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UNIVERSAL SHORTS SHOWCASE

111 mins

UNIVERSAL SHORTS SHOWCASE

HoMA Doris Duke Theatre
Sun. August 28, 2016 2:00PM

Description

A second helping of awarding-winning short films.

In This Program


  1. BOXEADORA

    Meg SMAKER / USA / 2015 / 16 mins
    One woman defies Fidel Castro's ban on female boxing to follow her dreams of Olympic glory and become Cuba's first female boxer.

  2. HOLE

    Martin EDRALIN / Canada / 2014 / 15 mins
    A daring portrait of a disabled man yearning for intimacy in a world that would rather ignore him.

  3. SAN CRISTOBAL

    Omar Zúñiga HIDALGO / Chile / 2015 / 29 mins
    An unlikely romance develops on a remote island in southern Chile.

  4. TAKE YOUR PARTNERS

    Siri RODNES / UK / 2016 / 12 mins
    Ollie is no ordinary 8 year old boy. But nor will she ever be the girl convention expects.

  5. TRUE COLOURS

    David VALENT / Australia / 2015 / 10 mins
    An increasingly desolate teenage schoolboy creates a coded language using paint colour sample cards to express his secret desires and feelings for the object of his affection.

  6. VESSELS

    Arkasha STEVENSON / USA / 2015 / 16 mins
    A young transgender woman considers a dangerous operation that may be her only option in gaining a more feminine body.

  7. XAVIER

    Ricky MASTRO / Brazil / 2016 / 13 mins
    Nicolas notices that his eleven year old son Xavier spends his time not only playing drums, but also paying attention to a certain type of boys.

Dates & Times

UNIVERSAL SHORTS SHOWCASE

HoMA Doris Duke Theatre
Sun. August 28, 2016 2:00PM