A Drop || Daily Short Picks

A Drop

In the vertical skeleton of an aborted and abandoned megalopolis, a man stands on the edge of the void. The only escape from this forsaken place is through the depths of the unknown… The main motivation behind this short film is to create a movie that has a strong visual[…]

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Lost Face || Featured Short Film

Lost Face

​Adapted from the Jack London story: A fur thief must think fast to escape the terrible, protracted death that awaits him at the hands of the native tribe he had helped enslave. Lost Face takes us in a time and place not often seen nor explores in short films, which[…]

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Extraction || Daily Short Picks

Extraction

Jack longs to escape his monotonous routine, but obedience to society and fear of change leave him with more of the same: a busy, yet unfulfilled existence. In this off-kilter world, a group of extractors are targeting those who have neglected to truly live. Jack is next. Directed By Elaine[…]

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Pages || Daily Short Picks

Pages

PAGES explores the imagination of a young boy looking to escape every day chaos as he reads from Robert Frost. The interpretation of Fire and Ice and the journey that unfolds.

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The Beasts || Short Film Trailer

The Beasts (Las Bestias)

One summer night wild animals spread terror at a Barcelona suburbia after a mass escape from a private zoo. A group of cops must rescue a baby trapped inside a house with a big carnivore. Inspired by true events in Zanesville (Ohio, USA) in 2012.

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Tether || Daily Short Picks

Tether

This simple narrative follows one rule: come in late, leave early. Featuring a single character in a single location with no dialogue, TETHER is a psychological thriller cross-bred with an escape drama and experimental dream sequence. The filmmakers focused on setting a tone and vibe while still allowing enough space[…]

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The Mountain Kings || Daily Short Picks

The Mountain Kings

Three escaped convicts are on the lam deep within the ominous Appalachian Mountains. When one suffers a debilitating freak injury, the other two — who do not know each — attempt to intimidate the other in order to find out who is trustworthy and who is expendable. Loosely inspired by[…]

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Sorice || Daily Short Picks

Sorice

Unable to escape from something that lives within, a young woman must learn to control her fears, only to reveal her past and to discover a powerful future. SORICE is a sci-fi dark proof of concept created by Angelo White.

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Big Criminals || Daily Short Picks

Big Criminals

Rory & Cleo are about to commit armed robbery, but there’s a problem – someone forgot the ski-mask.

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Cabrón || Daily Short Picks

Cabrón

4:59am, London’s Banking District. A young banker attempting to escape from his sins meets an immigrant cleaner who he believes might provide absolution. But there is more to his new friend than meets the eye.

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