• 2008
  • 2:44
  • USA

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Trees Die for the Sins of Our Legislators

By Kay Collins

Of cheeseburgers, the Reagans, Grant Park and, of course, trees. (more)

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  • 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
  • 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
  • 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)

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  • 2008
  • 2:58
  • USA

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I Would Like to Introduce You to My Mom

By Molly Adams

This is an ode to my mother and to all the similarities between us that I'm learning to embrace with the help of Tommy James and the Shondells. (more)

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  • 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
  • 2:31
  • USA

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That Tragic Night

By Catie Talarski

Survivors recount the sinking of the Titanic. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:04
  • USA

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Traveling and Trees

By Pauline Kochanski

How trees affect me as a photographer. (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
  • 7:45
  • USA

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Sweetgum Handshake

By Julie Shapiro & Rick and Megan Shaw Prelinger

Here's a radio explanation of the Radio Ephemera ShortDocs Challenge, including descriptions from Rick and Megan Prelinger, of the books selected for the project. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 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
  • 3:04
  • USA

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Mr. Alm's Garden

By Tom Horan

The story of a discovery of a secret garden. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:57
  • Canada

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Ad Absurdum

By Sarah Boothroyd

A herd of marketing hits, cliches and platitudes, featuring a chorus of cats and two pounds of Velveeta. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 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)

Shortdocs08
  • 2009
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #111: The 2008 ShortDocs Show — Radio Ephemera

By Various

This hour: the weird, wonderful results of the Radio Ephemera ShortDoc Challenge. (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
  • 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
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Upon the Black Top Sea

By Mary Mazurek

Joe escapes in his trailer alone but this time he has a visitor. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:30
  • Russia

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Out of Control. Noise.

By Alexander Soleev

From children to adults . . . (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 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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