Dribble // Crowdfunding Pick

Dribble

Basketball’s Dribble Man Saves 150 Children From Abuse, Child Labour & Poverty. Crowdfunding Campaign hopes to provide the children with basic needs of socks, milk, nutrition & shoes. Gheja is a tiny village near Noida in North India. I lived in the affluent and influential area of Noida which is[…]

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Dawn of the Deaf || Daily Short Picks

Dawn of the Deaf

When a strange sound wipes out the hearing population, a small group of Deaf people must band together to survive. Dawn of The Deaf may sound like another addition to the typical zombie parody films, but we need to thank Robert Savage and his team for completely rewriting the genre[…]

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Terminal || Daily Short Picks

Terminal

A broken man, with a reliance on substance abuse, reflects on his atrocious act of violence taken against his spouse during their last heated argument.

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The Best of Intentions || Daily Short Picks

The Best of Intentions

A vengeful father suspects that his mentally disabled daughter has been the victim of sexual abuse and confronts the caregiver he believes to be guilty. A Swedish psychological thriller inspired by old Twilight Zone episodes.

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The Trap || Daily Short Picks

The Trap

The Trap is a fast-paced noir-thriller that guides audiences through Audrey (Jovanna Huguet-Burke) and Marvin (Josh Blacker)’s relationship—one that has reached a tipping point as a result of Marvin’s abuse and thirst for greed. Audrey has had enough and is ready to leave for good, but not until she teaches[…]

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None But Myself | Daily Short Picks

None But Myself

The prelude to an already written feature, the short film takes place before the events of the feature. A social outcast has lost her mother, her father is (sexually) abusing her and she is struggling with her sexual orientation. Her introverted nature makes her a target for bullies which only[…]

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Bruised | Short Trailer

Bruised

Amelia is a self-employed house cleaner who is struggling with mental instability due to an ongoing work injury. Her body is slowly breaking down. The line between reality and delusion becomes blurry as she descends into a spiral of self medication and alcohol abuse. With nowhere to go and no[…]

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Closure

Closure is a film about foster sisters Annabelle and Bene who seek closure on their sexually abusive childhood. facebook.com/ClosureTheShortFilm twitter.com/TheFilmClosure

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Fish Hook

Shot on location in NYC, Fish Hook is a look at the nebulous morality and internal conflict abuse spawns. Written after posing honest, direct, and dark questions: What would lead you to actual violence? To seek out and purposefully harm another human? At what tension is your line broken? Could[…]

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Crowdfunding Picks We Dig | From There to Here

From There to Here

From abuse, rejection and drug addiction to first love, a slip-and-slide and freedom. How do we get from there to here? From There to Here is a six minute short film, a non-linear narrative, told as a series of snapshots of people’s lives. Over time we see a pattern emerge.[…]

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