Kaori Momoi stars as a 55-year-old single office worker in Tokyo with nothing to look forward to but forced retirement and a lonely death in Oh Lucy! However, when her American English teacher gives her a blonde wig and a new identity, her perspective on life begins to change. Directed by Atsuko Hirayanagi. Then Tin takes us to the alleyways of Harlem, where a man mourns life and lost love in this jazz-age inspired stop-motion animation. Directed by Brandon Lake.
Film School Shorts is a half-hour weekly series showcasing short student films from across the country. Each week, viewers can watch exciting new episodes from emerging filmmakers making the cut, from quirky comedies to slice-of-life dramas to hard-hitting thrillers. New perspectives from a new generation, Film School Shorts is your ticket to the film festival experience.