Shorts: The Future is Shorts

90 min.
  • Death Metal Grandma Death Metal Grandma
  • Lotte That Silhouette Girl Lotte That Silhouette Girl
  • Counterfeit Kunkoo Counterfeit Kunkoo
  • Period.  End of Sentence. Period. End of Sentence.
  • Salam Salam
  • Matria Matria


Film Info
Section:Shorts Programs
Runtime:90 min.
Production Country:NR


The future is female in this shorts program! Featuring films both starring and directed by women, this stellar slate of documentary and narrative stories highlights the power and strength of women from all walks of life. In Salam, a female Lyft driver navigates the streets of New York City while waiting to hear news from her family in Syria. Period. End of Sentence. focuses on a group of women in Northern India who set out to destigmatize menstruation in their community. A 97 year-old lady auditions for America’s Got Talent in Death Metal Grandma. We learn about the mother of animation and inventor of the multiplane camera in Lotte, That Silhouette Girl. And in Counterfeit Kunkoo, a woman’s single-status makes renting an apartment virtually impossible. IN PERSON: Director Rayka Zehtabchi.

Included Shorts

Death Metal Grandma (12min) 2017 | 12 min. More
Lotte That Silhouette Girl (10min) 2018 | USA | 10 min. More
Counterfeit Kunkoo (15min) 2017 | India | 15 min. More
Period. End of Sentence. (25min) 25 min. More
Salam (14min) 14 min. More
Matria (21min) 21 min. More