Mudfest // Daily Short Picks

Mudfest

Every year in June, a large crowd assembles on an otherwise unassuming farm in rural Wisconsin. A small meadow is filled with water and turned in to a giant mud pit for people to drive their custom-made tough trucks through. What started out twenty years ago with a small group[…]

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Evie // Crowdfunding Pick We Dig

Evie

Fourteen-year-old Evie Beekins has been kept from the world all her life. Raised on a compound in a cult-like rural community where her days are completely controlled and utterly routine, one day her parents drive her to a courthouse and inform her that today is her wedding day, whether she[…]

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Moose Limbs // Daily Short Picks

MOOSE LIMBS

MOOSE LIMBS ARE COMING TO YOUR TOWN! In a rural English village plagued by rats, an other-worldly new doctor arrives for his first day at work.

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Broker // Featured Short Film

Broker

Young people go missing in rural parts of Europe. This is happening to unsuspecting victims who become part of an underground world… where their organs are the only currency that’s worth anything. A lonesome man functioning as the middle guy – a broker – is witnessing what his business has[…]

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A Welcoming Place // Daily Short Picks

A Welcoming Place

A dead father and an secret house he never mentioned. Phillip moves out to the middle of nowhere to search for peace. What he finds may be much worse. ‘A Welcoming Place’ is a short sci-fi/thriller set in rural England. The film tackles themes of grief, isolation and what it[…]

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The Farm // Daily Short Picks

The Farm

On an isolated farm in rural England, a man seeks the truth behind his wife’s mysterious disappearance.

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Wild (Indomptable) || Crowdfunding Picks We Dig

Wild (Indomptable)

Supernatural short film set in rural 1930s, mixing a period-piece look with bold visuals inspired by Suspiria and Neon Demon. “You can tame wolves, but they will still be wolves.” Set in the 1930s, “Indomptable” (French: untameable; English title: Wild) follows Ida, a young French Canadian girl who, while spending[…]

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The Allure || Daily Short Picks

The Allure

This short film is a simple tale of love and loss, set against the backdrop of a road trip through rural Portugal. Without the need for dialogue, it conveys the mystical allure of falling in and out of love through a series of fleeting, humanist, moments. Like our protagonist, we[…]

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Nalongo || Daily Short Picks

Nalongo

After a lifelong career as a government midwife, Mary “Nalongo” Kamya retired from her job and set up a clinic in her own home in the rural district of Lutengo, Uganda. Nalongo (which means the mother of twins) now delivers babies in her rural community and works hard to educate[…]

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Chop | Daily Short Picks

Chop

Chop is an edgy and eerily silent short film that unfolds in a single location in real time. On a small rural farm, an older son tries to chop wood at the insistence of his father while his younger brother cruelly tests his fragile psyche.

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