Shorts Program 4

An international collection of narrative and documentary short films features a variety of genres, styles and subject matter. This program includes six separate films screened back-to-back without interruption.

Dear God

About the Film 

A security guard and a mysterious beautiful woman form a cosmic bond through a series of notes left in the stones of the Western Wall.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
13 minutes

Holy City

About the Film 

In this trippy, zippy cartoon, a vigilante rabbi gets a lesson in intolerance after deciding to rid Jerusalem of what he deems immodest.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
3 minutes

Showfolk

About the Film 

Hollywood vets share wisdom from a lifetime in showbiz. Palm Springs International ShortFest Best Documentary Audience Award winner.

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
23 minutes

Wiener Blut

About the Film 

As she moves into a Jewish retirement home, an elderly woman’s disturbing and dissonant visions signal the dawn of Nazi influence in Croatia.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
8 minutes

The Train

About the Film 

In his final performance, Eli Wallach is a Holocaust survivor teaching a preoccupied young man an important life lesson. Inspired by a true story.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
9 minutes