SECRET LIVES OF GIRLS (Shorts Program)

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Estimated run time: 54 mins.

SECRET LIVES OF GIRLS (Shorts Program)

Sponsored by University of Missouri’s Department of Women and Gender Studies

Expected Guests: Director Caroline Smith, Director Azure Allen

Sun/ Oct 29/ 1:15 PM

Talking Horse Productions

 

It is rare that we have such a glimpse into the minds of adolescents. These eight short films were made by young women 18 years or

younger and although they are young, their subjects are often wise beyond their years. When given the tools, young people are capable

of creativity unmarred by age and that's what makes this one of our most anticipated programs.

  

SECRET LIVES Small Image for Web Elastic Band

ELASTIC BAND

Directed by Alice Liu

2016 / Canada / 5 mins.

A young girl has a chance encounter in a high school bathroom and is prompted to make a sudden rash decision.

 

 

SECRET LIVES Small Image for Web Atlas World

ATLAS WORLD

Directed by Morgana McKenzie

2017 / Canada / 7 mins.

A malignant spirit forces a girl into a perilous journey through a watery underworld.

 

 

SECRET LIVES Small Image for Web Somebodys Darling

SOMEBODY’S DARLING

Directed by Caroline Smith

2017 /  USA / 12 mins.

When a Union soldier deserts from war, he finds refuge with the wife of his dead comrade.

 

 

SECRET LIVES Small Image for Web Mask

MASK

Directed by Katie Speare

2014 / USA / 1 min.

A film about society's pressure on women to alter their appearances.

 

 

SECRET LIVES Small Image for Web Where We At

WHERE WE AT

Directed by Uzzal Miah, Jailyn Zabala and Christine Pluviose

2016 / USA / 10 mins.

Two teenagers reflect on both their journey to finding themselves through art and performance.

 

 

SECRET LIVES Small Pic for Web From Dogs

FROM DOGS TO WOLVES

Directed by Azure Allen

2017 / USA / 10 mins.

This is the story of a young man struggling with the space between the domestic magic of childhood and the sometimes unbearable

wilderness of adulthood.

 

 

SECRET LIVES Small Image for Web Blanche

BLANCHE’S BICHON BUZZ

Directed by Isabella Caroline Sharp

2015 / USA / 2 mins.

A dog's gotta do what a dog's gotta doo-doo!

 

 

SECRET LIVES Small Pic for Web Jouska

JOUSKA

Directed by Wynter Rhys

2016 / USA / 6 mins.

A man’s hypothetical conversation that he plays out compulsively in his guilty mind. 

 

Online ticket sales have ended.  You can purchase tickets the Citizen Jane box office (Columbia Foyer, 1405 E. Broadway) beginning Tuesday Oct. 24.  Check out our ticket page for hours.