19th Annual Standing Rock International Shorts Festival

When: Sat., Jan. 29

The 19th annual Standing Rock International Shorts Festival will feature films from as far away as Switzerland and from as close as Akron. It will include animation, music videos, short comedy, experimental films, documentaries and more. The first part of this event will feature short films from around the world. As part of a competition, 15 short films will be screened , and patrons will vote for their favorite. A jury will also select a Juried Choice Award from these shorts. The event begins at 8 p.m. at the Kent Stage. Tickets cost $10, or $5 for seniors and students.