A Cycle // Short Film Trailer

A Cycle

This bilingual short drama follows two German female artists stuck in a dysfunctional relationship. They escape to NYC committing to yet another ‘fresh start’ in hopes of saving both their relationship and their failing film project, only to find themselves right back to where they started from.

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The Question // Daily Short Picks

The Question

Encounter of two people who seem to share an interest in an artist who committed suicide.

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Pianoid // Daily Short Picks


‘Pianoid’ is about a talented, but narcissistic e-pianist who is craving for appreciation and gets driven insane by the sudden fame of his pet rabbit.

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Cover // Crowdfunding Campaign We Dig


A wig-wearing pianist and sculptor cross paths in a string of chance encounters until they confront each other head-on, in disguise. A mysterious girl who wears different wigs falls out with her closest peers. In a string of chance encounters, she runs into F. Hemming, a sculptor struggling with creative[…]

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Branded Content // Daily Short Picks

Branded Content

A day with Kris Thoro, photographer and branded content artist, as he works with his latest “subject”.

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See / Saw || Daily Short Picks

See / Saw

Chock full of outraged aliens, wild dogs, Instagram malaise, and the private pursuits of the artist, See / Saw explores the relationship between image, text, and sound. Animators Case Jernigan and Erik Winkowski trade short stories, stringing together a flurry of imagery and messages. The two artists craft animation from[…]

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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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Triplet || Daily Short Picks


A stylized, dialogue-driven piece highlighting the strife of an artist. We watch a young dancer face her fears and self-doubt in an audition, facing the judgement of a mentor she no longer respects but must submit to.

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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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