The Darkroom // Daily Short Picks

The Darkroom

A photographer wrestles with a void in his life after his brother passes away suddenly. His emotional anguish does not prohibit him from bringing something positive out of the experience. Captured across Iceland and Australia, this exploratory documentary shows a journey both mental and physical. Director’s Statement Stories are something[…]

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i Come From The Fire City // Daily Short Picks

I Come From The Fire City

A visual interpretation of the poem by Eve L. Ewing, adapted to 16mm motion picture film. Official Selection: Raindance Film Festival // HollyShorts Film Festival The poem appears in Eve’s book Electric Arches, stories of her time growing up in Chicago. From Haymarket books: ‘Electric Arches is an imaginative exploration[…]

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Down Again // Daily Short Picks

Down Again

Down Again is an exploration of the connection between mental illness and creativity told through the lens of photographer and Chimaira frontman Mark Hunter. The film explores the catharsis of making music and art and how the result affects the fans. Director Statement Down Again is a very personal project[…]

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Landmark // Daily Short Pick

LANDMARK

Beauty and the Bit is a world-renowned architectural communication firm and Landmark is our first serious animation short film. It is a Project made with the intention of exploring other languages in architectural animation. It is our attempt to add emotional content, strong storytelling and art direction to it. We[…]

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Sempiternal // Daily Short Picks

Sempiternal

• 3 months • 1 van • Pía Mía, Noa • A creative exploration into life’s most sacred values: love, freedom, compassion and accessing the present moment. Follow the story of a courageous man who reflects on the profound journey onto new worlds that changed his life. Director’s Statement This[…]

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Yeah But No - My Secret Beating // Daily Short Picks

Yeah But No – “My Secret Beating”

This video is an exploration of self isolation. It represents a loneliness and depression that can only come from alienating oneself. This depression can be a sinking whole that’s hard to surface from; but it can also be a semblance of peace in an otherwise chaotic world. Directors Statement From[…]

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Top 5 Trailers of 2017

Top 5 Trailers of 2017

As the year comes to an end, we can start taking a look back at what 2017 brought us. Once again we’re happy to bring back our Top 5 trailers that rocked the last year. With over 150 trailers to select from, varying in so many shapes, forms or sizes,[…]

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Alientologists // Short Film Trailer

Alientologists

An alien civilization is studying the human artifacts that float around the destroyed remains of Planet Earth. On their exploration ship, a curious alien breaks free of the monotony of his task and from the closed-mindedness of his co-workers when he discovers a pair of tap shoes, a jukebox, and[…]

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Our Star Trek: The Fifty Year Mission || Daily Short Picks

Our Star Trek: The Fifty Year Mission

An exploration of Gene Roddenberry’s Star Trek vision of humanity. After 50 years of Star Trek, how far has humanity come? How much further can we go? Director’s Statement In the wake of the 50th Anniversary of Star Trek, is Gene Roddenberry’s original vision for humanity still alive? Centered around[…]

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