Tickle / Crowdfunding Pick We Dig

Tickle

Tickle is a live-action psychological and supernatural horror about the isolation, trauma and intense vulnerability of domestic abuse. Lilly, our exhausted and desperate protagonist, struggles through a sleepless night of being tormented by a menacing and salacious creature. Skeptical of her own sanity and separated from the outside world, she[…]

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A Welcoming Place // Daily Short Picks

A Welcoming Place

A dead father and an secret house he never mentioned. Phillip moves out to the middle of nowhere to search for peace. What he finds may be much worse. ‘A Welcoming Place’ is a short sci-fi/thriller set in rural England. The film tackles themes of grief, isolation and what it[…]

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Lorne // Featured Short Film

Lorne

Lorne, a wasteland traveller dealing with the oppressing boundaries of isolation, is confronted by a mysterious stranger, who helps him realise his existential fears. Wonderful, crisp and breathtaking cinematography. The story of Lorne, (Guy Pearce) is grappling and tense, brining us on an edgy and uncomfortable little journey – in[…]

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No More Shall We Part // Daily Short Picks

No More Shall We Part

Driven to the edge and in isolation, Henry, a man with unshakeable devotion to his wife and God, struggles to maintain routine in the face of sheer desperation. An unexpected arrival threatens to shatter his world completely.

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Brian and Charles // Featured Short Film

Brian and Charles

After isolating himself from the rest of the world, Brian finds companionship from an unlikely source. Brian and Charles is an odd little film about an isolated farmer named Brian, who gets rather lonely. Brian builds himself an unfashionable clunky robot for companionship named Charles. Somewhere in between charming and[…]

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Union // Daily Short Picks

Union

A young Māori outsider living in Japan tackles cultural isolation using the universal language of rugby. Living in a self-imposed exile from his home in New Zealand, Jared James finds himself struggling through crushing isolation in Japan. Union follows this small town boy through the challenges of an unfamiliar city[…]

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Assumption || Short Film Trailer

Assumption

A man wakes from a concussion to find himself trapped in a cargo elevator, and as his time in isolation grows, so too does his paranoia.

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Röyksopp - Running To The Sea | Daily Short Picks

Röyksopp – Running To The Sea

This music video for the song “Running to the Sea” was initially shot as a short film. It features a man living in isolation, wrestling with a series of memories quickly becomes tangible.

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The Woo | Crowdfunding Picks We Dig

The Woo

A short film about isolation, dependence, and virtual reality set in the heart of Austin, Texas. Thank you for visiting the Kickstarter for THE WOO. This film has been a labor of love over several years, and the time has finally come for it to be finished once and for[…]

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Daily Short Picks | The Blind Earth

The Blind Earth

A solitary man living in rural isolation becomes a computer hacker to disrupt the lives of strangers hiding behind their screens.

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