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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Methods || Daily Short Picks

Methods

When a young acting student struggles with her professor’s method of choice, she turns to her talented classmate and his unorthodox approach to acting. At some point in our lives, we all end up in the uncomfortable situation of being asked to follow a leader we may not entirely agree[…]

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Weighting | starring Brie Larson

Weighting | A Short Film by Brie Larson & Dustin Bowser

Many Academy winners start in short films. Here’s Brie Larson in the brilliant short she co-directed with Dustin Bowser ‘Weighting’. She wants to go. He wants her to stay. Neither gets quite what they want. Starring Brie Larson and Satya Bhabha.

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Get a chance to direct Maggie Gyllenhaal in your next short film

Cast Maggie Gyllenhaal in Your Next Short Film

The Jameson First Shot is looking for 3 new directors to shoot with Maggie Gyllenhaal for their 2016 edition, a once in a lifetime opportunity The Jameson First Shot is the brain child of Kevin Spacey & Trigger Street Productions (House of Cards, The Social Network) to create a platform[…]

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Roller Coaster

A comedy short film about a young actress that runs head-on into “Murphy’s law” while on the way to a potentially career-making audition. Support the Indiegogo Campaign rollercoastershortfilm.com facebook.com/pages/Roller-Coaster imdb.com/title/tt4837040/

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Mail Order | Films de chez nous

Mail Order | Online Premiere

A lonely man ‘purchases’ a love doll online, coming in the form of a dedicated actress, in order to fulfill his depraved and dominant fantasies but finds himself wanting more than total control; companionship. A twisted love story with elements of romance/fantasy/dark comedy and sci-fi. facebook.com/outlandviewproductions

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White | Featured Short Film

White

A struggling Hollywood actress has a sideline, working through the night to support her dream. ‘White’ is simply pure! The type of film that will lure you in with its unidealistic charming characters and the guilty pleasure of being a backseat snooping passenger. The film starts with nothing, but as[…]

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Cockatoo | Featured Short Film

Cockatoo

A man with a broken heart tries to relive his failed relationship by hiring a young actress to play his ex-girlfriend. If only she could get the accent right … Cockatoo is a clever short film with a sincere balance laughter and drama. The film is about Michael, a lonely[…]

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The Assistant | Daily Short Picks

The Assistant

A disgruntled photographer’s assistant pretends to be his boss when a young actress arrives early for her photo shoot. davehillphoto.com facebook.com/DaveHillPhoto instagram.com/davehillphoto

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