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"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 Shorts58

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Film School Shorts

"Kendall Got a Rose"

A busy couple reconnect over the latest episode of 'The Bachelor'.

5:54

"Kendall Got a Rose"

5:54

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Film School Shorts

"Rita Mahtoubian is Not a Terrorist"

A satirical comedy about romance, terrorism and self-help.

8:04

"Rita Mahtoubian is Not a Terrorist"

8:04

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Film School Shorts

"Hopkins & Delaney, LLC"

An animated snapshot of just another day at the offices of Hopkins & Delaney LLP.

4:30

"Hopkins & Delaney, LLC"

4:30

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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

Season 4 | Teaser

Our trailer for Season 4 of Film School Shorts!

1:00

Season 4 | Teaser

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Previews of Film School Shorts35

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

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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

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

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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