Shorts Program: Life’s Ups and Downs

(105 min)

No matter what life throws at them, these shorts will not quit. This collection displays characters’ determination in the face of hardship.

Saturday, June 29, 2019 5:30 PM
Shorts Program: Life’s Ups and Downs (Kingsley Rm #2)

The Berkeley Oceanfront Hotel
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Shorts Program: Life’s Ups and Downs (Kingsley Rm #2)

Saturday, June 29, 2019 5:30 PM

The Berkeley Oceanfront Hotel

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List of films included in this program:

Parasite Paradise

Director: Noah Resnick
Animation short
Educational, Scientific, Comedy | USA | 7 min
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A parasite’s ambitions are crushed when it unexpectedly dies, prompting it to return from the grave as different species in search of a human host.

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J CITY HEIGHTS: BEAR AND BITCOIN

Director: Kyle John Blake, Kenyon Hoag
Narrative short
Comedy | USA | 25 min
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Blake and his roommate Bear (a North American black bear) live in Jersey City, New Jersey. They are constantly struggling to pay rent, but after finding $50,000 on the body of a dead bum (Episode …

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Remnants

Director: Dana Woods
Narrative short
Surrealism, Drama | USA | 12 min

Alone in an unending forest, a girl must decide whether or not to help an injured stranger.

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Rockaway Sunset

Director: PJ Landers
Narrative short
USA | 15 min

When a feisty woman is diagnosed with a terminal illness, she resolves to reach a family milestone only to be sidetracked by a chance meeting with a stranger who nearly kills her.

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The Most Magnificent Thing

Director: Arna Selznick
Narrative short
Animation, Family | Canada | 22 min

The Most Magnificent Thing is an inspirational story about a little girl with a creative spirit, determined to make great things. Joined by her best friend, her pet dog, the two happily explore the world, …

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The Dance

Director: A.J. Ciccotelli
Narrative short
Drama, Romance | USA | 24 min
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After sitting in his drawer for twenty years, Oliver Boltzman decides to finish his play “The Dance” in time for its world premiere.  The cast features his wife, Clara, in the role of Kerry – based on …

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