The Wrong Swipe // Daily Short Picks

The Wrong Swipe

Things go astray when house mates use a new dating app to find love. Director’s Statement This film is the first in a trilogy of comedy short that I have written. Based very loosely on real-life events, all three are dark comedic takes on situations based in the world of[…]

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Je l'aime aussi // Daily Short Picks

Je l’aime aussi (I love her too)

A short film about not being able to let go. We find ourselves in a closed loop, that for a short moment seems to open as the clarity of our conscious appears. At this moment we are left alone with the paradox of choice and desire. Should we change? Director’s[…]

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Too Young For a Memoir // Daily Short Picks

Too Young for a Memoir

A man plunges into his reservoir of memory, nostalgia and regret. But he finds love there, and curiosity, and earnest dedication to personal expression. Stitched together with layered ink drawings, paintings, paper cutouts, collage and digital manipulation, Too Young for a Memoir lays bare the artist’s halting, anxious, misguided and[…]

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Touch // Daily Short Picks

Touch

Fragments of a love story, composed of point-of-view shots. Director’s Statement The concept of this film stemmed from a simple class exercise I did at Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema (Brooklyn College). The requirement was to shoot a short love story without showing the actors’ faces. I wanted to portray[…]

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After She's Gone // Daily Short Picks

After She’s Gone

When their only daughter suddenly dies, a grieving mother and father are forced to confront their once competitive relationship over her – and their failing relationship with each other. In this tale of love and loss, moving forward will require an acceptance the past. Director’s Statement This short was created[…]

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Como en Arcadia // Daily Short Picks

Como En Arcadia

Como en Arcadia (Just Like Arcadia) is a personal piece about the loss and mythification of youth and the magic and pain of platonic love. A journey into the beginning of times, when mortals lived like Gods, without worries and no caring about old age. A melancholic, dreamy intrusion back[…]

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The Ocean // Daily Short Picks

The Ocean

One woman’s universe expands the more she connects with her lover. An intimate lesbian love story told in contemporary dance, The Ocean celebrates love’s ultimate triumph over fear. Director’s Statement When Wallis first mentioned The Ocean – a new devotional song for her partner Tracey – I prodded her on[…]

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Comeback Kid // Featured Short

Comeback Kid

Young Hugh is haunted by a past life’s desires in this tale of reincarnation, revenge and lost love. So simple, yet incredibly twisted. The ‘Comeback Kid‘ is a haunting little comedy film directed by Ian Robertson as a graduation film from the National Film and Television School in the UK.[…]

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Pieces // Daily Short Picks

Pieces

A couple trying to figure out what love is and how it does and doesn’t change us.

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