A woman finds herself in the midst of a dark mystery after the unexplained loss of a loved one.
Joshua seemingly has everything. But he isn’t whole. During therapy, he recounts a story about his hoarder friend Robert and his adopted son, who one day discovers the remains of a seahorse. And Joshua is finally confronted with a question regarding his story: “Does it mean something to you?”
Aleksander, an old gentleman, maintains a blooming garden surrounding his old house in a sleepy resort town. Karl, his grandson, spends the summer with him and learns about the ways of the nature. Together with autumn rains arrives Aleksander’s daughter Marju, who hopes to inherit the old man’s house, tear[…]
Raghead tells the story of Omar, an 11-year old Arab boy living in New York three months after the 9/11 attacks. Omar has been living with his grandmother since his father was deployed overseas by the American Military. Each day, he is bullied at school by other kids who discriminate[…]
July 20, 1969, the day when Apollo 11 landed on the Moon. The city is deserted; everybody hypnotically watches TV transmission, except He and She, who are overwhelmed by mutual rapprochement.
A 9-year-old learns to cope with guilt, after he accidentally hurts his little brother in a game of backyard baseball. “Brothers” started as a challenge by my mentors Derek Cianfrance and Jim Helton, while I was working on Derek’s film “The Light Between Oceans.” Derek and Jim pushed me to[…]
The youngest member of a small, isolated congregation begins to question her faith when a pilgrim arrives, then mysteriously disappears.
Faced with his first real supervillain, an invincible superhero returns to his childhood home defeated — and is forced to reckon with his fear, his identity, and the people he hurt along the way. We’ve all seen superheroes fall and crumble, but ultimately getting back up stronger than ever to[…]
Charlie bottles up his problems into a cloud that floats above his head. A tense birthday diner with his wife forces him to confront his issues, with spectacular results. Starring Paul Higgins (Utopia, Thick of It) and Daisy Haggard (Episodes, Black Mirror)
Grace searches for her abusive, brother-in-law after he fails to come home one evening. The deeper she digs into the town she left behind the more she learns that everyone has secrets. Inspired by Country Western music and the structural storytelling of a Film Noir, Bobby’s Run Off is a[…]