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Steak Knife | Featured Short Film

Steak Knife

The Date with the Unexpected – A darkly wicked suspense-thriller, with a twisted smile… George gets a dinner date with the unexpected in this twisted dark thriller, Steak Knife. Written and directed by Ben Gutteridge, we are placed on the uncomfortable edge when George’s date with Julia is dominated by[…]

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Trial | Featured Short Film

Trial

A pioneering mind transfer procedure offers a quadriplegic soldier the chance of a new life… but at a terrible cost. Mixing science fiction with a mind thriller can always result into an interesting piece. Trial, by The Brothers Lynch, whilst being a standalone short, also works as a teaser for[…]

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1500 Words || Featured Short Film

1500 Words

When Stanley Franks visits his doctor, he’s told he only has 1500 Words left to live. How do you tell your wife you have 1500 words left to live? This is the crazy idea that came from James Menzies university work, which friend Andrew Chaplin decided to turn the short[…]

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Blue-Eyed Me | Featured Short Film

Blue-Eyed Me

This is the world of the 99-cent lifeform. Like a social media profile or an online shopping list tailored to our hobbies, we collect genetically modified pets, engineered to look like their owners. Welcome to the world of the 99 cent life form. Alexey Marfin brings us to a nearby[…]

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Deil Makes Work || Featured Short Film

Devil Makes Work

A visually dark and sinister short film illustrating the devil’s twisted view of humanity, our hopes and dreams, life, love and struggle together with the sacrifices we make for success. Guy Soulsby has captured our attention last year with the ‘Devil Makes Work’ trailer, which has just last week named[…]

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Predator: Dark Ages | Featured Short Film

Predator: Dark Ages

Set in the Middle ages, a group of war torn Templar Knights are tasked with hunting down a demon that plagues the countryside. Fan Films can take us to amazing places and times, and sometimes they can surprise us and make completely absurd ideas into reality. Welcome to the Middle[…]

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Pa. | Featured Short Film

Pa.

Many become very lost in terms of direction and motivation before they find, or realize, that which can bring meaning to their existence. ‘Pa.’ is an animated short created by Kapitolina Tcvetkova-Plotnikova that explores the concept of ‘homo scrutante’ – an idea that humans are always searching for their purpose.[…]

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Billy Boys | Featured Short Film

Billy Boys

3D printers are more accessible now than they have ever been and the reality is that to make a gun is as simple as the click of a button. ‘Billy Boys’ takes us to an eerily realistic problem we are going to have in the near future, if it’s not[…]

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State Zero | Featured Short Film

State Zero

The once beautiful and lively capital of Sweden has turned into a forbidding and abandoned city. A group of soldiers fly in to investigate an old surveillance tower that just went offline. Welcome to State Zero. Stockholm 2030. The once beautiful and lively capital of Sweden has turned into a[…]

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Chuck Steel : Raging Balls of Steel Justice

Chuck Steel: Raging Balls of Steel Justice

It’s not 1985 any more. It’s 1986, and Chuck Steel is ‘the best Goddamn cop on the force’ It’s not 1985 any more. It’s 1986, and Chuck Steel is ‘the best Goddamn cop on the force’ according to his long suffering boss, Captain Jack Schitt. But even this maverick, renegade,[…]

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