The Dark Resurgence // Daily Short Picks

The Dark Resurgence: A Star Wars Story

When the Galactic Empire falls, an old Sith Empire emerges from the shadows and appoints Lord Vycus to lead an outer-rim coalition against the rebellion. When Lord Vycus’ coalition is defeated, he escapes to a distant world awaiting reinforcements from the Dark Council. Instead of sending reinforcements, the Dark Council[…]

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Evie // Crowdfunding Pick We Dig

Evie

Fourteen-year-old Evie Beekins has been kept from the world all her life. Raised on a compound in a cult-like rural community where her days are completely controlled and utterly routine, one day her parents drive her to a courthouse and inform her that today is her wedding day, whether she[…]

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Trust Me // Daily Short Picks

Trust me

Woken in the middle of the night by an anonymous call, Norman is told to get out of the house to escape some mysterious intruders.

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Reich // Daily Short Pick

Reich

A pair of SS soldiers race against the clock, devising an escape plan from certain execution.

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Lost Dogs // Daily Short Picks

잃어버린 개 / Lost Dogs

A woman ridiculed by her family longs to escape. Striking a deal with her brother to clear his illegal debt, she delves deeper into darkness.

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Stanzas // Daily Short Picks

Stanzas

Form merges with content as the path of a rigidly thinking man is tracked abstractly. At first, the words and structures of the material world constrict him, placing his thoughts and actions within boxes of his own creation. Slowly but surely, he begins to orchestrate an escape, allowing more diversity[…]

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Murmur // Daily Short Picks

Murmur

A young woman makes a dawn escape from a commune she has grown to distrust. Director’s statement Murmur: a film about a young woman who makes a dawn escape from a commune she has grown to distrust. It explores how we perceive events differently based on our past experiences –[…]

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The Frontier // Daily Short Pick

The Frontier

A lone wanderer travels the dangerous wild lands of post-collapsed western civilisation in an attempt to escape the South and its deadly frontier; a border separating peace from chaos.

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A Cycle // Short Film Trailer

A Cycle

This bilingual short drama follows two German female artists stuck in a dysfunctional relationship. They escape to NYC committing to yet another ‘fresh start’ in hopes of saving both their relationship and their failing film project, only to find themselves right back to where they started from.

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Homes of Hope // Daily Short Picks

Homes of Hope

In the self – destructive near future, where escaping to computer simulation becomes the only way out of the whole mess. A computer scientist Chris becomes the victim of his own invented VR world.

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