Tamarack // Daily Short Pick

Tamarack

In her later years, a woman reconstructs a disturbing childhood vacation, filled with unsettling rituals rooted in family history. Tamarack is an allegory for parental dread, environmental disaster, and the weight of legacy.

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Grid Girls // Daily Short Picks

Grid Girls

Grid Girls is a high-octane meditation on the young ladies of the car scene. Set between North Carolina and the Bronx, this short film by Georgia Krause explores the intersecting worlds of Alexus Motes and Mely B. Alexus is a fledgling driver who draws her strength from faith and her[…]

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Wine // Daily Short Picks

Wine

Gideon, a frustrated middle-aged accountant, wakes up after a heart attack and decides to continue his grandfather’s legacy: making wine.

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Norma's Colours // Daily Short Picks

Norma’s Colours

Following the death of her mother, Norma, Tina inherited her astonishing belongings, a collection built up during the course of Norma’s eighty-nine years. Over one hundred tiny mechanical birds, smock dresses engulfed with gardens and flowers, and countless rainbows of beaded necklaces and brooches are just some of the items[…]

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Cactus De Un Piso Deshabitado

“Cactus from an uninhabited apartment” (translated) is a tribute to my grandparents Santiago and Carmen, but also a poetic documentary and an audiovisual essay. On the one hand, the story focuses on the life and legacy of my grandparents —including the recently vacated apartment after my grandfather’s death. On the[…]

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A Portrait of Wild | Daily Short Picks

A Portrait of Wild

This is a film about love and the impact that a legacy left behind has on ones youth. Behind The Scenes kevinmclark.com

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Around The World in 80 Days

The brash, young Jules Verne Jr. has just decided to go around the world in 80 days in order to live up to the books, and their legacy, that have made his name famous around the world! naissance.tv

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Rocket | Crowdfunding Picks We Dig

Rocket

Rocket takes you out of your world and into the world of 1950’s dirt track racing. When a champion driver is killed right before he reaches the finish line of a 1947 locals race, his legacy falls on the shoulder of his only child…a daughter named Annie. Twelve years later,[…]

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While I’m Here | The Legacy Project

Thomas Weller, a.k.a. “The San Diego Highwayman” has been rescuing people stranded on the side of the road for 48 years. When he was 16 years old, he drove his car into a ditch. A man came along and rescued him, asking only that Thomas pay it forward one day.[…]

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Looms | Featured Short Film

Looms

Alone, without an heir to pass his family legacy, an againg farmer deliberates the purpose of his life. Honored by their family’s heritage, the Funk brothers were inspired to make a film that communicates the struggling spirit of a vanishing breed: The independent farmer. With so many inspirations, the film[…]

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