If only all of us could take off two weeks to watch a bunch of AMAZING films, hang out with filmmakers, and get inside gossip. Now thanks to iTunes, you can get a small taste of what Sundance is about. Out of 5,632 short films submitted to Sundance, 96 films were selected for viewing, and now you catch watch 10 of the festivals best short films for free until January 25th.
Check out the films and how to download them below…
- Acting for the Camera – An acting class. Today’s scene: the orgasm from ‘When Harry Met Sally.’
- Countertransference – A comedy about an awkward woman with assertiveness problems who seeks the questionable help of a therapist.
- HUG – Drew is a musician with a contract ready to sign. When Asa, his friend and manager, realizes Drew is off his meds the across-town drive to sign the contract becomes significantly more complicated.
- Field Notes From Dimension X: Oasis – Captain Fred T. Rogard muses in isolation on planet Oasis.
- From Burger It Came – An animated film that recounts early 1980s-era Cold War fears of a young boy in middle America. Using a variety of techniques, the visual narrative is colorfully assembled over semi-documentary audio conversations between a grown adult recounting his fears and his mother’s memory of the time and her own concerns.
- I Live In The Woods – A Woodsman’s fast-paced journey, fueled by happiness, slaughter, and a confrontation with America’s God.
- Instead of Abracadabra – Tomas is a little bit too old to still be living with his parents, but his dream of becoming a magician leaves him with no other option.
- James – A young man grapples with the impulses and thoughts about being gay.
- Magnetic Movie – Natural magnetic fields are revealed as chaotic ever-changin geometries, as scientists from Nasa’s space sciences laboratory excitedly describe their discoveries. Starring Janet Luhmann, Bill Abbett, David Brain, and Stephen Mende
- This Way Up – Laying the dead to rest has never been so much trouble.
Instead of Abracadabra isn’t up yet, but I’m sure it will be soon. Afterall they do call it the “10/10 Selection”!
Simply go to http://www.itunes.com/sundance to download the videos for free!