Dear Leina // Crowdfunding Picks

Dear Leina

Dear Leina , is a short film musical about re-discovering your passion after it’s been lost for a long time. After an argument with her older sister, a 12-year-old girl decides to write a letter to her future self, describing what she wishes her life to be like when she[…]

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Heavenly // Crowdfunding Pick

Heavenly

Crystal, a former ballet dancer, returns home after being sex-trafficked and struggles to shake the physical and psychological trauma she endured while “in the life”. We’ve seen the film about the young girl trafficked in from overseas and sold for sex, but we’ve not really dealt with the girl next[…]

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Elusive || Daily Short Picks

Elusive

I don’t know when love became elusive. A film by Drew McCrary, based on the poem “The Unbearable Weight of Staying” by Warsaw Shire.

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Fouetté || Short Film Trailer

Fouetté

A ballerina facing burnout escapes to the world of exotic dancing and gets caught in a dangerous love triangle.

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Deloras

A professional ballerina reflects on how she ended up as a can-can dancer…

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There Are No Strangers Here

Through ballet dance ‘There Are No Strangers Here’ depicts Sophia’s beautiful, yet, challenging and adventurous journey to becoming the young woman she wants to be.

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Leviathan Ages | Featured Short Film

Leviathan Ages

Bound in ancient celestial ballet, nine dead Kings arise to claim a fallen Emperor. We find a strange Emperor character perched on his haunches, reminiscent of a proud samurai general in battle. He resurrects stone effigies of nine predecessors. They bring on the destruction of his era, and the Emperor[…]

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The Death of an Insect

Erään hyönteisen tuho In a lifeless urban landscape where time itself has stopped its crawl, a mad ballet is commencing and a newly hatched butterfly is about to die. This tragic story was constructed using dead insects gathered from forgotten attics and tool sheds, between window panels and cobwebs. It[…]

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Danse Macabre | Films de chez nous

Danse Macabre

For a period of time, while we believe it to be perfectly still, lifeless flesh responds, stirs and contorts in a final macabre ballet.

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