EDUCATION SCREENERS | Filmadelphia Shorts
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THE CONTRACT MUSICAL
CHRIS COLE | 7 MIN
Three young lads wish for a bit more than they can handle.
KAITLYN SCHWALJE, ALEX WOLF LEWIS | 12 MIN
The story of one family’s forgotten pet turtle.
SEE US IN THE WILDFIRE
JASON CHEN | 3 MIN
With the increase of Asian hate and violence, the filmmakers were inspired to create a visual exploration of Asian identity through art and fashion in America.
LIGHT YEARS APART
MARIIA OSANOVA | 5 MIN
A 3D animated short about family and space, but most importantly about the sacrifices we make for the ones we love.
MARIA VATTIMO | 8 MIN
After enduring an abusive relationship, professional ballerina Kimberly D. Landle uses her platform and performances to advocate for women and survivors of abuse.
YONI AZULAY | 5 MIN
A Staten Island couple contemplates a last-ditch effort to make their dreams come true.
THE FIELD TRIP
MIKE ATTIE, RODRIGO OJEDA-BECK, MEGHAN O’HARA | 12 MIN
A group of fifth graders learn what it takes to get ahead in the modern American workplace.
MICHAEL A JOHNSTON | 12 MIN
A recently relocated couple confronts the financial strains of their new home and the peculiarity of their new neighbors.
SISTERS OF THE SOIL
RAISHAD M. HARDNETT, AIDAN M. UN | 15 MIN
Since Jeannine Cook opened Harriett’s Bookshop as a way to celebrate Black women authors, activists, and artists, her work has taken on a larger role in the fight for space and sovereignty.