11th CUFF.Docs Documentary Film Festival

November 22-26, 2023

21st Calgary Underground Film Festival

April 18-28, 2023

Shorts: Strange Things Are Afoot

Canada, U.S., U.K, France, 2015/2016
Archives 2016
Special Guest!
In Cinema Globe Cinema
Sat, Apr 16 3:45 PM Buy

Shorts screened:


U.S, 2016, 26 Minutes, Director Samy Burch & Alex Mechanik

The son of a serial killer goes to Florida for a trust workshop.

May We Sleep Soundly

Canada, 2015, 14 Minutes, Director Denis Côté

In internationally acclaimed Canadian auteur Denis Côté’s first short film in nearly a decade, an unseen presence traverses a snowy landscape and enters a series of winter homes, in which slumbering occupants go eerily undisturbed.


U.S, 2015, 15 Minutes, Director Zach Lasry

Manic man-child Seth lives in his own demented world where time is of the essence, his only friends are his stuffed animals, and the words of Michael Jordan inspire him to take all the shots he can. For Seth, this means impressing his father. (Trailer: https://vimeo.com/134430690)


UK, 2015, 9 Minutes, Director Nina Gantz

A black comedy about a man with cannibalistic urges who travels back through his life, looking for the root of his unhappiness.

I Am Coming To Paris To Kill You

Canada, 2015, 10 Minutes, Director Seth Smith

In this neo-noir, a woman takes captive a confused family of bowlers in pursuit of a deceitful kidnapper.

Bionic Girl

France, 2015, 14 Minutes, Director Stéphanie Cabdevila

To face the outside world, a scientist has created her own android clone.

I Love You, Johnny!

Canada/Colombia, 2016, 8 Minutes, Director Ingrid Vargas

It's 1955, and the kids are doing what they do best: eating cheese burgers and learning how to play Back Seat Bingo. Things are going swell for Johnny and Lou, but their ideas about what true love really means differ quite drastically.


Comedy / Drama / Animation / Musical

18+ Licensed Screening
95 minutes

special guest

Guests in attendance for Bev & I Love You, Johnny!


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