Shorts Package 3: “In Conclusion”

Shorts Package 3: “In Conclusion”

Shorts Package 3: “In Conclusion” When: Sunday Sep 17th 1:45pm Duration: 92 mins Where: Sloans Lake Alamo Drafthouse The journeys of the subjects of these seven short docs are coming to a close (at least that’s what they’ve been told). Despite these voices claiming their actions are futile and their fates doomed, they persist. Purchase Tickets Now Love of Place Director: Brian Olliver Country: USA Run Time: 10 mins Description: In 1982 Southern Pacific Railroad employee Bill Wolverton was pulled into his boss’s office and informed he was being let go. Left without a job and facing an uncertain future, Bill was disheartened. In a daring move Bill sold his Sacramento home and headed east to a small town called Escalante in search of a new life. Mom Director: Reid Antin Country: United States Run Time: 16 mins Description: A middle-aged woman explores the complicated relationship she has with her mentally-deteriorating mother. Balancé Director: Paul Griffin Country: UK Run Time: 14 mins Description: “Balancé” tells the story of working ballet dancer, Laura Purkiss. She is a soloist with Birmingham Royal Ballet with a unique difference; she is also Laura Tye; mother of two. Face Value Filmmakers:  Stefan Wisnoski, Maureen Maloney, Oanh Le, Marteene Gabrielle Country: USA Run Time: 14 mins Description: Face Value explores the life of artist Ian Robert McKown, particularly his reputation as an enigmatic tattoo genius. Journey to Aleppo Directors: Juuso Lavonen Country: Finland Run Time: 21 mins Description: ”Panic doesn’t help by sharing news items in social media.” Short documentary tells a story of Syrian born Finnish citizen Rami Adham who delivers humanitarian aid to the children of the world’s most dangerous city, Aleppo. Children in...