Short Film Descriptions
Films May Have Adult Themes

Love – The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

  • One Year Later (9 mins) – What a difference a year makes

  • All About George (11mins) – Dogs are a man’s best friend

  • The Other Woman (19 mins) – Adding a little spice to family life

  • Figure 1: Scar (detail) (7 mins) – Love and mixed media

  • The Dream Friend (5 mins) – It’s tough to let go

  • Everlasting Kiss (4 mins) –Is there anything better?

  • Casualty (6 mins) – Love is understanding

  • Your Pleasure is My Business (9 mins) – The dark side of love

  • Ugly Naked People (20 mins) – Wearing clothes is often the best option

  • Vedma (6 mins) – Love can overcome anything

  • This Guy is Falling (12 mins) – Understanding the gravity of love

Choices

  • Barstow 2008 (11mins) – Whatever it takes to win!

  • Once (4 mins) – What could you get away with?

  • The Box (5 mins) – Contents are always a mystery

  • Little Man (23 mins) – A pain that never goes away

  • Studio Notes (12 mins) – Re-writing Van Gogh history

  • Same Old Drill (11 mins) – Breaking the pattern of abuse

  • It’s Not Unusual (12 mins) – There’s nothing better than a good Dad

  • Swept Away (9 mins) – There’s no law against dreaming

  • If You Go Away (7 mins) – Relationships are full of choices.

Love, Life, and Lots of Food –

  • Synchro (8 mins) – Sports discrimination against boys?

  • Lost Cause (7 mins) – About bureaucrats that care

  • Filthy Bitch (5 mins) – Are there any other kind?

  • If You Go Away (5 mins) – relationships are filled with decissions

  • The Anchor Man (25 mins) –  Competition can be fickle

  • Oil & Vinegar (3 mins) – A bad mix

  • Seraglio (13 mins) – Finding love in the cabbage patch

  • The Magic Watch (2 mins) – Never trust a magic anything!

  • Mariela’s Kitchen (25 mins) – Some things just follow you around

Locals Only

  • Final Sale (10 mins) – Buying a house in Del Mar is serious business

  • Boundaries (19 mins) – What are yours?

  • Pistachio (7 mins) – Candy attracts ant and elephants

  • Last American Virgin (10 mins)  – At least in California

  • Del Mar Train Station (10 mins) – Train dinning can be tricky

  • Swept Away (9 mins) – There’s no law against dreaming

  • Leonard and the Mountain (11 mins) – An East San Diego story

  • Clayton’s Choice (16 mins) – Just say No!

  • 500 Miles (5 mins) – How far would you walk?

LiveFest

  • “Toy Soldier” (TRT 6:30) – Stealing the glory

  • “Soup or Salad” (TRT 4:20) – Blind dates are tough

  • “Room 103” (TRT 9:00) – What would Kafka think?

  • “Shoes” (TRT 8:00) – It’s all a frame of mind

  • “Flag” (TRT 3:00) – Show your patriotism

  • “Sunshine” (TRT 9:00) – A bleak claymation future

  • “Are you Luigi” (TRT 8:00) – A missed opportunity with a beautiful woman

An Adults Only, Special Addition!

  • Rick & Steve, the Happiest Gay Couple (8 mins) – nothing else to say
  • Esther, Baby, & Me (23 mins) – Love is tough and everyone counts

Deviants

  • Frank’s Monday (3 mins) – What is it about Mondays?

  • 2 Hands Are Better Than None (8 mins)  – Always true!

  • Little Roger Meed (9 mins) – Some talents should never be discovered

  • Freakshow (9 mins) – Are you really that different?

  • The Closet (9 mins) – What’s hiding in your closet?

  • White City (30 mins) – Right and wrong are hard to discern in a White City

  • Rejected (10 mins) – But, not at our festival

  • Drink (5 mins) – What’s in that water anyway

  • Minute Movie (2 mins) – A fast heist

  • Paper Girl (14 mins) – A profession where no license is required

  • A Love That’s True (7 mins) – College frustration gone to far

Melange

  • No Idea (1 min) – Can you relate?

  • Crush (27 mins) – Being a teenage can be tough

  • The Offering (10 mins) – Sharing knowledge and sharing life

  • The Rich Man (11 mins) – Rich is in the eye of the beholder

  • Madness (10 mins) – Things are not always the way they seem

  • Lunar Lunch (2 mins) – Sometimes you receive your just dessert

  • Riding the Tiger (34 mins) – a new perspective on the Vietnam War

  • Happenstance & Tenacity (7 mins) – A set of odd Angels