Protectress || Daily Short Picks

Protectress

During battle, a healer duels with her mortal enemy in an unsettling form, facing an impossible choice that will forever forge her destiny as a warrior. Director’s Statement There is so much talk lately about feminine strength and strong female characters in movies. That is what originally attracted me to[…]

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Whiskey Sour // Featured Short Film

Whiskey Sour

A career hitman is cosmically outmatched by his next target as he is unknowingly sent to kill the DEVIL. A hitman meeting quickly plunges into a battle between good and evil, light and dark, and the gray in between. Director Eli Stern brings us a rather elaborate and outside thinking[…]

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Life || Daily Short Picks

Life

Life is a battle of choices and roads to be taken. We choose our own paths, we mark our own map. Once choices have been made, actions play out. Consequences are delivered. And in the end, we live with those consequences. But, the real struggle is making the choice to[…]

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Protectress || Daily Short Picks

Protectress

During battle, a healer duels with her mortal enemy in an unsettling form, facing an impossible choice that will forever forge her destiny as a warrior.

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Birthday || Featured Short Film

Birthday

When a young military wife gets news that her Marine husband has been severely wounded in combat, she discovers that their life ahead is going to be an overwhelming – yet amazing – journey. We receive many emotionally driven films that hit a soft spot in our hearts, but it’s[…]

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Jakku: First Wave - Star Wars Fan film || Daily Short Picks

Jakku: First Wave

“Jakku: First Wave” is a Star Wars fan film centered around three Imperial Stormtroopers right before the battle of Jakku.

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Bartleby || Short Film Trailer

Bartleby

An unassuming Wall Street lawyer finds himself beset by a new employee, Bartleby, who refuses to work–in an ongoing act of passive refusal, he simply ‘prefers not to.’ A quiet, dogged battle of the wills ensues in this stop-motion reimagining of a Melville classic.

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Cadenza || Daily Short Picks

Cadenza

Two WWII soldiers share a brief respire while fleeing battle.

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Ceramic Tango || Featured Short Film

Ceramic Tango

A modern day cautionary tale that incites viewers to pause and think about the fragility of life. Ceramic Tango will give you a deep sense of what rock bottom can feel like. The dark tale depicts a young man’s struggle with a deadly virus, in the most particular ways. As[…]

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Running on Empty | Daily Short Picks

Running on Empty

An experimental drama about a man battling his inner demons as he drives endlessly through the night.

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