Dorothea || Daily Short Picks

Dorothea

With a broken car, a camera in hand and a half-built house in the distance, a photographer finds herself facing a deeper and more unsettling part of her desires than she hoped. DOROTHEA is a film about the sexual awakening of a woman divided between the promises that bind her[…]

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Codes Abided || Daily Short Picks

Codes Abided

A group of outlaws are being tailed by crooked cops. A man in each group wants to turn cheek, but sometimes the law of the crew overrules internal desire. A film by W² Media and 3rd Shift Media

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Adorn || Short Film Trailer

Adorn

A young woman confronts her emotionally unavailable boyfriend after being stood up on their anniversary date. As the reality of their loveless relationship destroys her fantasy of how things could be, she is forced to either sacrifice her desires or be alone.

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Lucky || Daily Short Picks

Lucky

‘Lucky’ is looking for happiness. This animated short is questioning our search as well as its aim: What does luck mean for the individual? Is failure the only possibility? The film focusses on the pursuit of happiness. Failure and desire play a part, and the sweet smell of childhood lingers[…]

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Absolute Threshold || Daily Short Picks

Absolute Threshold

Set in 1993 New York, Absolute Threshold tells the story of a young social worker named Charlotte who craves the intimate connection missing from her husband and finds herself overpowered by a precarious desire.

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Siren Featured Short Film

Siren

A young woman’s mundane life is turned upside down when she meets a sensuous older Spanish woman, who is passing through the sleepy English coastal town she lives in. Siren is a sexually explicit risqué look at women living and loving in modern Britain, exploring the overlooked subject of bisexuality.[…]

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Ice Floe || Daily Short Picks

Ice Floe

Alya, a shy, awkward orphan, has trouble connecting with people. When she begins to bond with her music teacher, Alya’s intense desire for human connection pushes her over a very uncomfortable line.

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Possession(s) || Daily Short Picks

Possession(s)

Possession(s) launched with the Peter Booth painting, subject of the the film, selling for $100k at Deutscher Hackett auction house. Marking a new concept in Film distribution. Director, Jim Lounsbury, Vision Statement When I first saw the painting on which this short film was based, I was consumed by a[…]

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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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