Missed Connection // Daily Short Picks

Missed Connection

After one girl drops her phone in the toilet, she must work to get it back on so she doesn’t lose the connection of a lifetime. Director’s Statement I made this to heighten the idea that we put so much pressure on obtaining a potential partner and as a result[…]

Read More »
Say Cheese // Daily Short Picks

Say Cheese

Jessa finds pictures of herself, on her phone, taken while she was asleep. The mystery surrounding these pictures unravels as she confronts her boyfriend. Director’s Statement For Say Cheese, I wanted to challenge myself on keeping the audience’s attention, maintaining the suspense, but revealing only very little and slowly. I[…]

Read More »
The Cloud // Daily Short Picks

The Cloud

Mike is trapped in an elevator. His only solution is “The Cloud” an Operating System Phone which saves a copy of his brain.

Read More »
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.

Read More »
Old Man || Daily Short Picks

Old Man

For more then 20 years Charles Manson has refused to communicate to the outside world. Until now. These are actual never before heard phone conversations between Canadian best selling author Marlin Marynick and Charles Manson.

Read More »
Connectivity Lost || Daily Short Picks

Connectivity Lost

New technology makes our lives easier and amazes us with the arising possibilities. However it can also make us an alligator’s lunch! Better play it safe! I directed the short film “Connectivity Lost” as a statement for not using your mobile device as a substitute for common sense. Slavishly following[…]

Read More »
I'm Sixteen || Daily Short Picks

I’m Sixteen

One night, a hot-headed, lonely teenager calls a sex hotline from a London phone box, desperately looking for a sexual experience.

Read More »
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[…]

Read More »

The Small Time

This is the pilot for a new web series The Small Time about a hapless literary agent as he tries to find the next big author. 5-time Emmy™ nominee and Golden Globe™ winner Jill Eikenberry joins her husband, Emmy™ and Golden Globe™ nominee Michael Tucker back on the small screen[…]

Read More »

Insolite

An emotionally unstable teenager comes home to find his father engaged in an act that triggers him to take an unsettling decision.

Read More »

The Best Shorts in Your Inbox!

Every week we send an email with the top short films from Film Shortage.


Subscribe!