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Imagine an empty worrying Paris. Imagine that human action is more harmful to our fragile planet. Hypocentre started out as a technical exercise for french couple Claire & Max, but then decided to turn the exercise into a film and have the focus on the environmental side. Specialists in travel[…]

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“Lovely Monster” tells the true story of Sophia, a young woman dealing with a rare and very dangerous condition. Watch Francesco Calabrese’s new killing short film, I Killer, now featured on Film Shortage – A must see!

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This playful documentary short opens with the dictionary definition of its title: “Wicked (adj.) – A slang that means ‘very,’ ‘really’ or ‘great.’ Used in sentences like ‘That girl is wicked hot,’ ‘That pizza’s wicked awesome,’ or ‘This documentary film about beatbox is wicked cool.’” Over the course of this[…]

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A documentary made in five days for the International Documentary Challenge 2013 by Lockerpartners, Emily Swank and Mary Grace, and in collaboration with itchy-O. It recently premiered at Hot Docs in Toronto, Canada. A throbbing 32-piece band of masked chaos invites you to dissolve the performer/audience divide and melt into[…]

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“This is the tale of the letter named I, A lonely author who lived life with a sigh…” In Missing U, we follow along with the character I as she journeys to find her lost U. As she travels through increasingly unfamiliar territory, I is forced to face her fears[…]

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One evening, a traveler knocked upon the door of three brothers. Asking for a place to stay, as he has nowhere else to go, he offers them his magic talisman for payment in exchange for room and board to come in out of the pouring rain. What the brothers learn[…]

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A perfect Sunday film that will encourage you to explore life. New Era is about a young girl who fears if she doesn’t leave her comfort zone and experience life, she will regret it forever. newerashortfilm.com facebook.com/NewEraShortFilm twitter.com/newerashortfilm

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On a mysterious alien planet, a powerful treasure is dutifully protected by a ferocious creature. The Guardians Tale begins upon the arrival of the most unexpected of guests – who soon casts doubt on all that the beast holds dear. theguardianstale.com facebook.com/TheGuardiansTale twitter.com/GuardiansTale

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