Film School Shorts
This KQED-produced series showcases the best shorts from film schools across the country. From quirky comedies to slice-of-life dramas to hard-hitting thrillers, emerging filmmakers offer new perspectives from a new generation. Film School Shorts is your access to the film festival experience.
Film School Shorts Previous Broadcasts
It's in the Blood (Episode #309H)
KQED 9: Fri, Feb 17, 2017 -- 11:00 PM
Lambing Season (Columbia University) - Determined to meet the father who left her before she was born, a woman travels to Ireland, hoping it will help her understand his decision. Directed by Jeannie Donohoe. A Series of Kinetic Sets Tell a Story (University of Michigan) - Beautifully rendered cardboard sets and characters and a seemingly weightless camera capture an astonishing voyage of immigration, love, and World War II in a single take. Directed by Shannon Kohlitz.
- KQED 9: Mon, Feb 20, 2017 -- 5:30 AM
- KQED 9: Sun, Feb 19, 2017 -- 11:30 PM
- KQED 9: Sat, Feb 18, 2017 -- 5:00 AM
Playing with Power (Episode #307H)
KQED 9: Fri, Feb 3, 2017 -- 11:00 PM
Above the Sea (Columbia University) - In the dangerous underworld of 1930s Shanghai, Fei, a young lady of the evening, must decide how far she is willing to go to exact vengeance. Directed by Keola Racela. < br>Un Mundo para Ra?l (Columbia University) - When thirteen-year-old Raul is asked to entertain the local landowner's son, a treacherous game of power and pride unfolds between the boys. Directed by Mauro Mueller.
- KQED 9: Sat, Feb 4, 2017 -- 5:00 AM