TUESDAY, JANUARY 28
Field Trip to Sherwood Auditorium, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego
4:30PM OR 7:30PM (You Pick!)
In Association with the Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego
The Cinema Society of San Diego
AN EVENING OF AWARD WINNING SHORT FILMS
Film Lineup Selected from the Following (in alphabetical order):
A GIRL NAMED ELASTIKA (Canada, 4 min): A spirited rubber-band girl journeys across her corkboard universe in this delightful stop-motion film.
BROKEN CLOUDS (Canada, 6 min): Father and son make a trip to the carwash a memorable adventure in this poignant snapshot of an intimate family moment.
GREAT (Germany, 22 min): A young Serbian projectionist in 1942 decides to teach the occupying Germans a lesson.
MISS TODD (UK, 15 min): At the 1910 Aviation Meet, Miss E. Lillian Todd - history's first female aeronautical engineer - makes last minute checks before her plane takes to the skies.
ORBIT EVER AFTER (UK, 20 min): When you live in orbit, aboard a ramshackle space hovel, it isn't easy to follow your heart - especially when the girl of your dreams is spinning around Earth the wrong way!
SIDE EFFECTED (USA, 7 min): A congenital liar engages in a verbal sparring match with his boss over a promising new drug with possible untenable side effects.
SLOMO (USA, 1 6 min): A successful neurologist decides to radically re-direct his life's journey by moving to the beach and becoming a rollerblading legend.
VIRTUOSO VIRTUAL (Germany, 7 min): Gorgeously handcrafted abstract animation dances across the screen accompanied by the overture to Louis Spohr's opera, The Alchemist.
PLEASE NOTE: This event takes place at Sherwood Auditorium, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, 700 Prospect Street, La Jolla
Film Titles and Order Subject to Change
Special Thanks to Cinema Society members Mark & Claudia Title, Beth Friedenberg and Elliott Estrine for their assistance with tonight's program.