300 Miles // Daily Short Picks

300 Miles

Summary – Short and Sweet and thoughtful, a son goes to visit his divorcee estranged alcoholic father with a wedding invite for him too his wedding.

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Stillness is a Lie // Daily Short Picks

STILLNESS IS A LIE

Inspired by the Poem by Sylvia Plath using the themes and images and sounds from the poem of love and isolation – To Eva Descending the stair – Summary –Follows the narrative of the Poem Clocks cry: stillness is a lie, my dear; The wheels revolve, the universe keeps running.[…]

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!aouo !a!a wa // Documentary // Daily Short Picks

!aouo !a!a wa

!aouo !a!a wa – meaning „The Stumbling Cheetah“ in traditional San Bushmen language – tells the origin story of the fastest animal on land and interweaves it with the difficult situation today, in which these big cats are considered a pest by many livestock farmers. Director’s Statement In 2017 I[…]

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They wait For Us // Short Film Trailer

They Wait For Us

In an end-of-life care facility, a reclusive hospital worker starts to believe a coma patient is secretly communicating with him.

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Black Canaries // Featured Short Film

Black Canaries

Isolated, desperate, and haunted by his coal-stained birthright, Father continues his daily descent into the accursed Maple mine—even after it has crippled his ancestors and blinded his youngest son. Set in 1907 and based on director Jesse Kreitzer’s own coalmining heritage, Black Canaries is a powerful meditation on patrimony, loyalty,[…]

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Debbie Boon // Daily Short Picks

Debbie Boon – Fine Artist

Debbie Boon is a contemporary artist whose work is characterized by an energy and vivacity which reflects the joie de vivre she feels when faced with a subject that captures her imagination. Working in partnership with Debbie and The Norfolk Wildlife Trust we told the story of what inspires her[…]

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I Know I Shouldn't Like It, But I Do // Daily Short Picks

I Know I Shouldn’t Like It, But I Do

Written initially as part of a collection of poetry, I Know I Shouldn’t Like It, But I Do, is an adapted list poem, written and directed by Ben Williams-Butt. It explores the depravity of the everyday human psyche, and the complex Freudian wants and needs of everyone – whether they[…]

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Hermanos // Daily Short Picks

Hermanos

“Hermanos” is the story of Juan and Mateo, two childhood friends whose older brothers are leaders of rival Latino street gangs. It’s about the struggle to maintain a friendship while staying loyal to family in an unforgiving neighborhood.

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Another Cancer Movie // Daily Short Picks

Another Cancer Movie

Bobby, a young hospice caretaker, and his elderly cancer patient Geraldine have formed a deeply honest and beautiful connection with each other as she lays on her deathbed moments away from the end. But are Bobby and Geraldine simply just friends or is it actually something more? Another Cancer Movie[…]

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