Shows Program 2 – 2014 Sundance Film Festival Fiction and Doc Shorts

With both fiction and documentary, the 2014 Sundance Film Festival Fiction and Doc Shorts ranges from beautiful insight and the struggle to understand the meaning of life to a hilarious, all-too familiar government deposition.

  • 27.4
  • 15.5
  • 5.6
  • 15.6

Director: Frances Bodomo
U.S.A.│12mins│B&W│In English with Chinese subtitles
It's July 16, 1969: America is preparing to launch Apollo 11. Thousands of kilometers away, a group of Zambian exiles are trying to beat America to the moon.

The Cut
Short Film Jury Award: International Fiction

Director: Geneviève Dulude-Decelles
Canada│15 mins│Col│In French with English & Chinese subtitles
The Cut tells the story of a father and a daughter, whose relationship fluctuates between proximity and detachment, at the moment of a haircut.


Director: Rose McGowan
U.S.A.│17mins│Col│In English with Chinese subtitles
Dawn is a quiet young teenager who longs for something or someone to free her from her sheltered life.

I Think This Is the Closest to How the Footage Looked
Short Film Jury Award: Non-fiction

Director: Yuval Hameiri and Michal Vaknin
Israel│9mins│Col│In Hebrew with English & Chinese subtitles
A man with poor means recreates a lost memory of the last day with his mom.

Short Film Jury Award: Non-fiction

Director: Sandhya Daisy Sundaram
Russia│12mins│Col│In Russian with English & Chinese subtitles
Every year, through the endless winters, love takes new shapes and forms.

Metube: August Sings Carmen “Habanera”

Director: Daniel Moshel
Austria│5 mins│Col│No Dialogue
George Bizet`s "Habanera" from Carmen has been reinterpreted and enhanced with electronic sounds for MeTube, a homage to thousands of ambitious YouTube users and video bloggers.


Director: Brett Weiner
U.S.A.│7 mins│Col│In English with Chinese subtitles
A jaded lawyer wastes an afternoon trying to figure out if a dim-witted government employee has ever used a photocopier.

I'm a Mitzvah

Director: Ben Berman
U.S.A.│19 mins│Col│In English with Chinese subtitles
A young American man spends one last night with his deceased friend while stranded in rural Mexico.