Mothers Day Short Films

May 3, 2021
Mothers Day Short Films

This Sunday is Mother's Day and to celebrate the holidayBronxNet will broadcast short films dedicated to the stories of the women who raise us. 

Tune in to watch on Sunday, May 9th, at 9:00 PM on BX ARTS channels 68 Optimum/2134 Fios in the Bronx and online at

See below for the lineup:

Five Secrets to Mom

Inspired by a teenager's online confession, Five Secrets to Mom is a surreal and darkly comedic short that uses the filmmaker’s actual family photos, Microsoft Paint 95, and an automated voice to tell a story about the comfort and vulnerability. 


Short Film about a mother struggling to recover from a viral video that changes the very essence of her life. 

Mother's Day: Safari Video

After returning home from a family safari, an aspiring filmmaker turns her lens away from wild animals and onto her mother.

Cut Throat Motherhood

A Mafia Boss handles a back-stabbing employee but gets unexpectedly interrupted by her child.

A Key for the Kid

A young mother finds a key that opens the door for her son’s escape.


"This is a short documentary about my mother, Vonnie DeLong." - Tynan DeLong, Producer.


A poetic exploration on single motherhood and the emotional gaps between generations of Latinx Women, through the words of contemporary poet Rachel Inez Marshall, and the eyes of director Kristian Mercado Figueroa.