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2017 North By Midwest Micro-Budget Film Festival

All Films & Events

This page lists all Films and Events.

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  1. Forest of Berries

    Nikol Alanna / 2016 / 4 mins
    "Forest Of Berries" is a story about a child, her overprotective father and a mysterious forest of glowing berries.
    Plays In:
    Animation Block B

    Wellspring Theater
    March 4, 2017 12:00 pm

    Plays In:
    Animation Block C

    Wellspring Theater
    March 4, 2017 6:30 pm

    Plays In:
    Animation & MicroCam Block A

    Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre
    March 4, 2017 3:00 pm


  2. Forgive Me Father

    Mark Datuin / Toronto, Ontario, Canada / 2016 / 13 mins
    Mathieu and Élise are ex-lovers that are forced to reunite at a family breakfast where a war of words and revelations threaten an otherwise peaceful household.
    Plays In:
    Drama Shorts Block C

    Harold & Grace Upjohn Foundation Board Room
    March 4, 2017 12:00 pm

    Plays In:
    Drama Shorts Block A

    Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre
    March 4, 2017 4:00 pm


  3. Help Me Tech Support

    Melinda Denninger / Oxford, MI / 2016 / 8 mins
    While test driving a vehicle, a woman turns to a call center employee for help.
    Plays In:
    Dramady Shorts Block B

    Wellspring Theater
    March 4, 2017 1:00 pm

    Plays In:
    Dramady Shorts Block A

    Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre
    March 4, 2017 5:00 pm


  4. Heritage Hill Bride: The Murder of Shelley Speet Mills

    David B. Schock, Ph.D. / Grand Haven, MI / 2016 / 1:16 mins
    Shelley Speet Mills was 19 years old and had been married for 17 days when she was stabbed 32 times. Her slaying the morning of Sept. 15, 1970, in her apartment at 314 College NE, Grand Rapids, was the first in a series of homicides known as The Heritage Hill Murders.
    Heritage Hill Bride: The Murder of Shelley Speet Mills

    Harold & Grace Upjohn Foundation Board Room
    March 4, 2017 4:00 pm


  5. Interlude

    Ashray Dravidian / Madison Heights, MI / 2016 / 16 mins
    Using a mystical eye drop storyteller David O'Moses bends time and space of his reality to attain a Hypnogogic state of mind (Space between dream world and waking life). In that state, he explores the deepest recesses of his mind to find the reason behind the guilt which haunts his waking life and to see what is lurking behind the dark corners of his mind.
    Plays In:
    Suspense Shorts Block C

    Harold & Grace Upjohn Foundation Board Room
    March 4, 2017 1:00 pm

    Plays In:
    Suspense Shorts Block A

    Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre
    March 4, 2017 6:00 pm


  6. The Joy

    Joshua Courtade / Grand Rapids, MI / 2016 / 10 mins
    A comedic short about a man trying to find his place in an absurd and lonely world.
    Plays In:
    Dramady Shorts Block B

    Wellspring Theater
    March 4, 2017 1:00 pm

    Plays In:
    Dramady Shorts Block A

    Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre
    March 4, 2017 5:00 pm


  7. Keylord

    Tyler Moldovan / Saint Clair, MI / 2016 / 17 mins
    Pete, a struggling writer, discovers a set of mysterious keys.
    Plays In:
    Thriller Shorts Block B

    Harold & Grace Upjohn Foundation Board Room
    March 4, 2017 2:30 pm

    Plays In:
    Thriller Shorts Block A

    Wellspring Theater
    March 4, 2017 5:00 pm


  8. The Kids Are Asleep

    Charles Klein / Chicago, IL / 2014 / 7 mins
    A couple discusses their life with kids as they contemplate a move from the city to suburbia.
    Plays In:
    Dramady Shorts Block B

    Wellspring Theater
    March 4, 2017 1:00 pm

    Plays In:
    Dramady Shorts Block A

    Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre
    March 4, 2017 5:00 pm


  9. A King’s Betrayal

    David A Bornstein / Los Angeles, CA / 2015 / 8 mins
    The final 24 hours in the life of a Piñata, as told from the Piñata's perspective.
    Plays In:
    Dramady Shorts Block B

    Wellspring Theater
    March 4, 2017 1:00 pm

    Plays In:
    Dramady Shorts Block A

    Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre
    March 4, 2017 5:00 pm


  10. Koki

    Shuyang Wang / 2016 / 2 mins
    A boy wandering in the forest cannot find his way home. A white fox appears and draws his attention. The boy discovers that the fox is a magical creature who leads him to an amazing place.
    Plays In:
    Animation Block B

    Wellspring Theater
    March 4, 2017 12:00 pm

    Plays In:
    Animation Block C

    Wellspring Theater
    March 4, 2017 6:30 pm

    Plays In:
    Animation & MicroCam Block A

    Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre
    March 4, 2017 3:00 pm