Icarus // Daily Short Picks

Icarus

Icarus follows a young man’s choice to leave the surface of Mars in an attempt to rescue his mother.

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Con Amor // Featured Short Film

Con Amor

A single-mother is faced with a difficult decision that will define who she is – and how she loves. A young nurse and hard working mother sees her brother come home beaten and bloodied late night – but he said the other guy was much worse and left unconscious in[…]

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Glass Cage // Daily Short Picks

Glass Cage

Glass Cage is a mother daughter bedtime story about growing up in the world. It deals with societal paradigms and body issues. Like any good bedtime story it features projection mapping, explosions, and cgi. It was a complete passion project. Director’s Statement Often times films are a labor of love.[…]

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Chloe // Crowdfunding Picks

Chloe

An artist in the midst of a suicide attempt is visited by the daughter he didn’t know he had. James is a talented painter that has just completed his swan song piece and nailed it to his apartment wall. He had just begun committing suicide in the art gallery prison[…]

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Beautiful Dreamer // Featured Short Film

Beautiful Dreamer

A dying mother travels at near-light speed, bending time to watch her baby daughter grow up Beautiful Dreamer is a sci-fi, time travel tale set in a striking near future world of drones, robots, holograms and transport pods. But it’s also a personal story. A mother, facing a terminal disease,[…]

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Cross // Daily Short Picks

Cross

A young Filipino-American man is lured into the world of backyard boxing in order to save his mother’s life. This is a coming of age story that also looks at the intersection of Filipino and Mexican culture. Director’s Statement After spending my entire life disappointed with the cinematic representations of[…]

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La Invitada // Daily Short Picks

La Invitada (The Guest)

Vanesa returns home after an eighteen year absence to deal with news concerning her mother. Once there she will relive her past and discover something that will make her reconsider the meaning of her return.

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Wind Back // Daily Short Picks

Wind Back

A sealed door divides a little boy from his mother. He will go to great lengths to be with her, but when that barrier breaks down, the boy will have to become an adult.

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Sussurro // Daily Short Picks

Sussurro

Life is made of wishes and fears. In the life of a mother and her little daughter, Ingrid, fear meet desire, as they face the pane of absence. Together, they roam in this journey in which, from small gestures, stories and whispers, they find strength in the power of believing.

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Everything // Daily Short Picks

Everything

A mother is forced to take desperate actions to save the life of her cancer-stricken daughter when a bone marrow donor suddenly backs out of the life-saving procedure. Nearly 3,000 Americans die each year because they can’t find a bone marrow donor match. Only 2% of Americans are on the[…]

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