Americano || Crowdfunding Campaign We Dig

Americano

Americano. An unofficial patriot’s fight for the dream AMERICANO is character-driven thriller about ISAAC, a struggling Syrian immigrant. He wants what all of us are chasing–the American dream. Isaac does “unofficial” monitoring work his employer, a statesman named HOLLESTER, in exchange for a signed deportation appeal—keeping him and his wife[…]

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All Men May Cry || Featured Short Film

All Men May Cry

The year is 2019 and a homosexual couple is feeling the backlash from the hateful rhetoric that has accompanied Donald Trump’s rise to power. The film reminisces of a science fiction post-apocalyptic film, without any giant monsters or aliens (unless you envision a giant Donald Trump with lasers coming out[…]

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Illegal Aliens || Daily Short Picks

Illegal Aliens

Due to the recent arrival of undocumented immigrants, the city of Simpletown holds a special session city council meeting to determine if the town should officially ban the newcomers.

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Cabrón || Daily Short Picks

Cabrón

4:59am, London’s Banking District. A young banker attempting to escape from his sins meets an immigrant cleaner who he believes might provide absolution. But there is more to his new friend than meets the eye.

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The Blood in our Veins || Daily Short Picks

The Blood in Our Veins

When Daniel Royas decides to take his ill mother, Alejandra, to be seen at a local clinic on his birthday, little do they know the terrible news that lies ahead. After being told that Alejandra has been diagnosed with cancer, Daniel must confront the realities of the situation; how to[…]

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The Champion | Featured Short Film

The Champion

Former Iraqi boxing champion Estaifan Shilaita overcomes tremendous hardships as he builds a special bond with his family and taxi cab customers in Chicago. It takes hard work and a strong vision to create a successful and impactful documentary film about a relatively unknown character. But more than anything else,[…]

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Elvis

17-year-old Elvis Delgado who discovers his father is being held at an immigration detention center. Elvis wants to go and see him, but he soon discovers that he too is ‘illegal.’ facebook.com/ElvisShort

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The Immigrant | Daily Short Picks

The Immigrant

After being deported back to his native Canada, once-famous comedian Bob London attempts a Hollywood comeback by enlisting human smugglers to sneak him across the Mexico-US border. Deposited in East LA after a taxing journey, Bob finds himself rejected by his former manager and famous friends, penniless and alone. He[…]

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