Lullaby // Daily Short Picks


In a typical Singaporean family of three, life is well and comfortable. Unbeknownst to them, the forgotten fourth member is feeling neglected and alone. The only comfort she finds lies in her grandson.

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Granny || Crowdfunding Picks We Dig


An ozploitation-inspired horror comedy about a Granny who wants you dead. Granny is a high octane short about a grandmother who finally cracks. After a lifetime of playing by the rules, being that sweet lady society told her she had to be, this nan has finally been pushed too far.[…]

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Crossroads | Daily Short Picks


At some point in our lives, we all ask ourselves that one question: “What I am supposed to do with my life?”. It seems so easy, and yet for many of us, that becomes the most defining part of our lives. For Margaret, it is no different. She was raised[…]

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Beautiful Relics | Daily Short Picks

Beautiful Relics

In London, a girl’s memories come to life as she helps her grandmother search for the places of her youth. Starring Flora Spencer-Longhurst (‘The Bastard Executioner’) & Shirley Anne Field (‘Saturday Night, Sunday Morning’, ‘Alfie’, ‘My Beautiful Laundrette’).

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My Dear Friend

“My Dear Friend” is a heartwarming short film that follows the deep-rooted friendship of a young girl and her beloved teddybear, through seven decades – beginning in the 1940’s and ending in this day and age.

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Where Do Lilacs Come From | Featured Short Film

Where Do Lilacs Come From

An Alzheimer’s sufferer desperately tries to put together the pieces of his past. Memory might unknowingly be our most fragile asset, as it often fades away with age, and at a frightening pace for those struck with Alzheimer. Filmmaker Matthew Thorne decided to reach a state of mind that not[…]

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The Taking

In the vein of “The Others,” a little girl all alone in her house learns that some old houses have secrets. Dark secrets that bleed into the very soul of its foundations. For young Isobel and her Grandmother, they discover through the course of one eerie night, that some secrets[…]

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