Blue Bags Float in Saltwater // Daily Short Picks

Blue Bags Float in Saltwater

A fugitive husband and wife take shelter at a beach house during the off-season but struggle to agree on how to best hide their bag of money. Director’s Statement A fascinating quality of crime is that it’s one of those rare times when people make life-altering decisions at a moment’s[…]

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Forever Eddie // Daily Short Picks

Forever Eddie

A jaded housewife takes matters into her own hands when her slobbish husband mistreats her precious dog Eddie. ‘Forever Eddie’ is a darkly comic tale that explores the dynamic within an extremely dysfunctional household at breaking point. Directors Statement ‘Forever Eddie’ is a darkly comic tale that explores the dynamic[…]

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Midnight Clear // Daily Short Picks

Midnight Clear

An unstable husband forces his family to celebrate a macabre and deadly Christmas.

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But You Didn't // Daily Short Picks

But You Didn’t

Based on an anonymous decades-old poem of the same name. It’s said that the author was widowed and died of old age. When her daughter was organizing her remains, she discovered this poem her mother had written to her father back then, titled “But You Didn’t”. Director’s Statement I found[…]

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Frigid // Featured Short

FRIGID

Exhausted by her newborn, a first-time mother’s home becomes a trap as her husband’s sinister intentions emerge. Inspired by true events. Frigid is a terrifying little story inspired by true events. Directed by Joe Kicak (Must Kill Karl) who’s mother suffered from a debilitating bipolar disorder that began when he[…]

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Dad // Short Film Trailer

Dad

Emilio, a devoted husband and father decides to have a vasectomy done. Before the procedure, he’s met with the news that nothing needed to be changed; he’s never been able to have kids. He now has to go home to face the family he thought was his.

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Maddie & Marc // Daily Short Picks

Maddie & Marc

During a lavish pre-wedding photoshoot, a neurotic bride is pushed to the limit when her childish husband attempts to postpone their impending nuptials.

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Here is Now // Daily Short Picks

Here is Now

Jessica has just turned 42 and is struggling to understand the emotional changes she is feeling. Her marriage is on the rocks and her husband, Michael has tried to smooth things over by throwing her a surprise birthday party. After the party, Jessica tries to confront her feelings about the[…]

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The Widow // Daily Short Picks

The Widow

A widow in waiting, Elaine is no longer able to look after her mentally ill husband. The film is an exploration of guilt, obligation and the weight of caring for someone despite one’s own fragility.

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AnimalsAnimalsAnimals // Featured Short Film

AnimalsAnimalsAnimals

A depressed house husband decides to take a journey into the unknown world of his own backyard. Animals Animals Animals follows Andy, a depressed house husband, who decides to take a journey into the unknown world of his own backyard. Andy’s journey leads him to a drug induced revelation courtesy[…]

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