• 2009
  • 2:58
  • USA

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Lovable Losers

By Rich Halten

To celebrate the launch of our new website, the TCF presents the Chicago Sound Drops - short audio works that conjure the city through sound, story, and imagination. (more)

Shortdocs09
  • 2009
  • 6:14
  • USA

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Cooler by the Lake

By Rick Moody & Laura Vitale

To celebrate the launch of our new website, the TCF presents the Chicago Sound Drops - short audio works that conjure the city through sound, story, and imagination. (more)

Shortdocs09
  • 2013
  • 21:26
  • USA

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Harper High School

By Ben Calhoun, Linda Lutton & Alex Kotlowitz

In the 2011 -2012 school year, Harper High School, located in one of Chicago’s most violent neighborhoods, saw 29 of its current and recent students shot. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:55
  • USA

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Pretty in Pink

By Jessica Speer

The girls upstairs are loud and fun, and one of them is Miss Wicker Park. (more)

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  • 2014
  • 56:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #186 The 2013 Short Docs Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: We showcase some of our favorite stories from the 2013 Third Coast ShortDocs Challenge: Appetite, and talk to the organizer of the project, former Third Coast Artistic Director Julie Shapiro about the rules, the incentives, and our collaboration with the James Beard Foundation. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:58
  • USA

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The Haymarket Incident

By Rehman Tungekar

One teenager changes my perspective about a significant event in labor (and U.S.) history. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Flecks of Grey (by Pidgey)

By Jocelyn Peirce

One pigeon's emotional journey to understand his neighbors: the seagulls. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 2:53
  • USA

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PCAF

By Zachary Baiel

To celebrate the launch of our new website, the TCF presents the Chicago Sound Drops - short audio works that conjure the city through sound, story, and imagination. (more)

Shortdocs09
  • 2012
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Random Ghost Behavior: The Center is Always White

By Jacob Gigler-Caro

Do spirits exist? (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Bland Is Sweet

By Susie An

Erica Bland wishes she didn't have to travel so far to eat at her favorite restaurants. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 13:44
  • USA

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Chosen People

By Eric Molinsky

At least forty thousand African Americans are practicing Jews. They call themselves Hebrew Israelites and their style of worship inspires a variety of reactions: enthusiasm, curiosity, and sometimes even outright hostility. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:39
  • USA

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Midnight Blues

By Justin Perleoni & Chris Savell

A night like any other in an unusual life. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 2:50
  • USA

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Elevated (Grand Chicago)

By Aaron Ximm

To celebrate the launch of our new website, the TCF presents the Chicago Sound Drops - short audio works that conjure the city through sound, story, and imagination. (more)

Shortdocs09
  • 2009
  • 3:30
  • USA

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The Big City

By Sean Hurley

To celebrate the launch of our new website, the TCF presents the Chicago Sound Drops - short audio works that conjure the city through sound, story, and imagination. (more)

Shortdocs09
  • 2012
  • 2:24
  • USA

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Red Beeps

By Aaron Arreguin

A recollection of my aunt's past and current home. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Sweet, Sweet Victory

By Logan Jaffe

A regular at Victory's Banner restaurant in Roscoe Village, Marge Stumpf doesn't show up one day. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:59
  • USA

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(Blue) Locker Partners

By Linda Lutton

What it's like to be neighbors in a space that's nine inches wide. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Studs & Jimmy

By Alan Hall

To celebrate the launch of our new website, the TCF presents the Chicago Sound Drops - short audio works that conjure the city through sound, story, and imagination. (more)

Shortdocs09
  • 2014
  • 0:09
  • USA

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The 2014 Third Coast Conference

By TCF

Bugle call please... registration is now open! (more)

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  • 2013
  • 6:37
  • USA

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Harper Funeral

By Linda Lutton

A principal reflects on a turbulent year: 27 current or former students shot, 8 of them dead. (more)

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