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CCFF17 | Shorts Program 4: We Got This | Theater 3

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6746 North Sheridan Road

Chicago, IL 60626

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The Artist (2 min) (USA) Starring: Cooper Johnson, Beth Franklin The Artist is written and directed by Neal E. Fischer. This comedy short gives the audience an in-depth look at the torturous process of writing a novel from an artist who echoes Henry David Thoreau by living in the wilderness to create inspiration.

For fans of SNL Digital Shorts, Comedy Central, Funny or Die

Shy Guys (8 Min) (USA) Starring: Reed Birney, Blake DeLong, Nick Wyman.

Shy Guys, directed, written, and produced by Fredric Lehne, tells the tale of two strangers who confront and resolve one of the most insidious scourges afflicting mankind: standing at the public urinal with their willies out.

For fans of Step Brothers, 21 Jump Street, Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby

The Suitor (7 min) (Australia)
Starring: Tilda Cobham-Hervey and Eamon Farren.

Mr. Nuttel, sweating with unease, attempts to chat up the beautiful Charlotte at her family estate.
After learning of a horrible family tragedy in the past, things become all too real for Mr. Nuttel.

For fans of The Princess Bride and period pieces.

Roger (7 min) (UK) Starring: John Bradley, Seann Walsh Roger, written and directed by Brendan Cleaves, tells the story of Stephen, who arrives home after six months in Mongolia to discover his best friend, Roy, has replaced him with a ventriloquist's dummy named Roger.

For fans of Lars and the Real Girl, Her, Comedy Central

Zombie Christmas (3 Min) (USA) Starring: Melanie Ehrlich, Larry Bailey. Zombie Christmas, directed by Bryon E. Carson, is an animated comedy short about humans and zombies celebrating a post-apocalyptic Christmas.

For fans of Rick and Morty, The Simpsons, South Park

Kill the Engine (10 Min) (USA) Starring: Gil Damon, Steve Kuzmick, David Amadio. Kill the Engine, directed by Derek Frey, follows three broke men who decide to kill themselves by carbon monoxide poisoning. However, the group suicide is foiled when the vehicle of their demise fails to start.

For fans of Comedy Central, Heathers, Funny or Die

Knife Fight (3 Min) (USA) Starring: Mary Elizabeth Cobb, Mariola Figueroa. Knife Fight is written by Mary Elizabeth Cobb and Mariola Figueroa and directed by Miguel J. Soliman. In this quirky comedy short, a seedy, side alley stand-off takes an unexpected turn.

For fans of Mean Girls, Clueless, Comedy Central

Nathan Loves Ricky Martin (7 min) (Australia)
Starring: Verity Higgins, Dennis Manahan, and Albert Goikhman.

The mother of a developmentally disabled son attempts to lure a man into her home for some
bonding.

For fans of dark, dark comedy

Yes, God, Yes (11 Min) (USA)
Starring: Natalia Dyer

Alice becomes concerned with her sins after a brief encounter with a man in an online chatroom. As her thoughts begin to weigh more and more heavily on her, she has an ironic dose of reality in an unexpected place.

For fans of Freaks and Geeks, The Good Girl

Get Staffed! (3 Min) (UK) Starring: Jack Barry, Ed McArthur, Will Brown Get Staffed! is directed by Big Red Button. In this oddball comedy, the central character points out, why waste money on trinkets, baubles, bric-a-brac, or even furniture when, for a fraction of the cost, you can employ a whole army of staff?

For fans of SNL Digital Shorts, Comedy Central, Funny or Die

Fish with Legs (10 min) (Australia)
Starring: Frank Woodley, Barry Otto, Rupert Degas, and Rachel King.

Charlie would consider himself a fish of science. After all of the local fish wake up with legs
overnight, the only logical explanation is evolution. Right?

For fans of Futurama





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