Nothing As It Seems: An Outdoor Screening of Film Shorts
The last date listed for Nothing As It Seems was Friday, Aug 5, 2011 / 8:00pm.
Musician_* *_*Sondra Sun-Odeon* will perform before the screening._*
*_8:00pm: Doors Open
8:30pm: Live Music
9:00pm: Films Begin
11:30pm: After Party at Bar Matchless (557 Manhattan Ave. at Driggs Ave.) _*
The Strange Ones_ (Christopher Radcliff and Lauren Wolkstein | New York, NY | 15 min.)*
A man and a boy, traveling to an unknown destination, find respite in a motel swimming pool. But an unseen tension begins to mount, exposing a complicated, dangerous, and secret world lurking beneath the surface.
Erica Wexler Is Online* (Doron Max Hagay | Brooklyn, NY | 14 min.)*
Erica Wexler’s Facebook is a work of art. There is a constant influx of wall posts from her Facebook friends asking questions — and Erica’s great about responding. She’s decidedly on top of her Facebook shit. The thing is, Erica Wexler is dead.
Henley* (Craig Macneill | New York, NY | 11 min.)*
Ted Henley lives with his father in their rundown motel on a desolate stretch of road. He earns his tiny allowance by collecting the roadkill that litters the highway. But when the motel cash register starts to run dry, Ted decides to turn his attention to bigger game.
Herkimer DuFrayne – 7th Grade Guidance Counselor* (Shaka King | New York, NY | 11 min.)*
The worst day in the worst life of the worst guidance counselor in America.
_*Traumdeutung*_* (Lauri Warsta | UK | 5 min.)*
A curious taxidermist mounts a Freudian inquiry into the interpretation of squirrels in dreams.
Magic for Beginners* (Jesse McLean | Chicago, IL | 20 min.)*
An examination of the mythologies found in fan culture, from longing and obsession to psychic connections and Celine Dion covers.
Disappearance* (Zachary Volker | New York, NY | 9 min.)*
A young woman is given cryptic warnings and photographed from afar.
Dead Hands* (Sarah Daggar-Nickson | New York, NY | 14 min.)*
Ben is meeting his girlfriend, Sophie, in an airport hotel room. He can’t stay long, and he can’t let his hands touch her.
I Do Air* (Martina Amati | UK | 7 min.)*
A little girl chickens out on the high dive. It is only when the pool has cleared that she can return, with her own kind.
The Nest* (Ethan Clarke | San Fracisco, CA | 4 min.)*
Some pests have decided to settle in Esther’s backyard.