Jess // Featured Short

Jess

A comedy about a superhero and her insecure boyfriend. After a botched laser eye surgery, Jess, an unassuming 29-year-old, becomes a superhero overnight This is the story of Jess’ boyfriend, Mike, who can’t handle his girlfriend’s newfound success of becoming an overnight superhero. It stars Ben Rameaka (Wolf of Wall[…]

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Tamarack // Daily Short Pick

Tamarack

In her later years, a woman reconstructs a disturbing childhood vacation, filled with unsettling rituals rooted in family history. Tamarack is an allegory for parental dread, environmental disaster, and the weight of legacy.

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Notes of an Insomniac // Daily Short Picks

Notes Of An Insomniac

Insomnia is a sibling of depression and anxiety. More and more common in our busy, achievement-focussed society. I wanted to make this film in the hope that others that struggle with mental health and sleep might feel a little less lonely.

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Apprehension // Daily Short Picks

Apprehension

A visual representation of a women’s anxiety in it’s day to day form. Apprehension is the concept of fear, anxiety, and nervousness. That sick feeling you get in your stomach. This is what many feel through everyday life. A constant reminder of how our minds are the most powerful force[…]

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Pigskin // Featured Short

Pigskin

When cheerleader Laurie accepts a date from the dreamy quarterback, a grisly manifestation of her own bodily insecurities pushes her into a self-destructive nightmare. ‘Pigskin‘ sinks deep into your skin. A seemingly sweet and innocent high school story holds its share anxious secrets as a cheerleader’s insecurities push her into[…]

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Presentation // Featured Short

Presentation

An anxiety-ridden high school girl is faced with the challenge of giving a class presentation. The anxiety is real in Danielle Kampf’s proof of concept film ‘Presentation’, where a young girl is faced with the challenge of giving a class presentation. We’ve all been there and all went through the[…]

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Seek First // Daily Short Picks

Seek First

This film is a short, symbolic adaption of Matthew 6:25-33. The film speaks to the issues of fear, anxiety and worry and communicates that God is the answer to all of these emotions that can plague humanity. God is a good father who knows our deepest needs and promises to[…]

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Stories we Tell Ourselves // Featured Short

Stories We Tell Ourselves

A man copes with abstract feelings of loss and anxiety as a long-term relationship comes to an end. “Stories We Tell Ourselves” explores the abstract feelings of loss, the chaos of thoughts, and the anxiety that comes from the strangeness of time and memories fading away. The story is told[…]

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Baraa // Daily Short Picks

Baraa

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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Monday // Daily Short Picks

MONDAY

Crushed by the tedium of her daily routine, a woman takes a leap of faith. Clara is suffocated by her commute, by her job, by her life. One day, drowning in anxiety, she finally reaches her breaking point. Monday is an experimental film that explores the boundaries of narrative with[…]

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