A program of unique and award-winning short films, all harvested from right here in the great northwest.
50 Hour Slam Winner – Circus Rescue
USA / 6min
Some Lived: An Idaho POW’s Story
USA / 25min
2nd Lieutenant Mark Brooks Calnon recalls memories of World War II as a pilot for the for 8th Air Force, 384th Bomb Group. He recounts experiences of being shot down, captured and interned as a prisoner of war at Stalag Luft III where he witnessed “the great escape” and at Stalag VII-A where he was eventually liberated.
USA / 17min
A young woman joins the labor force working on the railroad during WWI.
50 Hour Slam Winner – Styx
USA / 4min
United by Water: Powwow at the End of the World
USA / 3min
This short film is an excerpt from the feature film “United by Water.”
USA / 30min
In the distant future, James is the last human on Earth. He is raised and protected by a humanoid robot, the Machine, who brings him up on a strange composite religion described in a handheld device called The Manual. The Manual’s teachings fuse aspects of old-world religion and incorporate robots as spiritual beings in the afterlife, alongside and equal to humans.