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SATURDAY MARCH 31
6 pm
SHORTS PROGRAM I

An ecelctic mix of more than 2 hours of short films and music videos. Most of the films are Philadelphia premieres. Many filmmakers will be in attendance. Most of the shorts in the festival will be shown during these two screening programs. Some will also be shown before features during the rest of the week. Just check out the list, they're all here. Lists are NOT in screening order. All times are subject to change, but hopefully not.

FILMS . . .

The Ghost of Sam Peckinpah
Running time:
18min
Director:
Jason Brewer
Official site:
www.ghostofsam.com
An ambitious animation by members of Penn State's senior film class featuring cowboys and horses doing what they do best. Add to that musical performances, comedy, drama, and the resulting concoction is something you won't want to miss.

Chirpy
Running time:
3min
Director:
John E. Goras
Official site:
www.chirpy.tv
This one has to be seen to believed….let’s just say it’s a pretty fucked up animation of inter-species love…which species they are, you’ll have to watch and see!

Dateline: To Catch a Pervert
Running time:
8min
Director:
David Kratz
Official site:
www.direwitfilms.com
Hilarious take on NBC's popular "To Catch a Predator" investigative reports.

Ajax
Running time:
1min
Bad Timing
Running time:
1min
Director:
David Kratz
Official site:
www.direwitfilms.com
Funny anti-drug PSAs.

Brokeback Mountain: The Movie, The Novel
Running time:
2min
Director:
David Kratz
Official site:
www.direwitfilms.com
A promo spot for what would be Oprah's favorite book.

Nintendik
Running time:
6min
Director:
David Kratz
Official site:
www.direwitfilms.com
A man gets his penis stuck in a Nintendo system, and must play a game to get it out.

Surf Gang
Running time:
25min
Director:
Katrina del Mar
Official site:
www.katrinadelmar.com
A gang of hot urban surfer girls called the The Rockaway Ruffnecks leaves its home break and runs a course of chaotic violence with their rivals the Ungratefuls until a call comes in from the other side. Think Goodfellas meets Faster Pussycat, Kill! Kill! From one of our favorite NYC directors, Katrina Del Mar (Gang Girls 2000).

When Broomsticks Were King
Running time:
27min
Director:
Jason Cusato
Official site:
www.parkslopefilms.com
Stickball; a sport born on the streets of Brooklyn. The prize: glory and bragging rights. Told in a documentary style, this film pays tribute to this forgotten sport and all of it’s heroes who’ve played the game.

PacMouse
Running time:
2min
Director:
Leah Meyerhoff
Official site:
www.leahmeyerhoff.com
If life were a video game, the mice would have the highest score.

The 99 Cents Show
Running time:
20min
Director:
Conrad Stojak
Corporate/Industrial commercials with a filthy twist!

X-Treme!
Running time:
4min
D.T.D.
Running time:
2min
Hey Faggot
Running time:
2min
Alcohol Facts
Running time:
1min
Ask Big Black

Running time:
2min
Hinterland
Running time:
1min
Ode to Boobs
Running time:
1min
Ask Ryan Smith
Running time:
3min
Bomb Drop
Running time:
4min
Magic Microwave
Running time:
3min
Director:
Cyrus Helf
Official site:
www.youtube.com/zitlover
A collection of recent shorts directed by Canadian-born Cyrus Helf, director of the classic gross-out movie “Zitlover”. This collection includes some viral videos he directed for French-Canadian sensation Renee Renee (a sensation of what kind we’re not quite sure).

MUSIC VIDEOS . . . VERY SOON!!!

OTHER SHORTS and MUSIC VIDEOS playing at other times during the festival . . . VERY SOON!!!