Alt-J - Pleader // Daily Short Picks

Alt-J – Pleader

A Welsh mining love story; a tidal wave of earth. From their new album “Relaxer“, indie-rock band Alt-J give an epic visual treatment to their track ‘Pleader’. When we set out to make a video for ‘Pleader’, Joe sent the following one line brief to director Isaiah Seret: ‘a Welsh[…]

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Aliens // Daily Short Picks

Aliens

A young woman arrives in a new city. She looks at the people around her and realizes that she doesn’t belong to that world, that everything is alien to her. Even so, she tries to pretend to be one of them, to fit into this strange place. Directors Notes Aliens[…]

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True Love Waits || Daily Short Picks

True Love Waits

A poignant tale of loss and loneliness. This dance film features world-renowned Batsheva dancer-choreographer Bobbi Jene Smith in a hypnotic performance to Radiohead’s “True Love Waits”. Director’s Statement I originally wrote a script about a girl returning to her childhood home and reliving painful memories, but when we found this[…]

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Daily Short Picks | Exile

Exile

An art film expressing the mind’s eye of an exile who is haunted by his own inner demons. The clash between miniature terrain and expansive vistas, fleeting motion against stillness, and digital clarity versus aged film all stir together with an unnerving score for this hypnotic inward exploration. johncharter.com paulkaiser.com

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