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Film School Shorts

"Pearl Was Here"

Video duration: 8:33Video has closed captioning.

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 Shorts54

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Film School Shorts

"Googly Eyes"

Gary's minor medical crisis prompts him to re-evaluate his failed love life.

13:30

"Googly Eyes"

13:30

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Film School Shorts

"Tin"

A woman arrives like a flash of color in James' dreary and lonely life.

7:09

"Tin"

7:09

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Film School Shorts

"Glory Days"

Jack, divorced & a recovering alcoholic, has to look after his two kids on New Year's Eve.

11:16

"Glory Days"

11:16

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Film School Shorts

"Timmy II"

One robot undergoes cosmetic surgery to try and fit in, only to discover new problems.

9:00

"Timmy II"

9:00

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Film School Shorts

Season 4 | Teaser

Our trailer for Season 4 of Film School Shorts!

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Season 4 | Teaser

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Video thumbnail: Film School Shorts "Late Spring" | Behind-the-Scenes

Film School Shorts

"Late Spring" | Behind-the-Scenes

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

1:52

"Late Spring" | Behind-the-Scenes

1:52

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Film School Shorts

"Above the Sea" | Behind-the-Scenes

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

3:21

"Above the Sea" | Behind-the-Scenes

3:21

Video thumbnail: Film School Shorts "SYGA" | Behind-the-Scenes

Film School Shorts

"SYGA" | Behind-the-Scenes

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

1:32

"SYGA" | Behind-the-Scenes

1:32

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Film School Shorts

"Keep the Change" | Behind-the-Scenes

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

1:54

"Keep the Change" | Behind-the-Scenes

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