Vocal // Daily Short Pick

Vocal

After receiving his first call back, Wyatt Wilmington, an aspiring actor, is diagnosed with a rare disease known as A.D.R. The disease’s symptoms: out-of-sync speech and someone else’s voice. With time ticking before his big audition, Wyatt must find the cure and regain his original voice.

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Help! I'm Trapped in a Movie || Daily Short Picks

Help! I’m Trapped In A Movie

“Help! I’m Trapped In A Movie” follows the story of a man who wakes up to find himself the star of a Hollywood blockbuster, but his dream soon becomes a nightmare when he discovers he can’t control the plot… From the mind of first-time writer, director, producer, and star Riley[…]

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Life of Bri' n Chris || Daily Short Picks

Life of Bri’ n Chris

Life of Bri’ n Chris is the story of Bri’, a Scottish Common Lizard, and Chris, a hapless Australian Chameleon. Bri’ and Chris share a flat in London, and Chris, a super positive out of work actor, has a bruised ego and just can’t bear being out done anymore. A[…]

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Between The Lines || Featured Short Film

Between The Lines

Two young actors, strangers, are thrown together in a casting before spending a fleeting summer rehearsing and learning to fall in love on stage. As they are gently guided by their director (cupid), their own feelings take over. Between the Lines was a project shot on 35mm, all on practical[…]

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Are You Willing? || Daily Short Picks

Are You Willing?

It’s about the struggle to follow your passion and the sacrifices we all make to do so.

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A Film by Vera Vaughn || Featured Short Film

A Film by Vera Vaughn

Filmmaker Vera Vaughn’s world takes a frightening turn toward the surreal as life threatens to imitate art — or is it the other way around? Created as a proof of concept, ‘A Film by Vera Vaughn’ is a twisted suspense thriller that takes place in a confined environment with limited[…]

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Acting In Short: Julian Casey - Modern Artist

Acting in Short: Julian Casey

You might remember Julian in ‘Death by Chocolate‘ by Dimitri Gochgarian, featured on Film Shortage back in 2015. Part of a new series called Modern Artists by Dimitri, episode 2 focuses on actor Julian Casey who tells us about the art of acting. Modern Artists – Episode 2: Julian Casey[…]

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The Mountain King || Featured Short Film

The Mountain King

In 1970s Northern California, a counterfeit artist helps his boss with a vanity film project, getting tangled up with a free-spirited actress and some unpredictable criminals in the process. Welcome to Northern California, 1970’s. The Mountain King is a character driven up beat film following a counterfeit artist who gets[…]

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Acting in Short: Kelby Keenan in 'Fragments of May'.

Acting in Short: Kelby Keenan

We all know acting can be a difficult and often under appreciated part of filmmaking, and this couldn’t be more true in short films. In Maria Pia Fanigliulo’s destructive psychological drama ‘Fragments of May’, actress Kelby Keenan had to embrace a particularly complex character with May, dealing with a range[…]

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Mise-En-Abyme || Featured Short Film

Mise-En-Abyme

A young, aspiring actor gets a callback for an upcoming feature film but in his determination to impress he fails to see how easily ambition can fall prey to manipulation. A film built on emotions and uneasy tensions, showcasing the nerves that takeover actors while waiting for auditions. But this[…]

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