SF IndieFest: What Could Possibly Go Wrong? – Romantic Mishaps Shorts Program
First show: February 10
In this mostly lighthearted program, the road to love is bumpy, no matter what kind of love you’re looking for.
After one girl drops her phone in the toilet, she must work to get it back on so she doesn’t lose the connection of a lifetime.
1 min. By Leah Dubuc.
A modern couple can’t connect over Lindsey’s new short hair.
7 min. By David Brundige.
TEENAGE THREESOME (SCHEIDEWIG)
One boy, one girl, and her stepbrother. A date goes wrong.
4 min. By Arkadij Khaet.
Maddie has bad luck with men…probably because she’s constantly followed by a gaggle of ex-boyfriends that only she can see. This surreal comedic short explores the difficulty of living in the present when baggage from the past is still running the show.
13 min. By Amos Vernon.
IF THIS IS WRONG
Black, queer and a lifelong geek with a love for slash fanfiction, Maria’s deepest passion is the show Bay City and the work of a mysterious fic writer who seems to understand what it’s like to feel like an outsider. Her best friend doesn’t get it.
14 min. By Chelsea Woods.
EXCUSE ME, I’M LOOKING FOR THE PING PONG ROOM AND MY GIRLFRIEND
A Swedish couple is on a wellness trip in the Austrian mountains, but after an argument, Aron’s girlfriend leaves, and slams the door behind her. He drifts along until the question arises if Aron is looking for his girlfriend or really himself.
23 min. By Bernhard Wenger.
MimiCry follows the young student Mimi on her quest to find life, love and herself in this sexual and spiritual road-movie without cars.
26 min. By Jennifer von Schuckmann.
SF IndieFest: What Could Possibly Go Wrong? - Romantic Mishaps Shorts Program: Upcoming Showtimes