The Wound is Where The Light Is // Daily Short Picks

The Wound is Where the Light Enters

The Wound is Where the Light Enters explores the push and pull between love ad hate. Director’s Statement A poetic short by Iranian director and photographer Somayeh Jafari. Shifting between scenes of extreme intimacy and distance, “The Wound is Where The Light Enters” explores the push and pull between love[…]

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In The Campfire Light // Crowdfunding Pick

In The Campfire Light

In The Campfire Light is a dark, dramatic short film that illuminates the complexity of the American dream in all its glitter-addicted glory; positioning the aspiring performer in the spotlight, the film examines the susceptibility of ambition to exploitation, staging the elusive bewitching dance between power, sexuality, and its inevitable[…]

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Dreamland // Daily short Picks

Dreamland

A man becomes entwined in a battle between light and dark. A dance performance by Paul Vickers, based on a poem by Lewis Carroll.

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Do Not Go Gently Into That Good Night // Daily Short Picks

Do Not Go Gently Into That Good Night

Should we fear the light, or embrace it? Based around the iconic Dylan Thomas poem of the same name, Do Not Go Gently Into This Good Night uses interwoven art form vignettes to make a commentary on how the implementation of recent restrictive night-time laws and regulations within Sydney have[…]

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Encounters / Daily Short Picks

Encounters

A boy was born in a wrinkle between the waves of light and dark. His brain became stuck there, his eyes changed color. This is what his filter makes him see.

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Golden Shot || Featured Short Film

Golden Shot

Rusty machines living in their small houses, imagine that the sun will come and take them to the sky someday. A film built upon a small, simple moral idea of how satisfaction works. Created by talented Turkish animator Gökalp Gönen, Golden Shot (Altın Vuruş) is about enclosed rusty robots living[…]

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Slowly Rising || Daily Short Picks

Slowly Rising

Official music video for Beatsofreen ­- Slowly Rising. A seed was born beneath the sun, the source of all existence. The seed absorbed the light. It created more seeds like itself, gradually increasing in number. Time passed, but still their numbers slowly continued to rise, and before long they were[…]

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Our Deepest Fear || Daily Short Picks

Our Deepest Fear

One night during a photoshoot, I was rained out, and instead, took the brief time we had to film this short inspirational piece. I built the piece around a quote by Marianne Williamson: Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful[…]

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