Suspense

The Offer // Daily Short Picks

The Offer

A babysitter receives a strange text from an unknown number. Director’s Statement The idea here was to try and build a level of suspense without any character development or traditional dialogue. While these elements are typically crucial, I also believe that the genre of Horror challenges their importance to a[…]

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Dark Wake // Featured Short Film

Dark Wake

A lonely recluse lives a recurring nightmare – he is trapped in a cycle where large demonic creatures devour him over and over again. In the wake of Halloween and a the revival of some awesome monster movies and shows, Abdul Ali brings us a terrifying nightmare from a lonely[…]

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Emma // Daily Short Picks

Emma

A woman discovers a playful ghost residing in her new apartment. Soon she realizes that there may be more to this spirit than fun and games. Director’s Statement We originally filmed this short to submit to David F. Sandberg’s #MyAnnabelleCreation horror competition. However, our lead actress (Chelsea) got sick toward[…]

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The One Time Thing // Daily Short Picks

The One Time Thing

A good samaritan unknowingly hooks up with a girl dating a boxer, but things get tense when he comes home early from training. This blend of of suspense and comedy boasts strong performances from up and coming actors including Emily Hooper who was recently cast in the TV pilot, “Boys[…]

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The Illustrator || Featured Short Film

The Illustrator

An Illustrator (Frank) discovers that his drawings are coming to life. These manifestations of Frank’s imagination lead him through a dark path down memory lane. Imagination can be a real powerful thing. In The Illustrator Director Quentin Ransohoff uses suspense with a touch of science fiction to explore the depth[…]

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Jessica // Daily Short Picks

Jessica

A man drives through the English countryside

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Hiding In The Spotlight || Daily Short Picks

Hiding in the Spotlight

A detective who can’t let a case go, reopens a “closed” case only to find interesting results. made for the Chicago 48 Hour Film Project

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Dawn of the Deaf || Daily Short Picks

Dawn of the Deaf

When a strange sound wipes out the hearing population, a small group of Deaf people must band together to survive. Dawn of The Deaf may sound like another addition to the typical zombie parody films, but we need to thank Robert Savage and his team for completely rewriting the genre[…]

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Whiskey Sour // Featured Short Film

Whiskey Sour

A career hitman is cosmically outmatched by his next target as he is unknowingly sent to kill the DEVIL. A hitman meeting quickly plunges into a battle between good and evil, light and dark, and the gray in between. Director Eli Stern brings us a rather elaborate and outside thinking[…]

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