Sci-Fi

Overpass // Daily Short Pick

Overpass

An unhinged homeless man searches for peace and safety from an assailant under a cold overpass. In order to conquer the dangerous circumstances he finds himself in, he relies on a mysterious inner strength only he understands.

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Ghost in The Shell // Featured Short Film

Give Up The Ghost

Bonnie and Clyde in dystopia. ‘Give Up The Ghost’ visualises a cold near-future cityscape, set against the brutalist, concrete architecture of South East London. The four minute short film, shot on super 16mm and scored by London band Imperial Daze, depicts the story of a fugitive couple on the run[…]

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Stop:Watch // Daily Short Picks

Stop:Watch

In a dystopian near future, Catherine, a dissident scientist imprisoned in the notorious Marozia Institute, is given a bowl of food before being led to an interrogation room where she finds herself part of a sick game, invented by the prison Governor, that utilises the very machine for which she[…]

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Common Structure // Daily Short Picks

Common Structure

With a possible singularity on the horizon, two friends bound by curiosity and companionship embark on a dangerous journey towards its alluring core. Surreal and impulsive; their journey is tested by their changing priorities. When one challenges the other, we begin to realize that their reality may not be exactly[…]

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The Drone // Daily Short Picks

The Drone

A short film depicting a near future society entirely under surveillance. Leon is a highly qualified surveillance officer working for an undercover organisation. He never makes an error of judgement, but away from his work, Leon lives an isolated, monotonous, and mechanical life. This is about to change when he[…]

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Lucid Nation // Short Film Trailer

Lucid Nation

Two middle-schoolers try an experiment at home involving ping pong balls, red light, and white noise.

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The Fringe of Existence // Short Film Trailer

The Fringe of Existence

On the verge of death, a woman awakens only to find herself trapped in the unlikeliest of places. She must race time to find her way back to where it all started before it’s too late.

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Kaiju // Daily Short Picks

Kaiju

A city commemorates it’s most tragic moment with a unique annual performance. A love letter to giant monsters, grainy black and white films, and weird dreams. Director’s Notes I can’t remember exactly where this idea came from. I think even more than making a film about a giant creature, I[…]

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A Date in 2025 // Featured Short Film

A Date in 2025

In the year 2025, ​a young man’s superintelligent AI system tells him that he must go on a date or face certain suicide from loneliness. When Daniel’s superintelligent AI, ‘Counselor’ (Siri on steroids), finds out that he’s been dreaming about one of the girls in his virtua-class, Counselor persuades him[…]

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