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Monitor // Featured Short

MONITOR

A sleep-deprived corner store clerk wonders if he’s seeing things when a man mysteriously appears on his security camera feed… but not in the store itself. Monitor is a psychological-horror short directed by Ryan Polly and Matt Black. Despite it’s tight concept and minimalistic nature, the film is packed with[…]

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Many Moons // Featured Short

Many Moons

Shot during a REAL solar eclipse, Many Moons depicts a regret filled man who discovers his only chance to reconnect with the ghost of his wife is during the 1 minute and 50 seconds of totality under the shadow of the moon. Many Moons depicts a regret filled man who[…]

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The Chirping // Featured Short Film

The Chirping

At loggerheads again, this time over a mistakenly glimpsed laptop screen, a codependent mother and son strike a tenuous truce in order to rid their home of a maddening interloper. In ‘The Chirping’ we study the complex relationship between mother and son while madly searching for a chirping cricket in[…]

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Jesse's Girl // Featured Short

Jesse’s Girl

Ashley has second thoughts that come to a head during her bridal shower. The chaos crescendos to a fever pitch and Ashley takes explosive action to avoid a future she may regret. Hindsight may be 20/20, but it can’t undo past mistakes. Ashley falls victim to familial pressure and her[…]

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Reception // Featured Short Film

Reception

Two strangers trying to avoid the crowd at a wedding reception end up making an unexpected connection. Hitting it off with someone doesn’t usually happen in a snappy scene, it’s rather often an up and down ramble of awkward conversations that culminate into a spark of common interests. Joe Gillette’s[…]

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Incel // Featured Short Film

Incel

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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Remember The Sun // Featured Short

Remember The Sun

A psychological mystery thriller about a talented, yet troubled soul, who risks everything to preserve the memories of the woman he loves after she is gone through the use of future tech. Young and troubled soul, Bastian, lives to save the woman he loves, Ana, from a brain cancer through[…]

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F*ck Bunny // Featured Short

F*ck Bunny

A young woman tries to navigate issues of intimacy in a unique relationship after a traumatic event. F*ck Bunny is the 4th film in a filmmaker’s group rotating directorial series of 6 short films helmed by Jose Andres Cardona, Hunt Beaty, & Wesley Wingo in 2018. Watch the last film[…]

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The Idea of North // Featured Short Film

The Idea of North

Finding true north. When a film is able to craft such arduous detail from each individual shot, we are bound to enter an immersive experience. Through its chiming silence, Albert Choi’s ‘The Idea of North’ is almost therapeutical in nature. From beginning to end, we are set in this explorative[…]

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Kathmandude // Featured Short Film

Kathmandude

A burnt-out American globetrotter stumbles upon a psychedelic adventure in Kathmandu. Burnt-out addict Adam flees the wreckage of his past by traveling halfway around the world to Kathmandu, Nepal. After taking a psychedelic drug at a nightclub, Adam embarks on a trip that will bring him face-to-face with his inner[…]

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