Weekly Featured Shorts

The Wolf and the Wayfarer || Featured Short Film

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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The Problemless Anonymous || Featured Short Film

What could go wrong in a world where being perfect is illegal? With the present being so unpredictable imagine what can happen in the future? Gary Roberts introduces us to a plethora of questions in his pensive and oddly sci-fi-ish short The Problemless Anonymous. What could go wrong in a[…]

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Hum || Featured Short Film

A solitary dish washing robot living out his life in the back room of a restaurant is enlightened to the world that exists beyond his four walls, with the help of a small friend he breaks free of confinement to pursue his dream of exploration. Box robots have become a[…]

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Black Swell || Featured Short Film

A man tries to kill himself in a motel room. As stories about suicide are a common theme among short films, director Jake Honig takes us on a rather unfamiliar path, with a brilliantly executed compact story. Blessed with the presence of a known and accomplished actor like Richard Kind[…]

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The Arrival || Featured Short Film

Anna contemplates a big decision while waiting for someone in a cafe. The movie was produced by Zen Design Studios and inspired by a documentary All About Mothers Inspired by a documentary exploring the relationship between mothers and their children (All About Mothers), and produced by Zen Design, Daniel Montanarini’s[…]

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The Cage || Featured Short Film

A young man’s survival on North Philly’s streets entangle him with violence, anger, and death. A film that depicts shear cinematic brilliance, created by Ricky Staub, founder of the critically-acclaimed Neighborhood Film Co. notoriously known for its commercial work, but also brought us the memorable narrative ‘Carved in Mayhem‘. Capturing[…]

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Big Dog || Featured Short Film

Upon re-entering society, a young man is given work in the harsh environment of a meat processing facility. As the full moon draws nearer, his self-control comes under ever greater strain faced with the mounting cruelty and indifference he sees around him. Jamie Gyngell and Jamie Whitby play deep with[…]

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