Get ready for a feast of the senses! This year’s Shorts program is a buffet of tasty morsels that range from stories of finding your place and family bonds, to LGBTQ expression, the obstacles of love and the varying effects of anxiety.
Zenas Cao / Shorts / USA / 2016 / Bay Area Connection, Narrative Fiction, Short / 12 minsA young man battles his depression, going through the motions of his life. Will he be able to overcome his crippling isolation?
Jason Karman / Shorts / Canada / 2016 / 9 minsTold through the single point perspective of a dash cam inside a car, TWO-SIDED RIDE provides an intimate outlook into the life of Alex—a gay driver for a ride-booking service—as he encounters passengers and misfortunes in his search for a romantic connection in the city.
Jon Osaki / Shorts / USA / 22 minsYONSEI EYES is a film about two fourth generation Japanese Americans who embark on a pilgrimage to the site of the Tule Lake Segregation Center.
Precedes: Resistance at Tule Lake