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Rosie, Oh

Rosie, Oh

| April 5, 2018

A little girl wanders her neighborhood searching for her lost dog in this one-shot short.

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Sweet, Sweet Country

Sweet, Sweet Country

| April 3, 2018
A 20 year-old refugee lives in a small Southern town struggling to support not only herself, but the family she left behind in a Kenyan refugee camp. Her struggle becomes much more difficult when her family literally shows up at her doorstep.
Clean

Clean

| April 3, 2018

Will cheeto-stained fingers stand in the way of true love? A young man with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder must face the perils of riding the subway and make it to school.

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Bloodlines

Bloodlines

| April 3, 2018
Hanson Film Institute, University of Arizona / 2017 / English / ColorThe story of a Native American family struggling against the wilderness and each other to make a life.
Theodora

Theodora

| March 23, 2018
Theodora, a young girl left to her own devices, spends the afternoon gathering seemingly random ingredients for an unusual feast. Equipped with an adept hand at petty larceny and amateur cookery, along with a dash of imagination, Theodora conjures the perfect dinner for herself, as well as an enigmatic friend.
Fanny Pack

Fanny Pack

| October 6, 2017
USC / 2017 / English / Color a young Indian-American woman leaves home to pursue her dream of becoming a photographer in New York, only to discover that she has a stow-away – her conservative father.
La Graduacion

La Graduacion

| October 6, 2017

University of Arizona / 2017 / 9 minutes / Spanish / Color

A Mexican doctor fresh from his graduation ceremony gets a different type of life lesson from a duo of police officers.
Fool of People

Fool of People

| September 12, 2016

RISD / 2012 / 3 minutes  / Color

Dance across an old Victorian mansion filled with whimsical animated characters. A short film by Jose Roberto Rodriguez.
Bottle

Bottle

| August 23, 2016

CalArts / 2010 / 5 minutes / Color

This stop-motion short details a transoceanic conversation between two characters via objects in a bottle. A short film by Kirsten Lepore.
Kendall Got a Rose

Kendall Got a Rose

| August 23, 2016

USC / 2015 / 6 minutes / English / Color

A couple that has grown distant reconnects briefly through a shared interest in The Bachelor. A short film by Luke Haskard.

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Film School Shorts is made possible by a grant from Maurice Kanbar, celebrating the vitality and power of the moving image, and by the members of KQED.

Film School Shorts is a production of KQED.

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Credits

Series Producer
Lisa Landi

Associate Producer
Julia Shackelford

Editor
Peter Borg

Design
Zaldy Serrano
Christina Zee White

Original Music
Written and Produced by
Trifonic

Audio
John Andrieni

Interactive
Kevin Cooke
Marie K Lee

Social Media Specialist
Aldo Mora-Blanco

Publicity
Sarah Hoffner

On Air Promotion
Bridget Louie

Legal
William Lowery
Abby Staeble

Director of TV Production
Sandy Schonning

Executive Producer
Scott Dwyer