Hermanos // Daily Short Picks

Hermanos

“Hermanos” is the story of Juan and Mateo, two childhood friends whose older brothers are leaders of rival Latino street gangs. It’s about the struggle to maintain a friendship while staying loyal to family in an unforgiving neighborhood.

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Be Sexy // Daily Short Picks

Be Sexy

Two best friends are propositioned by a beautiful stranger in a bar. They try their hardest to push their comfort zone to have a sexy night with him, but their competitive nature inevitably gets in the way. Director’s Statement After a year of collaborating with Rosababy Comedy behind the camera,[…]

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A Wake // Daily Short Picks

A Wake

After the death of one of their own, “A Wake” tells the story of three friends who gather at their favorite bar to process what has happened and how to move forward together. The film was shot over the course of two days on a micro budget and limited crew[…]

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Penny Sucker // Daily Short Picks

Penny Sucker

After the death of his mother, Clint (James Paxton) struggles to connect with friends and family while revealing an odd coping mechanism…

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Belle and Bamber // Daily Short Picks

Belle and Bamber

Belle and Bamber are inseparable friends. She, a 10 year old girl with a thirst for adventure; he, an imaginary blue monster. They while away their youth exploring and getting into mischief, however, when Belle’s Mother tires of Bamber’s influence, she pressures her to grow up and forget him. Unfortunately,[…]

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F is For Friendship // Featured Short Film

F is for Friendship

Emily decides to air out some dirty laundry and brave the scrutiny of a catty dinner party to win back her name. What starts off as a young writer’s moody outlook towards her friends and surroundings turns into a fun and witty film about a girl winning her name back.[…]

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Unpresidented // Daily Short Picks

Unpresidented

New Yorker Keith had a good feeling when he bet on Trump to win the 2016 Presidential Election, but as the inauguration looms he keeps on losing friends. Official Selection New York Film Festival Maryland Film Festival Montclair Film Festival Sidewalk Film Festival Nitehawk Shorts Film Festival

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Night / Daily Short Picks

NIGHT

In NIGHT, the carefree dynamic between four friends suddenly shifts following an unpleasant encounter with a nightclub bouncer. Director’s Statement In NIGHT, a small but arguably racist and inconsiderate gesture changes the relationship between women from different backgrounds. The film shows that micro-aggressions which people might not think of as[…]

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#Lingo // Daily Short Pick

#Lingo

To overcome loneliness and contempt of others, Lingo connects to social networks to get some companionship. Briefly he’ll realize that online friends, likes and selfies do not bring happiness.

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I Am Your Friend // Daily Short Picks

I Am Your Friend

A friendship is put to the test when two teenage boys are left alone for the weekend. As the teenagers confront their neighborhood rivals, horseplay escalates to violence throwing their loyalty to one another into question. Director’s Notes I AM YOUR FRIEND is inspired by my experiences with toxic masculinity[…]

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