2018 Films: U
Undiscovered (USA | 2017, 3 min)
Directed by: Sara Litzenberger
Sasquatch has always remained elusive in photos--but not for the reasons we think.
Unknown (USA, 6 min)
Directed by: Katie Sheridan
Four young guys from Washington, D.C. make up the band The Unknowns. Completely unknown in the music industry, they are taking their future into their own hands, performing full scale 'pop-up concerts' at metro stations and public spaces that stop traffic and gather huge crowds. They have each given up jobs and school to focus on spreading their talent and spreading the love. With the help of social media, their live performances have gained fans across the country. The are just waiting for their big break.
Until We Reach the Sun (UK | 2017, 5 min)
Directed by: Daisy Dickinson
Until we reach the sun is a stop-motion animation created by visual artist Daisy Dickinson and soundtracked by Grimm Grimm. Set on an otherworldly planet floating far away in a distant galaxy, it tells the story of the only inhabitant who wonders of life outside his little blue world.
Untoward (USA | 2016, 10 min)
Directed by: Anthony Paul
Cast: Felicia Garcia, Vivian Lam, Perri Yaniv
Two women leave a party and call a ride share service. After one of them is dropped off, and now left alone in the backseat, a woman finds out her driver has bad intentions.
UNUM (Germany | 2017, 9 min)
Directed by: David Gesslbauer & Michael Lange
[UNUM] (lat. "one") is presented in 9:16 format - flipped vertically - as a metaphor for the singularity of life. Beginning with a carnal prologue between man and woman, the figurative journey continues with a huntsman at a cave. A company by his loyal dog the huntsman discovers and delivers delicate honey to a shady merchant and his nefarious cat - as a single drop of the sweet nectar releasing the furies of fate.