Rock Bottom // Daily Short Picks

Rock Bottom

Welcome to Rock Bottom. It’s a filthy underground bar full of filthy underground bugs. Content for the film was gathered by working with Australian comedians. Their past and present routines were reworked (then rerecorded) to form the dialogue. Co-directors Nick Baker and Tristan Klein hope to turn the idea into[…]

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Jade of Death // Short Film Trailer

Jade of Death

Jade has a powerful ability. She can hear when and how people are going to die. She ran away from her hometown and gets by working at a seedy freak show carnival as the “Fortune-Teller of Death”, but now people are after her. There’s more to her past than she[…]

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Hola Paulina // Crowdfunding Pick

¡Hola, Paulina!

¡Hola, Paulina! is an anti-Trump, satirical, spoof telenovela. The eleven-part series is based in a world where President Trump’s wall has been built and follows the life of Paulina, a failed pop star from Hanwéll deported back to her hometown by her ex-lover… President Trump. When she arrives home her[…]

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12 Beers // Short Film Trailer

12 Beers

Once a year, longtime couple Danny and Sarah each drink 12 beers and decide if they’re going to re-up their lease and their relationship…or break up and go their separate ways. A six part comedic series created by Mike Camerlengo. Watch the entire series here:

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100 Bullets: Dead Ghosts // Featured Short Film

100 Bullets: Dead Ghosts

Set within the dark, dystopian and desperate confines of North Korea, 100 Bullets: Dead Ghosts is a singular online viewing experience. Four years in the making, this heavily researched web-series is unlike anything before it – boldly fusing the seminal comic book 100 Bullets with the oppressive, Orwellian landscapes of[…]

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Not a Plan || Daily Short Picks

Not a Plan – Not a Booty Call

If Ann and Ben don’t stop accidentally ruining each others’ birthdays, they’re not going to be best friends much longer. A joint party sounds like the natural solution, but that requires planning, and that brings up a whole host of issues and insecurities as Ann and Ben confront the fact[…]

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Downward Dog || Featured Short Film

Downward Dog

Martin, a stay at home dog, questions whether his life matters or not. Martin struggles with all the complexities of life that we humans do but through the eyes of a dog. Everyone has thought about it at least once, what’s going through your dog’s mind on a day-to-day basis,[…]

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Acting In Short: Julian Casey - Modern Artist

Acting in Short: Julian Casey

You might remember Julian in ‘Death by Chocolate‘ by Dimitri Gochgarian, featured on Film Shortage back in 2015. Part of a new series called Modern Artists by Dimitri, episode 2 focuses on actor Julian Casey who tells us about the art of acting. Modern Artists – Episode 2: Julian Casey[…]

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Make Like a Dog | Short Film Trailer

Make Like A Dog

Part-1 of Marriage. (In Short) film series. Frustrated, angry and infertile, Stanley and Elvira will try anything to pull their relationship out of the dog house. Support Marriage.(In Short) // Make Like a Dog on Thunderclap!

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Belle & Tina are Time Travelers

Belle and tina are time travelers is an animated lady centric pilot from onlyleigh and new form digital productions! full of geekyness, pop culture reference and.. time travel. When Pop culture enthusiast friend finds out her co-worker at the last DVD store in california has built a time machine, she[…]

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