Love on the Rocks
Friday, Oct 3rd, 2008 - 8:30 PM
Venue: United States Navy Memorial
|Advance (Online)||Price||Door Sales||Price|
|Senior 65+/ Students||$5||Senior 65+/ Students||$6|
|Group (min 6 tickets)||$5|
Love can be a sublime and boundless emotion but can be difficult to obtain. The struggles in this program prove to be no exception as the filmmakers utilize the gorgeous sets of Rock Garden, the offbeat comedy of California King, and the musical stylings of Damn the Past! (Best Narrative Short) in an effort to strike that powerful emotional chord.
Community Event Sponsor: Asian/Pacific Islander Queers United for Action (AQUA)
Filmmakers in attendance
Directed by Frank Chan
Running Time: 5 minutes
An answering machine records the surprising evolution of relationships between friends as they spend the day wandering around San Francisco's Chinatown.
Directed by Josh Kim
Running Time: 15 minutes
Language(s): Korean w/ subtitles
Personal notes written by a mysterious young man spur the imagination of postal workers into a competition that neither can win.
Directed by Eli Akira Kaufman
Running Time: 22 minutes
It's said that the perfect mattress can cure all troubles. When it comes to love it might be what a shy woman needs to tame the California King.
Directed by Gloria Kim
Running Time: 11 minutes
A dramatic change in a rocky landscape brings estranged neighbors closer than they ever could have imagined. Filmed in brilliant colors with creative set design, the lush setting evokes just the right mood.
Directed by Kurt Nishimura
Running Time: 3 minutes
In this strikingly imaginative stop motion music video for Olivia Broadfield, comfort comes from unexpected places when one’s heart turns blue.
Directed by Juli Kang
Running Time: 29 minutes
Mario, a young mechanic who can only speak in song, chases after Gloria, the boss’s daughter who desperately dreams of dancing, as they both attempt to defy the odds and fight against the expectations of the world in this wildly entertaining and superbly choreographed musical. (Best Narrative Short)