Top 5 Trailers of 2017

Top 5 Trailers of 2017

As the year comes to an end, we can start taking a look back at what 2017 brought us. Once again we’re happy to bring back our Top 5 trailers that rocked the last year. With over 150 trailers to select from, varying in so many shapes, forms or sizes,[…]

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The 10 Best Movie Trailer Music Moments

The 10 Best Movie Trailer Music Moments

Watching movie previews can sometimes be more entertaining than the original movie you came to see. Effective movie trailers get audiences excited about the plot without giving away too many surprises. The greatest movie trailers do that and more with stunning images, memorable dialogue, and music that brings it all[…]

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Lina and Leo | Daily Short Picks

Lina and Leo

Lina and Leo is an offbeat dark comedy about a struggling middle-aged journalist hot on the trail of a recluse, surrealist artist for his next big story. But when he wakes up in the middle of nowhere, buried up to his shoulders with his chicken friend Lina tied to his[…]

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ReConception | Daily Short Picks

ReConception

A hell-bent bunch of boys break into an abandoned cargo trailer. Their conquest is interrupted by the owner of the vehicle’s unexpected return.

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How To Create An InstaTrailer

How To Create An Instagram Trailer

When Instagram introduced videos it became an addicting thing, and a whole new door opened up for filmmakers just as it first did to photographers. But things weren’t so smooth, creating quality movies on your phone wasn’t ideal so videos mainly served for dancing cats and concert snippets. And then[…]

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Where are the quality shorts?

Vimeo Vs YouTube Submission Analysis

In support of our YouTube Vs Vimeo article, we have decided to draw out our own stats after 2 years of collecting thousands of short film submissions. What we noticed was pretty interesting. Equal Submissions After thousands of submissions, the amount of shorts received from YouTube & Vimeo were fairly[…]

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Icarus Down | Featured Short Film

Icarus Down

Reviewed by Brandie Peters | hatmusings.com A military vessel is shot down in an unknown planet, creating darkness and chaos among its passengers. ICARUS DOWN is a short film that plays like the teaser trailer for a much bigger brain child. Filmmaker Paul Nicoletos grants us a brief glimpse into[…]

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Creating Beauty

Creating ‘Beauty’

A few months ago we received a teaser trailer from Colin L. Racicot that completely stunned us. It must have been a combination of music and flawless imagery, but this simple psychedelic trailer with only an empty room, a crystal vase and a tipped over chair with no people had[…]

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Helium – Oscar Nominated Short Film

A young boy Alfred is dying, but through the stories about HELIUM – a magical fantasy world, told by the hospital’s eccentric janitor Enzo, Alfred regain the joy and happiness of his life, and finds a safe haven away from daily life. Read our exclusive interview with director Anders Walter[…]

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Vine vs Instagram on Film Shortage

Vine vs Instagram

You have a Vine and Instagram account, but which one is better for you as a filmmaker? So your a filmmaker and you like to use social media. With so many competing apps and tools out there, which ones should you use for promoting your latest works? Facebook and Twitter[…]

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