El Marionetista / Short Film Trailer

El Marionetista

Can love last forever? Sheltered in the darkness of his small puppet’s theater, Javier relives every day what was his most beautiful love story. One day, a mysterious character appears in his life, determined to take with him the most valuable thing Javier has.

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Gremlins: Recall // Featured Short Film

Gremlins: Recall

A company, The Wing Corporation, has developed a medicine that allows Mogwai to be sold as family pets. It doesn’t go well. For most 80’s and 90’s kids, nothing yells out Christmas spirit like a good Die Hard or the Gremlins movies. Luckily this year, director Ryan Patrick decided to[…]

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Cinéma Vérité || Daily Short Picks

Cinéma Vérité

A Short Puppet Drama. As 3rd year university student Chek Geronimo loses interest in his education, he begins to question his relationship with Celine, his best friend and projectionist at a soon to be closing independent cinema. Director’s Statement Making this film was a blast and I could not be[…]

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Mulva Lends a Hand | Daily Short Picks

Mulva Lends a Hand

Sometimes in a relationship you need help asking for what you really, really want. And that’s why Michelle has Mulva to lend a hand. A short raunch-com about finding your voice. Starring Erica Rhodes (@midnight) and Elisha Yaffe (BETTER CALL SAUL).

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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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A Way of Being

A wool puppet and a wooden bench are the characters in a huge foggy world. The puppet wants to leave it but find it harder then expected.

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Overtime | Featured Short Film

Overtime

A creator’s puppets must struggle to carry on after their master is gone. A bizarrely moving animation from Supinfocom students. Here’s a film we’ve been meaning to post for a very long time. ‘Overtime’ opened my eyes to the short film medium back in 2004, shortly before the days of[…]

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A way of Being

A puppet tries to leave its bench and explore its surroundings, a huge endless foggy white world. The journey will teach it to overcome its fears, but also to appreciate what it already had. vimeo.com/kobanimation

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The Dark Companion

Howard (a puppet) has an existential crisis and nervous breakdown when he, and only he, can see his puppeteer… a featureless, humanoid shape that always looms over him, that he calls his “Dark Companion”. His relationship with his wife and friends quickly breakdown, when no one believes him, forcing Howard[…]

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