Broadcast Date: March 26, 2020

Rabbit and Deer | Péter Vácz, Director | 17 min. Animation Short | Hungary, 2015.

Deer and Rabbit are good friends who share every happy moment while living together in their 2D world. One day the TV gets broken and Deer sees a strange thing in it - a 3D cube. From that moment he gets obsessed to find the formula to the unknown 3rd dimension while he totally ignores Rabbit. After Rabbit's many desperate trials to get the selfish Deer's attention an unexpected accident happens and Deer transforms into the 3rd dimension standing face to face with their flat 2D world.

Glinda | Nicole Cosgrove, Director | 10 minutes, USA, 2013.

Glinda endures the life-shattering loss of her husband by shutting out her emotions and the external world. Her insular bubble of safety soon deteriorates as the truth comes crashing in and Glinda must re-write the autumn of her life.

Mohammed’s Birds | Directed by Mohammed AlAwadi | 28.17 min. Iran, 2013

Driven by his new passion for birds, the filmmaker travels around New England meeting different bird enthusiasts while raising his own birds at his apartment above an aquarium store.

About the Show

doubleFEATURE showcases the art of the short film and the artists who make them. Each week, in addition to presenting a selection of two or more short films, between the short films, Steve Feinberg, director of the RI Film and Television Office, and George Marshall, executive producer at RIIFF, interview filmmakers and industry professionals.

In partnership with Flickers' Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF) and the Rhode Island Film and Television Office, Rhode Island PBS proudly presents doubleFEATURE, an exceptional opportunity for our viewers to see artistic, original, award-winning short films from a collection of animation, foreign language, documentary, or fiction films each week.

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