20th Calgary Underground Film Festival

April 20-30, 2023

11th CUFF.Docs Documentary Film Festival

November 2023

Shorts: Relationships Can Be A Funny Thing

U.S, Canada, Finland, Switzerland, France, 2019/ 2020
Archives 2020
In Cinema Globe Cinema
Tue, Jun 23 Buy


Love can hurt (and squirt).  Sometimes you need to take a step back and look at the lighter side.  Werewolves and robbers and sharp sharp knives.

Shorts screened:



United States, 2020, 9:26 min. Dir. Mike Lars White

Graduates of an obscure German art school become guinea pigs for a young woman’s mediation skills when their relationship turmoil reaches fever pitch in a shopping mall parking lot.

Vessels Of Destiny

France, 2019, 14:30 min. Dir. Franie-Éléonore Bernier

Just before surgery, Réjeanne decides to satisfy her last wishes by inviting her oldest friend over to play their favourite video game: Vessels of Destiny.

Sales Ready

United States, 2019, 11:43 min. Dir. Philip Steiger

Alister, the leader of a young sales force who deals in cutlery, appears to be a passionate entrepreneur but it turns out he is a pawn, lost in a multilevel marketing scheme.

One Last Last Heist

Canada, 2019, 9:50 min. Dir. Darrin Rose

An armed robber sets up his heartbroken buddy on a meet cute – during a heist.


United States, 2020, 9:47 min. Dir. Dara Katz and Betsy Keney

Maddie's discovery of a 30-year-old recording leads to an awkward family dinner and an unexpected revelation about her mother.

The Problem With Lady Werewolves

Canada, 2019, 13:27 min. Dir. Chris Ross

Two young women survive a vicious attack and begin to see themselves differently, believing they might be werewolves.

Which Goes To Chase

Canada, 2019, 14:17 min. Dir. Anthony Coveney

Guillaume and Simon are convinced by the girl they both have a crush on to rob a convenience store.


Finland, 2019, 5:34 min. Dir. Oskar Wikström

Martha is obsessed with a pimple. How will it go?


Switzerland, 2019, 19:29 min. Dir. Korlei Rochat

After their passionate night, Suze will find out she is allergic to her new friend.

Future Ex-Girlfriend

United States, 2020, 5:51 min. Dir. Chris Smith

A hobbyist inventor has to face some hard truths while trying to save humanity.


Comedy / Relationship

108 minutes