Short of the Week

Gus Van Sant

Experimental about Human Nature in Live-Action
Gus Van Sant / 9 min / USA / 2011

A bizarre instructional film from Gus Van Sant’s early days as a filmmaker that teaches us to perfect the details of everyday life and turns out to be an appropriate allegory for filmmaking.

Experimental about Nothing in Live-Action
Igor Zimmermann / 2 min / USA / 2008

Gorgeous images grace this mood piece, created for the runway of Beckmans fashion designer Sarah Törnqvist

Experimental about Life & Society in Collage Animation
Kelly Sears / 8 min / USA / 2011

The mysterious events at a 1970′s high school are revealed between the pages of an old yearbook in this animation from collage veteran, Kelly Sears.