Lullaby Theories: A Secret Message // Daily Short Picks

Lullaby Theories: A Secret Message

When we feel pain, there’s a complex conversation going on between the brain and the body. But we don’t feel pain until the brain interprets these ‘secret messages,’ evaluates the danger, and determines how much pain we should feel. With the help of science, we may have some control over[…]

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Silica // Short Film Trailer

Silica

“Silica” peers into our relationships as our cellphones peer back at us. Chris is looking for solace from the combative text messages he’s receiving. A chance conversation with his weird neighbor, Mike, may help Chris to drop all of his problems. Director’s Statement Silica was shot as a one-man crew[…]

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Wedding Dress // Daily Short Picks

Wedding Dress

Sometimes the most telling parts of a conversation are the things one cannot find the courage to actually say. This is the intimate and revealing space that charges filmmaker Haroula Rose’s newest short film, “Wedding Dress,” released exclusively on IndieWire on November 23rd. The penetrating 12-minute film stars Abby Wathen[…]

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If // Daily Short Picks

If

Showing a night in the life of a disconnected couple, ‘IF’ raises the question – could having one conversation change the course of your life? This female written, produced, and directed short was filmed over one night. With minimal dialogue, sound and emotion play an important role in the film.[…]

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Trailer || Humans of Someone

Humans of Someone

‘sarah & i’ is a ‘telephonic equivalent of a duet’. If one were to find tapes of a conversation that may or may not have happened, take it home and set it to music, this is what it must sound like. A 3-minute photograph of 2 people who’re soulmates on[…]

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Une petit minet || Daily Short Picks

Une petit minet

The short is a tale about a young man and his happiness pursuits seeded by a conversation he overheard as a child.

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Old Man || Daily Short Picks

Old Man

For more then 20 years Charles Manson has refused to communicate to the outside world. Until now. These are actual never before heard phone conversations between Canadian best selling author Marlin Marynick and Charles Manson.

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Make

This documentary is a question. A conversation starter. It’s an examination of the reasons we create and the things that drive us to make something new — passion or success.

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Oi, Meu Amor

Hi, My Love Men are from Mars. Women are from Brazil. robertgputka.com twitter.com/rputka

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Death by Chocolate | Featured Short Film

Death by Chocolate

A former movie star has a hard time adjusting to life after fame. Somewhat anxious, yet determined, she meets with her hired killer to cancel the contract. The simpler settings will often tell a much bigger story than the full blown explosive productions. ‘Death by Chocolate’ is by no means[…]

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