Sat, Jan 14|
"Tripping Balls" Shorts Program
a Film Maudit 2.0 presentation
Time & Location
Jan 14, 5:30 PM – Jan 15, 7:00 PM
Highways, 1651 18th St, Santa Monica, CA 90404, USA
About The Event
THIS PROGRAM FEATURES THE FOLLOWING FILMS:
Dir. Jonathan Riles
Dir. Bryan M. Ferguson Scotland 1:40
A rip-roaring film about two knuckleheads facing off against a gnarly tape-cassette-dwelling worm that really wants inside their ear holes.
Dir. Ryan McGlade
An insecure young man and his freewheeling friend—who haven’t seen one another since middle school – unexpectedly reunite and communicate telepathically in an uncanny wasteland where a dilapidated warehouse is the local bully.
Amor to Love
Dir. Ted Marsden USA
There’s amor to love when you feast your eyes on Taco Bell’s new Grilled Stuft Corazon-a-rito. Three layers of cheesy admiration, sizzling-hot-passionate ground beef, all grilled to deep appreciation.
Geneva Jacuzzi’s Casket
Dir. Chris Friend USA
Los Angeles 2066 AD. The Pleasure-U BioDrone—Kate Shaw’s only assistant—has contracted an undiagnosed mental disease. The BioDrone’s head, inside a reprogramming bag, continuously calls to Kate’s brain with strange visions.
Dirs. Jimmy Roche & Roxanne Reed
A woman receives a reminder that it’s her brother’s birthday and decides to celebrate with him. Was the Clown late to the party, or is he having his own?
Dir. Alec Basse USA 10:52
When three friends get the idea to turn their friend’s corpse into a bong, they accidentally raise hell.
Dir. Kevin Ralston USA
An intense dive into the world of one man and his quest.
Dir. Owen Lawie Australia 6:52
Two friends who are rooming together in a garage see their Christmas eve night escalate into the realm of psychedelic hedonism.
Dir. Alex Rouleau USA
Towards the end of the Cold War, an American teen finds a mysterious video game under his Christmas tree.
The Breakdown Parables
Dir. Emil Benjamin USA
Over the course of five vignettes set in a purgatorial casting office, a handful of actors begin to unravel and reveal their truest selves.