• 2008
  • 2:55
  • USA

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Teen Mind

By Frank Karall

We all should do some work on our brains, but that "work" can be a load of fun, oh yeah. (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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  • 2008
  • 2:58
  • USA

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Pink George

By Kay Collins

McCarthyism and me. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • Canada

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Retro Rhetoric: Becoming More Becoming

By Sarah Boothroyd

How to make your dreams of happiness come true. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Stork-Bird Brain

By Carolyn Hoerdemann

A journey through the mind of heartache on an island that is really a peninsula. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Family Tree

By Kyle Sweet-Chavez & Sergio Chavez

Two families share very different reasons for planting a tree when their baby is born. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:16
  • USA

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Nerve Machine

By Victoria Estok & Karen Werner

Assailed by doubts, fears and illusions on all sides, the warfare within our bodies is a silent one. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:58
  • USA

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The Unsustainable Age

By Matt Fleeger

A History Channel-style short told from the 23rd century. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:48
  • USA

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When Condos Travel

By Sara Robberson

This piece explores what happens when trailers want to stay put, but condos travel -- removing Austin residents and their beloved trees. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:46
  • USA

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Tree Body

By Alix Blair

Three children talk of how trees are good control of body and mind, recite poetry about trees, call out tree names, and make all kinds of lovely unexpected connections. (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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  • 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
  • 2:40
  • USA

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The Control of Teenagers

By Rick Moody & Michael Hearst

The Control of Teenagers dances on the corpse of self-help publishing; (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:55
  • Canada

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Lucky Star

By Julia Grant

When you are taking risks and you don't know it's risky, and pushing boundaries when you don't know they are boundaries, it's good to be lucky. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:32
  • USA

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Leaves

By Max Barry

The planting of a memorial tree reveals a lost story about my grandmother. (more)

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  • 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)

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  • 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)

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  • 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)

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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)

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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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