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Cover // Crowdfunding Campaign We Dig

Cover

A wig-wearing pianist and sculptor cross paths in a string of chance encounters until they confront each other head-on, in disguise. A mysterious girl who wears different wigs falls out with her closest peers. In a string of chance encounters, she runs into F. Hemming, a sculptor struggling with creative[…]

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Eddie & Frankie // Crowdfunding Picks

Eddie & Frankie

In an ex-mining community, a young girl’s attempts to get her Dad’s attention are thwarted when he loses his job. A young girl’s attempts to get her Dad’s attention are thwarted when he loses his job. Like most girls, Frankie loves her Dad. She wants to be like him, she[…]

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The Departure || Crowdfunding Picks We Dig

The Departure

A man who can’t pay his debts is pushed to an act of violence. A single shot short film. We see a man in extreme close-up. Eyes glazed over. He could be in the middle of a daydream. He’s somewhere else. The ring of a bell above a door brings[…]

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Breathe || Crowdfunding Picks We Dig

Breathe

BREATHE is a dark emotional character driven drama set over the course of one day and night in London. The central character is Isobel, a lonely young woman who is deeply affected when she witnesses her neighbour Matthew knocked from his bike by a van. Isobel has a secret desire[…]

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Socks and Robbers || Crowdfunding Campaign We Dig

Socks and Robbers

Socks and Robbers . . . . . Darned Robbers, Stitched Up Good and Proper. Socks and Robbers is a dark comedic, gangster, horror, heist film which sees a gang of daring robbers infiltrated by an undercover cop during their latest robbery. Stylistically it is influenced by film noir, 90’s[…]

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Daughter || Crowdfunding Picks We Dig

Daughter

Daughter is based on the Parable of the Lost Son and follows Lilah, a 16 year old British-Pakistani Muslim girl who is searching for her place in the world. Since the death of her mother, Lilah has begrudgingly taken on her mum’s role in the family home. Frustrated by her[…]

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Coffee Chains || Crowdfunding Picks We Dig

Coffee Chains

Coffee Chains is a 10m Drama which is both motivational and comedic. Starring Megan Tremethick and Rory Wilton (Poldark, Doc Martin). Becky endures another mundane shift at the Coffee Shop until a series of customers force her to contemplate ditching the job forever. The film attempts to address the feelings[…]

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Wild (Indomptable) || Crowdfunding Picks We Dig

Wild (Indomptable)

Supernatural short film set in rural 1930s, mixing a period-piece look with bold visuals inspired by Suspiria and Neon Demon. “You can tame wolves, but they will still be wolves.” Set in the 1930s, “Indomptable” (French: untameable; English title: Wild) follows Ida, a young French Canadian girl who, while spending[…]

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The Minimalist || Crowdfunding Pick We Dig

The Minimalist

A solitary photographer is seduced into an exhilarating and unknown world. Thomas, a self-proclaimed recluse, is a photographer in New York City who sees the world through the lens of his camera. He approaches his photography—as well as his life—in a minimalist style, focusing on the purity and simplicity of[…]

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Crowdfunding Picks We Dig | Every Me, Every You

Every Me, Every You

A psychological thriller about a girl who loses her identity to her online alter ego. Every Me, Every You was born from a reflection on how important Social Media has become in our every day life. What we want to share, the image we give, is who we ultimately become[…]

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