Award Winning Shorts


Green Hills Cinema- Theater 5 Thu, Apr 22, 2010 5:15 PM


The Letter

United States, 2009, 23 minutes

Director: Edward Heffernan

Within the lonely confines of his house, Alfred’s elderly life works like clockwork. It isn’t until mysterious and anonymous letters arrive that he is driven mad by his loneliness.


United States, 2009, 18 minutes

Director: Clay Jeter


Kenny, 10, and his sister Lou Ann, 9, are paid five bucks to keep their mouths shut when their half-sister Erleen, 15, brings an older boy over to their trailer one afternoon, but when Kenny's Daddy shows up and almost catches Erleen in the act, Kenny and Lou Anne are put to the test.




United States, 2009, 4 minutes

Director: Tim Rauch & Mike Rauch

In February 2006, 12-year-old Joshua Littman, who has Asperger's Syndrome, interviewed his mother Sarah at StoryCorps. Their one-of-a-kind conversation covered everything from cockroaches to Sarah's feelings about Joshua as a son. 

The Spine

Canada, 2009, 11 minutes

Director: Chris Landreth

The Spine uses a twisted, beautiful and highly original visual aesthetic to look at the ways individuals evolve, adapt and break. 

Canada, 2009, 20 minutes


The Armoire

Director: Jamie Travis

11 year-old Aaron plays a game of Hide and Seek in which his friend Tony is never found. The mystery of their relationship and of their queer attachment to the armoire in Aaron's bedroom can only be revealed, it turns out, through hypnosis.


The City In the Sky

Italy/United Kingdom, 2009, 26 minutes

Director: Giacomo Cimini

Do sex-worker androids have a soul?