RPG || Featured Short Film

RPG

Six friends meet up for their usual D&D game. Someone dies, someone falls in love, the others keep playing… What starts off as a usual D&D game between friends, slowly sinks into a weird parable that the game can have on surrounding relationships. Written and directed by Sadie Rodgers, who[…]

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Love and A Lug Wrench || Featured Short Film

Love and A Lug Wrench

Pete’s absurdly desperate plan to win over his dream girl is everyone else’s nightmare in this tale of forbidden love and misguided affection. Love and A Lug Wrench is a little film just as twisted as it’s title. Director Jeffrey Fleisig has a taste for the cheeky humor which is[…]

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Residue of a Relationship || Featured Short Film

The Residue of a Relationship

Boy Meets Girl. Boy loses Girl. Boy Makes Film. Filmmaker Brett Chapman proposes a film that may not seem the most appealing at first glimpse – I mean documenting a film about a past relationship seems quite gutsy, and borderline insane if you ask me. But Chapman, somehow makes it[…]

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The Song of Wandering Aengus || Daily Short Picks

The Song of Wandering Aengus

The film is based on W.B.Yeats poem of the same name and is about one man and the passage of time as he searches for love. The film was narrated by BAFTA winner Liam Cunningham and features an original score by Ivor Novello winners David Holmes and Keefus Ciancia.

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No Love For Fuckboys || Daily Short Picks

No Love For Fuckboys

A portrait of a sexual assault survivor’s journey through love, sex, violence, and hope post-assault. Director’s Notes Living 8 months in Maryland catapulted me through a multitude of experiences that have kicked me into high-gear with growing up and moving forward. When I was in Maryland I dealt with a[…]

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The Allure || Daily Short Picks

The Allure

This short film is a simple tale of love and loss, set against the backdrop of a road trip through rural Portugal. Without the need for dialogue, it conveys the mystical allure of falling in and out of love through a series of fleeting, humanist, moments. Like our protagonist, we[…]

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Still Life || Daily Short Picks

Still Life

A mortician, lonely and disbondent, looks for love in the deadliest way. Director’s Statement: I believe loneliness is one of the most crippling feelings in the world and at some point, every person feels this emotion to some extent. Loneliness and the longing for love can make you a person[…]

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Our Favorite Picks of 2016: Comedy

Our Favorite Short Picks of 2016: Comedy edition

And finally, after our favorite Drama / Sci-Fi shorts and Experimental / Documentary from our 2016 Daily Short Picks selections, we now bring you the favorite films that will make you crack up. Fuck Buddies by Nate Wilson Watch Film 36 Questions by Giancarlo Fiorentini & Jonathan Grimm Watch Film[…]

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Temptations || Short Film Trailer

Temptations

A story of two gorgeous women.Victoria, a stunning supermodel trapped in a loveless millionaire marriage, (played by TATYANA FOREST) to David Broder (played by DAVID PEREZ) and Nicole, a small town Alberta girl struggling to achieve her dreams and searching for LOVE in a tangled web of deceit and murder[…]

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96 Ways to Say I Love You || Daily Short Picks

96 Ways to Say I Love You

I LOVE YOU. Who says it first? Does it bind you as a couple or give someone the upper hand? This film explores that age old question via a mockumentary interwoven with a love story narrative. As well as, naturally, a great twist. 96 Ways To Say I Love You[…]

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