Pepper and the Salt Sea // Daily Short Picks

Pepper and the Salt Sea

After losing everything in Superstorm Sandy, a devastated photographer tries to forget that she ever loved the sea. Until a mermaid appears, to seduce her into picking up her camera again. Pepper and the Salt Sea is a magical realism fable about holding on to your dreams against all odds.[…]

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Goblin Queen || Daily Short Picks

Goblin Queen

Goblin Queen is Narnia from the mother’s perspective—how do you parent a child who keeps disappearing to rule a magical world? Winona tries to keep Amber Lynn safe, but when a goblin follows her home, Winona must confront the reality of who her daughter has become. We’ve got two strong[…]

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Time of the Turning || Short Film Trailer

Time of The Turning

The three suns have conjoined and now is the time to take the one sacred object meant for re-injecting magic and life to the sacred temple in the mountains but by a path that at times can be treacherous. A magical fantasy short film which takes place in the Sablewood[…]

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Marie || Short Trailer

Marie

Marie is an abandoned marionette doll brought to life by a magical apple given to her by a gentle plush sheep to pursue her one true love. After biting into the apple, she is overjoyed with the ability to dance, explore and touch her true love, but the fantasy quickly[…]

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The Three Hares || Daily Short Picks

The Three Hares

After a long absence, magic has returned to England – with dire consequences. A new shadow department of MI5, Magical Artifact Recovery, has been tasked with tracking down all magical artifacts lost during the Great Rupture. Only a few know the true power and location of the most formidable magical[…]

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Dust & Throttle || Daily Short Picks

Dust & Throttle

An emotive account of the Dirtquake event hosted by Sideburn at the Speedway track in Kings Lynn Norfolk. Guest stars include the great Guy Martin and World champion Carl Fogarty . I love the Americana carnival feel of Dirt Quake and the King’s Lynn speedway track has a magical quality,[…]

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Daily Short Picks | Fortissimo

Fortissimo

FORTISSIMO is about an old, washed-up vaudeville mime who struggles for attention until he meets a girl with a magical ability to produce sound with her every touch. Starring the oldest mime in the world (at 86 years old), Richmond Shepard, the film features real archival footage from throughout his[…]

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Pepper and the Salt Sea | Short Film Trailer on Film Shortage

Pepper and the Salt Sea

After losing everything in Superstorm Sandy, a devastated photographer tries to forget that she ever loved the sea. Until a mermaid appears, to seduce her into picking up her camera again. Pepper and the Salt Sea is a magical realism fable about holding on to your dreams against all odds.[…]

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Crowdfunding Picks | The Truthful Phone

The Truthful Phone

The Truthful Phone is based by a Terry Jones (Monty Python) short story of the same name, supported in part by the Film Agency Wales with BAFTA nominated director Carl Rock. The Truthful Phone is a dark comedy about nasty pensioner Mae Morris; local busybody, pet kidnapper, husband killer. Who[…]

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Magical Mystery Cure

Executive Producer Duane A. Sikes presents Magical Mystery Cure, a short film directed by Ryan P. Dean (June, Last Shift, Annabelle Hooper & the Ghosts of Nantucket and Undertaking) and written by Sharon Y. Cobb (June, False Confessions of a True Hollywood Screenwriter), starring Towns W. Sanford (June, The Devil[…]

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