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Short and Sweet on Indieflix

Love Short Movies?

These IndieFlix are popular with other Arlington patrons.

They’re all available free from IndieFlix with your Library card - no downloading or app required.

Just create your free IndieFlix account, and you can enjoy a variety of independent films anywhere you have wifi:

 

bargainBargain
(7 mins) Comedy with a twist, Ages 13+

Starring Rebel Wilson, this hilarious Australian short depicts shy, dorky Linda who finds herself alone with her sister’s hunky boyfriend Matt, and decides to make the most of the situation.

 

Awards:
TropfestBest Actress (Won)

 

 

laundryLaundry
(5 mins) Romantic Comedy, Ages 13+

While waiting for his wash in an outdated laundromat, a young man’s daydreams blend into reality.

 

Awards:
San Francisco International Film FestivalOfficial Selection (Nominated)
Los Angeles International Short Film FestivalOfficial Selection (Nominated)

 

 

big plansGrosse Plans (Big plans)
(4 mins) Stop Motion Comedy, All Ages

The construction of an apple vending machine proves to be particularly challenging, so the junior inventor in this Swiss film short learns to think outside the square and work with what’s on hand.

 

Awards:
Ankara Flying Broom International Women’s Film Festival
Berlin Interfilm Festival

 
library of dustLibrary of Dust
(17 mins) Documentary Drama, All Ages

The discovery of thousands of urns containing the cremated remains of unclaimed psychiatric patients prompts a tour of the Oregon State Hospital which uncovers the deplorable conditions of the hospital including a storeroom full of human ashes dating back to the late 1800′s.

 

Awards:
Seattle International Film FestivalBest Short Documentary (Won)
Miami International Short Film FestivalBest Documentary (Won)

 

 

reubenA Reuben by Any Other Name
(5 mins) Comedy, All Ages

A comical insight into the differences between Orthodox and Reform Judaism in relation to a Reuben sandwich.

 

 

Awards:
Austin Jewish Film FestivalOfficial Selection (Nominated)

 

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