PAGG // Featured Short

Pagg

In the aftermath of a hate crime, a Sikh American grapples with his fears and anxieties as he attempts to celebrate the 4th of July with his wife and infant son As tensions rise through various microaggressions and racially charged encounters, a Sikh American makes a tragic decision that changes[…]

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Pagg // Short Film Trailer

Pagg

In the aftermath of a hate crime, a Sikh American grapples with his fears and anxieties as he attempts to celebrate the 4th of July with his wife and infant son. As tensions rise through various microaggressions and racially charged encounters, he makes a tragic decision that changes his identity[…]

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Calling // Daily Short Picks

Calling

A violent event fractures the relationship between a Mexican American seamstress and her intellectually challenged adult son. Director’s Statement As a female filmmaker, I felt it is my obligation to talk about rape through a female perspective. That perspective would not depict the physical humiliation a woman undergoes through such[…]

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American Patriot // Daily Short Picks

American Patriot – Bobby Shelton

Bobby Shelton is the first subject in what we hope to be a series of mini docs entitled American Patriot. This is the story of Vietnam veteran Bobby Shelton’s time in the service and the bond he shared with the man who saved his life. Bobby recounts his memories from[…]

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Ocean Breeze // Daily Short Picks

Ocean Breeze

A French Canadian tourist visits an American beach town, but struggles to embrace what might be waiting outside of her hotel room. Director’s Statement Ocean Breeze was inspired by the hotel-based isolation I often feel when traveling for work and the anxiety that can accompany finding yourself in new and[…]

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Ocean Breeze // Short Film Trailer

Ocean Breeze

A French Canadian tourist visits an American beach town, but struggles to embrace what might be waiting outside of her hotel room.

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Kathmandude // Featured Short Film

Kathmandude

A burnt-out American globetrotter stumbles upon a psychedelic adventure in Kathmandu. Burnt-out addict Adam flees the wreckage of his past by traveling halfway around the world to Kathmandu, Nepal. After taking a psychedelic drug at a nightclub, Adam embarks on a trip that will bring him face-to-face with his inner[…]

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Men's Bridge // Daily Short Pick

Mei’s Bridge

Forced into an American high school by her parents, an isolated foreign student becomes attracted to her only friend, her female English tutor.

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Sanderson to Brackettville // Daily Short Picks

Sanderson to Brackettville

Inspired by films like Wim Wenders’ Paris, Texas and David Byrne’s True Stories, photographer Jason Lee set out to document residual American landscapes across Texas in early 2017 with large format color films for his recently released book A PLAIN VIEW. This short documentary follows Jason on the road during[…]

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La Macchia Rossa // Featured Short Film

La Macchia Rossa (The Red Stain)

Young American Billy brings a red-stained shirt to the dry-cleaning business of an elderly Italian couple. After he leaves, they spend hours spinning increasingly intricate, improbable yarns about the origin of the stain. People tempt to fringe when they hear the term branded films, but if done correctly, these can[…]

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