Crass // Daily Short Picks


A young couple awkwardly try to have sex in a parked car.

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Hi-Glow Retro // Featured Short Film

Hi-Glow Retro

Tommy Ashby, a high school senior with severe social anxiety, decides to step out of his comfort zone to learn 70’s disco dancing. Hi-Glow Retro is an enormous ode to almost every teenage boy’s dream, but not without passing through the anxieties first. Directed by Alex Morsanutto and nicknaming this[…]

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( i am virgin ) || Daily Short Picks

( i am virgin )

Two awkward teenagers, set up by their parents to lose their virginity, come together and connect on their own terms.

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Ice Floe || Daily Short Picks

Ice Floe

Alya, a shy, awkward orphan, has trouble connecting with people. When she begins to bond with her music teacher, Alya’s intense desire for human connection pushes her over a very uncomfortable line.

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Thunder Road || Featured Short Film

Thunder Road

Officer Arnaud loved his Mom. Some films are just full of surprises. You can’t say there are many films out there that will make you cry a little, laugh a lot, and make you want to spend some time talking with those you love. Thunder Road is a masterpiece in[…]

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Online Premiere | Fuck Buddies

Fuck Buddies

Stripped to its core, FUCK BUDDIES is about two formerly platonic friends who don’t know how to deal with their new-found intimate relationship up against the sexual climate experienced by young people today. This is manifested as an otherworldly force possessing them to copulate. As their story of messy emotions[…]

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In a Relationship | Featured Short Film

In a Relationship

An exploration of the grey areas of contemporary dating and how much we keep from the people we’re closest to. ‘In A Relationship’ is a film that really hits home, something that many of us can relate to on several levels. Shot mockumentary style, this short follows two young couples[…]

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Films de chez nous | I'll Miss You Someday

I’ll Miss You Someday

Both Addison and Ellis could not be any less enthusiastic about their upcoming blind date, but to appease their eager friends, the two decide to give it a shot. It’s only dinner after all. But when the conversation turns to the past, Addison teaches Ellis that regrets aren’t meant to[…]

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Nobody Can Deny

Jill has feelings for a coworker who is being transferred to another city. She must fight past her introverted and at times awkward personality to profess her love before it is too late. Watch Ryan Robins’ featured short Ostinato on Film Shortage.

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