Colorado Shorts | Denver Film Society

Colorado Shorts

105 min

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Overview

This package of short films showcases Colorado's homegrown talent.


Sponsored by Colorado Film and Video Association, Colorado Office of Film, Television and Media, Argonaut Wine & Liquor


Filmmakers will be in attendance

Films in Program...

Chocolate Spokes

Chocolate Spokes

Gregory Crichlow left his architecture job in 2011 to start a bicycle shop in Five Points, a traditionally African-American and Latino neighborhood in Denver. Servicing residents’ bikes keeps the doors open, but hand-building steel frames is what inspires him.

USA 2017 5 Min
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Chowder

Chowder

Before opening his new restaurant, a desperate chef seeks constructive feedback from his friends.

USA 2017 12 Min
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The Day Before

The Day Before

In this outlandish romantic tragicomedy, the losses are literal when a pre-wedding hunting trip in the Colorado mountains spins out of control. Now the happy couple must struggle to make everything right again.

USA 2017 15 Min
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Fed to Fire

Fed to Fire

This visually stimulating profile of Colorado sculptor Jordan Wilbanks explores his relationship to the medium and material of metal sculpture.

USA 2017 5 Min
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Final Four

Final Four

An assassin with a near-perfect NCAA basketball-playoffs bracket deals with the burdens of her job and the distractions of being a sports fanatic.

USA 2016 20 Min
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Mrs. Drake

Mrs. Drake

Laura is a single mother struggling to maintain her own equilibrium while raising her frequently difficult son Jack. When Jack comes home from school one day with a story of his teacher, Mrs. Drake, locking him in a closet, Laura is thrown into a spiral of confusion and guilt.

USA 2017 15 Min
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Oh, Ophelia

Oh, Ophelia

In his dreams, Hamlet is visited by the ghosts of the dead in this beautiful piece of hand-painted and digital animation.

USA 2016 4 Min
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The Outsider

The Outsider

As the black sheep in her own family, a young woman hopes meeting her boyfriend’s family will fill her need to belong. Then she learns about his 100-plus relatives and their confusing cultural traditions.

USA 2017 18 Min
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The Romantic Method

The Romantic Method

After a breakup, a young woman decides to take the emotional stress out of dating and find her soulmate using nothing but science, logic and The Romantic Method.

USA 2017 5 Min
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Unseen

Unseen

Forced into a situation beyond his control, Truman must let go of his convictions and open his eyes to the truth.

USA 2017 6 Min
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