Jueves // Daily Short Picks

JUEVES

A dark tale of two Spanish youths, living together in Spain, estranged from their family, and not conforming to a normal world. Their actions sending them down a dangerous path of indulgence, depravity and danger. One they might not return from.

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Don't Forget to Go Home // Crowdfunding Pick

Don’t Forget To Go Home

Don’t Forget To Go Home is a short film about two sisters who run from their cousin’s wedding to go on a drug-fuelled bender looking for love in all the wrong places. Tackling themes of diaspora mental health, family, queer sexuality and first love, all set in the back alleys and[…]

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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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Bad Deal // Daily Short Pick

Bad Deal

Derek has a tough day, but we’ve all been there, right?

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Hometown // Daily Short Pick

Hometown: A Portrait of the American Opioid Epidemic

An intimate look at the human faces of America’s current opioid epidemic. Seen through the eyes of a mother and the lens of a small town. Director’s Statement We set out to make a film that puts a human face to this tragic epidemic. A lot of people tend to[…]

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Best Comedies of 2017

Our Favorite Short Picks of 2017: Comedy Edition

After presenting our favorite Sci-Fi shorts from our 2017 Daily Short Picks selections, we now bring you the laugh fest from 2017 with the best comedies. Fill Your Heart With French Fries by Tamar Glezerman starring Auri Jackson, Lindsey Burdge & Scott Friend Watch Film Run Free by Raynor Arkenbout[…]

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It's Not what You Know // Featured Short Film

It’s Not What You Know

A man shows up at a Los Angeles house party with a plan and a mysterious lunchbox, but things take a turn when he runs into someone from his past. Out of a simple idea and some powerful moments, It’s Not What You Know came from friends staying at Ava[…]

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A Favor For Jerry // Daily Short Picks

A Favor for Jerry

A Favor for Jerry follows Khan (Khan Baykal, Always Shine, Not Interested) as he crosses NYC filling in for a pot-dealing friend on election day. Shot in real time on November 8 2016, the film freely mixes documentary and narrative elements. As events unfold, the actors directly incorporate the moment[…]

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Dance Robot || Daily Short Picks

Dance Robot

Randy Durden, 34, pill-addicted just got left by his cheating girlfriend. On the way to ‘The Pork Shelter’, their favorite BBQ-Hut, he takes an overdose of drugs in his truck. Arriving there he starts to mix up reality with his imagination. What then happens is beyond good and evil: DANCE[…]

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