shortcuts: Connections, 14 Oct 2014
A message in a bottle, cast into the ocean, reaches a woman who needs it, a lifeboat adrift and isolated in icy waters and a crackling, radio connection offers a lifeline between friends. Josie Long hears tales of making contact.
shortcuts: Rabbit Holes: 7 October 2014
Josie Long presents tales of a spam email that alters the course of two people's lives and a mysterious monument made out of shoes at a deserted intersection in rural Indiana.
ShortCuts: Explorers, 06 May 14
Josie Long goes on an adventure as she presents a sequence of mini documentaries about exploration.
ShortCuts: Mystery, 29 Apr 14
Josie Long investigates small mysteries in this sequence of mini documentaries, hearing tales of ghost ships and hidden underground kingdoms.
ShortCuts: Anonymity, 22 Apr 14
Josie Long presents a sequence of mini documentaries exploring what happens when nobody knows your name.
ShortCuts: Between, 15 Apr 14
Josie Long presents a series of mini-documentaries exploring the idea of being in limbo.
ShortCuts: Trespass, 08 Apr 14
Josie Long ventures where she shouldn't with this sequence of short documentaries about acts of trespass.
ShortCuts: Waking Life, 01 Apr 14
Josie Long presents a sequence of brief encounters, true stories and short documentaries in which the boundaries blur between real life and dreaming.
ShortCuts: The Fear, 29 Oct 13
Josie Long gets scared as she presents a sequence of frightening mini documentaries.
ShortCuts: The Trip, 22 Oct 13
Josie Long goes on a series of unusual journeys as she presents a sequence of mini documentaries about adventurous trips.
ShortCuts: Growing Pains, 15 Oct 13
From first steps to last love, Josie Long explores the painful process of growing up in a sequence of mini documentaries.
ShortCuts: Resistance, 08 Oct 13
Josie Long presents a sequence of mini documentaries about small acts of resistance - from bursting into song to crashing a car into a wall.
ShortCuts: Hush, 01 Oct 13
Josie Long presents a series of short documentaries about keeping quiet and being lost for words. From the crushing silence after a musician's mistake to the tense hush as two teenage boys hide inches from their headmaster.
ShortCuts: Fictions, 24 Sep 13
Josie Long presents a sequence of unbelievable mini documentaries looking at bending the truth, fantasists and outright liars.
ShortCuts: Escape, 02 Jul 13
Josie Long presents stories of running away, flight and car chases. From breaking away to disappearing into escapism - we hear the tale of an 'unkidnapping' as a couple race across the Spanish countryside, alongside the story of a 93-year-old wing...
ShortCuts: Lost and Found, 25 Jun 13
Josie Long presents a selection of short documentaries with stories of loss and discovery. From being lost in the music to lost love - Josie delves into tales of forgotten cassette tapes, voices rediscovered and teenage rebellion.
ShortCuts: Lines of Communication, 18 Jun 13
Josie Long presents a selection of short documentaries about communication - messages that could break your heart, rescue you from a fight or save you from a long stay in jail.
ShortCuts: Split, 11 Jun 13
Josie Long delves into stories of splits, divisions and tears. From broken hearts to divided personalities. We hear from a woman who was so tired of being in two minds that she surrendered all of her decision making to a piece of string and a mimic...
ShortCuts: Taking Flight, 04 Jun 13
Josie Long presents a selection of short documentaries in which people hurl themselves into the air with the hope of taking flight. We glide through the air, fall into the sea and explore grand leaps of the imagination.
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