The hidden history of four healing stones on Waikiki Beach, and the transgender spirits.
The film is a love letter to Black daughters.
Young black men reflect on who they are and their perspectives on race and social justice.
The untold untold story of how Indigenous women influenced the early suffragists.
Outreach worker distributes clean supplies to prevent overdoses.
Oklahoma is one of 26 states with a “failure to protect" law.
Oklahoma has no system for handling or treating incarcerated people with mental illness.
Twelve-year-old Mildred must lead her family through the hardships of the Depression era.
A personal story of grief and a message to all to cherish every moment while we can.
Renowned entomologists traveled to over 67 countries in over 60 years collecting insects.
Struck by tragedy, a couple has their anniversary party, when an unusual guest arrives.
Luciela is about a fiercely independent Latina who is determined to celebrate 4th of July.
Four stories that speak to the complex equation of each immigrant’s journey.
Follows unlikely underserved teenagers on a hunt to harvest wildlife for their families.
Nick Mullins was a promising skateboarder. Then it all changed overnight.
From hugs to high fives, this sculptor fabricates physical contact during quarantine.
A long-haul trucker turns to YouTube to cope with the strain of driving.
Baltimore chef helps feed others from the Franciscan center during the pandemic.
A surreal film following a woman as she unravels the mystery of what happened to her.
What would you do if you only had 15 minutes left on Earth to live?
SUNNY, a young woman with anger management issues, has a troublesome grocery experience.
Powerful dance performance at Alabama plantation repurposed for reconciliation and art.
Mom of son killed by police rallies mothers to demand justice on behalf of their sons.
Members of the Kutturan Chamoru Foundation meet virtually to create an in-language chant.
An unlikely family-owned restaurant in Little Tokyo becomes a hot L.A. punk hangout.
About PBS Short Film Festival
The PBS Short Film Festival elevates the reach and visibility of independent filmmakers from across the country. Since its inception in 2012, hundreds of films celebrating love, acceptance, family, strength, equality, friendship, loyalty and more have been presented under the festival’s banner. The 2022 festival features “Stories that Stick” to highlight the impact of powerful storytelling.
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