More Men’s Shorts
(Dir. Danny DeVito, USA, 17m)
A potty-mouthed octogenarian in an assisted living facility gets a big-time surprise engineered by his daughter, in this funny and endearing sketch directed by Danny DeVito.
Films In This Program
BRITNEY-HOLICS ANONYMOUS: A SPEAR-ITUAL AWAKENING
(Dir. Jerell Rosales, USA, 10m)
Coming out for Britney can be lonely, but together we are stronger than yesterday. A lonely, closeted, Britney Spears fan gets a Spear-itual awakening when he comes across an anonymous support group of Britney-holics. We follow the journey of Freddie from denial, curiosity, and finally acceptance.
(Dir. Jacintho Muinos, Australia, 16m)
All Guy wants is an anonymous sexy hookup in Andrew’s apartment, but the morning arrival of Andrew’s grandma turns things a bit awkward in this charming Aussie romance.
(Dir. Robert Guthrie, USA, 3m)
Two high school guys are in love. One’s Christian, one’s Jewish. A father disapproves, the other’s parents are thrilled. Who cares that it’s not perfect? They got this.
(Dir. Hazart, USA, 5m)
A bickering husband-and-wife catering team (or is it husband-and-beard?) is shooting a cheesy TV ad, and we get to see the hilarious outtakes.
(Dir. Nicholas Christo, Australia, 12m)
A shy young man struggles with self-confidence but, with the help of a Fairy Dragmother, he finds his inner diva.
(Dir. Andrew Keenan-Bolger, USA, 15m)
In this celebrated, award-winning short film, a chance encounter between two New Yorkers, one of whom happens to be deaf, transforms their lives in the most unexpected, challenging, and romantic way imaginable.
THE NIGHT CLEANER
(Dir. Blair Fukumura, Canada, 5m)
Travis, a cleaner in Canada’s busiest bathhouse, takes the audience on an amusing, sometimes harrowing tour through his nightly duties.