Black Swell || Featured Short Film

Black Swell

A man tries to kill himself in a motel room. As stories about suicide are a common theme among short films, director Jake Honig takes us on a rather unfamiliar path, with a brilliantly executed compact story. Blessed with the presence of a known and accomplished actor like Richard Kind[…]

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The Letter

A heartbroken New Yorker, who can’t even get his suicide letter right, meets a mysterious girl and a sweater-wearing dog who may ultimately save his life.

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Karma || Daily Short Picks

Karma

Even an addict, at the edge of darkness, still has somewhere left to go. Director’s Statement The way I see life after death. I see life as an evolutionary stage, a transition between higher plans. I consider the soul capable of reincarnating into a new body, countless times, depending on[…]

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Styx Inn || Short Trailer on Film Shortage

Styx Inn

In a highly capitalist society where the suicide rate is soaring, a 19-year-old pregnant girl is losing her willingness to live and decides to use the services of a hotel, the Styx Inn, specialized in assisted suicides. There, she meets a mysterious room service boy.

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Raw | Short Film Trailer

raw*

raw* follows the story of a troubled teen enchained by drug addiction, an ideological movement caught in the fire of extremism, and a family grieving the sudden suicide of a loved one. Seventeen-year-old Jakob Levin, forced to accept responsibility for his criminal behavior, unrepentant and unwilling, is sentenced to work[…]

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Roof Story

A gentleman’s suicide attempt takes an unexpected turn when he meets a beggar.

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Wake Up | Films de chez nous

Wake Up

Life: it’s all in your head. A debt collector (Michael Mando) has a nervous breakdown at work on the anniversary of his wife’s suicide (Amber Goldfarb). He is pulled between reality and a hallucinative journey into his subconscious as he desperately searches for a way to break free from his[…]

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Tourists

Two detectives investigate the scene of a suicide. Looks like an open and shut case…but looks can be deceiving. robmneilson.com

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A Man on The Edge

When a troubled man on a cliff top contemplates suicide he is interrupted by an unexpected stranger. amanontheedge.com facebook.com/AManOnTheEdge twitter.com/amanontheedgemo

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Top 5 Movies to Look Out For in 2016

Top 5 Movies to Look Out For in 2016

From animated remakes, to superhero adaptations, to long-awaited sequels, and even a poker flick; 2016 should be as good a year as any for movie fans. Picking just five was not an easy task for our staff, but we managed to finally agree on a shortlist of films we are[…]

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