April 10-14, 2019 | Denton, Texas, USA

Faithful

2017 | USA | 16 MIN | Texas Premiere Short Film Program #5 Saturday, April 21 / 8:15PM / Movie Tavern 2 Marylu and Lauralie are gay and Mormon ––two identities that might seem to contradict each other. Living in a conservative Mormon town in rural Utah, they must adapt and change their relationship in…

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Serve

2017 | USA | 11 MIN | Texas Premiere Short Film Program #1 Thursday, April 19 / 4:30PM / Movie Tavern 2 Every Tuesday volunteers work in the kitchen and food bank of MEND, a poverty agency in Pacoima, CA. Observe the process of these volunteers as they prepare and serve meals and groceries to…

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Unteachable

2017 | USA | 11 MIN | Texas Premiere Short Film Program #1 Thursday, April 19 / 4:30PM / Movie Tavern Imagine you can’t read. Imagine being expelled from three different schools because teachers have no patience for you. Imagine you reach fifth grade, but you can’t spell your name. Now, imagine a teacher who…

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Burnet Crawl

2018 | USA | 6 MIN | World Premiere Texas Places Program Saturday, April 21 / 4PM / Campus Theatre Burnet Road in Austin, Texas contains 3 iconic bars that have welcomed countless locals and celebrities alike for over 40 years. Even with new ownership taken over in each bar between 2013 and 2015, the…

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Crosstown

2017 | USA | 14 MIN | Texas Premiere Short Film Program #3 Friday, April 21 / 4PM / Movie Tavern 1 For over a hundred years, the Chicago Cubs and their fans were synonymous with losing, “The Lovable Lovers” mythologized in SNL skits and heart-wrenching losses. Another (more successful) professional baseball team, the White…

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Brothers

2017 | USA | 6 MIN Short Film Program #3 Friday, April 20 / 4PM / Movie Tavern 1 Set in the Pacific Northwest, three brothers find refuge and redemption from a troubled home through their love of fly fishing for steelhead and the enduring relationships they forge on the river. Director/Producer: Randy Kerr Writer/Producer:…

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Mongolian Chronicles

2018 | USA | 30 MIN | World Premiere Short Film Program #3 Friday, April 21 / 4PM / Movie Tavern 1 Mountains, coal smoke and long winters – “so cold that Russian vodka freezes” blanket the cities of Mongolia in smog for several months each year. Louis Vuitton, Burberry and Armani have opened shop…

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Texas Paranormalists

2016 | USA | 12 MIN Short Film Program #2 Thursday, April 19 / 6:45PM / Movie Tavern 2 A small community of paranormal practitioners live and work in and around North Texas. Ghost investigators and seekers of the spirit world form a community of outsiders with a shared belief system and an unshakable passion…

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Hotel Al

2017 | USA | 24 MIN | Texas Premiere Short Film Program #2 Thursday, April 19 / 6:45PM / Movie Tavern 2 A quick-tongued, Cajun hustler celebrates his 55th year working for the oldest family-owned hotel in America. Director: Colleen Keeley Producers: Nathan Johnson, Frank J. Monteleone, Anne Burr, Colleen Keeley www.fullarmorfilms.com/documentaries/

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Barcelona in Black

2016 | Spain | 8 MIN | Texas Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 6:00PM / Movie Tavern 2 Few cities have undergone such a drastic, complete makeover in such short order while successfully retaining its enduring spirit and allure as Barcelona. Experience this beautiful, multifarious city as the film chronicles the 30-year metamorphosis from an…

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Short Films

Deborah Paris is a world renowned Plein Air painter. Nature is a muse for this artist.

The Ancient Forest

2018 | USA | 10 MIN | World Premiere True Texas Travel Program Saturday, April 21 / 4:45PM / Campus Theatre Deborah Paris is a world renowned Plein Air painter, who moved from Taos, NM, to Clarksville, TX, to paint Red River County’s Lennox Wood, a perfectly preserved forest in North East Texas owned by…

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Interviews with some of our favorite people and places in the San Antonio, TX.

The Best People & Places of San Antonio, Texas!

2018 | USA | 10 MIN | World Premiere Texas Places Program Saturday, April 21 / 4PM / Campus Theatre Interviews with some of our favorite people and places in the San Antonio, TX area including Texas Western Wearhouse, Michele Petty, Ottea Taxidermy & Game Processing, The San Antonio 300th Anniversary Celebration, Tejas Rodeo Company,…

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A musical short tribute to that OTHER Dallas knoll... Shot in Dallas, Denton and Toronto.

The Classy Knoll

2018 | USA | 5 MIN | World Premiere Texas Places Program Saturday, April 21 / 4PM / Campus Theatre A musical short tribute to that OTHER Dallas knoll… Shot in Dallas, Denton and Toronto. Produced by Cell Phone Cinema and Halifax’s Schooner Films. Director/Writer: Ian Johnston (in attendance) Producers: Ian Johnston, Kevin Jollimore

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For 80 years, a unique downtown stadium in East Texas has kept silent vigil over the small town of Jacksonville, Texas.

The Historic Downtown Tomato Bowl

2018 | USA | 7 MIN | World Premiere True Texas Travel Program Saturday, April 21 / 4:45PM / Campus Theatre For 80 years, a unique downtown stadium in East Texas has kept silent vigil over the small town of Jacksonville, Texas. Come along on this sentimental journey during a day in Jacksonville where community…

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After 32 years of delivering mail in a town south of Seattle, U.S. Postal Service letter carrier Katie Schlilaty is one day away from retirement.

The Last Swing

2017 | USA | 12 MIN | Texas Premiere Short Film Program #2 Thursday, April 19 / 6:45PM / Movie Tavern 2 After 32 years of delivering mail in a town south of Seattle, U.S. Postal Service letter carrier Katie Schlilaty is one day away from retirement. The people she has brought letters to reflect…

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Dr. Carlo Musso has walked the line of his own morality as he participates in lethal injection executions in the State of Georgia, while personally opposing capital punishment.

The Sandman

2016 | USA | 19 MIN | Texas Premiere Short Film Program #5 Saturday, April 21 / 8:15PM / Movie Tavern 2 Dr. Carlo Musso has walked the line of his own morality as he participates in lethal injection executions in the State of Georgia, while personally opposing capital punishment. Explore Dr. Musso’s own moral…

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On August 19, 2016 the first concert of a Polish band took place inside a volcano.

The Volcano Concert

2017 | Poland | 20 MIN | World Premiere Short Film Program #5 Saturday, April 21 / 8:15PM / Movie Tavern 2 On August 19, 2016 the first concert of a Polish band took place inside a volcano. Maciej Fortuna’s group performed 120 meters below the ground level in a magma chamber inside the Thrihnukagigur…

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A young art student from Switzerland arrives for six months in Tel Aviv. Through drawing he will learn to analyse, understand and free himself to this contrasted environment.

Travelogue Tel Aviv

2017 | Switzerland | 6 MIN | Texas Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 3:30PM / Movie Tavern 1 A young art student from Switzerland arrives for six months in Tel Aviv. Through drawing he will learn to analyse, understand and free himself to this contrasted environment. Director/Writer: Samuel Pathey Producer: Gerd Gockell Music: Patrick Overney,…

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Imagine you reach fifth grade, but you can't spell your name.

Unteachable

2017 | USA | 11 MIN | Texas Premiere Short Film Program #1 Thursday, April 19 / 4:30PM / Movie Tavern Imagine you can’t read. Imagine being expelled from three different schools because teachers have no patience for you. Imagine you reach fifth grade, but you can’t spell your name. Now, imagine a teacher who…

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Syrian Refugee teens meet with Maplewood, New Jersey teens in a summer program known as Village to Village.

Village to Village

2017 | USA | 9 MIN | Texas Premiere Short Film Program #4 Saturday, April 21 / 12PM / Campus Theatre Syrian Refugee teens meet with Maplewood, New Jersey teens in a summer program known as Village to Village. Director/Producer: Max Goldstein (in attendance)

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Waco, situated on the banks of the Brazos River, halfway between DFW and Austin, is known for its storied past of bizarre occurrences and tragic events.

Waco: That’s My Hometown

2018 | USA | 8 MIN | World Premiere Texas Places Program Saturday, April 21 / 4PM / Campus Theatre Waco, situated on the banks of the Brazos River, halfway between DFW and Austin, is known for its storied past of bizarre occurrences and tragic events. However, in recent years the tight-knit community of “Wacoans”…

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In this whimsical documentary short, Paul Foyle, an amateur beekeeper from the Irish Midlands, rehouses one of his hives and talks about his lifelong attraction to the hobby.

Wild As Can Bee

2018 | Ireland | 3 MIN | World Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 5:45PM / Movie Tavern 1 In this whimsical documentary short, Paul Foyle, an amateur beekeeper from the Irish Midlands, rehouses one of his hives and talks about his lifelong attraction to the hobby. Director: Katherine Foyle This film is paired with the…

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A Mexican cobbler in South Central Los Angeles has a fascinating past as a pro-boxer.

Zamora: The Sole of a Boxer

2016 | USA | 5 MIN | Texas Premiere Short Film Program #3 Friday, April 21 / 4PM / Movie Tavern 1 A Mexican cobbler in South Central Los Angeles has a fascinating past as a pro-boxer. Through interviews, re-enactments and footage of his current life, it presents the story of how one man’s past…

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