Short films are shorter than feature films, duration under 40, often 1-15 minutes.

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Longer than fifty five years together - Ellen and Bob (Ellen Easter, chemist, and Robert E. Eliason, a prominent brass instruments expert and musician) have been married for over a half a century. This 8-minute documentary, based on interviews with them individually, and full of humorous anecdotes, explores their reflections on how they have lived long, happy life together. 

Friends sail around the San Diego Bay, under the Coronado Bridge, and along the Downtown San Diego and Coronado Island. This poetic documentary short, Sailing Afternoon (2015), was filmed from the sailing boat on one day till darkness, by Lena Nechet.

This film was edited entirely in Blender, an open source 3D animation software.

Producer, cinematographer, art director, editor: Lena Nechet.

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Music: original Cyril Scott - Lotus Land, Op. 47 No. 1, 1996, Markus Staab (piano).


Outreach (2015) is a short documentary film about secular people of San Diego who meet in Balboa Park on Saturdays. Outreach (2015) made anofficial selectionofLA CineFest, an international film festival in Los Angeles, California.