Comedy, Drama, Documentary, Short, Sport, Foreign | 2017 | NR.0hr 39min CAST: Various DIRECTOR: Various
Official 2016 Tacoma Film Festival Selection
Don’t languish in your cubicle -- make lunch break great with two distinct matinee short film packages. Bring your lunch to the theater and enjoy dessert compliments of Europa Bistro.
UK | 5 min | Director Nilesh Bell Gorsia
Two rival gangs clash on a council estate.
UK | 5 min I Director Andrew Margetson
A portrait of a dancer. Lauren Cuthbertson, principal dancer at UK’s Royal Ballet, reveals the brutal reality of being a top ballerina and performs a mesmerising piece of choreography.
3. GONE VIRAL
Ireland | 7 min I Director Charlo Johnson
Eddie Whelan and Senan Byrne are both mental health nurses that share a unique pastime by entertaining millions of people with comedic six second videos (also known as Vines).
4. THE CURATOR
USA | 12 min | Director Andrew Putschoegl
A profile of Clyde Doepner, the only official full-time curator in Major League Baseball.
5. CONCERNING THE BODYGUARD
USA | 10 min | Director Kasra Farahani
Based on the short story of the same name by Donald Barthelme and read by author Salman Rushdie, this is a story about power, conspiracy, and the overthrow of a dictator in an unknown Near Eastern country.