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Title The world according to shorts.

Publication Info. [New York] : New Yorker Video, [2008]


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 Cheshire Public Library - Lobby  DVD WORLD ACCORDING TO SHORTS    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (95 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD; Dolby digital 2.0.
Note Container title.
"6 shorts, 6 countries, 1 DVD"--Container.
"c2006 The World According to Shorts Inc."--Container.
Contents Perra (Hugo Maza, writer and director) (16:49) -- We have decided not to die (Daniel Askill, writer and director) (11:22) -- United we stand ( Hans Petter Moland, director) (8:57) -- Antichrist (Adam Guzinski, writer and director) (27:14) -- The old woman's step (Jane Malaquias, writer and director) (15:05) -- Ring of fire (Andreas Hykade, writer and director) (15:17).
Summary La perra: A sexy satire in which a couple with empty lives invents a fantasy about the new maid in order to satisfy their sexual obsessions.
We have decided not to die: Three figures undergo transformation through three rituals in a modern day allegorical triptych.
United we stand: Eight old-timers come upon a young woman stuck in a swamp.
Antichrist: A group of young boys have a leader who believes himself to be the Antichrist. He goads the others into daring games until things spin out of control.
The old woman's shop: An old lady travels from her village to the city in order to sell a chicken so that she can buy a present for her grandson.
Ring of fire: An animated film in which two cowboys are looking for sexual pleasure in a land of dangerous and fascinating creatures.
Note Special features: theatrical trailer.
Audience Not rated.
Language In English (unsubtitled) or Spanish, Norwegian, Polish or Portuguese with English subtitles.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Genre/Form Short films -- Australia.
Short films -- Chile.
Short films -- Norway.
Short films -- Poland.
Short films -- Brazil.
Short films -- Germany.
Animated films.
Added Author Maza, Hugo.
Askill, Daniel.
Moland, Hans Petter.
Guzinski, Adam, 1970-
Malaquias, Jane.
Hykade, Andreas, 1968-
World According to Shorts, Inc.
New Yorker Video (Firm)
ISBN 1567304737
Standard No. 717119972844
Music No. NYD 97208 New Yorker Video
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