"Zelos"

Watch Brad Leland (Friday Night Lights), Anna Camp (Mad Men), and more flex their acting muscles in indie short films. Film School Shorts is a weekly series showcasing short films from across the country. From compelling dramas to feel-good rom-coms, every episode is Hollywood quality without the three-hour runtime. Make some popcorn and sit back for 30 minutes of fantastic filmmaking.

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Daily Grind

Stephen Singer plays a sock merchant in "Socks & Bonds." He hopes his girlfriend's Hamptons-dwelling ex will invest, only to discover there's a more pressing negotiation at hand. Directed by Daniel Zimbler.

Then, catch a snapshot of life in the law offices of "Hopkins & Delaney, LLP," an animation that captures the hidden cubicle moments that comprise all our working lives. Directed by Sean Buckelew.

In "Butterfingers," every marriage has its moments, and this wife can't listen to another word from her husband about work. Directed by Milan Roganovic.

  • 2017-05-30T17:30:00-07:00
    KCET-HD

Aspirations

At a beach, in the snow, and underwater, stop-motion short "Bottle" details a transoceanic conversation between two characters via objects in a bottle. Directed by Kirsten Lepore.

In "Glory Days," Jack, a recovering alcoholic and divorced father of two, has to look after his kids on New Year's weekend. Directed by Benjamin Rutkowski.

Then, "Lea" chronicles the life of a delusional actress with an affinity for burning bridges as she struggles to connect with the role that could make her career. Directed by Connor Simpson.

 

  • 2017-06-06T18:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD

Crossed Stars

It's love at first sight in the midst of a dinosaur invasion in "The Life and Death of Tommy Chaos and Stacey Danger." Together, they flee for a life of adventure and romance — only to discover that even the brightest flames don't burn forever. Directed by Michael Lukk Litwak.

In "Googly Eyes," Cooper Barnes stars as Gary, whose chronic earache stirs up memories of his childhood and unresolved baggage with his ex-girlfriend. Directed by Simon Savelyev.

  • 2017-06-20T17:30:00-07:00
    KCET-HD