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Pearl Was Here | Film School Shorts

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In your standard arcade claw machine, there are treasures just out of reach. But not for young Pearl. Answering the call of plush animals and seeing an opportunity to escape a troubled family, the scraggly girl slips away from her mother and climbs into the safe and sealed environment of the claw booth. Mommy doesn’t take this too well. Directed by Kate Marks. Made at CalArts.

Episodes of Film School Shorts37

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App | Film School Shorts

A shy software developer agrees to use his mobile app to seduce a beautiful stranger.

20:32

App | Film School Shorts

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Spark | Film School Shorts

Two kids try to kill time with fireworks while the adults have an affair.

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Spark | Film School Shorts

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Fluffy the Flying Fish | Film School Shorts

A family has to decide how to transport their pet goldfish, Fluffy.

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Fluffy the Flying Fish | Film School Shorts

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Humpty | Film School Shorts

A father-to-be revisits an old high school experiment.

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Humpty | Film School Shorts

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Behind the Scenes: Late Spring | Film School Shorts

Join director Zachary Kerschberg and meet the cast of Late Spring.

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Behind the Scenes: Late Spring | Film School Shorts

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Behind the Scenes: Above the Sea | Film School Shorts

Find out how Keola Racela was able to shoot Above the Sea in China.

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Behind the Scenes: Above the Sea | Film School Shorts

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Behind the Scenes: SYGA | Film School Shorts

Find out how Kate Tsang created a fantasy world for So You've Grown Attached.

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Behind the Scenes: SYGA | Film School Shorts

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Behind the Scenes: Keep the Change | Film School Shorts

Anatomy of a Scene! Filmmaker Rachel Israel breaks down a key scene in Keep the Change.

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Behind the Scenes: Keep the Change | Film School Shorts

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