Skümaskot || Daily Short Picks

Skümaskot

A young man journeys through grief after the sudden disappearance of a loved one. Filmed on Location, the Iceland journey was shot over the course of a hike, Jared and Madison traversed across the southern circumference of Iceland mostly on foot during the wintery month of December. Starring Madison Hatch[…]

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Nursed Back || Daily Short Picks

Nursed Back

Nursed Back is a narrative, dance film that explores how we deal with grief in unconventional ways. The film centres on a nurse as she realises the loss of a patient. The nurse begins to dance, which acts as a cathartic release of her emotion. Unconventional and harrowing – this[…]

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In Retrospect || Featured Short Film

In Retrospect

A young woman struggling to cope with the death of her fiancee is offered a new prescription drug designed to reconstruct memories and ease the pain of loss. Losing someone you love is one of the hardest things a human being will ever have to go through, where the mental[…]

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Inheritance || Daily Short Picks

Inheritance

When a pair of estranged siblings are brought together to clear out their late mother’s home, they spend the day working out some unspoken grievances

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Serpent's Lullaby || Daily Short Picks

Serpent’s Lullaby

Few people know the name of the eccentric woman living in the centuries-old mansion just outside of town. Even fewer have seen her face. But everyone has heard the stories. Rumors of a secret garden in her backyard where her children are buried. Some think she is simply a grieving[…]

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Anomie || Daily Short Picks

Anomie

Awakened by a midnight fever dream, a grieving woman wanders into the night, only to watch her nightmares come to life. In the past, during the frantic scramble of production, I have found it hard to avoid my thoughts being pulled into a narrow avenue of tunnel vision. When I[…]

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Eventide || Daily Short Picks

Eventide

Set in the 70’s and inspired by the poem, Abide with Me by Henry Francis Lyte (1847), Eventide tells the story of Norman, a lonesome lighthouse keeper battling with depression, grief and doubt. As he prepares to take his own life and end his suffering, he is confronted by the[…]

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Forget Me Not || Crowdfunding Pick We Dig

Forget Me Not

A mysterious girl strikes up an unexpected friendship with a forlorn homeless man to bring peace to her grieving family at Christmas. Forget Me Not is a fantastical tale, where a mysterious, lost little girl strikes up an unexpected friendship with a forlorn, homeless man, in the hope of bringing[…]

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Mired || Daily Short Picks

Mired

In MIRED, written and directed by Tony Glazer, a young man wakes to find his mud-covered relatives back from the dead. MIRED is a funny, endearing and ambiguous dark comedy that explores themes of grief, regret and how to move on with life.

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Four Pies || Daily Short Picks

Four Pies

A Woman returns home after the death of her mother and is greeted by her two bitter sisters and grieving Father.

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