Dave // Featured Short Film

Dave

Detective James Reinhardt and Samantha Trace arrive on the scene regarding the puzzling death of Reinhardt’s brother, Dave. The investigation leads to results that may just in fact haunt them for the rest of their lives. DAVE is a proof of concept short by director Shawn Lebert, about Detective James[…]

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Happy Valentines Day // Featured Short Film

Happy Valentine’s Day

Love,Death, Fate. The downfall of a couple triggers the birth of a new love between two strangers. ‘Happy Valentine’s Day‘ is an award-winning CGI short film told in slow-motion, in one unique camera sequence and in reverse. In other words, all the secret ingredients to create the perfect over-dramatic Valentines[…]

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Norma's Colours // Daily Short Picks

Norma’s Colours

Following the death of her mother, Norma, Tina inherited her astonishing belongings, a collection built up during the course of Norma’s eighty-nine years. Over one hundred tiny mechanical birds, smock dresses engulfed with gardens and flowers, and countless rainbows of beaded necklaces and brooches are just some of the items[…]

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Top 5 Trailers of 2017

Top 5 Trailers of 2017

As the year comes to an end, we can start taking a look back at what 2017 brought us. Once again we’re happy to bring back our Top 5 trailers that rocked the last year. With over 150 trailers to select from, varying in so many shapes, forms or sizes,[…]

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The Composer // Daily Short Picks

The Composer

Younness explores a stark and beautifully composed world, focusing on prejudice and the expectation of the viewer. ‘The Composer’ is based around the performance of its lead actor (Sean Richards-Mulzac) and a monologue, written by Youness, that rages against the injustices faced in his life, and death. The film focuses[…]

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Embers to Varanasi // Short Trailer

Embers of Varanasi

Hindus from all over the world travel to Varanasi to die. It is believe that if one dies in Varanasi, they will not be reincarnated again. This is called Moksha. Some come with years to spare, while others only have a few days or weeks. None of them fear death.[…]

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Ginevra // Daily Short Picks

Ginevra

Dawn is breaking and the owls are stirring. A young woman has been murdered, but is this truly the end? Based on Percy Shelley’s poem “The Dirge”, Ginevra depicts the aftermath of the death of a young woman. As her distraught mother looks on, she learns that life after death[…]

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Death in Bloom // Daily Short Picks

Death in Bloom

A Door-to-Door ‘Death’ Salesman, struggles to close a deal with a fabulously picky customer.

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Typical Life // Daily Short Pick

Typical Life

To move forward, we must look back. After the death of his grandfather (Oupa), Jan locks himself inside his grandparent’s house – determined to hold onto their memory. The limbo Jan finds himself in proves to be the catalyst for inspiration as he discovers possessions within the house that will[…]

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Exsanguinata // Short Film Trailer

EXSANGUINATA

EXSANGUINATA, the new film from SABBATH ASSEMBLY and director GRETCHEN HEINEL, asks: Wherefore the quest for eternal life? To what lengths would any of us go to stave off the inexorable rite of aging, sickness, and finally… death. The story reveals a noblewoman and her devotees perpetuating their power by[…]

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