• 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
  • 2:31
  • UK

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Can't Catch Us All

By Conor Lennon

What mice find offensive is the fact that these traps are not only lethal, but also cheap, low quality imports. (Don't mess with the mice.) (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:44
  • Germany, Canada

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House Trap

By Robert Hoare & Steven Sauve

"The best-laid plans of mice and men go oft awry"- Rober Burns, To a Mouse [The mousetrap set recalls a long-forgotten incident in the producer's first residence in Toronto.] (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:52
  • USA

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In Which the Coffee Mugs Offer Explanation

By Rick Moody & Laura Vitale

In which the coffee mugs offer explanation. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:42
  • USA

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Mug Stories

By Audrey Berns

A coffee mug holds a special place in the heart of its owner. (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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  • 2009
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #107: The Loneliness Show

By Various

This hour: best friends who will never meet face to face, an abandoned wedding dress found floating in a lake, and more. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Tea for Matilda

By Catherine Stifter

Feminist historian Sally Roesch Wagner muses that well-behaved women rarely make history while mis-behaved radicals, such as 19th century women's rights and peace activist Matilda Joslyn Gage, seldom make history books. (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
  • 2:52
  • USA

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Buddhist Mice

By Karen Michel

Buddhist teachings and mouse death. (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
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Thrown

By Roxana Hadad & Shiow-Jiau Yung

A fourteen-year-old girl tries to throw her voice and ends up getting thrown herself. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Mouse Trap Music

By Christopher Danforth

Composer Mark Applebaum describes the creative process he uses when inventing new instruments. He calls one of them "The Mouse Trap." (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:37
  • USA

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Musings Over Coffee

By Sandra Sleight-Brennan

Half commentary, half documentary, the inscription on this coffee mug took me back to old memories. (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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Red Baiting

By Joe Milutis

Decommissioned Soviet mousetraps in Brooklyn's Little Odessa. (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
  • 2:57
  • USA

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Bike Bell Bandito

By Darlene Dennard

A short tale of youth and nostalgia, bringing back past memories of the notorious nerve racking bike bell that we loved -- and mom hated! (more)

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  • 2007
  • 3:03
  • USA

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I Was a Preteen Nightmare

By Jill Dorothy Summers

A well-intentioned yet horribly misinformed adolescent makes a monumental miscalculation of both form and judgment. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 3:36
  • USA

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Mugs With Messages

By Suzy Kahn

The thoughts of a creative woman of valor, who might never make history. (more)

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