PRISMindex

vice shorts

I'm Short, Not Stupid Presents: 'The Gunfighter'

The wonderful Western-themed short film <i>The Gunfighter</i> by Eric Kissack explores the issues that come with an all-knowing narrator who is voiced by Nick Offerman.
Jeffrey Bowers
10.10.14
vice shorts

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
vice shorts

I'm Short, Not Stupid Presents: 'All Flowers in Time'

Director Jonathan Caouette's short film <i>All Flowers in Time</i>, which was just released online for the first time, is about a young American family who watches a surreal Dutch TV show that broadcasts sinister waves that make viewers believe they...
Jeffrey Bowers
1.3.14
vice shorts

I'm Short Not Stupid Presents: 'Castello Cavalcanti'

If you can’t wait for Wes Anderson’s <i>The Grand Budapest Hotel</i>, then satiate your senses with his newest short, <i>Castello Cavalcanti</i>. Starring Jason Schwartzman, the film tells the tale of an American-born Formula race driver and his...
Jeffrey Bowers
11.15.13
vice shorts

I'm Short Not Stupid Presents: 'Dumbass From Dundas'

There’s something magical about a person so unwaveringly terrible that they can bring you, a person of decent moral standing, to your lowest (or their standard) level of being. Usually people call them teenagers, but in cult filmmaker Danny Plotnick’s...
Jeffrey Bowers
11.8.13
vice shorts

I'm Short, Not Stupid Presents: 'Next Floor'

During an opulent and luxurious banquet, complete with hordes of servers and valets, eleven pampered guests participate in what appears to be a ritualistic gastronomic carnage. In this absurd and grotesque universe, an unexpected sequence of events...
Jeffrey Bowers
10.4.13