Romance

The Break Up Call || Daily Short Picks

The Break Up Call

We hear a couple’s breakup call while seeing their best moments, exploring the paradox of how life can be so painful and beautiful at the same time. The Break Up Call explores the complex feelings at the moment a relationship starts to unravel. In the midst of tragic endings we[…]

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Mine || Daily Short Picks

Mine

Fifty years of marriage. Fifty years of love and happiness. Fifty years of lies. When Walter steps on a live land mine in a remote field in England, he finds himself at the mercy of his wife Diane, who has recently unearthed a deadly secret buried in their past. As[…]

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Absolute Threshold || Daily Short Picks

Absolute Threshold

Set in 1993 New York, Absolute Threshold tells the story of a young social worker named Charlotte who craves the intimate connection missing from her husband and finds herself overpowered by a precarious desire.

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The Big Swim || Short Trailer

The Big Swim

Rachel (Kimberly Leemans) finds out she might have terminal breast cancer and with the help of a handsome dive master, Luca (Falk Hentschel), decides to face her biggest fear… swimming with SHARKS! Unlike Spielberg’s mechanical shark, The Big Swim was filmed on location in Cozumel, Mexico with wild bull sharks,[…]

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Together || Daily Short Picks

Together

We are what to hope for that’s out of reach. Together is a film about unconditional love. A story of two voices with a single direction carried by two passionate and fusional human beings who choose to bind their fate. Together depicts a total vision of love, between confined idyllic[…]

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Lonely Planet || Featured Short Film

Lonely Planet

Whilst in Barcelona on a temporary writing assignment, Julia beds a tall dark stranger to find herself with more than what she bargained for – a serious relationship. The ingredients are all set to create the rather clichéd storyline; a single woman meeting an estranged tall-dark haired man in a[…]

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Losing It || Daily Short Picks

Losing It

Mackenzie and Alexander make up one half of an up and coming indie rock band, whose once meager audience is finally beginning to grow. While on tour the couple discovers that they are unexpectedly pregnant. Feeling ill equipped and unable to provide for a child, the couple decides to have[…]

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Fade || Short Trailer

Fade

Set in a desolate New York City, a man faces the reality of his life and relationship when his daily routine is disrupted.

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The Nature of Daylight || Daily Short Picks

The Nature of Daylight

All is not as it seems, as the romantic recollections of a relationship slowly start to unravel as a man tries desperately to hold onto his past. Exploring love and loss, the seemingly insignificant moments of everyday life are proven to be what is remembered when all else is lost.

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Ladies First || Daily Short Picks

Ladies First

‘Ladies First’ is a short period drama set in 1919, focusing on a young couple challenging gender inequality as a social norm.

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