Charlie Cloudhead || Daily Short Picks

Charlie Cloudhead

Charlie bottles up his problems into a cloud that floats above his head. A tense birthday diner with his wife forces him to confront his issues, with spectacular results. Starring Paul Higgins (Utopia, Thick of It) and Daisy Haggard (Episodes, Black Mirror)

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Eye For An Eye || Featured Short Film

Eye For An Eye

Once the party is over, Lilah and Echo decide to visit their once best friend, Claire, who just celebrated her birthday with her new boyfriend, Julian, to hand over a little present. Eye for an Eye is one of the 10 editorial fashion films commissioned by Vogue Italia and Fashion[…]

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Young Empires - Mercy || Daily Short Picks

Young Empires – Mercy

Crossed-wires, missed signals, miscommunications and disappointments. A shitty birthday, a butter cream cake and a dime-store cowboy seven seconds short of an eight second ride. Self-conceptions or self-deceptions. What goes on when the house lights go down? Is it pity, mercy, peace or just blind groping? And these two—the other[…]

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The Blood in our Veins || Daily Short Picks

The Blood in Our Veins

When Daniel Royas decides to take his ill mother, Alejandra, to be seen at a local clinic on his birthday, little do they know the terrible news that lies ahead. After being told that Alejandra has been diagnosed with cancer, Daniel must confront the realities of the situation; how to[…]

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Birthday Boy

A young man (Brendan Meyer), steals a car but is unprepared for what he finds in the backseat. Academy Award Nominated Filmmaker Jean-Marc Vallée brings short film Birthday Boy to Festivals In 2016. In addition to directing the HBO limited series Big Little Lies, staring Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman,[…]

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Daily Short Picks | Unkraut

Unkraut

A lonely man meets a new friend on his birthday, together they will change the course of history.

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Cenizo / Ashen

Ash made a very important promise to his wife: To protect the house from any threat. Ema is about to celebrate her eighth birthday but her father has asked her to take an old comic book and wait in the junk room. What is he up to? Is it a[…]

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Dr. Schiwago Ist Tot

Cristian, Olaf, Ulrich, Lothar and Dr. Schiwago, the goldfish. These companions living aboard a submarine for 26 years, old men by now. They made themselfes comfortable: the interior of the submarine looks like a students-flat from the 1970s: There is a small garden, a hammock, colorful carpets, movie-nights and rock[…]

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Here Is Now | Crowdfunding Pick We Dig

Here Is Now

HERE IS NOW is a story is about a couple, Jessica and Michael who have been married for 14 years. It is Jessica’s 42nd birthday and Michael has thrown her a surprise birthday party. Whilst immersed in the day of celebration, Jessica is confronted with the state of her marriage,[…]

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