Inherit The Earth // Daily Short Picks

Inherit the Earth

“Inherit The Earth” is a poetic encounter with five young people living in Southwest Baltimore. Conceived as a micro-documentary exploring the experience of food insecurity amount children in Baltimore’s inner city, this nine-minute film transcends both its original intent and genre to create a quiet meditation on kids and hope[…]

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Crowdfunding Pick // You'd Better Not Know

You’d Better Not Know

The film takes place both in Heaven and Earth. In Heaven the souls of small children who are going to be born for the first time are prepared to start their lives by the Teachers, the souls that decided not to be born. The main character is a boy who[…]

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Hatched // Daily Short Picks

Hatched

KAY has recently suffered a loss in her life. When her grief manifests itself as an obsession with why 41 children have gone missing in a National Park, Kay desperately searches for answers to uncover the cause. Starring Melissa Ponzio (Series Regular: “Teen Wolf,” “Chicago Fire” + “The Walking Dead,)[…]

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Amazing Kids Happen // Crowdfunding Pick We Dig

Amazing Kids Happen

The creator of award-winning animation Amazing Things Happen is fundraising to create a follow-up short where autistic children themselves will do the talking. This autism awareness animation will be narrated by 14 bright children who want to share their experiences in the autistic spectrum with their non-autistic peers so they[…]

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Coyote // Short Film Trailer

Coyote

A coyote loses his wife and children from an attack of wolfs. Anguished from human emotions he‘s trying to process the experience. Besides grief and delusion, evil takes up more and more space.

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Kami-Sama // Crowdfunding Pick

Kami-sama

“Kami-sama” is a horror film in the tradition of Japanese classics like Onibaba and Kwaidan. Seven year-old Ayumi refuses to finish her dinner. So her parents try to scare her straight with the tale of the Kami-sama, a spirit that punishes spoiled children who don’t eat their food. But Ayumi[…]

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Children of the Dust // Daily Short Picks

Children of the Dust

In 2017 I followed the staff and social workers of Blue Dragon Children’s Foundation as they navigated the streets of Hanoi, Vietnam, looking for kids in crisis. Whether through force or simply being born into dangerous situations, these kids are robbed of a future and thrown down into a life[…]

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Free Bird // Daily Short Picks

Free Bird

Many have children tend to be abandoned by their young mothers. Many mothers pursue attention and popularity and sometimes pick up jobs like stripers and become sugarbabys. This is a short about a child left behind, taken care of and almost raised by many different babysitters. The child reaches a[…]

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Ode to an Urn // Short Film Trailer

Ode to an Urn

When an old man meets a young boy and a girl, both young musicians, he befriends them and invites them to his home, he is left with disappointment only to later realize these children help him let go of something that he had been holding onto for a long time.

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Hellth Class // Short Film Trailer

HellthClass

A typical elementary school classroom. It’s mere minutes to the bell and the children anxiously await their escape from the drudgery of it all. However, an undercurrent of evil is brewing… And what happens next, could be anything but typical.

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