SHORTS: IN THIS LIFE

Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film.
  • LIONS IN THE CORNER LIONS IN THE CORNER
  • MIZUKO MIZUKO
  • PATTY ARE YOU BRINGING WEED IN FROM JAMAICA? PATTY ARE YOU BRINGING WEED IN FROM JAMAICA?
  • SHADEGAN SHADEGAN
  • TO CALM THE PIG INSIDE (ANG PAGPAKALMA SA UNOS) TO CALM THE PIG INSIDE (ANG PAGPAKALMA SA UNOS)
  • WHITE NIGHTS (NOCHES BLANCAS) WHITE NIGHTS (NOCHES BLANCAS)

Showings

Online Screening Wed, Nov 11 12:00 PM
This film will be available to stream only in the US and US territories.
Film Details
Running Time:82
DOC NYC
Event Years:2020
Festival Section:Shorts Programs
Film Genres:Animation
Drugs
History
True Crime
Environment
International
Latinx/Latin American
Women Directors
Women & Girls
Health & Wellness
Asian/Asian American
Youth
Middle East
Science & Technology
Activism
Sports & Games
South Asian

Description

Stories running the gamut of human experience. (TOTAL RUNNING TIME: 82 MIN) 

Patty Are You Bringing Weed in From Jamaica? | Director: Matthew Salton

In 1968, a young flight attendant bought 900 lbs of marijuana in Jamaica and tried to smuggle it out, leading to unexpected consequences.  (USA, 9 MIN)

White Nights | Director: Diego Collados V

A megadrought, the consequence of climate change, has emptied a small rural town in Chile of all but the abandoned. (Chile, 15 MIN)

Mizuko | Director: Kira Dane, Katelyn Rebelo

A post-abortion grieving ritual in Japanese Buddhism called “water child memorial” inspires this intimate look at a reexamination of abortion ethics. (USA, 15 MIN)

Shadegan | Director: Ako Salemi

A day in the life of a 12-year-old fisherman on his boat in Shadegan Pond, Iran. (Iran, 15 MIN)

Lions in the Corner | Director: Paul Hairston

In Virginia, Scarface started a fight club in his backyard to combat gun and knife violence in the area but it soon turned into something much more. (USA, 9 MIN)

To Calm the Pig Inside (Ang Pagpakalma sa Unos) | Director: Joanna Vasquez Arong

Myths are woven to try to understand how a small town copes with the devastation and trauma of a natural disaster. (Philippines, 19 MIN) 

Included with the screening ticket is an exclusive pre-recorded Q&A with Matthew Salton, Diego Collados, Kira Dane, Paul Hairston, Joanna Vasquez Arong (Filmmakers), immediately following the film.



Included Shorts

PATTY ARE YOU BRINGING WEED IN FROM JAMAICA? (9min) Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film. More
WHITE NIGHTS (NOCHES BLANCAS) (15min) Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film. More
MIZUKO (15min) Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film. More
SHADEGAN (15min) Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film. More
LIONS IN THE CORNER (9min) Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film. More
TO CALM THE PIG INSIDE (ANG PAGPAKALMA SA UNOS) (19min) Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film. More