Drama

The Wolf and the Wayfarer || Featured Short Film

The Wolf and the Wayfarer

A wandering pilgrim encounters a stranger while searching for a fabled monastery. Maazin Kamal wanted to make a film that challenged viewers to interpret a story symbolically, in much the same way religious parables uses symbolism and purposeful ambiguity to map cosmic conundrums onto their human characters. The initial idea[…]

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Dumb Luck || Daily Short Picks

Dumb Luck

A shy teenager is the unlikely winner of a three million dollar lottery jackpot. While it seems like a lucky break at first, the money slowly but surely starts to cause more trouble than it’s worth.

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Horn || Daily Short Picks

Horn

A young man’s encounter with a motorcycle-riding caretaker launches him on a hallucinatory, spiritual journey through the backlands of America.

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Loves Park || Short Trailer

Loves Park

Indie drama “Loves Park” sets its beautiful imagery to soft hazy guitars and synths in a melancholic, stylistic film about lost youth, ambivalence, estrangement, and ennui. The story follows the lives of characters affected by inertia and indecision amidst a less apparent loss of confidence in the American Dream.

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Danny Boy || Daily Short Picks

Danny Boy

On the morning of September 11, 2001, Danny, a disruptive young man from South-Brooklyn, learns from his court-appointed lawyer Steven, that his sentencing has been postponed until the following day. Unaware of the tragedy unfolding around him, Danny, is able to manipulate Steven into using the time to try and[…]

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Bolero || Daily Short Picks

Bolero

Love, hope, friendship, and the indomitable human spirit conquer all in this fractured tale about a victimized boy who transcends his miserable life after he meets a girl who lives beyond a vent in the wall, set to Ravel’s “Bolero”.

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Prime || Short Film Trailer

Prime

The confrontation between a convicted Palestinian (Abdelatif Hwidar) and a Mossad agent (Ramón Orozco), beyond time. An action drama about the violence inherent to human being and our fragility.

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