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Lost Face || Featured Short Film

Lost Face

​Adapted from the Jack London story: A fur thief must think fast to escape the terrible, protracted death that awaits him at the hands of the native tribe he had helped enslave. Lost Face takes us in a time and place not often seen nor explores in short films, which[…]

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Film Romance || Films de chez nous

Film Romance

A shutter happy photographer finds an old film camera with a difficult last request. (a tribute to a great camera)

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Never Happened || Featured Short Film

Never Happened

When colleagues Laura and Grady have an impulsive fling on a business trip, they decide it might be for the best if it all just never happened. Spearing us of any laser guns and an abundance of flying drones, ‘Never Happened’ takes a more sensual and human approach to the[…]

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12 Semaines / 12 Weeks || Featured Short Film

12 Semaines (12 Weeks)

In a mall public bathroom, Lilly, François and their 6 year- old daughter bid farewell to an unborn family member À la toilette d’un centre commercial, Lilly, François et leur fille Léa, 6 ans, doivent faire leurs adieux à un fœtus de 12 semaines. 12 Weeks is a rather simple[…]

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Meat || Films de chez nous

Meat

A teenage boy experiences heartbreak for the first time. Meat is wonderfully toned and temporally shot film. A great structure and character balance with an interesting development on a character that turns out even stranger than believed. We were very lucky with all the meat that was collected by art[…]

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The Wall || Featured Short Film

The Wall

A visual and abstract exploration of perseverance and the many walls we all face in our lives. Andrew presented his first film of the series ‘Of Walls & Mountains’ just days ago on our Daily Short Picks. Just the time to take a few breaths and we are blessed with[…]

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Ceramic Tango || Featured Short Film

Ceramic Tango

A modern day cautionary tale that incites viewers to pause and think about the fragility of life. Ceramic Tango will give you a deep sense of what rock bottom can feel like. The dark tale depicts a young man’s struggle with a deadly virus, in the most particular ways. As[…]

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Mirage || Films de chez nous

Mirage

Following the death of his mother, a son must help his father close the book on a unresolved issue. Harley Chamandy is a 17 year old filmmaker from Montreal, he made this film when he was 16. Shot in only a weekend, for a total budget of 1000$ cad and[…]

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The Fish || Films de chez nous

The Fish

The Fish is a dark comedy about Jimmy, your average mid-twenties bachelor who stumbles upon a prize winning Betta Fish one day in a pet store. His brother Simon convinces him to try his luck in the underground fish fighting rings. Together the two embark on an adventure as their[…]

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Octobre en décembre | Films de chez nous

Octobre en décembre

Dave ne se préoccupe pas de ça, la politique. La population se soulève au Québec, mais il n’en voit pas l’intérêt. Il aime mieux ne pas le voir, l’intérêt. Même quand une loi spéciale est instaurée et que les policiers commencent à arrêter les gens chez eux, sans mandat, ça[…]

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