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Emma

Emma // Daily Short Picks

A woman discovers a playful ghost residing in her new apartment. Soon she realizes that there may be more to this spirit than fun and games. Director’s Statement We originally filmed this short to submit to David F. Sandberg’s #MyAnnabelleCreation horror competition. However, our lead actress (Chelsea) got sick toward[…]

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Dance

Dance // Daily Short Picks

DANCE is a silent film for the digital age about how technology has affected modern courtship rituals. “Max”, our antihero, is paradoxically consumed by both self-centeredness and loneliness. Having ceded control of his social interactions to the perfectly curated world of his phone, he finds himself craving a meaningful relationship.[…]

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Scrambled

Scrambled // Featured Short

After Esra misses her train late one evening, a discarded, living Rubik’s cube tries tries to get her attention in an attempt to get solved. This simple story set in an every day setting can easily become one of the most profound film’s we’ve seen all year. ‘Scrambled‘ tackles a[…]

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Incel

Incel // Featured Short Film

Sam is a reclusive young man who finds solace with those who share the same self-described title as him: Incel. When his countless real-life efforts at love fail, Sam turns to this anonymous community of the “involuntarily celibate” for help, but instead finds himself increasingly pushed towards extremism. Written and[…]

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Swim

Swim // Daily Short Picks

A young, naive swimming prodigy tries out for the nation’s top swim team, where he is pushed towards greatness by a militant swim coach. Director’s Statement Swim started off in a room with our writer, Matt, and I trying to explore a world that people would be familiar with, but[…]

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Overtime

Overtime // Featured Short Film

Stuck at the office working overtime, Ralph must race home before nightfall… or his terrible secret will be let loose. If your planning on working overtime this week, this will make you change your mind. Might also teach you to keep a safe distance to someone who’s been working long[…]

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Our Favorite Short Picks of 2017: Comedy Edition

Best Comedies of 2017

After presenting our favorite Sci-Fi shorts from our 2017 Daily Short Picks selections, we now bring you the laugh fest from 2017 with the best comedies. Fill Your Heart With French Fries by Tamar Glezerman starring Auri Jackson, Lindsey Burdge & Scott Friend Watch Film Run Free by Raynor Arkenbout[…]

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Terminally Happy

Terminally Happy // Featured Short Film

Through pharmaceutical experimentation, Dr. Louis W has developed an opiate that can put an end to the rising suicide rates plaguing a desolate yet fast-approaching future. TERMINALLY HAPPY begins in the middle of Louis’s final experimentation – on himself. Starring ALASTAIR MACKENZIE (Black Mirror), EMMA CAMPBELL-JONES (Doctor Who) and WILLIAM[…]

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Salient Minus Ten

Salient Minus Ten // Short Film Trailer

SALIENT MINUS TEN is the new Sci-Fi/Horror short film from award-winning filmmaker Emma Dark, and is a cerebral foray into the darker, more disturbing, side of Science Fiction. Adam Harper is an average man. And on an average day he suddenly finds himself catapulted into the strangest, reality changing game…[…]

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The Top Let Down Movies of 2017

Top Let Down Movies of 2017

2017 has been mostly a disappointing year for Hollywood. Apart from one or two flicks, nothing stuck with the audience. Many famous directors, production houses and even actors could not live up to their names. It was really a letdown for the fans who were expecting something exciting and memorable[…]

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