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Remora // Daily Short Picks

Behind the faded grandeur of a seaside resort, the vulnerable and poor become prey for local predators. Whilst working for a petty loan shark, Leighton is unwittingly chaperoned for the day by his older brother Cass, a gentle man with learning difficulties. Tasked with minding Cheryl, a debtor, Leighton leads[…]

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Addy // Daily Short Picks

Isolated in an impoverished environment, Addy experiences the death of a family pet – only for her grievance to be met by an unsympathetic father, who tells her to ‘man up’.

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Bats & Jokes // Daily Short Picks

Who is the Joker? He once said he’d prefer his origin story to be multiple choice. Ladies & gents, this is the scariest possible choice. The Director’s Statement This non-profit Batman fan film was made possible by the passion of an incredibly talented group of people from Film industry veterans[…]

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Belle and Bamber // Daily Short Picks

Belle and Bamber are inseparable friends. She, a 10 year old girl with a thirst for adventure; he, an imaginary blue monster. They while away their youth exploring and getting into mischief, however, when Belle’s Mother tires of Bamber’s influence, she pressures her to grow up and forget him. Unfortunately,[…]

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Outsider / Daily Short Picks

Supari Studios in Association with Mai Family Services, recently released an animated PSA film ‘Outsider’ which addresses the issue of domestic violence and abuse. The script, a spoken word poem, captures the turmoils of a young South Asian woman who faces abuse once she relocates to America. The film uses[…]

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Kopfsache // Daily Short Picks

Mateo has gone through some serious changes. A house is growing on his head. His girlfriend Mia doesn’t like that at all. She doesn’t understand what’s going on inside. For him, it seems totally normal. But Mia hasn’t seen anything like this before. Like in every relationship, communication is key.[…]

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I'll Be Back Again // Daily Short Picks

After discovering her boyfriend kissing another girl, Jean goes through some changes… in more ways than one. “I’ll Be Back Again” is a hybrid short-film/music video for the synth-pop band Nite. The film blends the cheeky, vibrant world of a John Hughes 1980’s with a fantastical superhero origin story.

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Nero // Daily Short Picks

When the Man discovers a chest with exquisite creatures peacefully sleeping inside it, his fascination begins to mix with the eternal desire for power lust and obsessive control.

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Murmur // Daily Short Picks

A young woman makes a dawn escape from a commune she has grown to distrust. Director’s statement Murmur: a film about a young woman who makes a dawn escape from a commune she has grown to distrust. It explores how we perceive events differently based on our past experiences –[…]

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Agua Donkeys // Daily Short Picks

MP and Jer are a couple of career pool cleaners who only care about two things in life: The perfect tan and the perfect girl. The only thing standing between them and the perfect tan is their boss at Agua Donkeys, Rod Caldera. There is a uniform at Agua Donkeys[…]

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