Fantasy

In Full Bloom // Featured Short

In Full Bloom

The story of Cecile, an older Vietnamese-American hoarder, whose life is upended when worms open a black hole in her house and threaten to take all her belongings Grief can create an enormous hole in someone’s life, a seemingly insurmountable growing mass that sucks in everything within its path. Written[…]

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Mino // Short Film Trailer

MINO: A DIASPORIC MYTH

In the utopic haven of Biamara, a Coven of Black women who can conceive without men must consider denouncing one of their own when she chooses to defy the all female code and self produce a male child.

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Wake Up // Daily Short Picks

Wake Up!

Broken, battered, and running from life, GUY, finds himself caught at a dead end. With no other way but through, he enters the rabbit hole and discovers a fantastical world full of hypnotic personalities. Captivated by curiosity and frightened from the truth, Guy must bare his soul and achieve the[…]

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Dazzle Beast // Daily Short Picks

Dazzle Beast

When her mother goes missing, a teenager gifted with black magic must turn to the savage world of bounty hunting to support her little sister. Director Statement When making this short film, I had 3 goals…1) Inspired by the fantasy films (Edward Scissorhands, It’s A Wonderful Life) that captured my[…]

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Flight // Daily Short Picks

Flight- If Life Had a Safety Demonstration

Pulling apart the most recognized piece of choreography- the inflight safety demonstration to create an intimate journey of rebellion and finding your own voice against the boundaries of society. Director’s Statement I wanted to explore in a very abstract way the idea of conforming to gendered expectations and the mask[…]

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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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Selkie // Daily Short Picks

Selkie

A wayward selkie (a seal that can turn itself into a human) has followed a school of herring up the Delaware river when her seal skin is captured by a man from the Fishtown neighborhood of Philadelphia. Director’s Statement A “selkie” is a seal that can shed its skin and[…]

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Dark spectre 2 // Daily Short Picks

Dark Specter 2

He’s mean. He’s angry. He’s hell-bent on global destruction. If only he can get his mom home in time for dinner and Jeopardy, all will go as planned. Ah the challenges of balancing your dreams with real world responsibilities. Such is the story of supervillain, Dark Specter. In the first[…]

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Love in Kind // Daily Short Picks

Love in Kind

In a dark and strange world, a young man tries to break a vicious cycle of lust and murder. Director’s statement When my friend, Chris Voss, came to me with a script he had written, I immediately jumped at the chance to direct it. On the surface the story seemed[…]

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