Weekly Featured Shorts

Child's Play || Featured Short Film

Nothing has value unless we grant it, and value does not mean anything unless we give it a meaning. Welcome to a visual ballet of money, greed and violence playing through your favourite childhood toys. Director Murat Kılıç just wanted us to see the world through his eyes, and this[…]

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Tout devient possible || Featured Short Film

In one short night, a young spin doctor has to write a speech before the campaign rally of a mysterious candidate. After a heated election campaign in France, “Tout devient possible” (Time to believe) is a short film by Remi Besse about a young spin doctor has to write a[…]

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At The End of The Cul-De-Sac || Featured Short Film

In one continuous shot, a man has a public meltdown in the middle of a residential cul-de-sac. What unfolds is a constantly shifting scenario in which community’s cultish public shaming is taken to extreme heights. From the conceptualized mind of Paul Trillo, we get a quasi-impossible – one continuous shot[…]

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This Always Happens || Featured Short Film

A couple on a first date argues about astrology. This Always Happens is quite a particular film by Alexander Christenson which spawns an astrological debate through the mundane acts of a first date. Things get a little feisty as egoistic personal opinions get in the way. Like many artists, Alexander[…]

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Spin Dreams || Featured Short Film

Moving portrait of a competitive pole dancer. While Francesco continuously keeps impressing us with his stylish film – see previous features ‘I Killer’(Top 10 2013), ‘The Shift’ and ‘Lovely Monster’ – he moves towards a visual documenting portrait in Spin Dreams. The story takes on a dramatic storytelling approach which[…]

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Susie Sunshine || Featured Short Film

In an alternate world, Martin Energy dominates the energy market by harnessing women’s emotional intelligence and strength to generate resources. When one of their “Sunshine Makers” accidentally creates electricity, the balances of this imposed order start to unravel. Susie Sunshine seems like a condensed episode taken right out of the[…]

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Lost Face || Featured Short Film

​Adapted from the Jack London story: A fur thief must think fast to escape the terrible, protracted death that awaits him at the hands of the native tribe he had helped enslave. Lost Face takes us in a time and place not often seen nor explores in short films, which[…]

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Hurricane || Featured Short Film

A dark comedy about couple’s encounter with a suspected communist during the height of the Cold War in the mid-1950s. Set in the 50’s during the Cold War, Hurricane is a dark comedy by Christiano Dias who brings a different dimension and certainly an uncoveted view of the era’s fears[…]

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A Film by Vera Vaughn || Featured Short Film

Filmmaker Vera Vaughn’s world takes a frightening turn toward the surreal as life threatens to imitate art — or is it the other way around? Created as a proof of concept, ‘A Film by Vera Vaughn’ is a twisted suspense thriller that takes place in a confined environment with limited[…]

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Check Please || Featured Short Film

In a fancy restaurant, Ben plans to propose to his long time girlfriend, Laura, only to find out that his ring was mistakenly sent to the wrong table. We’ve all heard about or seen films about proposals going wrong, in Daniel Sorochkin’s dinner proposal story we focus on the often[…]

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