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The Mess He Made// Featured Short Film

The Mess He Made

A man waits for the results of a Rapid HIV Test in a strip mall, trying to stay calm as his life hangs in the balance. An immensely powerful film, in a rather gently subtle tone. Director Matthew Puccini gets the personal aspect just right, sending shimmering vibes through the[…]

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Beautiful Dreamer // Featured Short Film

Beautiful Dreamer

A dying mother travels at near-light speed, bending time to watch her baby daughter grow up Beautiful Dreamer is a sci-fi, time travel tale set in a striking near future world of drones, robots, holograms and transport pods. But it’s also a personal story. A mother, facing a terminal disease,[…]

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Lost in Sound // Featured Short Film

Lost in Sound

A woman whose life has been accompanied by a cinematic score struggles to connect with people. Lost in Sound is an absurdly whimsical film which will certainly relate to many artistic minds who often dream up their own cinematic score to their life. The film is a collaboration between filmmaker[…]

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Hi-Glow Retro // Featured Short Film

Hi-Glow Retro

Tommy Ashby, a high school senior with severe social anxiety, decides to step out of his comfort zone to learn 70’s disco dancing. Hi-Glow Retro is an enormous ode to almost every teenage boy’s dream, but not without passing through the anxieties first. Directed by Alex Morsanutto and nicknaming this[…]

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The Illustrator || Featured Short Film

The Illustrator

An Illustrator (Frank) discovers that his drawings are coming to life. These manifestations of Frank’s imagination lead him through a dark path down memory lane. Imagination can be a real powerful thing. In The Illustrator Director Quentin Ransohoff uses suspense with a touch of science fiction to explore the depth[…]

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Fifty Minutes // Featured Short Film

Fifty Minutes

A successful therapist must negotiate for his life when a vexed patient draws a pistol A film focused on communication and perhaps missed interpretations, Paul Schneider’s Fifty Minutes is a tense drama letting viewers unthread the conclusion on their own. Revolving around a desperate man (DJ Qualls) looking for answers[…]

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No One Is Safe From Son of Sam || Featured Short Film

No One Is Safe From Son of Sam

Experience the fear and paranoia of New York City during the Summer of 1977. This short documentary explores the legacy of the Son of Sam case using original footage not seen since it aired and interviews with PIX11 journalists. While still being a familiar case, the passing decades has certainly[…]

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Seam || Featured Short Film

Seam

In the not-too-distant future, a tenuous peace between humans and remarkably humanlike “machines” is tested when synthetics begin spontaneously exploding. The war between humans and machines is now a familiar fiction story seen through numerous films in an increasing fashion over the last three decades – with each passing year[…]

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Winston || Featured Short Film

Winston

A psychological tale about a man (Winston) falling into his own hell, by his own means. We often get the impression that animation films are only directed toward children, but every so often a visionary artist likes to prove us otherwise. Like we’ve seen in the past with shorts such[…]

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Whiskey Sour // Featured Short Film

Whiskey Sour

A career hitman is cosmically outmatched by his next target as he is unknowingly sent to kill the DEVIL. A hitman meeting quickly plunges into a battle between good and evil, light and dark, and the gray in between. Director Eli Stern brings us a rather elaborate and outside thinking[…]

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