Humankind // Daily Short Picks

Humankind

The TEDx Sydney 2018 titles explore this year’s topic of Humankind by taking us through museum galleries, where our present and potential future collide with the past. Modern subjects are mixed with classical forms, and the suspended animation of these sculptures kindles poignant evaluation of our current place within humanity’s[…]

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A Date in 2025 // Featured Short Film

A Date in 2025

In the year 2025, ​a young man’s superintelligent AI system tells him that he must go on a date or face certain suicide from loneliness. When Daniel’s superintelligent AI, ‘Counselor’ (Siri on steroids), finds out that he’s been dreaming about one of the girls in his virtua-class, Counselor persuades him[…]

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Ballistic // Daily Short Pick

BALLiSTIC

Ballistic is a short Sci-fi/Action Thriller that centers on Dana, a woman thrown into a fight for survival. Connolly’s film employs a constant and frenetic intercut across time periods. In the present, 20-something Dana is alone and relentlessly hunted by unnamed pursuers. All the while, an implant in her wrist[…]

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Seed // Daily Short Picks

Seed

In the near future, where resources have been regulated to the search for other habitat planets, a man receives a message suggesting they might be looking in the wrong place. Seed was made over 120 hours for the Playhouse West 120 Hour Sci-Fi Film Festival where it won Best Actor[…]

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Midnight Sweet // Daily Short Picks

Midnight Sweet

John was sulking through life when he discovered MONOLIFE, a revolutionary new product. But after getting a taste of the future, he wants more than just a taste.

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Fight Machine // Daily Short Picks

Fight Machine

Fight Machine imagines a near-future where advanced military grade prosthetic limbs are unleashed into society. What kind of changes will we see? This fictional documentary predicts immediate changes to our world – from Sports to more illicit activities. Finally concluding that this technology will usher in a new age –[…]

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Ding! // Trailer

Ding!

A lot can happen in two minutes. You could discover that the woman sitting across from you will, one day, become your future wife (now for the easy part of convincing her of that…). Or that Mr. Perfect has some serious mommy issues (I mean, why the hell did he[…]

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Homes of Hope // Daily Short Picks

Homes of Hope

In the self – destructive near future, where escaping to computer simulation becomes the only way out of the whole mess. A computer scientist Chris becomes the victim of his own invented VR world.

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Metta Via // Short Film Trailer

METTA VIA

‘Deliverance is initialized’. Set in the future It tells the story of a young woman who wakes up in a mysterious ‘temple like’ room and must figure out what her purpose is there.

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