Encore // Daily Short Picks

Encore

It’s the 1950’s in London’s premiere entertainment district, the west end. The vibe is high but London is only just getting back on its feet after the devastation of the World War 2 blitz. Frank, the Nightguard, diligently watches over the theatre in the small hours, burning the midnight oil[…]

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A Tricky Treat // Daily Short Picks

A Tricky Treat

A man is kidnapped by a very strange family, and his fate is held in the hands of two kids. ‘A Tricky Treat’ presents a shocking tale of the unexpected with a twist.

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The Offer // Daily Short Picks

The Offer

A babysitter receives a strange text from an unknown number. Director’s Statement The idea here was to try and build a level of suspense without any character development or traditional dialogue. While these elements are typically crucial, I also believe that the genre of Horror challenges their importance to a[…]

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Aliens // Daily Short Picks

Aliens

A young woman arrives in a new city. She looks at the people around her and realizes that she doesn’t belong to that world, that everything is alien to her. Even so, she tries to pretend to be one of them, to fit into this strange place. Directors Notes Aliens[…]

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Spring: The Fairest of the Seasons // Daily Short Picks

Spring: The Fairest of the Seasons

Spring: The Fairest of the Seasons covers the life of a wannabe cowboy (Justin Phillip) as the changing country pulls him away from his ranching aspirations and into WWII, the burgeoning oil industry, and the strange world of ventriloquist dummy peddling. He has to balance his myriad of career paths[…]

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Orphyr || Daily Short Picks

Orphyr

And if nature gave you a little boost ? When he left his village’s bistro, Orphyr, a humble and naive peasant, has a strange encounter that will change his life.

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Drylands || Daily Short Picks

Drylands

A solitary shepherd is taking care of his pack. When the night is coming down, the animals notice something strange. Drylands captures the mood of a typical dry and austere landscape of a Catalan region and how a traditional shepherd wanders in it. Over a little line of story, the[…]

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The Jigsaw || Daily Short Picks

The Jigsaw

The purchase of a mystery Jigsaw Puzzle from a strange and unsettling vendor leads a man to an evening of frightening consequences.

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At Dawn || Daily Short Picks

At Dawn

The world around Jon is not the same as ours. Jon is an insomniac working nights delivering ice to bars and hospitals in London, an outsider Jon constantly self-medicates with sleeping pills, perpetually in a dream-like state. Strange things happen in dreams. When not working Jon obsesses over a homeless[…]

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The Infinite Space || Short Film Trailer

The Infinite Space

A little buddhist monk dares to believe in a secret which was revealed years ago in an old scripture…Strange events follow but will his belief make the impossible happen ?

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