Thursday, December 26, 2013

Flicks, Chicks and Tricks: Pasties & Popcorn

From our friends at Kendra Rubinfeld Public Relations...

Short and Sexy Films from the DC Shorts Film Festival and Burlesque from Tilted Torch Returns for Two Nights in DC

January 24-25, 2014 at U.S. Navy Memorial's Burke Theater

A collection of sexy and titillating films from the DC Shorts’ archives will be presented January 24 and 25, 2014 at the U.S. Navy Memorial’s Burke Theater in Washington, DC. This will be the third installment of the event entitled: “Pasties and Popcorn.”

The event will feature several of DC Shorts’ favorite risqué films from the 2013 DC Shorts Film Festival, interspersed with live performances by famed DC-based burlesque and variety show, Tilted Torch, featuring artists including Miss Joule, Abby, Mab Just Mab and Reverend Valentine. The evening will be hosted by Tilted Torch’s femme-cee extraordinaire, Shortstaxx.

Both Friday, January 24 and Saturday January 25 will feature two unique performances, at 7:00 pm and 9:30 pm, featuring a different lineup of films and performers. A special-priced “double header” pass is offered to watch both shows.

For a complete schedule and for more information on the performers, visit


WHEN: January 24-25, 2013; 7:00 pm and 9:30 pm
WHERE: U.S. Navy Memorial’s Burke Theater
For Metro and Bus directions, please visit:
TICKETS: $20 per performance, $30 double header
Tickets can be purchased at:

CONTACT: General Inquiries: 202-393-4266

DC Shorts:
Facebook: /dcshortsmain
Twitter: @dcshorts
Tilted Torch:
Facebook: /tiltedtorch
Twitter: @tiltedtorch


Friday, January 24 & Saturday, January 25 2013 – 7:00 PM Show

The Op Shop
7 mins, Comedy, Australia
A mysterious donation sends the sales clerk of a suburban thrift shop on a journey of self-discovery.

Requiem for Romance  
8 Minutes, Animation, Canada,
DC Premiere
Crouching breakup, hidden romance.

7 Minutes, Comedy, USA
Opening your son’s bedroom door is always a surprise...

7 Minutes, Comedy, USA  
Bragging to your one-night stand that your uncle is an astronaut is not always a good idea.

Love in Our Time      
11 Minutes, Comic Drama, USA  
After a one-night stand, a couple tries to figure out if they’ve met the loves of their lives, or made a huge mistake.

Scent of a Woman
11 Minutes, Comedy, USA  
When her boyfriend serves alfredo, lactose-intolerant Chloe’s declaration of love is a race against time and humiliation.

Friday, January 24 & Saturday, January 25 2013 – 9:30 PM Show

Snow Over Acapulco (Il Neige Sur Acapulco)  
8 Minutes, Comedy, France  
On their last night in Mexico, a group of friends scheme to smuggle cocaine back into France.

By the Fireside with Larry: The Zimlet
3 Minutes, Comedy, USA
DC Premiere  
Parts Ron Burgundy and Martha Stewart, Larry mixes an unusual cocktail.

F**k the Parents
10 Minutes, Comedy, USA
After a break-up, sometimes the best consolers are your ex’s parents.

Food Porn    
3 Minutes , Comedy, USA    
Food porn star Larry is back, professing his love with produce.

A Little Something on the Side
11 Minutes, Comedy, USA
Larry breaks out from under his wife’s watchful eye with a woman who understands the way to a man’s heart.

The Morning After    
15 Minutes, Comedy, USA
A woman wakes up naked beside a sexy stranger -- with no recollection of the previous night’s events.