Opening Night // Daily Short Picks

Opening Night

Chris is the drama director for a high school production of The Dark Knight: The Musical, and the show is falling apart. In order to heighten the drama between his leads, Chris begins a series of manipulations to pit them against each other. The thirst for a standing ovation leads[…]

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Denouement || Short Film Trailer

Denouement

A 1950s playwright battles his inner demons while putting on a theatrical production.

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Tomorrow, and tomorrow, and tomorrow // Daily Short Picks

Tomorrow, and tomorrow, and tomorrow

A working theatre actor questions her calling when she plays Lady Macduff in an increasingly violent production of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, with an internationally celebrated director.

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Get a chance to direct Maggie Gyllenhaal in your next short film

Cast Maggie Gyllenhaal in Your Next Short Film

The Jameson First Shot is looking for 3 new directors to shoot with Maggie Gyllenhaal for their 2016 edition, a once in a lifetime opportunity The Jameson First Shot is the brain child of Kevin Spacey & Trigger Street Productions (House of Cards, The Social Network) to create a platform[…]

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The Importance of a Script Editor

The Importance of Having A Script Editor

by Richard Hammond While reviewing the latest scripts and short films sent in to The Talent Bank it got me to thinking about the important role of the script editor on TV and film projects which have the required budget and I decided to delve into this a little deeper.[…]

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Man | Featured Short Film

Man

On the verge of forced retirement, a worn-out, ageing shearer, who once rained king of the high country, gets on the gear to keep up his numbers. When watching ‘Man’ we quickly grasp the overall production value of the film, where the attention to detail are subtly strutted through. The[…]

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YouTube or Vimeo? Which is best for your Short Film?

YouTube or Vimeo

Note: This post was originally published in November 2012 and has been revised and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness. So you created your short film, finished your post production, and you are now ready to post your film online. But where do you upload it? Some might say it’s easy,[…]

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After The Rain - VFX Breakdown

Creating Rain: Visual Effects Breakdown

Watch the full short: After The Rain After The Rain was a project that spanned over 11 years because of its production complexity. For 10 of those years it sat on the shelf as just an idea and an incomplete script. But in 2010 after purchasing After Effects CS5 (an[…]

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