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APRIL 17TH-22ND, 2017


The 2017 Lineup

Official Selection

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Documentary Shorts

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Experimental Shorts

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Narrative Shorts

Yale Filmmaker's Block 

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2017 Yale Thesis Films

Death in a Day (USA)

dir. Lin Wang, Chapman University Evan would enjoy nothing more than to spend his day inside playing with his toys. He’s 7 years old, Chinese, living with his soon-to-be widowed mother. After visiting his father in the hospital, Evan learns he must come to grips with impending death while watching as his mother tries to cope. Lin Wang is a writer and director from Shanghai. She recently graduated from Chapman University in California, and has begun her career traveling and directing.