Monday Night Shorts at The Joint Theater & Coffeehouse returns on Monday, January 23 at 7:30 pm with FISTFUL OF SHORT, featuring an action-packed lineup that includes four Made in Arkansas shorts!
Tickets are $8 at the door. Be sure to join us early to grab a drink!
Here is the lineup for the night:
Directed by Daniel Loepfe
The young and brash Nacho is one of two Swiss soldiers assigned to take up nightly watch duty in an abandoned bunker in the woods. He and his dutiful, yet frustrated sergeant Hoffmann take up opposing viewpoints on the purpose of their mission and what's to be done about a mysterious light approaching in the distance. There's no war, it's all a training exercise, but through constant tensions and rising paranoia they feel an enemy creeping up, that will shatter both of their stances.
Directed by Scott McEntire
Daddy left instructions for Ronald in the diary he willed him, but Daddy gave the map to Merle. The two brothers are faced with a choice to reconcile and both reap gains, or carry on their hatred and estrangement.
Directed by Scott Eggleston
Taylor Glass is a government enforcer, trained by a futuristic society. Taylor has a decision to make: does she follow her training or follow her conscience? Nature versus nurture takes a new twist and comes to life in Collection Day, a film by Scott Eggleston.
Force & Honor
Directed by Maxime CORDON
A martial art disciple returns to avenge his master who banished him few years ago. Force & Honor is a short film featuring a martial arts choreography.
GAUNTLET RUN: Origins
Directed by Garrett Atkinson
An agent finds himself in a bad situation. His only hope is a mercenary in the wrong place at the right time. The stage is set for violence, meta-humor, and awesomeness. Welcome to the beginning of GAUNTLET RUN.
Directed by Adam Crain
Griffin is a henchman working for the evil Dr. Maddox. After his best friend and fellow henchman, Kevin, sets off a string of events that leads him to become the new leader, Griffin joins Agent Lillian King in rescuing the President of the United States and stopping Kevin once and for all.
Directed by Emil Sallinen
Maryam, a rebel leader in an archaic world governed by ruthless religion, is set to prove that the god hovering in the sky is a lie. But she is stopped by a holy warrior that turns out to be her lost father. Soon their lives change as they are about to find out a secret only a god can keep.
Directed by Timothy Donnan
In the desolate Australian Outback, a retired Assassin's past comes back to haunt him. And kick his arse.
Directed by Thien Ngo
The road to becoming a Paperboy is a difficult journey. One must be able to throw newspapers with lethal accuracy, fend off dogs, master 10 speeds, and evade oncoming traffic. Such is the journey of Sam Letterman. On his first paper run, Sam and his squadron get ambushed. Distraught, Sam and his friend, Peter, partner up to avenge his fallen friends and bring the truth to light.
Directed by Alvaro Rodriguez Areny
World War II. Arthur, British Royal Air Force pilot, flies cross-country after his plane crashes. He begins a fight for survival in which he will encounter more than German enemies.