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What I Wish You Said // Daily Short Picks

What I Wish You Said

In present day Brooklyn, a young woman and man on a date unexpectedly experience a manifestation from her traumatic past. She finds his too-quick supportive behavior a bit jarring. She wakes up from her daydream to discover that how he actually reacts proves his character, while leaving her in a[…]

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Rajam // Daily Short Pick

Rajam

A Syrian woman living under strict Sharia Law is accused of adultery, imprisoned and sentenced to death by stoning.

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In Exile // Daily Short Picks

In Exile

In Exile is a short abstract film about the feeling of ‘spiritual homelessness.’ Chasing a home that we will never reach.

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Joyeux Noel // Daily Short Picks

Joyeux Noël

A young woman navigates tradition during her first holiday season without her father. Director’s Statement It took me a full year after my father’s sudden passing to pick up a camera again. What better way to celebrate him than with a cinematic love letter to my comrades in melancholy? Joyeux[…]

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Hostess // Daily Short Picks

Hostess

In a seven and half minute unbroken shot, Gina struggles to keep the peace as an unwanted guest arrives at the time-travel themed party she is hosting. Is he a visitor from the future or just an intruder from the past? Directors Statement The film Hostess began with a conversation[…]

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Mercy // Daily Short Picks

Mercy

Mercy has decided it’s time to lose her virginity. There’s only one problem, she’s an agoraphobic who hasn’t left her house in 5 years.

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OSU // Daily Short Picks

OSU

Legendary Muay Thai fighter Kevin ‘The Soul Assassin’ Ross teamed up with Mr.Frank to tell the true story of how he overcame addiction and fought to chase his dreams. OSU is a beautifully personal short film, with a resoundingly universal message – the fiercest fight is always the one inside[…]

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i Come From The Fire City // Daily Short Picks

I Come From The Fire City

A visual interpretation of the poem by Eve L. Ewing, adapted to 16mm motion picture film. Official Selection: Raindance Film Festival // HollyShorts Film Festival The poem appears in Eve’s book Electric Arches, stories of her time growing up in Chicago. From Haymarket books: ‘Electric Arches is an imaginative exploration[…]

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Trophy Boy // Daily Short Pick

Trophy Boy

TROPHY BOY depicts the downward spiral of James – a spoiled narcissist, who believes his own social media profile without question. He is without doubt a beautiful boy. He also seems to have it all. But, just before his 30th birthday he is dumped by his wealthy benefactor. James now[…]

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