Stephen Kang
New Zealand | 2011 | 14m

The life and hard times of a human-sized plush toy, formerly a children’s TV star, now a waiter in a Chinese restaurant. Winner, Grand Prix, Cannes Critics Week.

The Five Stages of Grief

The Five Stages of Grief
Jessica Brickman
USA | 2011 | 11m

Death is both an aid and an impediment to romantic bliss in this wry comedy about the mourning after, co-starring Fran Kranz and Jason Ritter.

Bird Spider

The Bird Spider / La Migala
Jaime Dezcallar
Spain | 2011 | 14m

A lovelorn man enters into a deadly game of chance when he intentionally sets a poisonous arachnid loose in his apartment.


Libor Pixa
Czech Republic | 2010 | 10m

A lonely graffiti-drawn tiger wanders the walls and sidewalks of Prague looking for companionship.

The Runner
Ana Lazarevic
Serbia and Montenegro / USA | 2011 | 17m

In the lush and weedy Serbian countryside, a first time human trafficker becomes stranded with the Roma boy he is assigned to deliver.

The Strange Thing About the Johnsons

The Strange Thing About the Johnsons
Ari Aster
USA | 2011 | 28m

In the picture-perfect Johnson family, a scandalous secret bubbles to the surface with outrageous, darkly comic complications.