One // Featured Short

ONE

Katie is a writer, tortured by alcoholism, she has made a prison for herself in her own home. We witness Katie’s battle of self-will and where her thinking leads. When one is too many and a thousand is never enough… ‘ONE’ is a winning script for competition ‘Challenge TRINITY’, run[…]

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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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Dance // Daily Short Picks

Dance

DANCE is a silent film for the digital age about how technology has affected modern courtship rituals. “Max”, our antihero, is paradoxically consumed by both self-centeredness and loneliness. Having ceded control of his social interactions to the perfectly curated world of his phone, he finds himself craving a meaningful relationship.[…]

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Detroit Diamond // Featured Short Film

Detroit Diamond

A childlike single mother, Diamond, has lost everything to her heroin addiction. In a last ditch effort to visit with the only person left in her life to love, Diamond, a heroin addict, must meet with a stern Children’s Protective Service agent. ‘Detroit Diamond‘ is a predominantly female driven cast[…]

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Hometown // Daily Short Pick

Hometown: A Portrait of the American Opioid Epidemic

An intimate look at the human faces of America’s current opioid epidemic. Seen through the eyes of a mother and the lens of a small town. Director’s Statement We set out to make a film that puts a human face to this tragic epidemic. A lot of people tend to[…]

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Binge // Daily Short Pick

Binge

BINGE follows identical twin sisters, Ani and Ale, and their addiction to popular teen-soap, Runyon. Although they are drifting apart, the sisters share a love for Johnny, the James Dean-esque main character of the show. As they binge-watch Runyon, one twin tries to navigate her first relationship while the other[…]

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Chocolate Queen // Short Film Trailer

Chocolate Queen

Danny has a secret – an addiction – and though he pretends to live a normal life, he can’t resist the delicious, sultry, seductive curves… of chocolate!

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Sweet Nothing || Daily Short Picks

Sweet Nothing

A vignette about a man awaking from the euphoric high of heroin, confronting the regrets of a life given to the addiction, and dealing with it the only way the he knows how. Director’s Statement In October 2008, my father died of a heroin overdose alone in his home after[…]

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With Your Crooked Heart || Daily Short Picks

With Your Crooked Heart

An estranged couple, a loveless house, and something in the shadows watching… After their only daughter leaves for college, Tom develops suspicions about the house, only furthering Jean’s contempt for her husband. Fueled by Tom’s stubborn Oxycontin addiction and Jean’s growing resentment, the couple comes face to face with the[…]

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Surrender | Daily Short Picks

Surrender

An alcoholic struggles to get through the day in a surreal and frightening world where his inner demons appear real. Haunted by his worst fears, his sanity starts to slip, as does what little control he has left over his addiction. Surrender is an attempt to immerse the viewer in[…]

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