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[…]
“We Aren’t Strangers” is a visual and abstract exploration of insecurity, loneliness, and the anxieties that come with technology in today’s era. How it can affect ourselves, our connections with each other, and our connection with the natural world.
A mix of real accounts with a semi-autobiographical short story by DF Wallace, which visualises mental discomfort as living on a different planet to Earth Fragments of May reaches a different level of subconsciousness, where director Maria Pia masterfully illustrates the mental discomforts that people with anxiety will go through.[…]
Following behind the back of a paranoid, neurotic man named Terry as he wanders through the streets of Manhattan. Past memories and his irrational inner thoughts soon plague his every move. By channeling a form of mental time travel, he attempts to overcome these past anxieties. Shot with the Olympus[…]
Fiercely fighting the illusions of his anxiety, James must finally conquer his fears and combat the question that punctures his every thought. Starring the BAFTA award-winning Georgina Campbell, & introducing Phil Aizlewood as James.
In the aftermath of a deadly haunting in a small suburban home, a sinister omnipresent entity proceeds to cause havoc in the private lives of a young boy, an unsuspecting teen, and an absent minded inspector. This surreal mood-setting film is a clever workpiece from Montreal filmmaker Santiago Menghini, where[…]
A lonely and disturbed man wants nothing more than to fit in and find a partner but his self-loathing and violent tendencies prevent that from becoming a reality. Ok this one’s a little creepy, disturbing and whatever else you want to call it. But despite its outrageous and uncomfortable nature,[…]
“No, thank you.” is about Andy, a guy who has a phobia of food. His anxiety, disgust, and loneliness are explored in humorous and weird ways, as he tries to get over his fears with the help of Robin, a cupcake baker. Watch the film
When naïve young model Alessa is offered her big break, her world rapidly unravels as a dependence on illegal diet pills and her obsession with fellow model Carilee bring crippling anxiety and paranoia. mannequinsfilm.co.uk facebook.com/mannequinsfilm twitter.com/mannequinsfilm