Better The End // Daily Short Picks

Better the End

Better the End opens with Qohelet, the author of Ecclesiastes as he reads from his ancient text, a text long considered dangerous for its pessimistic understanding of human endeavors. Yet the text feels at home in the setting of a modern city as we are confronted by two women whose[…]

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Away From Here || Daily Short Picks

Away From Here

Awoken in the middle of the night, an angst ridden teenager Calvin must decide whether to leave his small town with his best friend or stay to support his family. Taking place over one night, this coming of age film explores Calvin’s search for freedom, testing his commitment to family,[…]

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Brooklyn in July || Short Trailer

Brooklyn in July

BROOKLYN IN JULY is the story of Frank Walker, an African-American WWII veteran working as a chauffeur. He struggles to keep his emotions in check as he strives for freedom and equality in a slowly evolving world. He is a man scarred by a past that is lurking skin deep.

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The Deliverer || Daily Short Picks

The Deliverer

In a world where Human Rights are a thing of the past. A wounded Freedom Fighter and his soldiers encounter a group of refugees hiding out in a shopping mall. They have the same mission, to stay alive and stay free by eluding hunters who seek to capture them and[…]

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Alone | Daily Short Picks

Alone

Nina is caught between two realities, one defined by the oppressive care of her partner, the other, a way out offered by a mysterious young woman. A haunting story of one woman’s attempt to gain freedom and live as her true self no matter what the cost. Alone is a[…]

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Something Else | Daily Short Picks

Something Else

Something Else explores how a single source can spur a wide range of emotions. A young couple splits up one early Chicago-winter morning. Nancy first relishes her new found freedom, but soon must cope with a lonely reality.

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The Unbeliever | Featured Short Film

The Unbeliever

Faced with immanent death, Teddy is forced to break free from an underground prison to save the love of his life and escape the cult that brought him there. The Unbeliever is a classic tale of a man on the run, following his chase to freedom through the horrors that[…]

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Crowdfunding Picks We Dig | Brooklyn in July

Brooklyn in July

How far can a good man bend before a good man breaks? BROOKLYN IN JULY is the story of Frank Walker, an African-American WWII veteran working as a chauffeur. He struggles to keep his emotions in check as he strives for freedom and equality in a slowly evolving world. He[…]

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Crowdfunding Picks We Dig | From There to Here

From There to Here

From abuse, rejection and drug addiction to first love, a slip-and-slide and freedom. How do we get from there to here? From There to Here is a six minute short film, a non-linear narrative, told as a series of snapshots of people’s lives. Over time we see a pattern emerge.[…]

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124: New Beginnings

We follow a bio-engineered worker by the name 124. A new species created by the mega-corporation G.I.T. As opportunity strikes, he tries something no one has succeeded with before, escape. A movie about freedom, courage and taking chances! 124movie.com Facebook.com/124movie mikelundahl.com Twitter.com/mikeclundahl • Instagram.com/mikelundahl • Facebook.com/mikelundahldotcom

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