Shorts Program 3

An international collection of narrative and documentary short films features a variety of genres, styles and subject matter. This program includes five separate films screened back-to-back without interruption.

Wig Shop

About the Film 

Emily Mortimer portrays a Los Angeles Orthodox woman who uncovers a life-changing secret from a hairdresser along a melting pot stretch of Pico Boulevard. 

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
16 minutes

The Principle of Grace

About the Film 

A heart-wrenching house call tests the resolve of a pitiless social welfare worker. Best Student Film winner at the Haifa International Film Festival. 

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
18 minutes

Kid Yamaka

About the Film 

An up-and-coming boxer’s troubled background, and his path from juvenile delinquency to personal redemption through faith and family. 

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
14 minutes

Milestone

About the Film 

A peculiar graveside encounter forces an emotionally detached and introverted widower to cope with all he has struggled to suppress. 

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
14 minutes

Good Business

About the Film 

A visionary South African retail entrepreneur defies his country’s Apartheid laws and ruthless cartels to build an ethical company in an amoral society. 

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
25 minutes