• 2007
  • 2:49
  • USA

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Curve of the Earth

By Stephanie Rowden & Keith Taylor

A small bicycle bell rings in a big landscape. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:56
  • USA

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How to Cheat on Your Wife

By Elizabeth Bloom Albert

A short, poetic instruction manual for the man who wishes to philander or have an extra-marital affair, but doesn't know where to begin. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:59
  • Netherlands

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Of Mice and Music

By David Swatling

Tragic kitchen incident inspires manic musings on singing mice. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 1:03
  • USA

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I'm Alive

By Brian Corbet

A bell realizes it's alive while on a conveyor belt and then en route to a dollar store. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Angel and the Mourning Cloak

By Jim Barfuss

Chance encounters on an April morning show it's the little things in life that can make all the difference. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Frenchie Movie

By Tim Forrest & Jeff Peters

"No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main . . . any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in mankind, and therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for thee." - John Donne (1572-1631) (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Invasion

By Robert McGinley Myers

One mother's attempt to fight off an invasion of mice just after her two-year-old son has been diagnosed with leukemia. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:58
  • Canada

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What Do You Want?

By Julia Grant

It's hard to think of anything that will last forever. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:45
  • UK, Sweden

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Actionwomen

By Anna Norberg & Simon Norberg

Audio montage featuring the voices of women protesters and a service man remembering life in the 1980s at Greenham Common, England, a miitary base for American nuclear missiles. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:58
  • USA

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A Time to Tip

By David Hain

The courageous story of one coffee mug trying to get by in a house of people he hates. (Writing from the perspective of the mug in the first person, present tense.) (more)

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  • 2007
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Instant Coffee

By Dennis Conrow

A son remembers a woman who loved instant coffee and who may or may not have enjoyed being a housewife. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 3:13
  • USA

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Gifts

By Firestone Mulvaney

Two life-long bachelors kvetch over the phone. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 3:02
  • USA

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The Silent Work of Ordinary People

By Keith Brand & Nathan Long

An extraordinary day in the life of an ordinary worker. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Chinese Pants

By Ramona Jan & Lucy Jan-Turan

An unscripted talk between a mom and her almost teenaged daughter, inspired by a handmade Mother's Day card listing all the things a mother should never do. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:52
  • USA

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I've Got a Question for You

By Zak Rosen

Making cold calls, in search of warmth. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Stood There Ringing

By Megan Stielstra & Shiow-Jiau Yung

A pregnant woman lets a bell say everything she can't. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:52
  • USA

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Buddhist Mice

By Karen Michel

Buddhist teachings and mouse death. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:42
  • USA

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The Horrible Truth About Indie Ice Cream

By Gabe Bullard

An investigation into why an ice cream truck was driving down my street at 9:30 PM. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:32
  • USA

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Hickory Dickory Mouse

By Karen Michel

A story of nursery rhymes and life with mice. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 3:03
  • USA

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Stiff Peaks

By Jeffrey Letterly

The first step in making cookies is to purchase a metal bike jingle-bell in a western mountain town. (more)

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