Alaska Airlines Shorts Dec 19 Jan 20

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DECEMBER 2019

Colors

d. Cid | France | French | 5 min

A girl discovers a fake world that takes color away from people.

The Hitchhiker

d. Julien Decoin | France | French | 15 min

Emily is on the road to the sea in a car she can't drive, so she picks up drivers to get her there.

Sweater

d. Nick Borenstein | USA | English | 5 min

Corey is having a terrible day, but his new sweater and a trip to the coffee shop just might turn it all around.

Your Mother and I

d. Anna Maguire | Canada, United Kingdom | 14 min

Johnna's parents changed the world. Or so her dad says.

Sherbert Rozencrantz, You're Beautiful

d. Natalie van den Dungen | Australia | English | 11 min

A young girl who is obsessed with her pet guinea pig is suddenly forced to make real friends.

A Sheperd

d. Vern Moen | USA | English | 10 min

A young shepherd in the Willamette Valley of Oregon struggles with the life and death circle of his ancient job in a modern era.

Field Guide to Being a 12-Year-Old Girl

d. Tilda Cobham-Hervey | Australia | English | 20 min

Twelve children provide a study into the creature known as the 12-year-old girl.

Zu

d. Julien Aveque, Victor HeĢrault | France | French | 8 min

Dr. Paul Chanouis likes to have a little fun with his patients, except one.

We the Economy: This Won't Hurt a Bit

d. Mary Harron | USA | English | 8 min

A patient goes to the hospital for a migraine, unaware of the costs his visit will incur. He soon finds out what it means to get unaffordable care.

We the Economy: Fed Head

d. Catherine Hardwicke | USA | English | 8 min

When Rob Rafaelson awakes with amnesia right before a big press conference, he must be reminded of what the Federal Reserve is using children's toys.

FEATURES

Jacob, Mimmi and the Talking Dogs

d. Edmunds Jansons | Latvia | Latvian | 70 min

Will an imaginative boy, his know-it-all girl cousin and a pack of talking dogs save their romantic neighborhood from unwelcome change?

Gordon & Paddy

d. Linda Hambäck | Sweden | Swedish | 65 min

Police chief Gordon is about to retire and he needs to find a new assistant. Is Paddy-a clever mouse with a great sense of smell-the right candidate?

Automata

d. Van Alan | USA | English | 52 min

In a sci-fi noir version of New York, a hard-boiled detective sets out to solve the murder of a wealthy businessman with his robot sidekick.

JANUARY 2020

El Gran Libro

d. Mounia Akl, Neto Villalobos | Lebanon | Arabic | 20 min

When hungover fisherman Bassem wakes up by the lake shore, his sister Youmna, who he hasn't seen for 12 years, is there ... with a coffin.

Horn

d. Ghasideh Golmakani | Iran | Persian | 8 min

An Iranian lady tries to find a place to park her car in Tehran to be on time for a business appointment.

Hoop Dreamin'

d. Nick Brooks | USA | English | 6 min

Out of school on summer break, 8-year-old Tariq learns the powerful lesson about hard work and sacrifice.

Minor

d. Brian Hutson | USA | English | 10 min

On the cusp of finishing high school, Trevor must bring his best friend back from the brink of doing something terrible.

The Right Ingredients

d. Brendan McDonnell | USA | English | 3 min

An inventive young chef perfects his new tasting menu.

Keep it Light

d. Malika Pellicioli | Switzerland | French | 20 min

When Beibhinn, a young American woman, meets Côme during her trip to Switzerland, it's love at first sight.

FIFO

d. Sacha Ferbus, Jeremy Puffet | Belgium | French | 13 min

When management institutes a new policy at the supermarket where he works, it creates an ethical conflict for Stephan.

Frog

d. Dani Johnson | USA | English | 7 min

A young girl growing up in East Texas struggles to maintain her innocence as she watches her parent's marriage fall apart.

FEATURES

Jacob, Mimmi and the Talking Dogs

d. Edmunds Jansons | Latvia | Latvian | 70 min

Will an imaginative boy, his know-it-all girl cousin and a pack of talking dogs save their romantic neighborhood from unwelcome change?

Automata

d. Van Alan | USA | English | 52 min

In a sci-fi noir version of New York, a hard-boiled detective sets out to solve the murder of a wealthy businessman with his robot sidekick.

Children of the Arctic

d. Nick Brandestini | Switzerland | English, Inupiaq | 92 m in

Five native Alaskan teenagers strive to find balance between the modern world and their traditional way of life.