|Directed by Mina Shum|
|Canada, 1990 (fiction, 15 minutes, English)|
"Angel Carlyle stumbles into a building looking for change for a phone call. Suddenly, she is thrown into someone else's dream-come-true and finds it strangely familiar. Set in a world full of rabbit fur and boom boxes, Shortchanged examines TV's insidious homogenization of human experience. Just when you thought the streets were safe..."
-- Women in the Director's Chair (Chicago) (source)