• 2009
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #111: The Radio Ephemera Show

By Various

This hour: the weird, wonderful results of the Radio Ephemera ShortDoc Challenge. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 82:47
  • USA

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Presenting the 2008 TCF ShortDocs: Radio Ephemera

By Julie Shapiro, John Biewen, Sarah Boothroyd, David P. Earle & Meghan Vigeant

For the 2008 TCF ShortDocs Challenge, the TCF joined forces with the Prelinger Library, a one-of-a-kind collection of books, periodicals, and more, running the gamut from the concrete and tangible to the abstract and etherized. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Scared

By John Biewen

A guy muses on the fears associated with a loved one's body. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Birth, Birth, Rebirth

By Chris Sewell

As Tom recovers from a traumatic brain injury, he and his wife welcome newborn twins into the world. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2008
  • 2:36
  • USA

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Flying Dream Sequence

By Matt Fleeger

The tale of a recurring dream. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • Denmark

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Every Morning I Hear This Voice...

By Mikkel Nedergaard

A cultural detective searches out a singing stranger and in the process finds out how prayer affects a young man's life. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2008
  • 2:56
  • Canada

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The Big Strike!

By Sarah Bernath

When a venerable neighborhood tree is struck down its loss is felt by all the residents on the street, but sometimes nature has its reasons. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • Canada

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Control of Swimsuit and Mind

By Kathleen Goldhar

Kathleen Goldhar was asked to go out and try on the latest in swimsuit technology: the LZR Racer, made by Speedo, which is VERY form-fitting, and VERY hard to get into. (more)

Sdocs08
  • 2008
  • 2:58
  • USA

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The Woman in the Tree

By Kathryn Born

Here's a story along the theme of "ephemera" - things that were not built to be around for long. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2008
  • 2:54
  • USA

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Govern the Ganglia

By Ken Cormier

A found poem -- all text from chosen books. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Restful, Shady Places

By Sean Hurley

The authors of Trailer Ahoy! and Trees as Good Citizens enjoy a written correspondence relating to their books' proximity in the library. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2008
  • 2:52
  • USA

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The Good Citizen's Control of Body and Mind

By Sara Vogel & Aliza Simons

A mad professor attempts to bring a cadaver to life. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Six Minutes

By Katie Ball

A motorcyclist hits the only tree standing in an otherwise empty field. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2008
  • 2:30
  • Russia

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Feeling Small but Dreaming Big

By Anastasia Ivanova

"Why we should not imagine a row of sheep at night and why is a coffee tree sometimes like a man?" (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Too Much Shade

By Annie Baxter

This piece traces the devolution of a trailer to a tree. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2008
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Are You Sure?

By Carrie Shepherd

A look at the age old dilemma -- the unexpected pregnancy, and a peek into how today's busy, independent woman approaches the unexpected news. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2008
  • 2:58
  • USA

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The Subtle Tongue of Racism Remains Unbitten in a "Post-Racial" America

By Will Wright

How do Anglos think black people talk -- and how does that feel? (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2008
  • 2:09
  • USA

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The Big Meeting

By Catherine Halley & Wendy Jo Carlton

Lorene decides to make real English marmalade for a meeting being held by striking maritime workers in her town. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2008
  • 2:52
  • USA

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The Persistence of Ephemera

By Ceil Muller

A slighty wacky look at my own ephemera collection. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2008
  • 3:01
  • USA

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Pills

By Cambra Moniz-Edwards

A weekend away begets new interactions, with a little help from Andrew Jackson. (more)

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