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!aouo !a!a wa // Documentary // Daily Short Picks

!aouo !a!a wa – meaning „The Stumbling Cheetah“ in traditional San Bushmen language – tells the origin story of the fastest animal on land and interweaves it with the difficult situation today, in which these big cats are considered a pest by many livestock farmers. Director’s Statement In 2017 I[…]

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Debbie Boon // Daily Short Picks

Debbie Boon is a contemporary artist whose work is characterized by an energy and vivacity which reflects the joie de vivre she feels when faced with a subject that captures her imagination. Working in partnership with Debbie and The Norfolk Wildlife Trust we told the story of what inspires her[…]

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Hermanos // Daily Short Picks

“Hermanos” is the story of Juan and Mateo, two childhood friends whose older brothers are leaders of rival Latino street gangs. It’s about the struggle to maintain a friendship while staying loyal to family in an unforgiving neighborhood.

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Mudfest // Daily Short Picks

Every year in June, a large crowd assembles on an otherwise unassuming farm in rural Wisconsin. A small meadow is filled with water and turned in to a giant mud pit for people to drive their custom-made tough trucks through. What started out twenty years ago with a small group[…]

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Bounty Hunt / Daily Short Picks

BOUNTY HUNT is a personal take on the more mature and grittier Star Wars universe. Inspired by Shadows of the Empire, this short fan film tells a story of a successful bounty hunt, and explores what an R-Rated Star Wars film might feel like. Director’s Statement BOUNTY HUNT is a[…]

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Make It Up // Daily Short Picks

Tara and Jo were just having a moment… Make It Up is a story about an event that doesn’t quite meet expectations. In the age of social media, the pressures to share a perfect moment can lead to disappointment when life events don’t seem to live up to other friends’[…]

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BOB // Daily Short Picks

A boxing fight between a man and a mannequin, a metaphor of life for forgotten people… Director’s Statement As a director you always want to tell a story a certain way, your way. It was the case for Lipstick my first short film and it is still true for BOB,[…]

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