Narrative Shorts 2: Comedy

Narrative Shorts 2: Comedy

109 minutes
Multiple Directors

With Q&As with “Boondax” director Jessie Klearman; “Competitive Candy Land” director Adam Kelso; “Dad Eat Dog” co-director Charlie Venhaus and producer Lynn Venhaus; “Four Day Delay” director Gavin Lewis; “An Important Message About Doglove” director Gary Lobstein; “The Journey” director Noel Fortman; “Momma’s Boy” director Lily Kerns; “One Brick Shy” director CeCe O’Neill; “Remotely Working” director Garrett Tripp; “Three Bullets” director Cameron A. Williams; “A Tough Nut to Crack” director Chelsea Eichholz; and “Toy Truck” director James Hess.

Films in this Program

Boondax

Boondax
2020
8 minutes
Jessie Klearman

Dax, an 18-year-old cool girl, goes on an unexpected adventure when she becomes addicted to tagging.

Competitive Candy Land

Competitive Candy Land
2020
6 minutes
Adam Kelso

Two opponents hash it out in the finals on the Board Game Programming Network’s latest hit.

Dad Eat Dog

Dad Eat Dog
2019
13 minutes
Ryan Culbertson, Jon Robben, Charlie Venhaus & Zachary E. Wiegmann

A man races against the clock to protect his family from finding out about a dark secret.

Four Day Delay

Four Day Delay
2020
13 minutes
Gavin Lewis

When Patrick’s girlfriend leaves town, he must avoid both temptation and spoilers as he waits to watch the newest hit superhero film with her.

An Important Message About Doglove

An Important Message About Doglove
2019
2 minutes
Gary Lobstein

A faux drug-warning commercial about the very real dangers of Doglove.

The Journey (Noel Fortman, 2020, 3 min.): A young woman confronts an issue that sends her into a tailspin.

The Journey

The Journey
2020
3 minutes
Noel Fortman

A young woman confronts an issue that sends her into a tailspin.

Momma’s Boy

Momma’s Boy
7
2020 minutes
Lily Kerns

When 16-year-old Gordon, a socially awkward boy with a passion for disco, wins the annual dance competition and becomes a part of the high-school “it crowd,” he discovers just how cruel teenagers can be.

One Brick Shy: Episode 2 (“Mia Hamm”)

One Brick Shy: Episode 2 (“Mia Hamm”)
2020
13 minutes
CeCe O'Neill & Jessica Pierce

Drew and Murphy, in search of greater opportunities and a little money in the bank, meet Gus, who just may be the answer to their half-baked prayers.

Remotely Working

Remotely Working
2020
11 minutes
Garrett Tripp

Five quirky millennials who are working remotely for an international tech corporation must learn to cooperate with each other or everyone will be fired.

Three Bullets

Three Bullets
2020
5 minutes
Cameron A. Williams

Three adventurers are out for revenge against the cowboy that made fools of them.

A Tough Nut to Crack

A Tough Nut to Crack
2019
9 minutes
Chelsea Eichholz

While trying to break the county’s record for candy sales, a no-nonsense Wilderness Warrior meets her match when she knocks on the door of a tough customer.

Toy Truck

Toy Truck
2019
3 minutes
James Hess

Accidentally left behind at a park, a small toy truck has to run from a strange man to find his way back to his owner.