11th CUFF.Docs Documentary Film Festival

November 22-26, 2023

20th Calgary Underground Film Festival

April 20-30, 2023

SHORTS PACKAGE: Documentary Short Films

Canada, United States, France, 2018/ 2019
Archives 2019
Special Guest!
In Cinema Globe Cinema
Sat, Nov 30 11:30 AM Buy


Here you will find a diverse mix of short documentaries, all with varying subjects, and genres within the art-form.

Shorts screened:


Rosebud, Alberta

Canada (Calgary), 2019, 19 min. Dir. Eric Pauls, Producers Eric Pauls & Michael Janke

A short documentary about the day in the life of Rosebud, Alberta. A town of 86, that attracts 40,000 theatre-goers each year.

No Crying At The Dinner Table

Canada, 2019, 15:40 min. Dir. Carol Nguyen

Filmmaker Carol Nguyen interviews her own family to reveal a collection of family secrets, confessions and confrontation.

Beyond The Black Lodge

United States, 2019, 15 min, Dir. Matt Ralston

A portrait of two artists whose shared love of folklore led them to write a book about the bizarre and quirky history of the region that inspired David Lynch’s TWIN PEAKS.


France, 2018, 21 min. Dir. Ismaël Joffroy Chandoutis

Online players describe their struggles with "swatting", a life-threatening cyber-harassment phenomenon that looms over them whenever they play. The events take shape through youtube videos and wireframe images from a video game.


Documentary / Art / Gaming

70 Minutes

special guest

Director Eric Pauls, from ROSEBUD, ALBERTA, in attendance!


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