David Barr

A Modest Defeat // Daily Short Picks

A Modest Defeat

It’s civil war in suburbia between two young siblings. Big brother Tommy never plays fair, but eight-year-old Tiny has an elaborate plan up her sleeve and a faultless determination to put things right. Director’s Statement ‘A Modest Defeat’ celebrates a uniquely creative approach to brains over brawn. You can’t help[…]

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A Modest Defeat // Short Film Trailer

A Modest Defeat

It’s civil war in suburbia between two young siblings. Big brother Tommy never plays fair, but eight-year-old Tiny has an elaborate plan up her sleeve and a faultless determination to put things right. Premieres May 17 on Film Shortage!

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