Floreciente || Daily Short Picks

Floreciente

A coming of age story that explores the dynamics of age-appropriate behavior between a preteen girl and her unruly neighbor. Intrigued by an older woman’s lifestyle and the mysteries of her adult world, the young girl quietly begins the transitional process of abandoning her prepubescent understandings. As the young girl’s[…]

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World Wide Woven Bodies || Daily Short Picks

World Wide Woven Bodies

At the end of the 90s the Internet comes to Northern Norway and coincides with the sexual awakening of young Mads (12). The introduction of porno into his life complicates his relationship to his parents, and their house becomes a minefield filled with uncomfortable interactions. Part of a series of[…]

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Kings || Short Film Trailer

Kings

A drug-riddled coming of age story told backwards and forwards at the same time. James and Monty, two best friends, have a wild night full of crime, partying, and parallel universes.

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Pillow Talk || Short Film Trailer

Pillow Talk

Set in the early 90’s, Pillow Talk is a short coming of age film about the changing friendship between 14 year old Cara and her childhood best friend Lucy. Lucy suspects that Cara has feelings for girls rather than boys and she is determined to get the truth out of[…]

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Hala || Featured Short Film

Hala

A Muslim American teenager struggles to reconcile desire with family obligations. Striking the chords of taboo storytelling, ‘Hala’ is an inspiring story about a sixteen-year old Muslim teenager with a rich and complex inner world, which serves as an escape from her socially conservative home. When she meets Jesse, a[…]

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Belle and Bamber

Belle and Bamber

Plenty of mischief turns to plotted murder as Bamber struggles not to be forgotten by Belle. Belle and Bamber is the story of Belle; a 10 year old girl with a thirst for adventure and Bamber; her fuzzy, blue imaginary friend who spend their days exploring and getting into mischief.[…]

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Being Keegan | Short Film Trailer

Being Keegan

BEING KEEGAN is a psychologically driven, coming of age short film spanning three decades in Liverpool. Starring BAFTA nominated Stephen Graham (THIS IS ENGLAND, BOARDWALK EMPIRE, PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN), the film is from Kenneth Branagh Drama Award winning playwright Jilly Gardiner and award winning and BAFTA shortlisted Director/Producer Stephanie[…]

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Daily Short Picks | Spare Rooms

Spare Rooms

When a same-sex family’s teenage son invites a friend to stay overnight, the family’s elaborate plans to appear “in the closet” backfire, and they discover the key to a good lie is in its details. SPARE ROOMS takes the classic coming-of-age story to an almost forgotten world: the height of[…]

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The Third Bandit | Daily Short Picks

The Third Bandit

A chaotic coming-of-age tragedy: three bandits, three banks, three days. Runaways, Lara and Charlie, are taken in by a cult-like family, only to be exploited by its charismatic leader, Donovan Bishop. During an ill-fated heist, the duo kidnaps a stranger. The unlikely trio are forced to unite in order to[…]

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