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An anxiety-ridden high school girl is faced with the challenge of giving a class presentation.

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Yes God Yes // Featured Short Film

Yes, God, Yes

Fifteen-year-old Alice has always been a good Catholic, but when an innocent AOL chat turns unexpectedly racy, she finds herself suddenly obsessed with masturbating. If you’re one who hit puberty in the circa-2000’s, then this little ragin’ hormone film might resonate with you, if not, then you can get a[…]

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Opening Night // Daily Short Picks

Opening Night

Chris is the drama director for a high school production of The Dark Knight: The Musical, and the show is falling apart. In order to heighten the drama between his leads, Chris begins a series of manipulations to pit them against each other. The thirst for a standing ovation leads[…]

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Hi-Glow Retro // Featured Short Film

Hi-Glow Retro

Tommy Ashby, a high school senior with severe social anxiety, decides to step out of his comfort zone to learn 70’s disco dancing. Hi-Glow Retro is an enormous ode to almost every teenage boy’s dream, but not without passing through the anxieties first. Directed by Alex Morsanutto and nicknaming this[…]

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Tattoo You || Short Trailer

Tattoo you

Thought-provoking short film Tattoo You, written/produced by Lisa Kenner Grissom and directed by Robb (S.R.) Bindler, has been reaching festival audiences around the country and is screening at the Palm Springs International Festival of Short Films. Based on the National 10-Minute Play Award-winner at The Kennedy Center American College Theater[…]

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Allergic to Flowers || Daily Short Picks

Allergic to Flowers

Two slackers, both acquaintances from high school, and both recently dumped by their significant others, are forced to take a job together delivering flowers on Valentine’s Day.

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Snip || Daily Short Picks


A newly dead high school teacher learns to say goodbye to his loved ones with the help of a special teenage girl.

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Rumble In The Valley || Daily Short Picks

Rumble in The Valley

After suffering a beating at the hands of his fiance’s maniacal ex-lover, Jeff Decker visits former high school acquaintance and seedy valley fixer, Porter, to settle the score once and for all.

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The Paris Syndrome | Daily Short Picks

The Paris Syndrome

The Paris Syndrome is a drama about a brother (Hank) and sister (Jackie) dealing with the recent loss of their family dog. Bereaved, they decide to attend a party to take their minds off the recent event. At the party, Hank and Jackie run into Joey, a former friend who[…]

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