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Speaking in Voltages // Daily Short Picks

Speaking in Voltages

Pin Park are a polish experimental electronic band formed by Maciek Polak and Maciek Baczyk. The name is derived from a part on the instruments they use to compose, two “EMS Synthis”. Built in 1971, these were one of the first commercially available synthesisers used and praised by musicians ever[…]

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A Favor For Jerry // Daily Short Picks

A Favor for Jerry

A Favor for Jerry follows Khan (Khan Baykal, Always Shine, Not Interested) as he crosses NYC filling in for a pot-dealing friend on election day. Shot in real time on November 8 2016, the film freely mixes documentary and narrative elements. As events unfold, the actors directly incorporate the moment[…]

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The Beyond // Short Film Trailer

The Beyond

The Beyond is a science fiction documentary film that blends the realism of ‘found footage’ with the fantastical, ‘big idea’ nature of the science fiction films of today. The Beyond tells a fascinating and exhilarating story chronicling the ground-breaking mission which sent astronauts – modified with advanced robotics, through a[…]

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A Stone of Hope // Daily Short Picks

A Stone of Hope

Jim St. Germain has surmounted enormous odds. He was born into poverty before immigrating from Haiti to Crown Heights in Brooklyn. Once in the states, Jim began to get into trouble with the law and almost died from violence in his neighborhood. Jim eventually turned everything around and now can[…]

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Minerva's Lilies // Daily Short Picks

Minerva’s Lilies

A meditation on femininity and the magic of being a woman, a girl, a daughter. Minerva’s Lilies centres on two sisters, Leah and Nayomi aged, 9 and 10 as they go through the motions of ‘being girls’. The visual meditation forms the experience of not only the girls’ little world[…]

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Union // Daily Short Picks

Union

A young Māori outsider living in Japan tackles cultural isolation using the universal language of rugby. Living in a self-imposed exile from his home in New Zealand, Jared James finds himself struggling through crushing isolation in Japan. Union follows this small town boy through the challenges of an unfamiliar city[…]

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Branded Content // Daily Short Picks

Branded Content

A day with Kris Thoro, photographer and branded content artist, as he works with his latest “subject”.

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Street Racers || Daily Short Picks

Street Racers

Street Racers is a short film documenting the illegal motorbiking culture in the Dominican Republic. The film follows a tight-knit community of teens who risk their lives to entertain themselves, blocking off motorways and hitting high speeds on small custom bikes.

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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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Vive La Victoire || Daily Short Picks

Vive La Victoire

This unlikely duo brought down a dictator. The true story of former prisoner of war Souleymane Guengueng and human rights lawyer Reed Brody and their fight against Chadian dictator Hissène Habré. A summary of their twenty-year friendship, journey to victory and lifetime of trials.

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