WTF (WATCH THESE FILMS) - CFF 2022 STRANGE & MAGICAL SHORTS SHOWCASE

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PRETTY PICKLE

Availability ended 6/29/2022 EST
A modern love turned sour.
As he spends more time with his new girlfriend, a young man begins to privately dwell upon one of her quirks, leading him to a troubling discovery. Part horror, part comedy of manners, part romance, PRETTY PICKLE is a provocative probe of 21st century dating paranoias and insecurity, and the timeless unpredictability of human secrecy.

TAKE HIM DOWN

Availability ended 6/29/2022 EST
"This is all your fault, dude"
A super soldier and a cybernetically-enhanced bear are on a dangerous mission to save the world, but the greatest challenge they face is not a villain, but miscommunication.

KHARON

Availability ended 6/29/2022 EST
Slow down. Let it wash over you.
On a broken down spaceship, a grieving astronaut drifts through space and memory in order to understand his place in the universe.

A NEW DAY (BROUGHT TO YOU BY HORIZON RESEARCH SYSTEMS)

Availability ended 6/29/2022 EST
At Horizon Research Systems, we changed the world... And we're very, very sorry.
At Horizon Research Systems, we pride ourselves on helping you achieve the life of your dreams - the life you deserve. Also, we may owe you a few apologies...

EVERY TIME WE MEET FOR ICE CREAM YOUR WHOLE FUCKING FACE EXPLODES

Availability ended 6/29/2022 EST
Young love can be explosive!
The title says it all!

HELL HOLE

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Working for the man can be Hell.
A lonely maintenance worker at a state-run gate to Hell has a bad day.

BIRDWATCHING

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By a stream in the woods - a place between worlds - two women find each other ankle-deep in the water, letting go of what's past and wondering what will come.

HIGH HORSE

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A bizarre duo surviving the apocalypse faces its hardest challenge. Each other.
Writers, directors, and stars Addie Doyle and Lee Hurst create a deadpan slapstick paradise of the apocalypse with disorienting angles and whiplash pacing where a deranged self-appointed leader sets off on a rampage of unwarranted penance on the only other survivor after she accidentally kills one of the last living creatures on earth.

ARGUS

Availability ended 6/29/2022 EST
Light goes on, push the button
A man begins a seemingly pointless, mundane job and starts aging rapidly and without control. His reality and mind unravel as he searches for purpose behind it all.

COHERENCE

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A musical odyssey inside a strange world torn apart by psychedelic incoherence, where music alters reality.
After awakening from a nightmare, a young woman must navigate a terrifying world torn a apart by a mass hallucination. She will discover how the rules of reality that once governed the physical world no longer exist; and that music can now be used to make a new world with new rules.

CUBED ROW

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Every issue is the next issue
When Wilde and the other beings discover the structure and inevitable collapse of the Ovra, they must decide whether or not to take drastic measures in order to continue their existence.

BUDDYMOVIE

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Find your buddy
Two old friends reunite in the wilderness, over which an angry warehouse holds court.

MEAT FRIEND

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The meaning of friendship... and accidents!
An ex-con, sentient pile of hamburger meat teaches after-school lessons to a child.

THE BLOOD OF THE DINOSAURS

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Uncle Bobbo teaches children where oil comes from.
Uncle Bobbo teaches everyone where oil comes from. This is bookended by the history of the natural world, starting with the rise and fall of the dinosaurs. Then continuing with the violation of creation and with the recreation and rebirth of a more perfect humanity.

WHAT IT FEELS LIKE FOR A GIRL

Availability ended 6/29/2022 EST
A woman makes the most of a difficult day
A woman makes the most of a bad day.

FLOATERS DOT COM

Availability ended 6/29/2022 EST
A successful wedding planner goes missing. The last site on his browser history: Floaters Dot Com.
Across the city, people are hearing the words "Floaters Dot Com"... A website with powers beyond comprehension. Those who know it are never the same. And time is running out for its latest victims.

GUTS

Availability ended 6/29/2022 EST
Use them or lose them.
A guy with his guts on the outside of his body really wants a promotion.