SHORTS PROGRAM: RIPPED FROM THE HEADLINES
- Shorts Programs
- 96 mins
Docs looking at urgent socio-political issues.
In Person: Filmmaker, Emily Thomas Blessings of Liberty
In this program
EVERYBODY SHUT UP
Directed by George O'Reilly
A look at how rapidly changing technologies are limiting human social interactions.
BLESSINGS OF LIBERTY
Directed by Emily Thomas
In Detroit, a community of pro-Trump Christian Iraqis find themselves at the mercy of ICE raids and dangerous deportations.
808: HOW WE RESPOND
Directed by Ian Bell
Unfiltered, in our age of social media: live streamers in Hawaii inadvertently record their responses to the 2018 false missile alert.
Directed by Richard Chisolm
An art show of assault rifle sculptures allows passersbys to touch and interact with them in this poignant portrait of America.
KOFI AND LARTEY
Directed by Sasha Rainbow
Abbogbloshi has been dubbed “one of the most toxic places on earth” but young inhabitants Kofi and Lartey dream for more.