PAST SCREENINGS 

 
 
 
Still from "Empathy Arousal," 2017

Still from "Empathy Arousal," 2017

"empathy Arousal" (2017)

  • 45th Athens International Film & Video Festival (In Competition)
  • Walker Arts Center, "McKnight Retrospective," Minneapolis, MN 

"Kismet kill" (2016)

  • NPR: First Watch, Online Premier
  • Twin Cities Public Television (TPT), TV Takeover (Broadcast)
  • 36th Minneapolis/St. Paul International Film Festival, Minneapolis, MN
Still from "Selfied," winner of the Silver George, 2016. 

Still from "Selfied," winner of the Silver George, 2016. 

"Selfied" (2016)

  • 38th Moscow International Film Festival, Moscow, Russian Federation (Winner, Silver St George, Best Short Film)
  • New York Comedy Shorts Fest, New York (Audience Award Winner)
  • The International Short Film Festival of Cyprus, Limassol, Cyprus (In Competition)
  • Paris Courts Devant International Short Film Festival, Paris, France (In Competition)
  • La Guarimba International Short Film Festival, Calabria, Italy (In competition)
  • Athens International Film & Video Festival, Athens, OH (Academy-Qualifying, In Competition)
  • Arizona Underground Film Festival, Tuscon, AZ (with Peelers)
  • Melbourne Underground Film Festival, Melbourne, Australia (as a part of "Mini-MUFF")
  • Minneapolis/St. Paul International Film Festival, MN Made Competition

"the horses" (2009)

  • Minneapolis Underground Film Festival, Minneapolis, MN

"rebel" (2008)

  • Boston Underground Film Festival, Boston, MA

 

"OUTTAKE" (2011)

  • 2016 Sydney Underground Film Festival, "Blast From the Past" selection, Sydney, Australia
  • 2011 Sydney Underground Film Festival, Sydney, Australia
  • 2011 Revelation: Perth Underground Film Festival, Perth, Australia
  • XFILM, Regional Broadcast, Australian Television

"Duluth" (2010)

  • Columbia University Film Festival (Winner, "Best Short Under 12 Minutes," "Best Editing" and Faculty Honors)
  • Sydney Underground Film Festival, Sydney, Australia
  • Melbourne Underground Film Festival, Melbourne, Australia
  • XFILM, Regional Broadcast, Australian Television

"OPerated by invisible hands" (2007)

  • Ann Arbor Film Festival, Ann Arbor, MI (Academy-Qualifying, Winner, "Prix de Varti" for Funniest Film)
  • Hamburg International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, Hamburg, Germany (Winner, "Best Lesbian Short)
  • 52nd Annual College TV Awards, Los Angeles, CA  (Winner, Student Emmy, "Best Composition")
  • Frameline: San Fransisco International LGBT Film Festival, San Fransisco, CA (Distributed by)
  • Walker Arts Center: Women in Film Series, Minneapolis, MN 
  • Tokyo International LGBT Film Festival, Tokyo, Japan
  • Uppsala International Short Film Festival, Uppsala, Sweden (Academy-Qualifying)
  • British Film Institute: London Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, London, UK
  • NewFest: New York International LGBT Film Festival, New York, NY
  • Palm Springs International ShortFest, Palm Springs, CA (Academy-Qualifying, Winner, "Best of the Fest")
  • Q Cinema: Dallas/Fort Worth LGBT Film Festival (Winner, "Best Short")
  • Latvia International LGBT Film Festival, Latvia
  • In the Palace International Short Film Festival, Sophia, Bulgaria

Speaking engagements/guest artist

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McNally Smith College of Music

April 21st, 2017, 1PM-2PM

"Making of a Music Video" with Haley Bonar as a part of the MN Music Coalition Summit.

 

 

 

 

 

Cinematic Voices: Identity in Film

April 23rd, 2017, 4:30PM-5:30

Elizabeth Pacunas moderates a panel of three women directors whose work is screening the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Film Festival. The panelists will be discussing their work from the perspective of Character and Identity.  The panelists are Nicole Brending, Joanna Kelly and Ann Prim.   Takes place at the A-Mill Artists Lofts in the Performance Hall.