Stye // Featured Short Film

Stye

A father and son’s attempt to reconnect over the course of a weekend visitation will send them further into a world of crime that will ultimately bring devastating consequences. BJ is a twelve year-old boy desperate to win the attention of his father. Tacco is the father desperate to win[…]

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Humor // Short Film Trailer

Humor

A deathly charismatic bear tells the unknown Russian tale of Humor Gredanko. The funniest boy in the history of time. From a brutal winter forest, to an erection, to ravenous boars, comes a darkly comedic story from Haji Outlaw. The acclaimed writer for The Eric Andre show and author of[…]

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Stye // Short Film Trailer

Stye

Premiering on Film Shortage October 19. BJ is a twelve year-old boy desperate to win the attention of his father. Tacco is the father desperate to win the admiration of his son. Together, their attempts over the course of a weekend visitation will send them further into a world of[…]

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My Brave Young Boy // Daily Short Picks

My Brave Young Man

A little boy discovers the boundaries of his imaginary world. A seemingly ordinary quest for a new toy takes a different turn when we discover what that toy actually means to him.

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Residue of a Relationship || Featured Short Film

The Residue of a Relationship

Boy Meets Girl. Boy loses Girl. Boy Makes Film. Filmmaker Brett Chapman proposes a film that may not seem the most appealing at first glimpse – I mean documenting a film about a past relationship seems quite gutsy, and borderline insane if you ask me. But Chapman, somehow makes it[…]

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Break || Daily Short Picks

Break

A teenage boy’s relationship with a girl changes forever after an encounter with her step-father. What starts out as flirting between a young, interracial couple, turns into a dangerous game when they break into a seemingly abandoned house. Director’s Statement BREAK is a story about youth and race in the[…]

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Stray || Daily Short Picks

Stray

Boy meets girl. Boy is homeless. Girl doesn’t know that yet. A burgeoning relationship between two very different people quickly begins to unravel as new layers of truth are revealed. STRAY explores the intersection of differing social boundaries and discovers that when opposites collide, things can get messy.

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Meat || Films de chez nous

Meat

A teenage boy experiences heartbreak for the first time. Meat is wonderfully toned and temporally shot film. A great structure and character balance with an interesting development on a character that turns out even stranger than believed. We were very lucky with all the meat that was collected by art[…]

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The Stairs || Short Trailer

The Stairs

Ten-year-old boy hides on the top of the staircase as his father tells a horrific story about the holocaust and escaping being gassed to death in Nazi concentration camp. After his father passes away, the boy, now a fifty-year-old man receives a cassette tape that his father made six months[…]

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