Short Films

The chief viewing focus of Act One will always be the official monthly film selections, a complete history of which can be viewed here.

However, in addition to viewing great feature-length works, each month a notable short film is also shared with the group for further discussion.  The selected short film for the current month can be viewed on this page, and a complete history of all previous selections is listed below.


June 2018 (Summer Serials)

Flash Gordon (1936)

Directed by Frederick Stephani


Featured Short Films

01/16

Vincent (1982)

Directed by Tim Burton

 

02/16

Curfew (2012)

Directed by Shawn Christensen

 

03/16

A Trip to the Moon (Le Voyage dans la Lune) (1902)

Directed by Georges Méliès

 

04/16

The Lunch Date (1990)

Directed by Adam Davidson

 

05/16

Black Angel (1980)

Directed by Roger Christian

 

Bonus Short: Pre Vis Action (2016)

Directed by Gareth Evans

 

06/16 (Summer Serials)

Dick Tracy (1937)

Directed by Alan James & Ray Taylor

 

07/16 (Summer Serials)

Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe (1940)

Directed by Ford Beebe & Ray Taylor

 

08/16 (Summer Serials)

The Shadow (1940)

Directed by James W. Horne

 

09/16

Copy Shop (2001)

Directed by Virgil Widrich

 

10/16

Alma (2009)

Directed by Rodrigo Blaas

 

Bonus Short: Tuck Me In (2014)

Directed by Ignacio F. Rodo

 

11/16

The Red Balloon (Le Ballon rouge) (1956)

Directed by Albert Lamorisse

 

12/16

Franz Kafka's It's a Wonderful Life (1993)

Directed by Peter Capaldi

 

Bonus Short: Treevenge (2008)

Directed by Jason Einsene

 

01/17

7:35 in the Morning (7:35 de la Mañana) (2003)

Directed by Nacho Vigalondo

 

02/17

My Home (Chez moi) (2014)

Directed by Phuong Mai Nguyen

 

03/17

The Grandmother (1970)

Directed by David Lynch

 

04/17

The Pavement (2015)

Directed by Taylor Engel

 

05/17

Black Rider (Schwarzfahrer) (1992)

Directed by Pepe Danquart

 

Bonus Short: Soft (2007)

Directed by Simon Ellis

 

06/17 (Summer Serials)

Spy Smasher (1942)

Directed by William Witney

 

07/17 (Summer Serials)

The Phantom Empire (1935)

Directed by Otto Brower & B. Reeves Eason

 

08/17 (Summer Serials)

Flash Gordon's Trip to Mars (1938)

Directed by Ford Beebe & Robert F. Hill

 

09/17

Stutterer (2015)

Directed by Benjamin Cleary

 

Bonus Short: Valse (2013)

Directed by Chris Keller

 

10/17

Geometria (1987)

Directed by Guillermo del Toro

 

Bonus Short: The Resurrection of Broncho Billy (1970)

Directed by James Rokos

 

11/17

Next Floor (2008)

Directed by Denis Villeneuve

 

12/17

Tanghi Argentini (2006)

Directed by Guy Thys

 

01/18

Dinner for One; or, The 90th Birthday (Der 90. Geburtstag) (1963)

Directed by Heinz Dunkhase

 

02/18

Hotel Chevalier (2007)

Directed by Wes Anderson

 

03/18

Sunspring (2016)

Directed by Oscar Sharp

 

04/18

Trevor (1994)

Directed by Peggy Rajski

 

Bonus Short: In a Heartbeat (2017)

Directed by Esteban Bravo & Beth David

 

05/18

Room 8 (2013)

Directed by James W. Griffiths

 

06/18 (Summer Serials)

Flash Gordon (1936)

Directed by Frederick Stephani