Short Picks

Pandora's Box // Daily Short Pick

Pandora’s Box is an alternate definition of the greek myth surrounding Pandora and the container/box she is given. This reawakening envisions Pandora releasing time itself to rule as the cause, evil being the effect. Answering the curse of this relentless flow of less time, we are forced to save and[…]

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Junk // Daily Short Picks

A drama set in the north of England about two gay teenagers living rough. Tat and his boyfriend have returned back to Tat’s home town to try and get cash from his mother, but boyfriend has lost interest in Tat and seeks more dangerous company. When threatens to leave, Tat[…]

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Pale Naked Romance // Daily Short Picks

PALE NAKED ROMANCE is an affectionate and vulnerable piece that explores romance and all of it’s confusions. Director’s Statement Romance occupies almost my entire consciousness. For me, it’s my sole interest, my primary source of inspiration, and the driver of all creative endeavours. The thought of how partners and lovers[…]

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Submergence // Daily Short Picks

A bereaving mother relives an agonizing memory of her son through a fishbowl. Director’s Statement “Submergence” is an experimental narrative where I attempted to take the viewer back and forth from the real to surreal by juxtaposing and manipulating elements of sight and sound to evoke an emotion. Furthermore, my[…]

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Stop:Watch // Daily Short Picks

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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Alpha Fish // Daily Short Picks

Rodrigo the talking goldfish is at odds with his owner, Conner. He’s sick of performing tricks for Conner’s dates, and would rather be getting cozy with a lady of his own. Then one fateful night, Conner brings home Bianca, a beautiful marine biologist. Once Bianca meets Rodrigo, sparks fly —[…]

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Baraa // Daily Short Picks

When the long-awaited dream dies, the reality begins to circle around us and encage us in the claustrophobic space of our fears and distorting anxiety. Director’s Statement “Baraa” is my first year film, produced at Royal College of Art, where I am currently doing my Master’s Degree in Animation in[…]

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