Short Film screenings

Audiences will be able to screen the short films below selected for the Albany Film Festival in the Comedic, Dramatic, Experimental, and Documentary Short film categories on the NYS Writers Institute YouTube channel from April 30th - May 2nd. 
Each of these shorts have a connection to New York State.

Links to view the films will be added to this page by April 30th and will only be available for viewing from April 30th - May 2nd. 

Select short films will also be screened at the Malta Drive-In Theatre event on May 29th. 

Visit the Albany Film Festival Short Film Awards announcement

Comedies

Dream Café  Director: Dasha Khritankova  Comedic Short Film

Dream Café

Director: Dasha Khritankova

Comedic Short Film

Sibling Rivalry  Director - Don Colacino  Comedic Short Film

Sibling Rivalry

Director: Don Colacino

Comedic Short Film

Danny Needs a Job  Director: Emma Pompeii  Comedic Short Film

Danny Needs a Job

Director: Emma Pompeii

Comedic Short Film

Earth Day 2030  Director - Joe Murphy  Comedic Short Film

Earth Day 2030

Director: Joe Murphy

Comedic Short Film

Dramatic

Boyd  Director: Michael McBride  Dramatic Short Film

Boyd

Director:

Michael McBride

Dramatic Short Film

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Flying Colors

Director: Muneib Chater

Dramatic Short Film

The Grandmother  Director: Michael Banks  Dramatic Short Film

The Grandmother

Director: Michael Banks

Dramatic Short Film

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Sudden

Director: Charity Buckbee

Dramatic Short Film

Severance  Director - John Robert Hammerer  Dramatic Short Film

Severance

Director: John Robert Hammerer

Dramatic Short Film

One Match  Director - Kewan J. Harrison    Dramatic Short Film

One Match

Director: Kewan J. Harrison  

Dramatic Short Film

A Very Simple Objective  Director - Brandyn Johnson  Dramatic Short Film

A Very Simple Objective

Director: Brandyn Johnson

Dramatic Short Film

Experimental

Experimental

Die Groteske  Director - Gemma Gallucci  Dramatic Short Film - Experimental Short Film

Die Groteske

Director: Gemma Gallucci

 Experimental Short Film

I Am Her  Director: Sydnie Heslop  Experimental Short Film

I Am Her

Director: Sydnie Heslop

Experimental Short Film

Align  Director - Sandra Gallardo  Experimental Short Film

Align

Director: Sandra Gallardo

Experimental Short Film

The Plaza  Director: Jordan McClendon  Experimental Short Film

The Plaza

Director: Jordan McClendon

Experimental Short Film

Documentary

Gifts if Life

Profiles in Courage

Director: Michael Drucker

Documentary Short Film

Hope Served Fresh - Recovery Friendly Employment  Director - Jessica Vecchione  Documentary Short Film

Hope Served Fresh - Recovery Friendly Employment

Director: Jessica Vecchione

Documentary Short Film

Gifts of Life: Profiles in Courage From the Transplant Community  Director: Michael David Drucker  Documentary Short Film
Rich Atmosphere: The Music of Merchant-Ivory Films  Director - Stephen Soucy  Documentary Short Film

Merchant Ivory

Director: Stephen Soucy

Documentary Short Film

Menkes Disease: Finding Help & Hope  Director - Daniel DeFabio  Documentary Short Film

Menkes Disease: Finding Help & Hope

Director: Daniel DeFabio

Documentary Short Film

Gifts of Life: Profiles in Courage From the Transplant Community

Director: Michael David Drucker

Documentary Short Film

Building a Stage

Director: Sydnie Heslop

Documentary Short Film

Building a Stage  Director: Sydnie Heslop  Documentary Short Film
From a Daughter to Her Mother  Director - Kassielle Pena  Documentary Short Film

From a Daughter to Her Mother

Director: Kassielle Pena

Documentary Short Film