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Shorts Program II: Performance Shorts

About the Program
This collection of daring documentary and narrative shorts deals with the theme of performance across race, gender, and the self. Note: explicit language. (94 minutes)

Oh Lucy!
Writer/Director: Atsuko Hirayanagi 
A 55-year-old Japanese secretary awakens a new side of herself when her niece signs her up for English lessons in this Sundance and Cannes winner.

Writer/Director: Shaka King Writer: Kristan Sprague
NFF alum Shaka King (Newlyweeds) turns the tables on Italian gangster tropes in this biting satire.

The Face of Ukraine: Casting Oksana Baiul 
Writer/Director: Kitty Green
Adorned in pink sequins, little girls from across war-torn Ukraine audition for the role of Oksana Baiul.

Writer/Director: Bruce Smolanoff Writer: Emilie McDonald
Mel, a downbeat aspiring comedian in Queens, gets in over her head with a man at an open mic night. 

Kacey Mottet Klein, Naissance d'un Acteur 
Director: Ursula Meier
An exploration of what it means to be a child actor through director Ursula Meier’s collaboration with the star of her award-winning films Sister and Home

Actor Seeks Role 
Director: Michael Tyburski Writer: Ben Nabors
A struggling method actor (Girls’ Alex Karpovsky) moonlights in the field of medical acting and catches the eye of a doctor (Dylan Baker) with a flair for the dramatic. 

{The And} Marcela and Rock 
Director: Topaz Adizes
A husband and wife dissect their past in this fascinating, real-life instance of couples therapy. 

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Film Information

Ticket Price $15.00
Resident Discount $10.00 (starts 6/17)
Walk-Up Sales Only
Type Short Films
Length min

Location Information

Date 06/26, 11:30AM
Venue Bennett Hall
Address 62 Centre Street, Nantucket, MA 02554
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