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An award winning short documentary, ‘Home’ follows a house as it journeys through some of the most spectacular and challenging landscapes in the South Island of New Zealand. It’s about what makes a house a home. It has no dialogue – an unassuming house is the main character. We often[…]

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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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Angels and Ghosts | Daily Short Picks

Angels and Ghosts

Based on a true story, award-winning short Angels and Ghosts tells the emotive tale of Amber, a young woman on a quest to find her brothers who have disappeared. Combining documentary style storytelling with animated drama Angels and Ghosts deftly explores the potent themes of mental health and family bonds,[…]

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Point Mugu | Short Film Trailer

Point Mugu

Point Mugu is a short suspense eco-thriller directed by regional Emmy award winner Francis Dreis. Renowned Scream actor, Skeet Ulrich, brings his talent and story telling experience on and off screen, as an actor/producer. Written and produced by the two lead actresses Amelia Jackson-Gray and Erin Ross. Point Mugu is[…]

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2014 Short Film Oscar Nominees

2014 Short Film Oscar Nominations

With the Oscars looming around the corner, The Academy has announced this year’s nominees. While everyone has their eyes on The Best Picture nominees (American Hustle, Nebraska, Captain Philips, Philomena, Dallas Buyers Club, 12 Years a Slave, Gravity, The Wolf of Wall Street & Her), we will have a quick[…]

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Oh Willy | Short Film Trailer

Oh Willy…

Forced to return to his naturist roots, Willy bungles his way into noble savagery. An award winning animated short by Emma De Swaef and Marc James Roels. Co-produced by Beast Animation / Vivement Lundi! / Polaris Film Productions / il Luster Films Read the Oh Willy… case study on nsi-canada.com[…]

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The Weekend Shortlist: Without You

The Weekend Shortlist: A Touching New Year

The weekend is back, and for the one’s that went back at work this week, it probably felt like the longest 3 days ever! Let’s start this first new year weekend with a touch of love. Both shorts show how two individuals, both struggling and very lonely in completely different[…]

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Broken Cycle - Featured on Film Shortage

Broken Cycle

After being chased by two bullies who destroyed his bike, Ahmad searches for safety and acceptance with the neighborhood thugs who came to his rescue.

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(Notes On) Biology

A student gets bored in biology class, after a few scribbles his notebook gets taken over by a robot elephant.

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