Chicago Critics Film Festival Shorts Program 1

Begins with Cruising Electric, the shortest film ever to be accepted at Sundance. Dog Food tells the story of a butcher who loses his dog. In Butter Lamp, a young photographer and his assistant take photos of Tibetan nomads aginst diverse and more or less exotic backgrounds. In Seawolf, Alison experiences loneliness, joy and fear as she travels to different worlds through magical boxes. In Godka Cirka – Hole In the Sky, a young shepherdess knows that the day that will change her life forever is about to come. In the animated Yearbook, a man spends 17 years trying to compile the definitive history of human existence before the planet blows up. The Lion’s Mouth Opens, a powerful documentary about a woman confronting her risk of Huntington’s Disease. Finally, Choreography shows how donkeys respond to brief encounters of filmmakers who watch and listen to them.

Begins with Cruising Electric, the shortest film ever to be accepted at Sundance. Dog Food tells the story of a butcher who loses his dog. In Butter Lamp, a young photographer and his assistant take photos of Tibetan nomads aginst diverse and more or less exotic backgrounds. In Seawolf, Alison experiences loneliness, joy and fear as she travels to different worlds through magical boxes. In Godka Cirka – Hole In the Sky, a young shepherdess knows that the day that will change her life forever is about to come. In the animated Yearbook, a man spends 17 years trying to compile the definitive history of human existence before the planet blows up. The Lion’s Mouth Opens, a powerful documentary about a woman confronting her risk of Huntington’s Disease. Finally, Choreography shows how donkeys respond to brief encounters of filmmakers who watch and listen to them.

 

Technical Information

Production Year
2014
Running Time
70 mins

Past Screenings (since April 2nd, 2009)

Saturday, May 10, 2014
1:50pm

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