Ever felt like you were missing something? Alice does. Tales of the ‘One In Ten’ is a social awareness campaign which explores the use of storytelling through animation. This web series is based on the real stories of Australian children from disadvantaged backgrounds who struggle daily with the effects of[…]
The Little Casanovas is a comedy that follows five boys sneak into an exclusive resort in Aqaba, Jordan. Mo Twine is the director to our loved featured – and 2012 top 10 short, ‘Bummer‘. twitter.com/mowtwine
Incorporating original poetry and music, this film explores the resilience of children in circumstances of trauma and loneliness, particularly their use of imagination as a tool for endurance and escape. Watch Shabnam’s short Dollhouse on Film Shortage. shabnampiryaei.com
The lives of a single father, Frank, and his two children, Roman and Rosemary, are threatened by an unknown presence in the forests of their backyard.
Mieke is being harassed by an inexplicable phenomenon. She is having nightmares and her children are acting strange. For no apparent reason her mother appears, after a long period without any contact. She tries to warn Mieke for impending doom. Has it something to do with the doll that one[…]
Italy, summer of 1987. The infamous “Killer” gang is initiating two new members, and it’s going to be messy.
In this wrenching tale of cruelty, injustice and escape, a young mother struggles to cope with the relentless and escalating bullying of her disabled teenage daughter.
A twelve year-old boy deals with the conflict between the innocence of childhood and the tribulations of growing up.
With the holidays quickly approaching I decided to gather up a few holiday-spirited shorts. But beware, these are not your typical Michael Bublé loving carol type short films. The three shorts all feature a twisted story behind their newly purchased or obtained toys.. And they are not so holiday-spirited! We[…]