For The Time Being // Short Film Trailer on Film Shortage

For The Time Being

Roman deals with alcohol and economical problems.The meeting with Mel will make him wonder about who he his and what he would like to change in his life.

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Taste of Love // Featured Short Film

Taste of Love

What is the taste of love? Could it be sweet, sour, bitter or even salty? A young woman on a quest for the taste of love: Taste of Love recalls past events, the most significant sexual moments of a young woman’s life. From her first intimate touch, that sweetly lingered[…]

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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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Bruised | Short Trailer

Bruised

Amelia is a self-employed house cleaner who is struggling with mental instability due to an ongoing work injury. Her body is slowly breaking down. The line between reality and delusion becomes blurry as she descends into a spiral of self medication and alcohol abuse. With nowhere to go and no[…]

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Awake

A young man at the end of his rope tracks down his birth father, and their encounter is a transformative event.

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Where I’m Calling From

The film follows a hard drinking 1960’s working man attempting to sober up at Frank Martin’s House, a boarding home for local drunks. Fighting with alcoholism, the men at Frank Martin’s swap stories to cope with the oncoming symptoms of withdrawal as they try to get their lives back on[…]

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Mastodon | Featured Short Film

Mastodon

Old memories and ghosts from the past resurface when John reluctantly agrees to help his now-alcoholic childhood friend. ‘Mastodon’ is a tightly rounded film that revolves around strong emotions and linking bonds between the past and present. The film is about three best friends who did everything together, getting into[…]

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Truant | Featured Short Film

Truant

Evan rides the bus all day instead of going to school. But one day he meets a girl who will give him a lesson he’ll never forget.

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