Asbury Shorts USA
New York City's longest running short film exhibition.
Award-winning short films specially selected from major US and International film festivals, presented to the public on a real cinema screen.
The first film of this unique 2-hour showcase of world-renowned short films blasts on to the screen at 7:30pm.
3 of the 10 internationally honored shorts are listed below.
See them all February 28!
Recommended for ages 16 and way above.
For questions or information about additional films in the line up please call: 718.510.6929 or email [email protected]
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"The Quality of Mercy" (12:00)
Director: Stephen Marro > New York City. Emmy & Tony Award winner Mary Louise Parker stars in this story of a struggling actor who accidentally shares a Greenwich Village cafe table with the chief theater critic of the NY Times who panned her Off Broadway performance a year before.
Past Oscar Nominee for Best Live Action Short Film. Director: Bryan Buckley > Los Angeles. A young Somali boy has to make adult decisions on a daily basis in his war torn country. The film won top honors at The Los Angeles Film Festival and The Tribeca Film Festval.
"The Drive" ( 7:00)
Director: Corinne Kassor > Brooklyn NY. Poignant and somehow humorous story of a young woman driving her aging parents to an assisted living facility for the very first time.