With Reception following the Nov. 21 screening
Each year space is devoted in the festival for a competitive selection of shorts – a program for artists working in film and video that allows them to creatively take risks, break new ground or challenge the viewer.
Oscar Entry - Finland
Pirjo Honkasalo | Finland | 2013 | 96 min
A powerful and poetic work, it's been called “Finnish film noir” with its stylized black-and-white images, moody atmosphere, and industrial soundscape.
With Director + Reception following
H.D. Motyl | USA | 2013 | 75 min
It follows four cowboys on the professional rodeo circuit “out west” over two weeks, 2,000 miles in 19 states.