2019 Short Films

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Paradigm Now: The Albizia Project

2018 | USA | 5 MIN | Texas Premiere Friday, April 12 / 3:30PM / Alamo Drafthouse 7 Saturday, April 13 / 12:30PM / Campus Theatre Is the albizia tree a destructive force disrupting native ecosystems and communities in Hawai’i, or the material that can awaken new paradigms through thoughtful design? Paradigm Now dives into…

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Places Disturbed

2018 | USA | 13 MIN | Texas Premiere Short Film Program 5: All of Us Saturday, April 13 / 2:00PM / Alamo Drafthouse 1 Filmed during a month-long residency at Guadalupe Mountains National Park in West Texas, this experimental documentary meets essay film explores the adjacency of protected wilderness and a neighboring oil boom…

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Record Store Day in Denton

2019 | USA | 3 MIN | World Premiere True Texas Travel Program Saturday, April 13 / 5:30PM / Campus Theatre Denton, Texas celebrates the annual Record Store Day. A musical portrait shot over several years/Record Store Days. Featuring Bob Eaton and his Lone Star Boys. Director: Ian Johnson

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Running Wild

2019 | USA | 2 MIN | World Premiere True Texas Travel Program Saturday, April 13 / 5:30PM / Campus Theatre / 2 min To be Wild is to be in our natural state. This film follows the journey of one filmmaker across the long stretches of highway that bring us all together. Director: Eric Hunter (In attendance)

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Sound and Sole

2018 | USA | 7 MIN | Texas Premiere Short Film Program 4: Play On Friday, April 12 / 6:30 PM / Alamo Drafthouse 1 Arthur Grimes was born and raised in the Appalachian mountains. He is the only professionally working, African-American buck dancer in Boone, North Carolina. In this short documentary, Arthur recounts his…

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Steiner’s Workshop

2018 | USA | 13 MIN | Texas Premiere Friday, April 12 / 8:00PM / Alamo Drafthouse 8 Saturday, April 13 / 3:00PM / Campus Theatre Part mad scientist, part inscrutable musician, Nyle Steiner is a singular presence in the world of underground inventors. Beginning as a trumpet player in the 1960s, Steiner’s creativity led…

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Sunflowerman

2018 | USA | 5 MIN| Texas Premiere Short Film Program 6: Point of View Saturday, April 13 / 9:00PM / Alamo Drafthouse 7 Hat wearer, coffee drinker, watch painter, and mens fashion illustrator. Currently located in Fort Worth Texas, Sunflowerman (Matthew Miller) makes a living as an artist thanks to his following on social…

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Take It Outside

2018 | USA | 16 MIN | World Premiere Short Film Program 2: Two by Two Thursday, April 11 / 8:00PM / Alamo Drafthouse 1 Near Denver, Colorado exists a school with no walls, founded by environmental advocate, Megan Patterson. Her vision is to give children, including her son, an education outside the public school…

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Take No Prisoners: A Journey through Time and Music

2018 | USA | 20 MIN | World Premiere Short Film Program 3: Take a Chance Friday, April 12 / 5:30 PM / Alamo Drafthouse 8 Denton local Paul Slavens is a solo musician, radio host, and front man of the famed local band Ten Hands. Craig Welch is the enigmatic front man of the…

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