• 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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If It Hurts, You Breathe Faster

By Fereshteh Toosi

Buffalo resident Kathy Mecca has been resisting a proposed expansion of the Peace Bridge that threatens to destroy residential homes, architecturally important buildings, and mature trees in a neighborhood that has higher than average rates of asthma. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Sending Books to Africa

By Sarah Yahm

A surreal tale about book donations, whitefish salad, and trans-atlantic journeys. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 58:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #151 The Little Feet / Big Adventures Show

By Multiple producers

This week: Little feet on big adventures. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:06
  • USA

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The Searchers (Based on a True Story)

By David P. Earle

Where do lost stories go? Potato pancakes are involved. (more)

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  • 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)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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A Large, Well-Rounded Head

By Michelle Legro & Kate Daloz

The strange journey of Walt Whitman's brain, both inside his head, and out. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:26
  • USA

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Trees Have Full Control of Body and Mind and Are Thus Very Good Citizens

By Amy Denes

A very comic and nervous Monty Python-type exploration of the life of a tree. (more)

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  • 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)

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  • 2008
  • 2:35
  • Canada

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Forest to Desert

By Sarah Boothroyd

An audio doodle about this phrase: "Humankind is preceded by forest, and followed by desert." Forest versus city / tree versus car / then versus now. (more)

Shortdocs08_winner
  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • Russia

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Summer Snow in Moscow

By Anastasia Gorokhova, Daniela Hannemann & Sasha Fomichev

Every summer it snows in Moscow -- because of sexually frustrated trees? What do you know about the sexuality of the poplar tree? (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Kid Lit

By Kristina Lund

A periscope of my grandmother's death and how babies are made. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:58
  • USA

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Pink George

By Kay Collins

McCarthyism and me. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • Australia

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Black Box

By Pascalle Burton

"Black Box" is a performance art piece based on a confidential survey asking both local and international participants, 'What would your metaphorical black box say?' (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:02
  • USA

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A Transgender Childhood

By Tina Antolini

Growing up isn't easy - when you feel as if your mind is one gender, and your body another. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2008
  • 2:55
  • USA

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Silvergirl

By Julie Caine & Lisa Morehouse

It's not made of Plexiglass, it's not made of fiberglass, it's not square. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:58
  • Canada

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A Now Famous Tree

By Lynn Thompson

When spontaneous young sexual drives mingle in the shade of a tree, a unique and mysterious relationship is seeded. (more)

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  • 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
  • 2:36
  • USA

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Flying Dream Sequence

By Matt Fleeger

The tale of a recurring dream. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • New Zealand

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The Great Tree Strike of 1934

By Shaun D. Wilson

A record of one of the most significant cultural events of New Zealand's forgotten history. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Government! Hold My Hand . . .

By Zachary Baiel

A satirical collision of Indiana history and standardized testing. (more)

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