Risk Takers

Why Are We Fascinated By Risk Takers In Movies?

When it comes to movies, everybody seems to enjoy them and everybody seems to have a genre that they prefer over the others. One thing that often remains the same though, is the fact that the audience love to feel connected to a specific character or characters due to how[…]

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We Keep on Dancing || Daily Short Picks

We Keep On Dancing

Two distinctly disparate characters come together over a broken down Volkswagen Beetle in this sweet, amusing tale of love, loss and… car trouble.

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Top 3 Casino Characters

Casinos and Cinema: Top 3 characters

We credit film directors for the way characters are depicted and portrayed in the movies, and they are always looking for fresh ways of grabbing our attentions. As casino gaming has risen in popularity, casino themed films have also become more common, with the cinema depicting casinos as a world[…]

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The Boy Who Couldn't Sleep and Never Had To | Featured Short Film

The Boy Who Couldn’t Sleep and Never Had To

A high school outcast gets launched into an adventure way cooler than anything he could dream up when he discovers his best friend has no biological need for sleep and can bring their dreams into reality. This is what childhood imagination is made of. With a title like ‘The Boy[…]

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Fish Heads

A funny black comedy about a gang of beginners who gets in trouble planning a Heist. Using a puzzle structure and exploring relationship between characters with a really great ear for hilarious and wacky dialogues, the director follows these mental characters to an unpredictable ending. castellanafilms.com facebook.com/FISHHEADSMOVIE

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Melon Head | Featured Short Film

Melon Head

A dimwitted chubster with pure intentions, follows some god-awful advice and tries to impress the woman of his dreams by scaring the crap out of her. Romantic comedies are always fun, but a little horror twist to it, and you get a completely absurd new type of genre. Andy Fortenbacher[…]

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The Grand

The Grand is a short crime/thriller that follows three separate characters as their worlds collide over the course of a single night on the streets of Nottingham. From loan sharks to blackmail, drug trafficking and prostitution, “The Grand” weaves its way through the city to a devastating yet unavoidable climax.[…]

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Top 5 Short Trailers of 2013

Top 5 Short Trailers of 2013

2013 was a fantastic year for trailers, featuring over 100 awesome trailers. As the year comes to an end, we like to gather the most flamboyant pitches of the year. Our judgements come from the trailers alone, without any influences from the actual films, and scored based on originality, creativity,[…]

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