Nicholas Payne Santos

Break || Daily Short Picks

Break

A teenage boy’s relationship with a girl changes forever after an encounter with her step-father. What starts out as flirting between a young, interracial couple, turns into a dangerous game when they break into a seemingly abandoned house. Director’s Statement BREAK is a story about youth and race in the[…]

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Von Doom - a Dr. Doom Fan Film

Von Doom

Hollywood couldn’t get Dr. Doom right, so a team of comic book geeks set out to do it themselves! Here’s the result! See more on the process here

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I Am Your Friend || Short Film Trailer

I Am Your Friend

A friendship is put to the test when two teenage boys are left alone for the weekend. As the teenagers confront their neighborhood rivals, horseplay escalates to violence throwing their loyalty to one another into question.

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Larry Gone Demon | Halloween Week Daily Short Picks

Larry Gone Demon

A frenetic, punk-rock nightmare centering on one asshole of a roommate. When three twenty-somethings must deal with the incorrigible and incredibly demonic Larry, they risk life and limb in an attempt to save the soul of their once-kind-and-unassuming friend while also procuring his five-hundred dollars in back rent. Black metal,[…]

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Former Things | Featured Short Film

Former Things

Alex, a travel-worn survivor in a desolate post-apocalyptic world, returns to his childhood home to find not only artifacts of his youth, but also the plague-ridden body of his recently deceased father. Welcome back Nicholas Payne Santos & Adam R. Brown with another exquisite short. Once again set in the[…]

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A Good Fish | Featured Short Film

A Good Fish

Left with nothing by their recently deceased father, two aimless brothers head home to face his funeral. It all continues from Nick Payne Santos (previously featured) short ‘Ice Cream‘, well sort of. The films are actually very different from each other, but ‘A Good Fish’ does feature the two brothers[…]

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Crowdfunding Picks We Dig | Break

Break

A short film about youth and race in the suburbs. Two teenagers find more than they are looking for when they break into an abandoned house. Harmless thrill seeking and flirtation escalate quickly into a conflict with a local contractor, leaving the young couple disillusioned. BREAK is inspired by my[…]

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A Good Fish

Left with nothing by their recently deceased father, two aimless brothers head home to face his funeral. AGoodFish.com npsantos.com BullMoosePictures.net

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Mutt | Featured Short Film

Mutt

A girl, a dog, and a sickness.

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