Showings for War Shorts

October 19th, 2013 @ 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM — Theatre 8
October 20th, 2013 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM — Theatre 8


You’ll see how war is hell as these shorts take you right up to the battlefield in spectacular fashion.

  • The Noble Advance – During a war that turned brother against brother, confederate soldier Frederik Lasalle finds friendship in an unlikely place. Directed by Eric Heller.
  • Valiant – After dropping into Normandy on D-Day, one young Lieutenant learns the true meaning of leadership and discovers the importance of passing on a legacy of valiance for generations to come. Directed by Rachel Horstmann.
  • Der Bote – In the Great War, a wounded German messenger is taken into a French family’s cottage where he and the daughter develop a relationship without caring which side they are on. Directed by Sean Apuzzo.
  • Traces Of War – A drama about an elderly man who reluctantly takes us back to 1941 when he fought in the Maori Battalion in Crete. Directed by Lara Marshall.
  • Partisan – In 1942, Poland, a young Jewish girl escapes a Nazi raid to join a partisan group in the forest and lead a revenge mission against the Nazi collaborator who ratted out her family. Directed by Jake Holm.
  • The Soldier: Search For Existence – The Soldier is a surrealistic story about a solitary soldier who wanders aimlessly in a barren dessert in search of his existence. Directed by Robert Mann.