Socks and Robbers || Crowdfunding Campaign We Dig

Socks and Robbers

Socks and Robbers . . . . . Darned Robbers, Stitched Up Good and Proper. Socks and Robbers is a dark comedic, gangster, horror, heist film which sees a gang of daring robbers infiltrated by an undercover cop during their latest robbery. Stylistically it is influenced by film noir, 90’s[…]

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Love and A Lug Wrench || Featured Short Film

Love and A Lug Wrench

Pete’s absurdly desperate plan to win over his dream girl is everyone else’s nightmare in this tale of forbidden love and misguided affection. Love and A Lug Wrench is a little film just as twisted as it’s title. Director Jeffrey Fleisig has a taste for the cheeky humor which is[…]

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The Visit || Daily Short Picks

The Visit

THE VISIT is a dark comedy that takes an upside down look at present day racial prejudices. A generic bearded brown man, finds himself caught in a tricky situation where he is faced with the “looks like a terrorist” stereotype. And instead of fighting it, he decides to go along[…]

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Neverlanding || Daily Short Picks

Neverlanding – A Bad Thriller

After “Dave”, the hourlong tribute to David Bowie, Wim Reygaert comes with another movie about a larger than life pop icon: Michael Jackson. In “NEVERLANDING – A Bad Thriller”, we crawl into the mind of the world’s worst King of Pop impersonator. A pitch black comedy that ends with a[…]

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Hurricane || Featured Short Film

Hurricane

A dark comedy about couple’s encounter with a suspected communist during the height of the Cold War in the mid-1950s. Set in the 50’s during the Cold War, Hurricane is a dark comedy by Christiano Dias who brings a different dimension and certainly an uncoveted view of the era’s fears[…]

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Teachers || Crowdfunding Picks We Dig

Teachers

A dark comedy short film. When fitting in at school goes horribly wrong. Teachers is a short film being produced by a crew of current Old Dominion University students and alum. Christy Stevens is the writer and director of photography, Jake Brinn is the director, and I, Steven Crocker, am[…]

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Jack and Jill || Daily Short Picks

Jack & Jill

A darkly comic tale of a rivalry between two elderly competitors for the best spot in the garden.

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Wally's Will || Daily Short Picks

Wally’s Will

“Wally’s Will” is a dark comedy set in a fictional world where our protagonist is a very eccentric aristocratic woman. Together with her loyal servant, Doofus, she will have to fight to uphold her crumbling old-money empire against friends, enemies and some unexpected conspiracies.

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Wifey Redux || Daily Short Picks

Wifey Redux

A man becomes maniacally obsessed with chasing off his teenage daughter’s new boyfriend, in this dark comedy based on the story by acclaimed Irish author Kevin Barry. Starring Aidan McArdle (Mr. Selfridge, The Fall), Angeline Ball (The Commitments, Shameless), Wallis Day (Krypton), Shane O’Meara, Lauryn Canny, Craig Grainger.

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Mired || Daily Short Picks

Mired

In MIRED, written and directed by Tony Glazer, a young man wakes to find his mud-covered relatives back from the dead. MIRED is a funny, endearing and ambiguous dark comedy that explores themes of grief, regret and how to move on with life.

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