Weekly Featured Shorts

Fifty Minutes // Featured Short Film

A successful therapist must negotiate for his life when a vexed patient draws a pistol A film focused on communication and perhaps missed interpretations, Paul Schneider’s Fifty Minutes is a tense drama letting viewers unthread the conclusion on their own. Revolving around a desperate man (DJ Qualls) looking for answers[…]

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Good Business || Featured Short Film

Humanity makes a deal with a new client. We always urge for originality while searching for our next featured short, and sometimes that originality just creeps up from a mix-mash from various films, ideas and settings, and other times it just comes from an old comic book. Ray Sullivan was[…]

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No One Is Safe From Son of Sam || Featured Short Film

Experience the fear and paranoia of New York City during the Summer of 1977. This short documentary explores the legacy of the Son of Sam case using original footage not seen since it aired and interviews with PIX11 journalists. While still being a familiar case, the passing decades has certainly[…]

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Seam || Featured Short Film

In the not-too-distant future, a tenuous peace between humans and remarkably humanlike “machines” is tested when synthetics begin spontaneously exploding. The war between humans and machines is now a familiar fiction story seen through numerous films in an increasing fashion over the last three decades – with each passing year[…]

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Dawn of the Deaf || Daily Short Picks

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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Winston || Featured Short Film

A psychological tale about a man (Winston) falling into his own hell, by his own means. We often get the impression that animation films are only directed toward children, but every so often a visionary artist likes to prove us otherwise. Like we’ve seen in the past with shorts such[…]

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Whiskey Sour // Featured Short Film

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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Early Departure || Featured Short Film

A group of travelers’ fateful encounter while stuck in a bus station overnight. Sometimes not much narrative is needed to tell a solid and engaging story. In Mason W Dixon’s ‘Early Departure’, a simple location is the core of the storyline, where the environment almost takes on a character of[…]

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Twenty Forty Three || Featured Short Film

A dystopian love story set in a world where a virus deems physical contact impossible. Thirty years after a devastating disease has consumed humankind, Jack and the last of humanity live under the ultimate truce: to never touch again. Working as a disposal officer, Jack sees the last terror of[…]

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