Short Picks

#Lingo // Daily Short Pick

To overcome loneliness and contempt of others, Lingo connects to social networks to get some companionship. Briefly he’ll realize that online friends, likes and selfies do not bring happiness.

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Ecstasy // Daily Short Picks

He would do anything to be touched by his former lover once more. Ecstasy is an arthouse drama that explores and challenges the relationship between love and violence.

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Xeno // Daily Short Picks

Two people walking in the street lit by the neon lights of the restaurants and shops, bump into each other. Time stands still, an immediately powerful connection is shared between them. Strangers deeply in love shared only in a stare so piercing there is no need for words. In this[…]

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Killer Charm // Daily Short Picks

Snow White. Cinderella. Princess Aurora. They all married Prince Charming. So what did he do with the bodies? Law and Order meets Enchanted in this spoof of fairy tale love. Director’s Statement As a dad with a young daughter, it’s hard to avoid Princess-mania, and when my daughter asked how[…]

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Protector // Daily Short Picks

It is a medieval world. A military head of an elite group of warriors and an Heir in-line for ruling an empire have been exiled from their Kingdom. Together they face tremendous danger from powerful bounty hunters. Director’s Statement Protector was written in July 2016 as a pilot with a[…]

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The Widow // Daily Short Picks

A widow in waiting, Elaine is no longer able to look after her mentally ill husband. The film is an exploration of guilt, obligation and the weight of caring for someone despite one’s own fragility.

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Reset // Daily Short Picks

When life doesn’t go the way you planned, it might be time to consider a reset. Matt and Amy have the kids from hell, perhaps it’s time to start over. In this comedy, Matt has to convince his wife their life would be better without kids, and they should consider[…]

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Total Loss // Daily Short Picks

Calling out into the dark, unknowable afterworld, two desperate grieving parents seek closure on their missing, presumed dead, daughter – through the powers of a medium. With alarming accuracy, our mysterious psychic is able to pluck shockingly intimate details seemingly from the aether, drawing Rebecca (Hannah Arterton) deep under her[…]

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