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New Digital Restoration! DESERT HEARTS • Friday 10/6 – Monday 10/9 • Co-presented with Wicked Queer

The Brattle Theatre40 Brattle St., Cambridge MA 02138 • Harvard Square • 617 876-6837 • [email protected]

Sun, Oct 15, 2017

GlobeDocs Film Festival 2017Special Events

Shorts Program – Changing Perspective

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Presented by GlobeDocs

Guests: Allison Cekala, TBD

BLIND SUSHI
directed by Eric Heimbold
A blind adventure writer and a sustainable sushi chef form a bond while searching for enlightenment in the murky depths off the New England coast.

A FEW SHORT THINGS ABOUT ROBERT IRWIN
directed by Lisanne Skyler
Pioneering Light and Space artist Robert Irwin explored the nature of perception for over six decades. Along the way, he broke a few rules.

FUNDIR
directed by Allison Cekala
FUNDIR follows the extraction, processing and importation of a necessary commodity from northern Chile to the streets of Boston.

LITTLE POTATO
directed by Wes Hurley, Nathan M. Miller
An autobiographical tale of growing up gay in Soviet Union Russia, Wes escapes with his mother, a mail order bride, to Seattle to face a whole new oppression.

RUNNIN’
directed by Alex Hogan, Matthew Orr
RUNNIN’ goes inside a tight-knit community in Somerville, retracing the lives of these friends through the eyes of the families they left behind and the friends that barely made it through the same addictions alive.

STOPPING THE PRESSES: THE GLOBE’S DORCHESTER PRINTING PLANT GOES DARK
directed by Scott LaPierre, cinematography by Taylor de Lench
A tribute to those who kept the presses going day after day over the past five decades at the Boston Globe’s Morrissey Boulevard printing facility.

Length: 95 minutes total

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