2018 Female Directed Shorts Films (145)

A Film Freeway Preferred Festival:


festival posterMARTINA, OH MARTINA, 12min., Spain, Romance/Drama
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festival posterSTUPID SMARTPHONE THERAPY, 4min., Germany, Experimental
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festival posterHONEYMOON, 3min., Switzerland, Romance
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festival posterTOO SOON?, 3min., UK, Comedy
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festival posterEGGS AND SOLDIERS, 20min., USA, Drama/Family
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festival posterCONVERSATIONS, 8min., Ireland, Crime/Mystery
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festival posterFORGOTTEN FLORA, 5min., USA, Animation/Drama
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festival posterMADEIRA, 14min., USA, Drama
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festival posterPAPER PALACES, 6min., USA, Drama
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festival posterTHE FBI BLEW UP MY ICE SKATES, 7min., USA, Animation/Drama
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festival posterAN ACTOR PREPARES, 4min., USA, Comedy
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festival posterGF, 25min., USA, Comedy
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festival posterVIOLET AND JUNE, 6min., Canada, Romance/Comedy
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festival posterTHE WEDDING SONG, 13min, USA, Romance/Drama
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festival poster116, 15min., USA, Experimental
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festival posterTHE WRITER’S WOMAN, 23min., Mexico, Romance/Drama
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festival posterLILITH, 19min., USA, Sci-Fi/Drama
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festival posterFOR THE LOVE OF THE CHILD, 38min., USA, Documentary

festival posterFACE BLIND, 4min., CAN, Documentary

festival posterSUNUNU: THE REVOLUTION OF LOVE, 24min., UK, Documentary


festival posterIMITATION, 16min., Poland, Drama
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festival posterDINNER FOR TWO, 15min, Taiwan, Drama/Relationship
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festival posterGIRL AT THE DOOR, 12min, South Korea, Drama
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festival posterTHROUGH THE SUPERMARKET IN FIVE EASY STEPS, 9min, Finland, Dance
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festival posterMWAH, 12min., Iran, Drama
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festival posterI SEEK ASYLUM, 10min., UK, Crime/Drama
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festival posterI NEED YOU, 5min., USA, Thriller/Romance
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festival posterTHE CASSETTE, 5min., USA, Drama
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festival posterHEINOUS GIRLS, 5min., Canada, TV WEB SERIES/Comedy

festival posterCOOL GIRLS “HOW TO THROW A GIRLS NIGHT OUT”, 8min., Canada, TV WEB SERIES/Comedy

festival posterSOUNDS OF FREEDOM, 5min, USA, TV WEB SERIES/Drama

festival posterLEGAL FOX: A TASTE OF TRUMP, 3min., USA Drama/Comedy

festival posterOTHER PEOPLE’S CHILDREN, 5min., USA, TV WEB SERIES/Comedy</a

festival poster01, 7min., Germany, Experimental/Animation

festival posterOH! UGANDA, 5min., Uganda, Animation/Documentary

festival posterSUPPLE HEARTS, 5min., UK, Experimental

festival posterMEASURE, 2min, UK, Horror/Drama

festival posterIT BEGAN WITHOUT WARNING, 6min., USA, Horror

festival posterUNDER THE BED, 5min, USA, Horror/Thriller

festival posterPUPPETS AND PUSHPINS, 4min., Canada, Dance/Music Video

festival posterESKIMO, 6min., USA, Drama

festival posterBREATHLESS, 7min., USA, Drama/Crime

festival posterTHE BUTTER KNIFE, 6min., USA, Comedy/Romance

festival posterHIT, 4min., New Zealand, Sports/Drama

festival posterGRANDFATHERHOOD, 27min., Russia, Drama/Family

festival posterTHE CLIMB, 9min., UK, Drama

festival posterSISTER IN ARMS, 9min., UK, Crime/Drama

festival posterTHE CALL, 10min., USA, Horror

festival posterCARL, 17min., USA, Drama

festival posterSNUG AS A BUG, 11min., UK, Comedy

festival posterSWEETER, 13min., USA, Family/Drama

festival posterPRIEST TO PRIEST, 9min., USA, Family/Drama

festival posterJOYA MIA, 5min., USA, Family/Drama

festival posterWHO I AM, 17min, UK, LGBT/Drama

festival posterNOT THE SAME RIVER. NOT THE SAME MAN, 4min., Animation/Experimental
festival posterTHE CORD, 5min., USA, Drama

festival posterSOLARIS, 5min., Australia, Music Videov

festival posterFUERZA, 4min., Australia, Dance

festival posterAUGENBLICKE – A BLINK OF AN EYE, 4min., Animation/Drama

festival posterMRS. MURPHY’S CONFESSION, 25min., USA, Comedy/Drama

festival posterBLOSSOM, 6min., Australia, Drama

festival posterPREY, 10min., Canada, Drama

festival posterRIGHT TO BE FORGOTTEN, 6min., Portugal, Drama

festival posterAXioMA, 15min., Italy, Drama

festival posterTHE PITS, 6min., Canada, Comedy/Romance

festival posterFOXY TROT, 14min., USA, Drama

festival posterTHE COLOR OF ME, 19min., USA, Drama/Romance

festival posterAMERICAN BOY, 9min., USA, Drama

festival posterWHALES, 20min, USA, Drama

festival posterDNA OF WILD BEASTS, 18min., France, Drama/Comedy

festival posterALL THAT REMAINS, 4min., Egypt, Drama/Experimental

festival posterCUBICLE, 3min., USA, Drama/Comedy

festival posterBEHIND CLOSED DOORS, 5min., USA, Comedy

festival posterLOVE LEX, 7min., Australia, Comedy

festival posterGET HOME SAFE, 7min., USA, Comedy

festival posterMARMO, 7min., USA, Experimental

festival posterGROUND FINE, 4min., USA, Dance

festival posterCUBICLE, 3min., USA, Drama/Comedy

festival posterSTAR WARS: DRESCA, 7min., USA, Fan Fiction/Sci-Fi

festival posterSTRANGER THINGS: THE STORY OF HENRY AND DALE, 6min., USA, Fan Fiction/Crime

festival posterBUT…SOMETIMES, 5min., UK, Experimental/Drama

festival posterSUSHI MAN, 3min., USA, Animation/Romance

festival posterTHE STRANGER, 13min., USA, Thriller/Drama

festival posterATTACK OF THE POTATO CLOCK, 2min., USA, Horror/Animation

festival posterTHE WISHING CRANES, 3min., USA, Animation
festival posterPLUSH ASSASSIN, 2min., USA, Animation festival posterSTUCK, 5min., USA, Animation
festival posterBARELY THERE, 2min., USA, Animation

festival posterTHROUGH CHINATOWNS’S EYES: APRIL 1968, 25min., USA, Documentary

festival posterSAMBHALI TRUST, 10min, USA, Documentary

festival posterTHE REVELATOR, 24min., Belgium, Thriller/Mystery

festival posterI CAN’T SLEEP, 3min, Ireland, Drama

festival posterPIN-UP, 20min., USA, Drama

festival posterRITUAL, 4min., USA, Dance

festival posterMIMESIS, 4min., USA, Experimental

festival posterRECONNECTED, 15min., USA, Drama/Comedy

festival poster#NOMORE, 16min., USA, Drama

festival posterREGRETS, 8min, UK, Drama

festival posterMEA CULPA, 6min., USA, Comedy/Crime

festival posterBETWEEN US, 10min, USA, Drama/Family

festival posterFIRST STEP, 9min., USA, Drama

festival posterMORGEN, 10min., USA, Documentary

festival posterNON-DISCLOSURE, 15min., USA, Drama

festival posterINCALL, 10min., USA, Thriller</a

festival posterTHE ROSE GARDEN, 3min., USA, Thriller/Animation

festival posterTHE DOOR, 5min., USA, Thriller

festival posterZAYA, 6min., Canada, LGBT

festival posterCROWNING CHANGE – THE ERIN O’FLAHERTY STORY, 17min., USA, LGBT

festival posterMANY LOVES, ONE HEART, 18min., USA, LGBT

festival posterBREATHING THROUGH A STRAW, 18min., Canada, LGBT

Löffel, 21min., Germany, Drama
Audience FEEDBACK Video of the Short Film

A VOICE FOR CHANGE: THE LAURA HILLIER STORY, 7min., Canada, Documentary
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EULOGY FOR DENIS K., 12min., Russia, Comedy
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MAXWELL’S DEMON, 21min., Brazil, Drama/Family
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LOLA, 25min., USA, Drama, Coming of Age
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festival posterGREY MATTER, 3min., Canada, Dance

JASPER, 21min., USA, Sci-Fi
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festival posterSILENT SCREAMS, 8min., Costa Rica, Experimental

JASPER, 21min., USA, Sci-Fi
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FAEW, 7min., Canada, Animation, Sci-Fi
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TABULA RASA, 9min., USA, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
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festival posterCASEY, 6min., USA, Drama

festival posterMURDER IN THE CAT HOUSE, 4min., USA, Comedy

festival posterSPINNING IN SLOW MOTION, 12min, Australia, Drama

festival posterI PROMISED HER LIFE, 15min., Drama/Family

festival posterCITY GIRL, 10min., Drama

festival posterTHE NIGHT SKY, 3min., Sweden, Experimental

festival posterEPINEPHRINE, 6min., USA, Experimental/Music Video

festival posterA LETTER FROM LETICIA, 3min., Argentina, Animation

festival posterDAUGHTER, 3min., Canada, Drama/Family

festival posterTRAIN, 3min., Israel, Animation/Music Video

festival posterWINE AND EGGS, 5min., Turkey, Drama

festival poster(A) UTOMATED (I)IRRITATION, 6min., USA, Comedy/Sci-Fi

festival posterTHE FINAL SHOW, 9min., USA, Comedy/Romance

festival posterTHE FINAL SHOW, 9min., USA, Comedy/Romance

festival posterTHE BUS TRIP, 13min., Sweden, Animation

festival posterCHERI, 6min., France, Thriller/Suspense

festival posterTUESDAY 10:08AM, 13min., Canada, Crime/Mystery

festival posterPROJECT 1948, 13min., Bosnia, Documentary

festival posterMOTHERS & METHADONE, 11min, Canada, Documentary

festival posterTHE FLOWER GATE, 15min., Israel, Fantasy

festival posterTHE SUPER RECOGNISER, 11min., UK, Sci-Fi

festival posterWHAT IF, 16min., Germany, Sci-Fi/Romance

festival posterHOTTER WITH THE WINDOWS OPEN, 12min., USA, Romance/Drama

Female Film Festival: Thursday December 13th at 7pm – Toronto

The FEEDBACK Monthly Film Festival is back for 2018.. Our home is The Carlton Cinemas, located in the heart of downtown Toronto at 20 Carlton Street. The event runs from 7pm to 9pm.

Continuing to showcase the best of short films from around the world, while maintaining our audience feedback format moderated by Kierston Drier. Showcasing a Female Film Festival every single month!

Tickets for 2018 are PAY WHAT YOU LIKE. Purchase your tickets online via Paypal or Credit Card. Tickets are first come first serve.

If you like to obtain seats in advance and pick them up on the day of the event (come for FREE, or make a donation), please email us at festivalevent@wildsoundfestival.com and we’ll reserve seats for you.

You can pick up the tickets on the day of the event at the cinema. Tickets are first come, first serve. This festival has sold out 70 out of its last 72 events!

You will be able to buy alcohol (beer, wine, liquor), popcorn, candy, and refreshments before the show.

Here is the full program of films. Festival starts a 7pm sharp!



FIRST ACT PROGRAM SERIES

Löffel, 21min., Germany, Drama

Directed by Lina Schmeink

Günther is planning his death. He´s living in an old-age-home and can´t move his fingers anymore. For a long time he was collecting tablets and right now he has enough to commit suicide – if there wouldn´t be Heinz. The new roommate easily takes away Günther´s tablets. Heinz annoys Günther hardly with his ongoing escape attempts but soon Günther experiences the reason why: Heinz needs to rescue his donkey! “Löffel” was left at Heinz´farm and now he will be slaughtered. Günther proposes a deal: He will help Heinz to rescue his donkey to conversely get back his tablets…

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A VOICE FOR CHANGE: THE LAURA HILLIER STORY, 7min., Canada, Documentary

Directed by Sarah Gonyea

After complications in the Ontario medical system delayed her much-needed treatment, Laura Hillier’s dedication to create change during the months leading up to her tragic passing inspired a movement that has saved the lives of many

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FOXY TROT, 14min., USA, Comedy/LGBT

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A married couple unexpectedly face their relationship issues when they take ballroom dance lessons in a very heteronormative class.

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SECOND ACT PROGRAM


MAXWELL’S DEMON, 21min., Brazil, Drama/Family

Directed by Kaue Nunes Melo

A Father tries to fix the relationship with his wheelchair bounded daughter after she has been expelled from the school for sexually assaulting another student.

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LOLA, 25min., USA, Drama, Coming of Age

Directed by Isabella Tan

The teenage daughter of an affluent Chinese family in America struggles for control when her past abuser returns, threatening her carefully crafted future.

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The event runs from 7pm to 9pm on Thursday September 13, 2018

Continuing to showcase the best of short films from around the world, while maintaining our audience feedback format moderated by Kierston Drier. Showcasing a festival every single Thursday in Toronto in 2018!

Short Film: DINNER FOR TWO, 15min, Taiwan, Drama/Relationship

 

7d23ea80a0 posterNewly-wed housewife Xiao Xiao suppresses her desire for eating meat, in order to meet the convenience of her vegetarian husband A-Liang. One day on Xiao Xiao’s birthday, she receives a piece of complimentary steak, which brings up a series of conflicts in her marriage.

Project Links
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    雙人晚餐
  • Film Type:
    Short, Student
  • Runtime:
    14 minutes 58 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    July 31, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    30,000 CNY
  • Country of Origin:
    China
  • Country of Filming:
    Taiwan
  • Film Language:
    Chinese
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color

Director BIO: Maria Magdalena Jeziorowska (IMITATION)

Director Biography

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A 19-year old girl, who just graduated from the high school. “Imitation” is her film debut. 1st award and a very positive feedback from the jury of a polish national contest “My idea for a movie” mobilized her to shoot a short movie based on the winning script. The short movie “Imitation” was made with help of few professional crew members and (mostly) her friends and family, who believed in her dream to become a director. She strongly believes that the film industry is not only for men. She plans to take exams for a film school in Lodz and Katowice at the beginning of this summer.

BETWEEN SECONDS Short Film – Audience Video from November 2017 Festival

BETWEEN SECONDS, 20min, USA, Romance/Music 
Directed by Nora Jaenicke

“Between Seconds” is the story of two musicians who have grown out of sync with their music and ultimately themselves. Adrian, a classically trained pianist, loses the ability to play in sync with his music when thoughts of his ex-girlfriend flood his mind. Alicia, a struggling opera singer, loses her ability to sing in sync when she realizes she can’t really grasp her dreams. Both the musicians discover mysterious red envelopes which lead them inside of their clocks and into a surreal clock world. Here they must figure out how to synchronize themselves or they risk never being able to play their music again.

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FIRM WITH PURPOSE Short Film – Audience Video from November 2017 Festival

FIRM WITH PURPOSE, 5min, USA, Comedy 
Directed by Tia Ayers and Shannon Ayers Swanson

A loving mother goes to a job interview in her daughter’s place.

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