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MSPIFF43 Best of Fest Documentary Shorts

MSPIFF43 Best of Fest Documentary Shorts

MSPIFF43 Best of Fest Documentary Shorts

100 min

Best of Fest

MSPIFF43 Best of Fest Documentary Shorts

Films are listed here in screening order.

Salone Love – Documentary Shorts Competition - Artistic Merit Award
Directed by Tajana Tokyo (Tajana B Williams). USA, Sierra Leone. 2023. 5 min. Documentary Short.

A genre-defying scrapbook of opinions and advice about love in Sierra Leone.

Through the Storm – Documentary Shorts Competition - Special Jury Award
Directed by Fritz Bitsoie & Charles Frank. United States. 2023. 22 min. Documentary Short. MN Made.
The Red Lake Nation High School football team becomes a symbol of hope, unity, and resilience for the entire community.

The Only Girl in the Orchestra – Documentary Shorts Competition - Winner
Directed by Molly O'Brien. United States. 2023. 34 min. Documentary Short.
The first woman in the New York Philharmonic prides herself on being in the supporting role, both as a double bassist and as a mentor to her students.

Uncle Bully’s Surf Skool – Audience Choice - Documentary Shorts­
Directed by Leah Warshawski. United States. 2023. 39 min. Documentary Short.
An inspirational surfing instructor in Maui teaches local kids the way of the waves.

Film Details

Runtime: 100 min
Tags: Best of Fest, MN Made