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Death Loves Life || Daily Short Picks

Young and beautiful, Life is enthralled with the world around her. Death is enamored by Life’s innocence and vivacity, but his attempts to connect with her are fleeting. Despite Death’s awkward and destructive path, Life recovers from each loss with graceful fortitude. In Death’s gloom, a passionate love for Life[…]

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Chalk || Daily Short Picks

This 3 minute film follows a young girl. She pictures what it’d be like to be a ballerina using her imagination. The film is narrated by JK Rowling discussing the power of imagination. It gives us joy, excitement, and empathy into others circumstances. Make sure you watch till the end.

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The Ravine || Daily Short Picks

When two teenage girls find themselves in a peculiar circumstance, they face the enchantment and danger of the isolated canyon they call home. Isabel (Annabel Graham) and Lola (Augie Duke) have been best friends since childhood. It’s the summer between their senior year of high school and their freshman year[…]

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True Love Waits || Daily Short Picks

A poignant tale of loss and loneliness. This dance film features world-renowned Batsheva dancer-choreographer Bobbi Jene Smith in a hypnotic performance to Radiohead’s “True Love Waits”. Director’s Statement I originally wrote a script about a girl returning to her childhood home and reliving painful memories, but when we found this[…]

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Orphyr || Daily Short Picks

And if nature gave you a little boost ? When he left his village’s bistro, Orphyr, a humble and naive peasant, has a strange encounter that will change his life.

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Nursed Back || Daily Short Picks

Nursed Back is a narrative, dance film that explores how we deal with grief in unconventional ways. The film centres on a nurse as she realises the loss of a patient. The nurse begins to dance, which acts as a cathartic release of her emotion. Unconventional and harrowing – this[…]

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Cured || Daily Short Picks

After being quarantined, Amy’s return home creates tension within her family. Can the once infected ever return to the life they’ve led before?

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What If Wendy || Daily Short Picks

WHAT IF WENDY takes place in a near future in which genetic engineering is the norm for couples looking to have a child. DR. MARA STEVENS, a case manager for a genetic engineering firm, leads an isolated, meticulous existence consumed by work and little else. But as her deceased daughter’s[…]

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