Lavender by Crook || Daily Short Picks

“Lavender” by Crook

Lavender is a true life tale of two lovers, united by attraction but distressed with the physical and moral limitations imposed on them by their own gender identities; it is their questions that inform their dance, both wild abandon and innate conflict reflect back and forth off of them in[…]

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Däwit || Daily Short Picks

Däwit

Its an animated short film in the tradition of wood cut technique. About a wolf child, a cat and an angel. A very personal story and emotional journey on the search After an enigmatic journey full of privations and in quest for identity he finds his peace in forgiveness.A very[…]

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Sugarless Tea || Daily Short Picks

Sugarless Tea

Sugarless Tea takes viewers on a journey to India and Queens, NY, in a tale of separated brothers, chance meetings and identity. Sugarless Tea features watercolors paintings filmed using a stop motion technique that evokes travelogues and bedtime stories, and highlights the process of painting itself.

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Hero || Featured Short Film

Hero

Faced with his first real supervillain, an invincible superhero returns to his childhood home defeated — and is forced to reckon with his fear, his identity, and the people he hurt along the way. We’ve all seen superheroes fall and crumble, but ultimately getting back up stronger than ever to[…]

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Barrio || Daily Short Picks

Barrio

Set in San Francisco’s iconic Mission District, BARRIO tells the story of Carlos–a young Latino man, struggling with the ever changing identity of his neighborhood.

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Siren Featured Short Film

Siren

A young woman’s mundane life is turned upside down when she meets a sensuous older Spanish woman, who is passing through the sleepy English coastal town she lives in. Siren is a sexually explicit risqué look at women living and loving in modern Britain, exploring the overlooked subject of bisexuality.[…]

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Jada || Daily Short Picks

Jada

Told by a diverse cast and made by a diverse crew, ‘Jada’ is the story of a 7 year old girl who lives alone on Venice Beach, barely scraping by on her wits and mettle. As we follow her through a day in her life, the story of who she[…]

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M O N O - Y || Daily Short Picks

M O N O – Y

Set in of the moonlike space of Italy’s Carrara caves, Enrico Poli’s new fashion film M O N O – Y seeks “to define a union and an identity between a man and a woman, between black and white, between two lost souls”.

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The Bathtub Clown | Daily Short Picks

The Bathtub Clown

A clown going through an identity crisis washes his dreams away in a bathtub of ridiculous thoughts. This cinematic short film is set in just 1 location and explores the idea that everyone – no matter who they are – has got ambitions which haven’t come true. So what the[…]

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Alone | Daily Short Picks

Alone

Nina is caught between two realities, one defined by the oppressive care of her partner, the other, a way out offered by a mysterious young woman. A haunting story of one woman’s attempt to gain freedom and live as her true self no matter what the cost. Alone is a[…]

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