Here is Now // Daily Short Picks

Here is Now

Jessica has just turned 42 and is struggling to understand the emotional changes she is feeling. Her marriage is on the rocks and her husband, Michael has tried to smooth things over by throwing her a surprise birthday party. After the party, Jessica tries to confront her feelings about the[…]

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Party Dress // Daily Short Picks

Party Dress

Themes of identity and belonging come to the fore when Harper, a 12 year-old tomboy, attends a birthday party in a very pink party dress. Starring Izzy Stannard (‘Good Girls’ on NBC), Party Dress was selected as a winner of the Glamour Magazine and Girlgaze’s #NewView film competition, which was[…]

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Happy Birthday // Daily Short Picks

Happy Birthday

An astronaut is sent on a mission to shut down the computer network on a destroyed mining colony, but on the way he discovers that there is a lone survivor on the planet. Is she a human, or a machine come to life? Inspired by Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness,[…]

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Birthday || Featured Short Film

Birthday

When a young military wife gets news that her Marine husband has been severely wounded in combat, she discovers that their life ahead is going to be an overwhelming – yet amazing – journey. We receive many emotionally driven films that hit a soft spot in our hearts, but it’s[…]

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Charlie Cloudhead || Daily Short Picks

Charlie Cloudhead

Charlie bottles up his problems into a cloud that floats above his head. A tense birthday diner with his wife forces him to confront his issues, with spectacular results. Starring Paul Higgins (Utopia, Thick of It) and Daisy Haggard (Episodes, Black Mirror)

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Eye For An Eye || Featured Short Film

Eye For An Eye

Once the party is over, Lilah and Echo decide to visit their once best friend, Claire, who just celebrated her birthday with her new boyfriend, Julian, to hand over a little present. Eye for an Eye is one of the 10 editorial fashion films commissioned by Vogue Italia and Fashion[…]

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Young Empires - Mercy || Daily Short Picks

Young Empires – Mercy

Crossed-wires, missed signals, miscommunications and disappointments. A shitty birthday, a butter cream cake and a dime-store cowboy seven seconds short of an eight second ride. Self-conceptions or self-deceptions. What goes on when the house lights go down? Is it pity, mercy, peace or just blind groping? And these two—the other[…]

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The Blood in our Veins || Daily Short Picks

The Blood in Our Veins

When Daniel Royas decides to take his ill mother, Alejandra, to be seen at a local clinic on his birthday, little do they know the terrible news that lies ahead. After being told that Alejandra has been diagnosed with cancer, Daniel must confront the realities of the situation; how to[…]

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