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PBS Short Film Festival 2022

PBS Short Film Festival

Now in its 11th year, the PBS Short Film Festival is a celebration of independent films and filmmaking. Join us in exploring an incredible selection of captivating films about identity, society, culture, family, race, and humanity in this annual showcase of powerful and unexpected stories.


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This year, WSIU returns as a producing partner with the film submission The Daily Aesthetics of Alexander Martin by independent filmmaker Allison Walsh from Peoria, IL. Visit the festival website on July 12th to watch her film!

'The Daily Aesthetics of Alexander Martin' was selected as one of 27 films featured in the 2022 PBS Short Film Festival. Learn more about the documentary, produced and directed by independent filmmaker Allison Walsh from Peoria, Illinois. The film explores the realities of navigating gender identity, expression, and representation in rural America.