The Copyist // Daily Pick

The Copyist

The office photocopier sees much more than we can imagine. In the darkness of the copy room anything can happen. The Copyist is the first narrative film ever made with a photocopier.

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Glossolalia Trailer

GLOSSOLALIA

Darkness follows an aspiring television faith healer who will do anything to be the best in Texas.

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Twosret // Featured Short

Twosret

When Tenacity awakens from darkness Her persistence was the story. Her tenacity, perseverance and a fearless heart, that of faith and conviction, were the chapters. The courageous queen of Thebes reigned as a sole ruler, and was the final pharaoh of the 19th Dynasty. She rose up bringing back the[…]

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The Offering // Daily Short Picks

The Offering

It’s about a girl begins a journey through the darkness until she reaches her goal; get to a house to snatch a soul. The resulting film reveals a foggy landscapes where the death the girl represents death and the house represents the sin, making a double symbolism with the tree[…]

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Outline // Short Film Trailer

Outline

Outline is about a young woman who spirals into darkness following the death of her mother, set against the isolating and desolate landscape of Norway. The short film is a character based study about grief and addiction, which shows the agonizing experience of losing someone, featuring Inga Ibsdotter Lilleaas.

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One in Five // Crowdfunding Pick

One in Five

A short film about postnatal depression One in Five is a 12 minute drama about an unlikely bond between two mothers, forged in the darkness of an episode of postnatal depression, from an award winning female team. 1 in 5 women experience a mental health condition during pregnancy, or in[…]

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Metamorphosis // Short Film Trailer

Metamorphosis

This film will recount the true story of Jon Smith and Bill Troester and the powerful transformation they experienced in their lives through the gospel. Bill and Jon’s childhoods were characterized by pain, disappointment and abuse. This drove them into lives of darkness, seeking for peace and relief from their[…]

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Beyond The Rainbow // Daily Short Picks

Beyond The Rainbow

Behind the Rainbow is a three minute experimental film. It’s told through the voice of a woman who loves the Gay community and thought she belonged. She was mistaken. When she looked deeper she saw the scars the LGBTQ community carry. We see her perspective as regular Gay men transform[…]

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Meiga // Daily Short Pick

MEIGA

Influenced by the work of the great “Kenneth Anger”, terror pop movie culture like Blair Witch Project and all the found footage / LoFi subculture. I have tried to tell the story of a luminous girl, through different temporal jumps, and how she advances into the occultism to finally stay[…]

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Lost Dogs // Daily Short Picks

잃어버린 개 / Lost Dogs

A woman ridiculed by her family longs to escape. Striking a deal with her brother to clear his illegal debt, she delves deeper into darkness.

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