After losing everything in Superstorm Sandy, a devastated photographer tries to forget that she ever loved the sea. Until a mermaid appears, to seduce her into picking up her camera again. Pepper and the Salt Sea is a magical realism fable about holding on to your dreams against all odds.[…]
YOUNG SEA is a visual poem set to and inspired by the poem of the same name by Carl Sandburg. Director’s Statement YOUNG SEA is a visual poem drawn from multiple sources of inspiration. The first is Carl Sandburg’s poem of the same name, which is featured as the vocal[…]
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An ambitious marine navigation cadet is on the verge of cracking during his final exams. The recruit is haunted by an incident from his past — and fights to find a way to turn his personal demons into a source of strength. Mariner is a taut and unsettling drama by[…]
Set in the 70’s and inspired by the poem, Abide with Me by Henry Francis Lyte (1847), Eventide tells the story of Norman, a lonesome lighthouse keeper battling with depression, grief and doubt. As he prepares to take his own life and end his suffering, he is confronted by the[…]
Páll Pálsson has been a man of the sea for 36 years. With a life of fishing, comes a life of little sleep. Research shows that nearly half of Icelandic fishermen suffer from sleep-related disorders such as chronic fatigue and apnea.
A feature length thriller set on the Oregon Coast Inspired by 50s noir, early Roman Polanski films, Body Heat, and French films like Strangers by the Lake and See the Sea, I wanted to create a movie full of TWISTS AND TURNS where nothing (and no one) is exactly what[…]
When Leah’s mentally ill brother goes missing in an abandoned Sea Side Resort, she is forced to search through rotting homes and forgotten memories. Every door she opens, pulls her deeper into her brother’s world. “Sultan of the Sea” is an experimental narrative film about siblings, mental illness and abandoned[…]
This music video for the song “Running to the Sea” was initially shot as a short film. It features a man living in isolation, wrestling with a series of memories quickly becomes tangible.
A while back we featured a crowdfunding-campaign for the short film BON VOYAGE. With more than $ 57k gathered with a successful Kickstarter-Campaign, the film was shot in February this year in the Mediterranen sea, and is now ready to Premiere at the Palm Springs Short Film festival! Film Shortage[…]