The Red Dawn story draws a parallel between two destinies, that of a king and that of a volcano. They confess to us their regrets and their incapacity to manage their own power. “Vanity presides high on a mountain ; everything on the plainbelow seems irrelevant”. – Henri-Frédéric Amiel
In the not-too-distant future, a tenuous peace between humans and remarkably humanlike “machines” is tested when synthetics begin spontaneously exploding. The war between humans and machines is now a familiar fiction story seen through numerous films in an increasing fashion over the last three decades – with each passing year[…]
While fighting the Vietnam war, both sides face a new kind of threat that neither of them were prepared for. Firebase is Neill Blomkamp’s second of three experimental shorts recently released via his latest baby project Oats Studios. You can see Neill’s 3rd terrifying film Zygote, right here on Film[…]
♀ is a short music video about women seen through the angle of the media and a dominated men culture.
Created in 48 hours for the Sci-Fi Film Challenge 2016, involving a multi-location shoot, worldwide cast, special effects, multiple languages, badass custom props and VFX!
Our friends over at The Art of The Title have been inspiring us for years with incredible in-depth interviews of some of our favorite title sequences in film and TV shows. I think that we can all agree that a film’s title sequence will not make or break the film[…]
A journey towards self discovery. Set in the distant future, the film follows an explorer on his metaphorical journey through all of the hardships one faces when trying to find his inner voice. While trying to figure out what we’ve been watching for the first few minutes (was it a[…]
At the end of 21st century, mankind was facing global resource depletion. Space Rovers were sent out to find potential inhabitable planets. Planet Unknown is a glorious little animated film created as a thesis film by 3D animator Shawn Wang. In the likes of some famous cinematic space robots, Shawn[…]
2016 is gone, but not forgotten! We are thrilled to bring back our Top 10 selection of the last year. The list includes shorts that have touched us and inspired us the most, with either their stories, visual effects or originality. These are films featured on Film Shortage in 2016,[…]
A man fights his way back to his fading reality.