Grind // Daily Short Picks

GRIND

This format-bending profile of Robert Wilmote reveals the story of a Liberian refugee forced to flee the most drastic and terrible circumstances imaginable. Having narrowly escaped the ravages of war in Africa, Robert’s struggles continue in the U.S. when he succumbs to the gangster lifestyle, only to become a convicted[…]

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Mobile Africa // Crowdfunding Picks We Dig

Mobile Africa: The Story of a Tech Revolution

Mobile Africa is a film project documenting the extraordinary rise of mobile technology across Africa and its impact on the continent’s new generation of tech entrepreneurs. Mobile Africa is a film project documenting the extraordinary rise of mobile technology across Africa and its impact on the continent’s new generation of[…]

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Dada (Sister) // Daily Short Picks

DADA (Sister)

A narrative fiction about a young western reporter that is captured in Kenya and thrown into a shanty used for prostitution. She has to face the same circumstances female prostitutes in Kenya have to deal with on a daily basis. Day after day, they end up relying on each other[…]

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Cat Face || Short Film Trailer

Cat Face

An unassuming vigilante born through supernatural means decides to take revenge on a violent cult of internet serial killers.

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Born in Battle | Short Film Trailer on Film Shortage

Born In Battle

Born in Battle tells the story of Oneka, a former child soldier who has escaped the clutches of his rebel masters. In order to survive his past, he escapes into his own fantasy, a world far away from his nightmarish present.

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Daily Short Picks | Orisha's Journey

Orisha’s Journey

Rooted in African myth, “Orisha’s Journey” is a fantasy tale of a girl’s journey through the spirit world who must learn about the importance of remembering one’s roots. abdulndadi.tumblr.com imdb.com/name/nm6853630 filmandanimation.sva.edu/alumni-blog-adbul-ndadi

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Uma Thurman

Get a Chance to Direct Uma Thurman In Your Own Short Film

Young up-and-coming filmmakers always dream of being able to have access to a big movie star for their short film, and for the third straight year, Kevin Spacey and his production company Trigger Street Productions in association with Jameson Whiskey will bring this unique opportunity to three lucky filmmakers. Are[…]

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