Lonely Planet || Featured Short Film

Lonely Planet

Whilst in Barcelona on a temporary writing assignment, Julia beds a tall dark stranger to find herself with more than what she bargained for – a serious relationship. The ingredients are all set to create the rather clichéd storyline; a single woman meeting an estranged tall-dark haired man in a[…]

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Jacob's Paradox | Daily Short Picks

Jacob’s Paradox

In one tragic night, Professor Jacob Matthews loses his wife…his everything. What he does to get her back will bring him to the edge of madness.

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Daily Short Picks | Battleground

Battleground

The quiet town of Hills, Iowa becomes the center of global attention when aliens abduct twelve of the town’s citizens during a little league baseball game. Six months after the abduction, the victims are declared dead. Edgar (Jim Kropa), the father of one of the victims, becomes enraged and desperately[…]

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Sayuri’s Desire (o desejo de Saiuri)

Homero is a lonely, middle-aged man who decides to meet Saiuri, an escort girl. He just wanted a night of pleasure and desire, but the situation went out of his control after an unexpected event. facebook.com/ODesejoDeSaiuri fernandosanches.net

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Daily Short Picks | Nighthawks

Nighthawks

The lives of three lonely strangers in the city interconnect: a blind man with an obsession, a boy who sees the world differently, and a girl who is more than meets the eye. imdb.com/title/tt3733650 Starring ALEXANDER ARNOLD, KATE LITTLE, LEO WRINGER Written and Directed by JUN BUNG LEE Producer FALAK[…]

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Daily Short Picks | Big Demon Promise

Big Demon Promise

Big Demon Promise is a comedy/horror film about a hometown farm boy named Walt who believes his father is possessed. In his desperation, Walt hires Jeff- a redneck demon hunter- who teaches Walt everything he needs to know about hunting demons! facebook.com/bigdemonpromise bigdemonpromise.com taylormorano.com imdb.com/title/tt3327390

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Bully | Featured Short Film

Bully

On the most brutal day of bullying, Toby a 14 year old boy discovers his fathers dark secret and develops a new sense of power. Bullying still has a very real frightening presence in high schools today, and director Robert Weiermair certainly portrays it in his short film ‘Bully’. But[…]

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Daily Short Picks | Starstruck

Star Struck

Kevin Welliger is 14 years old and has a meteorite stuck in his head. A lovable outsider, processing the death of his father and the burden of being unusual (see above re: meteorite in head) Kevin catches the attention of a budding photographer named Leila. From here evolves an inspiring,[…]

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Mr. Happy

Almost everyone has found themselves depressed at a point or two. Maybe in the midst of the depression you thought about doing something drastic—something life-changing—something that might make you happy. That could be nice, but it’s scary to actually take the leap and do it. Well, what if there was[…]

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The Hunt For Gollum

The Hunt For Gollum

The script is adapted from elements of the appendices of The Lord of the Rings. The story follows the Heir of Isildur; the “greatest huntsman and traveller in Middle Earth” as he sets out to find the creature Gollum. The creature must be found to discover the truth about the[…]

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