Maine Shorts

Maine Shorts

Saturday, July 14, 3:30 p.m. / Waterville Opera House / Buy Tickets

Saturday, July 21, 3:30 p.m. / Waterville Opera House / Buy Tickets

Elysia
United States 2018 – DCP – 24 minutes
In English
Director, Screenplay: Noah LePage
Producer: Ramsee Chand
Cast: Elysia Roorbach
A young girl spends one day in the afterlife attempting to reconnect with her mother.

David’s Voice
United States 2018 – DCP – 15 minutes
In English
Director: Graham Hill
Producers: Chad Carbone, Graham Hill
A classically trained vocalist performs musical theatre on miniature stages with action figures.

Empath
United States 2017 – DCP – 10 minutes
In English
Director, Screenplay, Producer: Emily Gillis
Cast: Vanessa Opitz, Mark Bedell, Pete Haase, Julie Moulton, Anthony Brian Carignan, Isaiah Gillis
A woman encounters the darker side of being empathetic to a stranger.

The Invisible Hands
United States 2018 – DCP – 18 minutes
In English
Director: Grace Yu
Featuring Railroad Square’s very own Nancy Bixler, this documentary examines the art of “art handling” behind the Colby College Museum of Art’s exhibitions.

The Golden Mask
United States 2018 – DCP – 5 minutes
In English
Director, Screenplay, Producer: Josh Outerbridge
Cast: Louis Outerbridge, Lincoln Outerbridge
A child visiting an antique shop learns dark secrets about an object he finds there.

The Growth of Whiting
United States 2017 – DCP – 5 minutes
In English
DIrectors, Producers: Dylan Shaw, Jenna DeFrancisco, James Lindberg
Cast: Kim Finnerty, Elmer Whiting
A farm in Auburn, Maine has been transformed into a space for people with developmental disabilities.

Omphaloskepsis
United States 2017 – DCP – 9 minutes
In English
Director, Screenplay: Will Berry
Producer: Zander Kim
Executive Producer: Ginny Liberto
Cast: Rhea Amin, Charlie Stewart, Noelle Austin, Claudia Jones
An experimental film that explores one woman’s fear/obsession with the navel.

Popul[asian]: 356
United States 2018 – DCP – 19 minutes
Director: Annie Lee
This documentary questions the meaning of being an Asian student at Colby College.

The Ten Mile Yard Sale
United States 2017 – DCP – 9 minutes
In English
Directors, Producers: Mark Cooley, Derek Ellis
The yard sale stretching from Cornville to Skowhegan is the subject of this doc.