Student Shorts 

Friday April 15th, 11:59pm

"Calling"
Director:  Yi Zhang
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Teresa is a quiet and weird girl. It seems that she is mute. However, her dad believes that she has autism, instead of physical problem. One day, Teresa finally speaks out, and her family is in a disaster.

"Cold Deceit"
Director:  Clay Bloodworth
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A young small-timer in the world of North Carolina crime calls on his more experienced friend to help him out of the amateurish mess he's made.

 

"The Blue & the Beyond"
Director:  Youri Dekker
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The Blue & the Beyond is the story of a young, imaginative man named Charlie, who is searching to find someone like him in a world where he is different in every way.

"Wonder In The Smokies"
Director:  Drew Perlmutter
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The town of Elkmont, Tennessee once stood as booming vacation destination, serving as a weekend getaway for big city folk. With the establishment of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park, the land that Elkmont sat on was bought. It was only a matter of time before the town began to fade away with the chaining of the seasons.

"Aspects"
Director:  Adam Wright
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A man is living in two simultaneous realities; In one he is Roy McPhearson, a dangerous criminal on the run who has manipulated an innocent girl into living a secluded life with him in the woods; In the other he is Sterling, a struggling actor who puts on the front of a lavish life. When Sterling screens a performance of his for a young actress, the screen becomes a portal through which the two realities intersect.

"Rosso Papavero"
Director:  Ivana Sujova
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Once upon a starry night, a small boy with the head full of fantasies witnesses dreamlike circus performances. 
Dazed by endless chain of glittering attractions he realizes that the price for a ticket to the fantastic circus tent is too high and gate between reality and dream is closing.

"Boom!"
Director:  Wyatt Walker
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Two old friends reunite

“The Life and Times of Thomas Thumb Jr.” 
Director:  Ryan Fox
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Thomas Thumb Jr. is unlike any other man. He has a giant thumb for a head and he'll do whatever it takes to achieve the American Dream.

“Nightshade” 
Director:  Maggie Foster
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You are what you eat

“#HELP” 
Director:  Peter Engelmann
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Virág, a young student has lots of friends and suitors on the internet, but one night she gets into trouble and needs help, in real life. But the most important question is: Have you recorded it?

“e-Social” 
Director:  Natalia Lampropoulou
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The story takes place in 2035. In this world, the e-A&Ω Corporation can create holograms that are identical to dead people based on their social networks. Anna recently lost her husband, so she decides to create his hologram.

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