PACIFIC RIM FICTION ... FOLLOWED BY AWARDS AND CINE⚡SPARK ANNOUNCEMENT SATURDAY MAY 5 9:00PM THE VIC THEATRE * Directors in attendance EUNA South Korea 18:30 Dir. Seung-Hyun Chong Euna, a young factory worker, wonders why some folks behave so oddly when she is around. THE REALM OF DEEPEST KNOWING South Korea 3:00 Dir. Seung Hee Kim One digs beneath the surface of the other to reach the deepest place of his heart during struggles.nts reveal a shocking and horrendous secret hidden below the surface. BAUMU Taiwan 9:00 Dir. Shao-Chun Chung A female killer takes a contract to assassinate a drug addict. FACE Australia 13:00 Dir. Luke Tierney James needs to get to pharmacy. Unfortunately, the only person who can drive him there is his weird neighbour, Steve. TAMA New Zealand 9:00 Dir. Jared Flitcroft, Jack O'Donnell A deaf Maori boy wants to perform the Haka, but is isolated within his family where communication is non-existent. THIRST California 17:00 Dir. Jamin Bricker* Water has been privatized by a ruthless corporation determined to protect its property. PHỞMILY FEUD Washington 3:00 Dir. Martin Tran, Ellison Shieh Though well into adulthood, this sister and brother pair can't stop competing at childish games. STRAYED California 8:30 Dir. Heather Edwards A young girl faces life or death decisions involving a stray cat, a narcissistic 'mother' and the pet cemetery of the rich and famous. SCREENING FOLLOWED BY AWARDS PRESENTATION Outstanding Film Outstanding Director Outstanding Cinematography Outstanding Screenplay Outstanding Sound Outstanding Music Outstanding Editing Outstanding Lead Performance Outstanding Supporting Performance AND CROWNING OF THE 2018 WINNER! BUY ADVANCE TICKETS UNTIL APRIL 30th FRIDAY MAY 4 7:00PM • BC SHORTS 9:00PM • CINESPARK PITCH EVENT 10:30PM • OPENING PARTY SATURDAY MAY 5 3:00PM • FILMMAKERS PANEL 7:00PM • PACIFIC RIM DOCS 9:00PM • PACIFIC RIM FICTION + AWARDS CHECK OUT THE FESTIVAL PREVIEW IN VICTORIA NEWS TICKETS: $5 ONLINE (UNTIL APRIL 30th) $10 AT THE DOOR $5 FOR CINEVIC MEMBERS $20 FESTIVAL PASS CINESPARK = FREE! BUY ADVANCE TICKETS UNTIL APRIL 30th SHORT CIRCUIT 2018 PROGRAMMING TEAM Andrea Smith Peek Andy Robertson Arnold Lim Ashley Good Bryan Skinner Claire Mulligan Daniel Carruthers Dan Hogg David Geiss Justus Lowry Keith Digby Kemi Craig Michael Korican Rasanga Weerasinghe Stacey Ashworth Trent Peek MANY THANKS TO OUR 2018 SPONSORS Short Circuit 2017 Short Circuit 2017 Short Circuit 2015 Short Circuit 2014 Short Circuit 2013 Short Circuit 2012 "Fab Films: Short Circuit Pacific Rim Film Festival expands international flavour" (Victoria News - 2018) "Festival of short films making a big noise" (Times Colonist - 2017) "CineVic's short film fest stars our beautiful coast" (Times Colonist - 2014) "Victoria filmmaker takes intergalactic journey" (Times Colonist - 2013) "Short Circuit celebrates Pacific Northwest Film" (The Nexus - 2012) CineVic gratefully acknowledges the financial assistance and support of Canada Council for the Arts, Province of British Columbia, British Columbia Arts Council, and the CRD Arts Development Service through the participating municipalities of Esquimalt, Highlands, Metchosin, Oak Bay, Saanich, Sidney, Victoria and View Royal. Withoutabox logos are trademarks of Withoutabox, a DBA of IMDb.com Inc. or its affiliates.