Late Night Shorts


Son A sheltered kid cons his way into a sick day. Left alone for the first time, he stumbles upon a sinister family secret. (Dir. by Judd Meyers, 2015, USA, 14 mins.)

The Umbrella Factory An animated short based on “The Monkey’s Paw.” (Dir. by Nick and Lexie Trivundza, 2015, USA, 4 mins.)

Pop-Up Porno: m4f A painfully ill Dutch Montrealer has to use the bathroom while his date is in the shower. (Dir. by Stephen Dunn, 2015, Canada, 4 mins.)

Myrna the Monster A heartbroken alien dreamer from the moon transitions into young adult life in Los Angeles just like any other twentysomething. Myrna is voiced by Kathleen Hanna, lead singer of Bikini Kill and Le Tigre. (Dir. by Ian Samuels, 2015, USA, 14 mins.)

Palm Rot An old Florida fumigator discovers a mysterious crate in the Everglades that ruins his day. (Dir. by Ryan Gillis, 2015, USA, 8 mins.)

Hummingbird’s Wings Experimental short bridging the gap between live action and animation, documentary and poetry. (Dir. by Dustin Grella, 2015, USA, 2 mins.)

Pop-Up Porno: m4m A lonely traveler on a business trip to New York finds himself in a heated Grindr chat with his worst nightmare. (Dir. by Stephen Dunn, 2015, Canada, 3 mins.)

Mynarski Death Plummet A completely handmade historical micro-epic combining wartime aviation melodrama with classical and avant-garde animation techniques, Mynarski Death Plummet is a psychedelic photo-chemical war picture on the themes of self-sacrifice, immortality, and jellyfish. (Dir. by Matthew Rankin, 2015, Canada, 8 mins.)

Simon A man prepares for his final entry onto the grand stage, only to be confronted by his inner self. (Dir. by Camille de Galbert, 2015, USA, 12 mins.)

The Horse Raised by Spheres Horse ponders his loneliness. (Dir. by David O’Reilly, 2015, USA/Ireland, 3 mins.)

Pop-Up Porno: f4m A breast cancer survivor tries to reclaim her sexuality. (Dir. by Stephen Dunn, 2015, Canada, 4 mins.)

Ferdinand Knapp Dominque Pinon (City of Lost Children) stars as Ferdinand Knapp, the pre-eminent actor of French theatre, revered by all. In preparing for a new play, the lines between his character’s malevolent personality and his own begin to blur. (Dir. by Andrea Baldini, 2015, France, 15 mins.)

Slashed! Nancy stands up to her murderous lover after a run-in with some of his victims in this slasher comedy musical. (Dir. by Wade Shields, 2015, USA, 12 mins.) Director Wade Shields in person!