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Free for all audiences with ticket
ALSO STREAMS ON THIS PAGE 9 PM APRIL 23–NOON MAY 7 US EASTERN STANDARD TIME
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Celebrate our vibrant culture of local and regional filmmaking at the Wexner Center’s 26th-annual Ohio Shorts festival.
Presented once again in person (and online through May 7), this event features an eclectic lineup from our rich community of moving-image makers. Showcasing Buckeye-made shorts spanning documentary, animation, dramatic narrative, and more, this year’s edition of Ohio Shorts is curated by local DJ, curator, and cofounder of Verge.fm Reg Zehner (they/them), the first recipient of the center’s Path Fellowship in the Department of Learning & Public Practice. (total run time: approx. 110 mins., DCP)
Join us after for a reception with the filmmakers in the center’s lower lobby. At the end of the screening, we’ll announce the $500 Jury Award winner, selected by Zehner. All filmmakers whose works were included in the program receive a $50 screening fee! And on May 7, we’ll announce the $300 Audience Choice Award winner—determined by online voting—on social media.
Trial of Errors (Eric Swinderman and Greer Miller, 2021, 13:03 mins.)
The Definition of Creativity (Eloise LaVerdiere, 2021, 0:54 mins.)
Reflection of Affection (Annie Filali and Taylor Gandy, 2020, 2:08 mins.)
Kaleidoscope (Krista Faist, 2021, 0:52 mins.)
The Superior Pho of Cleveland (Rocky Nguyen, 2021, 3:13 mins.)
Post Quarantine (Robby Waters, 2022, 5 mins.)
Red & Blue (Abbigail Hawk, 2021, 1:34 mins.)
River Waulk With Me (Kevin Vanscoder, 2022, 1:34 mins.)
Split Ends (Amber Bishop, 2021, 16:28 mins.)
Bus Stop (Donnell James, 2021, 6:09 mins.)
Memory (Lucas Dunlap, 2022, 2:16 mins.)
The Fullest Day of Summer (Natasha Maidoff, 2021, 14 mins.)
Baking Cookies (Audrey Severns, 2022, 0:41 mins.)
Scenario (Ryan Lucht, 2021, 7:31 mins.)
Pottero (Lindsey Martin, 2021, 9:43 mins.)
She Has Had Enough (Charlize Collins, 2021, 0:41 mins.)
Michael and the Dragon (Ella Price, 2022, 10:13 mins.)
Jazz (Marin Summers, 2022, 0:34 mins.)
Save the Date (Terrell Ujah, 2021, 14:02 mins.)
Michael and the Dragon (Ella Price, 2022), image courtesy of the filmmaker.
Kaleidoscope (Krista Faist, 2021), image courtesy of the filmmaker.
Reflection of Affection (Annie Filali and Taylor Gandy, 2020), image courtesy of the filmmakers.
Scenario (Ryan Lucht, 2021), image courtesy of the filmmaker.
The Fullest Day of Summer (Natasha Maidoff, 2021), image courtesy of the filmmaker.
Pottero (Lindsey Martin, 2021), image courtesy of the filmmaker.
Save the Date (Terrell Ujah, 2021), image courtesy of the filmmaker.
FILM/VIDEO PROGRAMS MADE POSSIBLE BY
ADDITIONAL SUPPORT PROVIDED BY
Rohauer Collection Foundation
WEXNER CENTER PROGRAMS MADE POSSIBLE BY
The Wexner Family
Greater Columbus Arts Council
The Columbus Foundation
Ohio Arts Council
American Electric Power Foundation
L Brands Foundation
Mary and C. Robert Kidder
Bill and Sheila Lambert
Institute of Museum and Library Services
Vorys, Sater, Seymour, and Pease
ADDITIONAL SUPPORT PROVIDED BY
Mike and Paige Crane
Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams
President Kristina M. Johnson and Mrs. Veronica Meinhard
Russell and Joyce Gertmenian
Liza Kessler and Greg Henchel
Ron and Ann Pizzuti
Joyce and Chuck Shenk
Bruce and Joy Soll
Ohio Shorts 2022