Spread || Daily Short Picks

Spread

Late at night, with a string of prowling single men on the other end of the phone, a woman with a secret preys on unsuspecting victims through dating apps. Body-horror and monster folklore meet modern hook-up culture in this nocturnal short film.

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Alison || Daily Short Picks

Alison

In this poignant snapshot of the modern relationship, a dysfunctional night with his girlfriend challenges Jay to evaluate whether the rewards of intimacy and commitment are worth the complicated baggage that comes with.

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Acting In Short: Julian Casey - Modern Artist

Acting in Short: Julian Casey

You might remember Julian in ‘Death by Chocolate‘ by Dimitri Gochgarian, featured on Film Shortage back in 2015. Part of a new series called Modern Artists by Dimitri, episode 2 focuses on actor Julian Casey who tells us about the art of acting. Modern Artists – Episode 2: Julian Casey[…]

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Carloman - Fool || Daily Short Picks

Carloman – Fool

Carloman is a two-person music project in which Dominic Matar and Elliot Thompson, based in New York/Los Angeles, summon the forgotten souls of times past in order to tell their trivial stories to a modern audience with little-to-no attention span. The music video for Carloman’s new single “Fool” is directed[…]

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CRSHN ON U

For all those online-daters who have horror stories, “CRSHN ON U” is a stylish EDM nightmare date, glimpsing into the anonymity of online-dating and perils of modern-day courtship. Set in a surreal-noir world, C.O.U is a genre blender of horror, fashion and fantasy, wrapped up in a VFX-packed music video.

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In The Wake of Sirens | Daily Short Picks

In The Wake of Sirens

A modern interpretation of William Golding’s ‘Lord of the Flies’ set within the confines of a locked car.

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A Dealer's Tale | Daily Short Picks

The Dealer’s Tale

A modern retelling of Chaucer’s Canterbury Tale, The Pardoner’s Tale. The Dealer’s Tale follows two hit men in the search of death and a mysterious boy who helps them find Him.

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Daily Short Picks | Last Exit

Last Exit

A modern neo-noir thriller about the dangerous exit from a life of crime.

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A Gentleman Always

A son toils with meaning of manhood in this modern adaptation of Faulkner’s The Reivers facebook.com/JeanElieJr twitter.com/jeanElie_ instagram.com/jeanElie_ jeanelie.com

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Anomaly

Read our exclusive Q&A with score composer Anamog Set against the space-race canvas of the 1960’s, Anomaly is inspired by the traditional Christmas Nativity and explores, through a modern-day lens, the events of two-thousand years ago. It is a story about relationships that intertwine around an unprecedented astronomical event, as[…]

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