Animation

Rock Bottom // Daily Short Picks

Rock Bottom

Welcome to Rock Bottom. It’s a filthy underground bar full of filthy underground bugs. Content for the film was gathered by working with Australian comedians. Their past and present routines were reworked (then rerecorded) to form the dialogue. Co-directors Nick Baker and Tristan Klein hope to turn the idea into[…]

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Airport // short Film trailer

Airport

In a modern day airport, the flow of passengers is broken by sudden irregularities.

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Planemah // Daily Short Picks

Planemah

In a dark world of greed a king chases the secrets of universe and existence. Planemah is a trippy allegory about desire, ruthlessness and the complete loss of control.

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Encounters / Daily Short Picks

Encounters

A boy was born in a wrinkle between the waves of light and dark. His brain became stuck there, his eyes changed color. This is what his filter makes him see.

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Mother Corn // Daily Short Picks

Mother Corn

Triqui Indian girl wrestles spiritual visions that force her to awaken to the importance of tradition as part of her self-identity.

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Memory // Daily Short Picks

Memory

A story about a man who loses his wife, but manages to preserve her in the form of data on a mountain of computers he built, selling everything in his house in the process. His brother comes to confront him about this, and the argument they have starts to make[…]

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The Fisherman // Daily Short Picks

The Fisherman

‘The Fisherman’ is set in a neo-tokyo cityscape where electricity is a source of life for a diverse eco-system of mollusc like creatures. A late devoted scientist of these life forms has passed his life’s work on to his daughter, along with one part of his most prized catch. The[…]

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Pianoid // Daily Short Picks

Pianoid

‘Pianoid’ is about a talented, but narcissistic e-pianist who is craving for appreciation and gets driven insane by the sudden fame of his pet rabbit.

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Frostbite // Daily Short Picks

Frostbite

Frostbite is a science fiction animated short about a scavenger looking for valuables in a crashed freight spaceship and discovering the frightening truth of the transporting goods.

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Behind The Bars // Daily Short Picks

Behind the Bars

Throughout the course of his life, poet Edward Smyth Jones faces an uphill battle through the oppression that the institutions of the world hold against men of his race. As the obstacles surmount and things begin to seem hopeless, he turns to the written word to find solace in his[…]

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