Suspense

Encore // Daily Short Picks

Encore

It’s the 1950’s in London’s premiere entertainment district, the west end. The vibe is high but London is only just getting back on its feet after the devastation of the World War 2 blitz. Frank, the Nightguard, diligently watches over the theatre in the small hours, burning the midnight oil[…]

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Best Fiends // Daily Short Picks

Best Friends

Childhood best friends Ferry and Robert, now office colleagues, are confronted with an unsual change when Robert is starting to look pale and experiences a sudden crave for human flesh. Even worse: he has just uncontrollably bitten a colleague. Is their lifelong friendship capable of surviving such a drastic change[…]

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We Are Not Lovers // Daily Short Picks

We Are Not Lovers

A couple heads out on the open road to fix their rocky relationship. Director’s Statement “We Are Not Lovers” is a vision of the inner workings of an abusive relationship, romantic or otherwise. I wanted to capture the way it feels to be powerless and powerful all at once, the[…]

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Evil's Evil Cousin // Daily Short Picks

Evil’s Evil Cousin

Pastor Bob is struggling with his faith in God, so the good lord decides to take things into his own hands by testing his tumultuous servants loyalty via a Nokia 3310. Donut fuelled flatulence, creepy sing songs and unnecessary food fight follow; whipping the unwilling congregation into an uncanny frenzy[…]

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The Ball // Daily Short Picks

The Ball

Pearlie eagerly awaits for her new boyfriend to pick her up and go to the famous town ball, a tradition in Middleton. However, as she gets ready, Pearlie begins to suspect that a sinister force is trying to stop her departure. Director’s Statement The Ball follows a teen girl named[…]

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A Tricky Treat // Daily Short Picks

A Tricky Treat

A man is kidnapped by a very strange family, and his fate is held in the hands of two kids. ‘A Tricky Treat’ presents a shocking tale of the unexpected with a twist.

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Say Cheese // Daily Short Picks

Say Cheese

Jessa finds pictures of herself, on her phone, taken while she was asleep. The mystery surrounding these pictures unravels as she confronts her boyfriend. Director’s Statement For Say Cheese, I wanted to challenge myself on keeping the audience’s attention, maintaining the suspense, but revealing only very little and slowly. I[…]

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Rakka // Featured Short Film

Rakka

A tale of a dystopian future where an unknown alien group have colonised the earth and humans struggle to fight back. We do things backwards and thought it would be a great time to feature Neill Blomkamp’s first of three independent shorts from Oats Studios – We’ve already featured Zygote[…]

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Exsanguinata // Short Film Trailer

EXSANGUINATA

EXSANGUINATA, the new film from SABBATH ASSEMBLY and director GRETCHEN HEINEL, asks: Wherefore the quest for eternal life? To what lengths would any of us go to stave off the inexorable rite of aging, sickness, and finally… death. The story reveals a noblewoman and her devotees perpetuating their power by[…]

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Laundry Night // Daily Short Picks

Laundry Night

This year Halloween night is also laundry night for Patrick. Can he survive what’s lurking in his own creepy basement? Probably.

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