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Sundance Select Short Films '18

Sundance Select Short Films '18
June 29 - July 26

06/29 | 3:00, 8:00 PM
06/30 | 3:00, 8:00 PM
07/01 | 3:00 PM
07/03 | 8:00 PM
07/05 | 8:00 PM
07/06 | 12:30, 5:30 PM
07/07 | 12:30, 5:30 PM
07/08 | 12:30, 5:30 PM
07/10 | 5:30 PM
07/11 | 5:30 PM
07/12 | 5:30 PM
07/13 | 3:00, 8:00 PM
07/14 | 3:00, 8:00 PM
07/15 | 3:00 PM
07|17 | 8:00 PM
07/18 | 8:00 PM
07/19 | 8:00 PM
07/20 | 12:30, 5:30 PM
07/21 | 12:30, 5:30 PM
07/22 | 12:30, 5:30 PM
07/25 | 5:30 PM
07/26 | 5:30 PM

UICA Members: $4
Public: $8

*Pre-sale tickets are not available for films screening more than one date. Movie tickets can be purchased at the Guest Services desk beginning at 12 noon on the date of each screening.

Movie times are subject to change. Please verify showtimes the day of your visit. 

The 2018 Sundance Film Festival Short Film Tour is a 91-minute theatrical program of seven short films selected from this year’s Festival, widely considered the premier showcase for short films and the launchpad for many now-prominent independent filmmakers for more than 30 years. Including fiction, documentary and animation from around the world, the 2018 program offers new audiences a taste of what the Festival offers, from laugh-out-loud comedy to contemplative reflections of the world we live in.

Film Program

Teeny thought it was just another routine babysitting job – until she's shocked to meet the client. As the day goes on, Teeny decides to become the woman she had no idea she always wanted to be...until she gets caught.

Directed By: Anna Margaret Hollyman
Genre: Comedy
Run Time: 10 min
Origin: USA

Baby Brother
The director's baby brother moves back in with his parents.

Directed By: Kamau Bilal
Genre: Documentary
Run Time: 14 minutes
Origin: USA

The Burden
A dark musical enacted in a modern shopping center, situated next to a large freeway. The employees of the various commercial venues deal with boredom and existential anxiety by performing cheerful musical turns. The apocalypse is a tempting liberator.

Directed By: Niki Lindroth vo n Bahr
Genre: Animation
Run Time: 14 minutes
Origin: Sweden

Hair Wolf
In a black hair salon in gentrifying Brooklyn, the local residents fend off a strange new monster: white women intent on sucking the lifeblood from black culture.

Directed By: Mariama Diallo
Genre: Comedy
Run Time: 12 minutes
Origin: USA

A father and a son both have the same big birthmark on their butt. Believing that the two birthmarks are connected, the son scrubs his father's birthmark to remove it – but he just can't get rid of it

Directed By: Kangmin Kim
Genre: Animation
Run Time: 4 minutes
Origin: South Korea

Set in a surface mine, two boys sink into a seemingly innocent power game with Mother Nature as the sole observer.

Directed By: Jérémy Comte
Genre: Drama
Run Time: 16 minutes
Origin: Canada

Faced with a challenging daily routine, Ramona tries to take refuge in her relationships with her daughter and granddaughter.

Directed By: Álvaro Gago
Genre: Drama
Run Time: 21 minutes
Origin: Spain

Individuals with disabilities who require accommodations should contact Megan Bylsma, Associate Director, at 616.454.7000 x11 or at least 72 hours in advance.

Earlier Event: June 26
Local Director Series: Ivansxtc
Later Event: July 6