2017 Sundance Film Festival Short Film Tour
2017 Sundance Film Festival Short Film Tour The 2017 Sundance Film Festival Short Film Tour is a 95-minute theatrical program of seven short films selected from this year's Festival, widely considered the premier showcase for short films and the launchpad for many now-prominent independent filmmakers for more than 30 years. Including fiction, documentary and animation from around the world, the 2017 program offers new audiences a taste of what the Festival offers, from laugh-out-loud comedy to contemplative reflextions of the world we live in. 5 Films About TechnologyWritten and directed by Peter Huang. 2016, Canada, 5 minutes.Take a satirical look at the dumber side of technology. And The Whole Sky Fit In The Dead Cow's EyeShort Film Jury Award: International FictionWritten and directed by Francisca Alegría. 2016, Chile/U.S.A., 19 minutes. In Spanish with English subtitles.Emeteria is visited by the ghost of her patrón, Teodoro. She believes he has come to take her to the afterlife—but he has more devastating news. Come SwimWritten and directed by Kristen Stewart. 2017, U.S.A., 17 minutes.This is a diptych of one man's day, half impressionist and half realist portraits. Lucia, Before and AfterShort Film Jury Award: U.S. FictionWritten and directed by Anu Valia. 2016, U.S.A., 14 minutes.After traveling 200 miles, a young woman waits out Texas's state-mandated 24-hour waiting period before her abortion can proceed. Night ShiftWritten and directed by Marshall Tyler. 2017, U.S.A., 15 minutes.Get a glimpse into a day in the life of a bathroom attendant in a Los Angeles nightclub. PussyWritten and directed by Renata Gasiorowska. 2016, Poland, 9 minutes.Alone at home one evening, a young girl decides to have a solo pleasure session—but not everything goes according to plan. Ten Meter TowerDirected by Maximilien Van Aertryck and Axel Danielson. 2016, Sweden, 16 minutes. In Swedish with English subtitles.People who have never been up a 10-meter diving tower must choose whether to jump or climb down in this entertaining study of people in a vulnerable position.