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Watch the Gross 'Back to the Future' Parody That Spawned 'Rick and Morty'

The wonderfully twisted 'The Real Adventures of Doc and Mharti' was creator Justin Roiland's attempt to "troll" Universal Pictures.
Jeffrey Bowers
10.22.15
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I'm Short, Not Stupid Presents: 'Le Labyrinthe'

Animator Mathieu Labaye's short film 'Le Labyrinthe' attempts to portray the psychosis that occurs during solitary confinement.
Jeffrey Bowers
10.29.14
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I'm Short, Not Stupid Presents: 'The Collagist'

There’s an animator named Amy Lockhart who, while collaborating with her partner Marc Bell, decided to address artist’s block with a spontaneous and original creation via a vision board.
Jeffrey Bowers
9.16.14
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I'm Short, Not Stupid Presents: 'Master Muscles'

Efren Hernandez’s film <i>Muscle Man</i> plays out like a highlight reel of a severely dysfunctional couple whose home videos have found their way onto Youtube.
Jeffrey Bowers
8.15.14
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I'm Short, Not Stupid Presents: 'Buzkashi Boys'

What do you think of when you think of Afghanistan? From the coverage in mainstream American media, one may be under the impression that it’s a lawless country breeding Taliban fundamentalists. But this short captures the diverse stories of the Afghani...
Jeffrey Bowers
7.31.14
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I'm Short, Not Stupid Presents: 'A Piece of the Bottom'

This short is a vicious portrait of a greedy man whose attempts to pervert the storied traditions of fishing start a turf war where the youngest generation must confront the true price they’re willing to pay for lobster.
Jeffrey Bowers
6.24.14
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The Short Film About Death and a Dick Pic

'I’m a Mitzvah' is a strangely touching sendoff to a best friend.
Jeffrey Bowers
6.19.14
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I'm Short, Not Stupid Presents: 'Slomo'

Filmmaker Josh Izenberg's short documentary, <em>Slomo</em>, tells the story of Dr. John Kitchin, who goes from being an affluent neurologist in a lab coat to a homeless-looking rollerblading weirdo.
Jeffrey Bowers
6.4.14
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I'm Short, Not Stupid Presents: 'Xemoland'

Animator Daniel Katz turned his older-brother problems into a beautifully rendered autobiographical tale of trauma for his 2011 short, <i>Xemoland</i>. Daniel paints a portrait of a young boy who just wants to be as cool as his older brother, but whose...
VICE Staff
3.17.14
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I'm Short, Not Stupid Presents: 'Can We Talk?'

Filmmaker Jim Owen brings this painful possibility into a hilariously deadpan, and ultimately bittersweet, reality in the 2010 short film <i>Can We Talk?</i> It finds a patronizing boyfriend, Vince, attempting to break up and score a blowjob from his...
Jeffrey Bowers
2.12.14
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I'm Short, Not Stupid Presents: Sundance Shorts

Today is the opening of the 30th edition of the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. And if Sundance does anything well it’s both discovering and fostering incredible talent. Here's a shortlist I've compiled of some American filmmakers who are...
Jeffrey Bowers
1.16.14
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I'm Short, Not Stupid Presents: 'I Am John Wayne'

I know what you’re thinking, <i>That’s a black guy riding a horse, not John Wayne</i>. You’re right. Christina Choe’s short film depicts a metaphorical version of the Wild West, which happens to be Brooklyn.
Jeffrey Bowers
1.14.14