If you can’t make it to Park City within the next ten days a taste from the 2013 Sundance Film Festival has made its way online. As we’ve seen time and time again, short films are often our first glimpse at emerging talent and we previously shared six different short films set to screen at Sundance in the coming week, but now eight additional works have been released for your viewing pleasure.
While the most notable one of the bunch is a 9-minute short from Babel, 21 Grams and Amores Perros screenwriter Guillermo Arriaga (featuring cinematography from frequent Steven Spielberg collaborator Janusz Kaminski), there’s also one starring Martin Starr titled The Apocalypse, a Greek tragedy acted out by Belgian roosters and another featuring a twist on the zombie tale. Check them all out below, and again, if you want to watch all fourteen head over here.
The Apocalypse (Andrew Zuchero)
Four uninspired friends try to come up with a terrific idea for how to spend their Saturday afternoon.
Black Metal (Kat Candler)
After a career spent mining his music from the shadows, one fan creates a chain reaction for the lead singer of a black metal band.
Broken Night (Guillermo Arriaga)
A young woman and her four-year-old daughter drive across desolated hills. Everything looks fine and they seem to enjoy the ride, until an accident sends them into the nightmare of darkness.
Irish Folk Furniture (Tony Donoghue)
An animated documentary about repair and recycling in rural Ireland.
Since any New York cinephile has a nearly suffocating wealth of theatrical options, we figured it’d be best to compile some of the more worthwhile repertory showings into one handy list. Displayed below are a few of the city’s most reliable theaters and links to screenings of their weekend offerings — films you’re not likely […]
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