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The Coffin Club || Daily Short Picks

The Coffin Club

A group of rebellious, creative Kiwi seniors give death the finger, one crazy coffin at a time. Musical and documentary unite to introduce The Coffin Club, a truly unique community organisation bringing free-spirited seniors together to construct and personalise their own low-cost coffins. Based in small town New Zealand, with[…]

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Make Them Believe || Daily Short Picks

Make Them Believe

Make Them Believe is a documentary exploring Moscow’s underground wrestling scene through the eyes of one up-and-coming performer. Follow Tim Malster’s journey (who plays the heel ‘American Hope’) as he chases his dream of becoming a professional wrestler. In this unexpectedly relatable film, director Taimi Arvidson tackles the universal struggle[…]

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#Losing || Daily Short Picks

#Losing

While preparing for a live performance, a poet reflects on his losing battle with a degenerative bone disease. #Losing is a portrait of an artist in conflict: conflict with himself. Dominic Hoey, formerly known as rapper Tourettes, is battling an incurable bone disease that renders him unable to express himself[…]

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Our Star Trek: The Fifty Year Mission || Daily Short Picks

Our Star Trek: The Fifty Year Mission

An exploration of Gene Roddenberry’s Star Trek vision of humanity. After 50 years of Star Trek, how far has humanity come? How much further can we go? Director’s Statement In the wake of the 50th Anniversary of Star Trek, is Gene Roddenberry’s original vision for humanity still alive? Centered around[…]

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Our Jail's a Zoo! || Daily Short Picks

Our Jail’s a Zoo!

Marine biologist, Jeanne Selander had never set foot in a jail when she was offered a job working at one full time, to care for a few rescue animals who lived under the county jail in the Florida Keys. She was going to say “no,” until she arrived and saw[…]

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Killing-the-rock || Daily Short Picks

Killing The Rock

Killing The Rock which is about a Syrian refugee living in Jordan who’s effort to keep living through his creativity has not been shaken despite loosing his family in the genocide that is happening in Syria.

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Home || Daily Short Picks

Home

An award winning short documentary, ‘Home’ follows a house as it journeys through some of the most spectacular and challenging landscapes in the South Island of New Zealand. It’s about what makes a house a home. It has no dialogue – an unassuming house is the main character. We often[…]

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Stronghold of Resistance: Sable Island & Her Legendary Horses || Daily Short Picks

Stronghold of Resistance: Sable Island & Her Legendary Horses

Sable Island, a small strip of land less than a mile wide, only has one species of full-time inhabitants: completely wild horses. Since no human attempts at colonization have ever succeeded, the land has remained unchallenged as a self-sustaining ecosystem. In this short film viewers are transported to the shores[…]

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