AWARD WINNING SHORT FILM NIGHT

Sherwood Aud. 5pm or 7:30pm

Tuesday, February 3, 2009

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 3rd

Field Trip to Sherwood Auditorium, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego

5:00PM OR 7:30PM (You Pick!)

In Association with the Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego

The CINEMA SOCIETY OF SAN DIEGO

Presents

AN EVENING OF AWARD WINNING SHORT FILMS

Film Lineup Selected from the Following:

THE CONFESSION (Ireland / 4 Minutes)

Set in 1970's Ireland, Johnny Smith, a seemingly innocent local boy, goes to church to confess his sins to the all powerful town priest. But not everything is as it seems.

Academy Award® Nominee, Best Animated Short

THIS WAY UP (UK / 9 Minutes)

Laying the dead to rest has never been so much trouble.

STRUCK (USA / 7 Minutes)

Struck by an arrow that won't come out, Joel resolves to live with his unusual affliction despite the torments from life.

THE ROUTINE (USA / 5 Minutes)

Following the lives of a young New York mom and her daughter through their day - except something is obviously amiss.

LUCKY ESCAPE (Ireland / 4 Minutes)

When a high powered career woman is invited to a romantic dinner by her boyfriend, she decides to end their relationship there and then. She goes in all guns blazing - but is she really prepared for the outcome?

HOLE IN THE PAPER SKY (USA / 34 Minutes)

Howard Ferp is a brilliant yet misanthropic math and chess genius. He leads a quiet, isolated life devoted entirely to his work. When his position is eliminated he is forced to take a new job at the university psychology department, where he meets two kindred spirits-- Karen and a doomed laboratory dog. Howard risks everything important to him to save the dog, and in return might just save himself.

SMALL CHANGE (Australia / 7 Minutes)

A man struggles without his wife, a little girl looses a tooth, and a boy reacts the only way he knows how. Small change can make all the difference.

Academy Award® Nominee, Best Documentary Short

SMILE PINKI (USA / 39 Minutes)

A social worker helps a five-year-old Indian girl obtain surgery to repair her cleft palate.

Please note: You may choose either the 5:00pm start time OR

The 7:30pm start time (no need to inform the Cinema Society office of your selection)

Sherwood Auditorium, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego

700 Prospect Street, La Jolla

858-454-3541

Film Titles and Order Subject to Change

Special Thanks to Cinema Society member Mark Title for his assistance with tonight's program.

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