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Shorts Program 5: Documentaries

The Bullet Directed by Jordan Bahat - A portrait of David "The Bullet" Smith Jr., the world's greatest human cannonball. vimeo.com/148287384
Fairy Tales Directed by Rongfei Guo - Fairy Wang may be a working-class girl from rural China, but she thinks she's the next Coco Chanel. After posting her eccentric designs on Weibo, China's largest social media site, Fairy becomes an overnight internet celebrity. But fame comes at a price for the misunderstood fashion misfit. vimeo.com/116640350

Forever, Chinatown Directed by James Q. Chan - Forever, Chinatown is a story of unknown, self-taught 81-year-old artist Frank Wong who has spent the past four decades recreating his fading memories by building romantic, extraordinarily detailed miniature models of the San Francisco Chinatown rooms of his youth.

Pickle Directed by Amy Nicholson - A couple recounts the various injured animals they have adopted as pets over the course of their marriage, including a paraplegic possum and a fish that couldn?t swim. vimeo.com/141202496

Train Surfers Directed by Adrien Cothier - On the outskirts of Mumbai, a group of childhood friends fight the daily boredom of their small industrial town by putting their lives at risk, ?surfing? the roofs of the old moving trains. This dangerous addiction fills the void left by the uncertain future of these young rebels.


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When: Sat. Oct. 22, 2016 6:30 PM
Where: CCA Studio, CCA
Director: Rongfei Guo
Origin: USA/China
Genre: Shorts 5: Documentaries, Shorts, Documentary,
Runtime: 29

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