Hi-Glow Retro // Featured Short Film

Hi-Glow Retro

Tommy Ashby, a high school senior with severe social anxiety, decides to step out of his comfort zone to learn 70’s disco dancing. Hi-Glow Retro is an enormous ode to almost every teenage boy’s dream, but not without passing through the anxieties first. Directed by Alex Morsanutto and nicknaming this[…]

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Run Free // Daily Short Picks

Run Free

Escaping his execution at the hands of Nazi Soldiers, a rebellious Dutch teenager writes a brutally honest love letter to the girl who changed his life. Directors Statement It’s a story that originated from my own grandfather whom, during his time in the war, traveled from Amsterdam to the rural[…]

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Florence || Daily Short Picks

Florence

Florence is a teenager enraptured by her unusual perception of the world. Socially maladapted, she is misdiagnosed and prescribed psychotropic medication.

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Burnt Popcorn || Daily Short Picks

Burnt Popcorn

When a naive young woman is reluctant to break away from an unfulfilling dating situation, her father convinces her to handle it in an extreme way and complete her transition to adulthood.

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Rule of One || Daily Short Picks

Rule of One

in a future Britain where every family is restricted to one child, a rebellious teenager must learn to work with his father to keep a baby hidden from two agents dealing with population control.

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After Sophie || Daily Short Picks

After Sophie

A documentary filmmaker investigates the troubling suicide of a teenager. What she discovers is not what she expected.

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Dumb Luck || Daily Short Picks

Dumb Luck

A shy teenager is the unlikely winner of a three million dollar lottery jackpot. While it seems like a lucky break at first, the money slowly but surely starts to cause more trouble than it’s worth.

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Solo || Daily Short Picks

Solo

An Appalachian teenager (Tommy Nelson, MOONRISE KINGDOM) and his younger brother (Matthew Mindler, OUR IDIOT BROTHER) set off on foot from their small town, armed only with a pair of drumsticks. As the day progresses, the mystery of where they’re going – and why they’re going there – becomes heartbreakingly[…]

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Away From Here || Daily Short Picks

Away From Here

Awoken in the middle of the night, an angst ridden teenager Calvin must decide whether to leave his small town with his best friend or stay to support his family. Taking place over one night, this coming of age film explores Calvin’s search for freedom, testing his commitment to family,[…]

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