- 7/18 @ 9:40
- 7/22 @ 9:10
- 7/23 @ 9:20
- 7/25 @ 9:30

THE VVITCH
- 7/24 @ 9:35
 
HOUSE OF THE DEVIL
- 7/27 @ 11:59
 
LET THE RIGHT ONE IN
-9/8 @ 10:50
 
MANDY
-10/1 @ 9:20


"Arrangement in Blue and Gold No. 1"
dir. Erica Schreiner

2 min. VHS.
http://www.ericaschreiner.com/


A blue Peep candy bunny head leaves the rest of the bunny heads to dance with the blue flowers and become special.

Screened prior to the following shows...

HEARTS BEAT LOUD
- 7/27 @ 6:50
- 7/28 @ 6:40
- 7/29 @ 6:40
- 7/30 @ 9:25
- 7/31 @ 7:00

DON'T WORRY, HE WON'T GET FAR ON FOOT
-8/20 @ 7:00
-8/21 @ 9:45
-8/22 @ 7:00

EIGHTH GRADE
-9/18 @ 9:20
-9/19 @ 7:00
 

"Satellite Strangers"
dir. James Bascara

6 min. Animation.
http://www.jamesbascara.com/


A strange cacophony.

Screened prior to the following shows...

CAT PEOPLE
- 7/13 @ 11:59

SUSPIRIA
- 7/20 @ 11:59
- 7/21 @ 11:55

JURASSIC PARK
-8/17 @ 11:59
-8/18 @ 11:55

MADELINE'S MADELINE
-9/24 @ 9:45
-9/25 @ 7:00
-9/26 @ 9:20

SELECTIONS FROM THE AVANT-GARDE
-9/27 @ 8:40


"Clarissa Explains All of It"
dir. Manolo Moreno

4 min. Animation.
http://www.manolosomething.com/


A meditation on human connection and self promotion

Screened prior to the following shows...

THE CANYONS
- 7/14 @ 11:59

SORRY TO BOTHER YOU
-8/6 @ 9:35
-8/7 @ 9:45
-8/8 @ 9:35
-8/13 @ 9:30
-8/14 @ 9:30
-8/15 @ 9:30

WET HOT AMERICAN SUMMER
-8/18 @ 7:00
-8/18 @ 9:25

SORRY TO BOTHER YOU
-9/1 @ 11:00
-9/4 @ 9:20
-9/5 @ 9:20


Season 1 - Feb-April 2018


"Red Flower"
dir. Stella Rosen

3 min. Animation.
https://vimeo.com/stellarosen


A plant consumes its owners blood, comes alive, and steals them both away to complete their life cycle in the wilderness.

Screened prior to the following shows...

2018 OSCAR NOMINATED ANIMATED SHORT FILMS
- 2/16 @ 7:20
- 2/16 @ 11:59
- 2/17 @ 3:30
- 2/17 @ 8:05
- 2/19 @ 7:00
- 2/20 @ 7:00
- 2/21 @ 7:15
- 2/23 @ 9:25
- 2/23 @ 11:40
- 2/24 @ 5:55
- 2/24 @ 10:35
- 2/25 @ 8:15


"Closer"
dir. Julia Anrather / Luke Slattery

3 min. Music Video. Sci-fi.
http://juliaanrathermusic.com/


A literal interpretation of an artist reinventing herself, this narrative music video explores the darker side of crafting a new identity.

Screened prior to the following shows...

I, TONYA
- 3/23 @ 9:10
- 3/24 @ 6:20
- 3/24 @ 9:10
- 3/25 @ 4:00
- 3/27 @ 9:40
- 3/28 @ 6:55

THOROUGHBREDS
- 4/9 @ 7:00
- 4/10 @ 7:00
- 4/11 @ 7:00
- 4/16 @ 9:20
 

"Pierre Andre Simmons"
dir. Jenny Groza

8 min. Documentary.
http://www.thefilmshop.org/jenny-groza/


Pierre Andre Simmons' life is filled with so much more than the overflowing shopping carts and garbage cans most people associate with New York City can and bottle collectors. Pierre chooses the grueling work of collecting cans and bottles each day, plays the piano by night, and knows what he values more than anything else: freedom.

Screened prior to the following shows...

2018 OSCAR NOMINATED DOCUMENTARY SHORT FILMS
- 2/18 @ 5:55
- 2/18 @ 10:35
- 2/25 @ 3:30

A FANTASTIC WOMAN
- 3/24 @ 3:40
- 3/25 @ 6:50
- 3/25 @ 9:30
- 3/27 @ 7:00
- 3/28 @ 9:45

TEHRAN TABOO
- 4/23 @ 7:00
- 4/24 @ 9:15


"disillusionment of 10 point font"
dir. Greg Condon

1 min. Typewriter animation.
http://www.hiddenjunk.net/


a collection of playfully animated words, created on a typewriter

Screened prior to the following shows...

THE MAN WHO WASN'T THERE
- 2/8 @ 9:05

LOGAN NOIR
- 2/15 @ 6:00
- 2/15 @ 9:00
- 2/22 @ 6:00
- 2/22 @ 9:00

INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS
- 3/1 @ 9:30

BICYCLE THIEVES
- 3/8 @ 9:25

BRIEF ENCOUNTER
- 3/22 @ 7:00

THE DAY THE EARTH STOOD STILL
- 3/29 @ 6:55

THEM!
- 4/5 @ 6:50

REEFER MADNESS
- 4/19 @ 7:00