Drama

Mama Jane // Daily Short Picks

Mama Jane

An imminent death in the family puts a spotlight on the complex relationship of a free-spirited mother (Constance Shulman) and her twenty-something daughter (Jenny Donheiser).

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Little Shit // Featured Short

Little Shit

Paul has an attitude. He’s the kid you cross the road to avoid. The no-hoper you pray your children never become. But there’s more to Paul than meets the eye or the ear. A side that he only finds when he’s truly lost. Perhaps not the type of picture we’d[…]

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October // Short Film Trailer

October

In this poetic coming-of-age short drama, Dembe struggles against Ugandan attitudes toward gender and identity as she comes out to her mother as transgender and navigates her identity in a society opposed to it.

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Maplewood // Daily Short Picks

Maplewood

A short film about doing what you want versus what is expected of you, and skateboarding.

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Sleep On It // Daily Short Picks

Sleep on It

A quarrel puts things into perspective for a young couple mattress-shopping for their first apartment. Director’s Statement As the film’s writer/director, Sleep on It was an attempt to purge myself of past lovers, failed relationships and toxic intimacy. After putting pen to paper and conceptualizing the first draft, it quickly[…]

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Virtaus // Featured Short

VIRTAUS

A young woman, Iris, finds herself in a foreign city all alone, haunted by her past. She wanders the empty streets, until she meets a young man, Niko, who tries to dig deeper into her bleak past. VIRTAUS is a Finnish short film made by a passionate team of young[…]

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Unravel // Daily Short Picks

Unravel

Mary lives a lonely and isolated existence, meticulously documenting suspicious activity in the skies. When she connects with a fellow conspiracy theorist, she struggles to open up and reveal her secret: painful and mysterious fibres growing out of her skin. Unravel is a story about conspiracies, romance, and our powerful[…]

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Wine // Daily Short Picks

Wine

Gideon, a frustrated middle-aged accountant, wakes up after a heart attack and decides to continue his grandfather’s legacy: making wine.

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Fauve // Films de chez nous

Fauve

Set in a surface mine, two boys sink into a seemingly innocent power game with Mother Nature as the sole observer. Director Jeremy Comte’s heartfelt live action short portrays an innocent power game between two boys that escalates beyond their control. The film is a psychological thriller that places the[…]

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Dressed // Daily Short Picks

Dressed

Mags’ little sister Ella is recently out and full of pride — but after the collapse of her own engagement, Mags struggles to muster the energy to support anyone, including herself. Director’s Statement “Dressed” was written and filmed at the beginning of 2017, during a unique time in our cultural[…]

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