The One // Daily Short Picks

The One

The One is an emotive and elegant art film designed to explore a key issue of our times. It’s a visual discourse inspired by the monumental ‘Me Too’ movement, showing differing visages of female strength, beauty, power and identity that unite to empower and inspire. The project was devised and[…]

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Comeback Kid // Featured Short

Comeback Kid

Young Hugh is haunted by a past life’s desires in this tale of reincarnation, revenge and lost love. So simple, yet incredibly twisted. The ‘Comeback Kid‘ is a haunting little comedy film directed by Ian Robertson as a graduation film from the National Film and Television School in the UK.[…]

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The Sermon // Featured Short Film

The Sermon

In an isolated church community in the English countryside, a powerful hate preacher prepares to deliver a sermon to his flock, but his daughter has a secret that could destroy them all. The Sermon is a short ‘Folk Horror’ dealing with sexuality, faith and oppression shot on 35mm film. In[…]

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Transmission // Daily Short Pick

TRANSMISSION

Welcome To Britannia. Together We Stand Alone. Director’s Statement TRANSMISSION was written during the height of the refugee crisis as a warning against the anticipated rise in British nationalism, which had been catalyzed by financial austerity and growing hysteria surrounding terrorism. We suspected people would sacrifice their freedoms on the[…]

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UB-13 // Daily Short Picks

UB-13

A short film set in a German WWI submarine. Following the misjudgement of its ambitious young captain, a WWI U-boat is forced to wait for a prolonged period on the bottom of the North Sea, facing the threat of enemy torpedo ships. This will cause unprecedented physical and mental challenges[…]

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Kingspin // Daily Short Picks

Kingspin

A series of events leads to the demise of an underground Romanian gang. In the midst of the chaos, unintentional partnerships seem to form.

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Rejected // Daily Short Picks

Rejected

A hilarious collection of animated television commercials that were rejected because of their creator’s failing grip on sanity. Rewind almost two decades, where the internet was still a little toddler learning to walk. ‘Rejected’ was one of the first films to really kick off the viral wagons of the video[…]

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Sofia // Daily Short Picks

Sofia

On his deathbed, an elderly man has a dream where he wanders through the memories that marked his life. Director’s Statement Sofia is my thesis project from film school, and the first narrative film I directed. While developing the project, I was preoccupied with the ways in which cinema could[…]

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Dress in Black // Daily Short Picks

Dress in Black

Over a passage of time, Olivia reflects on why she is struggling to get out of bed. Dress in Black is a 35mm narrative short, filmed with some of the last produced batch of Fuji Eterna Vivid motion picture film.

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Franky Fingers and the Apartment Upstairs

Franky Fingers & The Apartment Upstairs

A gritty sci-fi film about Franky Fingers, an aging brute who’s trying to escape the confines of an overpopulated concrete sprawl and a manipulative real estate agent. When the irritation of a life working in cramped and noisy apartment blocks becomes too much he snaps, methodically taking it out on[…]

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