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Arena Sicoli - Outdoor Theater

Restoring the Cinema to the People

Amantea is a small town of 15 000 habitants in southern Italy in the region of Calabria. A couple of days ago I received an email from Giulio Vita to help the spread the word about his film festival taking place in this little town. Always willing to help indie[…]

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The Weekend Shortlist: Without You

The Weekend Shortlist: Be Gone Zombies!

I have come to realize that people have a crazy passion or rather obsession with the living dead. It all kicked off with Night of the Living Dead in 1968 (remade in 1990). The 80’s were popular again with the genre, but kind of died out during the 90’s. But[…]

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Branden’s Blog: Oscar Nominations for Best Picture

The film world is buzzing. With the recent announcement of this year’s Oscar Nominations, there has been much discussion as to the nominees for Best Picture. The Nominees are: Les Miserables   Amour   Life of Pi   Argo   Lincoln   Beasts of the Southern Wild   Silver Linings Playbook  […]

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The Weekend Shortlist: Without You

The Weekend Shortlist: Lessons

Yet another weekend, and I feel like I’m in need for some drama lessons, hope you are too! We have for you 4 differently dramatic shorts, and if you know dramas, there’s always a twist! Lesson From a Stranger by Mahmut Akay We’ll start off with a wonderfully simple short[…]

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THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY

Are We Ready For Peter Jackson’s HFR?

So I finally got to watch The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey in HFR (High Frame Rate), which plays the movie 48 fps instead of the usual 24 fps. Before I go any further, I must say the best part of the experience was watching the 10 minute 3D preview of[…]

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The Weekend Shortlist: Without You

The Weekend Shortlist: A Touching New Year

The weekend is back, and for the one’s that went back at work this week, it probably felt like the longest 3 days ever! Let’s start this first new year weekend with a touch of love. Both shorts show how two individuals, both struggling and very lonely in completely different[…]

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Film Shortage Best of 2012

The Weekend Shortlist: Top 5 Short Trailers of 2012

It’s time for another Weekend Shortlist, and since 2012 is coming to a end, we decided to list our favorite shorts and trailers that were featured on Film Shortage. Today we will start with the top 5 trailers we featured on our Trailers Section, these were selected only on how[…]

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A Merry Short Christmas

A Merry Short Christmas!

We love themed short films, and Christmas is another special time where we gather together and watch our favorite valued short films! Today and and tomorrow we will post Christmas and Holiday themed films that YOU will send us to this page! Send us anything Holiday spirited that you, your[…]

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