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Shorts II: Tracing Space

  • Directed by Various
  • 78 mins.

Films in this Program

Spatial

Directed by Miles Sprietsma

The streets of Portland become a physical adventure through the collapse of cinematic time and space.

To See More Light

Directed by Kurtis Hough

Geological formations of land and sea become a study in light, dark, and the enchantments of photographic sight.

Rover’s Eye

Directed by Laura Heit

Images recorded by NASA on the surface of Mars gain a mysterious presence through the interventions of the human hand.

Abandoned Generations

Directed by Linda Fenstermaker

Generations of a family’s commitment to its Pacific Northwest farmland are portrayed through a 1945 diary and the haunting reminiscences

Impressions of Portland

Directed by Julie Perini

An understated and powerful evocation of the history of violent racial incidents that lies hidden behind the placid street life

Crack House

Directed by Vanessa Renwick

Fragmentary glimpses suggest a peaceful Buddhist garden surprisingly embedded within Jeffrey Bale’s Crack House paradise.

Memory

Directed by Stuart Eagon

A little city symphony in 16mm black and white that portrays people, buildings, parks and streets with photographic sensitivity and

Ocean Falls

Directed by Ryan Ermacora, Jessica Johnson

A reflective portrait of an idealistic wooded community that seems suspended in time and exists within an unspoiled landscape.

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Directed by Nico Toll

An isolated leaf moves subtly down a stream and through different forest vistas.

Tall Trees

Directed by Salise Hughes

Harsh and unglamorous life in the Old West is chillingly evoked through the firsthand photographic account of a violent bank

Two Roads

Directed by Troy Moth, Josh Lambert

The rich culture of the Anishinaabe, still vital despite a history of genocide and marginalization, comes alive through the fluid