WASHINGTON FILM INSTITUTE
Cordially invites you to:
OSCAR NOMINATED ANIMATED SHORTS
5:30 – 7:00PM
Alero Columbia Heights
3345 14th St. NW
5:30 – 7:30PM
Buy Ticket for Directions
9:00PM – ?
With Live Music from the North African Band “GILBRALTAR”
| THE WIND (Vento)
directed by Marcio Salem
15 mins, in Portuguese with English sub-titles, Brazil
A small isolated town in Brazil is becoming windless.
| RED FISH (Peixe Vermelho)
directed by Andreia Vigo
14 mins, in Portuguese with English subtitles, Brazil
An award winning short about a mysterious series of events that leads a woman into unknown territory. David Lynch has a small role!
| THE ADVANTAGE OF THE HITMAN
(La Ventaja Del Sicario)
directed by Luis Moreno Bernardo
8 mins, in Spanish with English subtitles, Spain
Melvin is going to kill a man for 3000 Euros and a passport that will bring Mary to him.
| THEY ARE NOT INVISIBLE
(No Son Invisibles)
directed by Melissa Eidson
Documentary, 52 mins, In Spanish with English subtitles, Mexico
An award winning documentary about 3 Mayan women who succeed through micro financing. Muhammad Yunus and the Grammeen Foundation won the Nobel Peace Prize for this program.
| IT’S BETTER WHEN YOU HEAR IT
(Es Mejor Escucharlo)
directed by Javier Colon
24 mins, in Spanish with English subtitles, Puerto Rico, 2010
To let go, its never easy…
| THE DANCE (El Bailer)
directed by Jonathan Bennett
15 mins, in English, U S A
The Dance is a human drama set against the backdrop of the world’s game.