Shorts 4 - Pushing the Envelope

  • All Inclusive
  • Century
  • Fest
  • No Magic
  • Northern Lowland
  • Reruns
  • Sielunmaisema: The Risto Rasa Project
  • The Phantom 52


The Main 4 Sat, Apr 20, 2019 3:30 PM
Ticket Prices
General Public:$15.00
Film Info
Guest Attending:Yes
Festival Programs:Shorts
Shorts 04 - Pushing the Envelope
Runtime:94 min


Filmmakers Attending!

Come along for a wild ride. But leave your traditional narrative structural expectations at home!

Sielunmaisema: The Risto Rasa Project:

An experimental documentary that cinematically translates and reinterprets the poetry of renowned Finnish poet, Risto Rasa.

Director: Matt Carlson | Runtime: 32 min | Country: USA | 2018 | Finnish, English


A listless suburban matriarch has a torrid affair with a punching bag, upsetting the delicate ecosystem of electronic ennui in her household.

Director: Kevin Obsatz | Runtime: 7 min | Country: USA | 2019 | no dialogue


Drone. Stunt. Rave. A suburban block party. Rave, drone, bbq and ice cream. Then a stunt. Youtube inspired and simulated.

Director: Nikita Diakur | Runtime: 3 min | Country: Germany | 2018 | German


Everything’s different but nothing has changed. A trip through a sunken maze of memories and dreams.

Director: Rosto | Runtime: 14 min | Country: Netherlands, France, Belgium | 2018 | English

Northern Lowland:

Three mysterious characters travel with moving and self-luminated platforms through the empty night of Helsinki.

Director: Klaus Welp | Runtime: 8 min | Country: Finland | 2018 | no dialogue

Phantom 52, The:

A ghost that haunts the deserted highways. A whale that sings at a frequency no other whale can even hear.

Director: Geoff Marslett | Runtime: 8 min | Country: USA | 2019 | English

No Magic:

A bored young man clicks on an ad for a self-proclaimed fertility witch. He finds himself in her den, unable to escape her intoxicating rituals and bizarre allure.

Director: Scotty Gunderson | Runtime: 12 min | Country: USA | 2018 | English

All Inclusive:

Under the spell of mass entertainment on the high seas.

Director: Corina Schwingruber Ilic | Runtime: 10 min | Country: Switzerland | 2018 | no dialogue

Included Shorts

Sielunmaisema: The Risto Rasa Project (32min) More
Century (7min) More
Fest (3min) More
Reruns (14min) More
Northern Lowland (8min) More
The Phantom 52 (8min) More
No Magic (12min) More
All Inclusive (10min) More