Its Nothing

Narrative Shorts: Drama

Powerful films making strong statements comprise this collection of dramatic shorts.

119 minutes 7 films
Available Nov. 5-22
Available in the U.S.

Broken Bird

Broken Bird

Directed by
Rachel Harrison Gordon
2020
10 minutes
English
Birdie, a biracial girl raised by her Jewish mom, spends a rare visitation day with her father while preparing for her bat mitzvah.
Circus Person

Circus Person

Directed by
Britt Lower
2020
17 minutes
English
Inspired by the woman her fiancé left her for, a grieving painter joins a one-ring circus to reclaim her forgotten wildness.
Class

Class

Directed by
Enzo Cellucci & Ash McNair
2020
18 minutes
English
When Max attends his first-ever acting class, he soon discovers that the lines between class and cult begin to blur.
It's Nothing

It's Nothing

Directed by
Anna Maguire
2019
16 minutes
English
Encouraged by an impossibly perfect girl, a recent graduate who has returned to her parents’ house obsessively starts to dig a hole and heads further down a path of self-destruction.
Josiah

Josiah

Directed by
Kyle Laursen
2019
20 minutes
English
A Black actor auditions for a part in a period television series.
Post Rock

Post Rock

Directed by
Jason Affolder
2020
13 minutes
English
Tensions erupt between the members of a struggling rock band after the best show of their cross-country tour.
The Speech

The Speech

Directed by
Haohao Yan
2019
25 minutes
Chinese
When Beijing goes under lockdown during the SARS outbreak in 2003, three 8-year-old girls inside a private boarding school have to find a way to make sense of the world.