Bullet Time - Shy Panther // Daily Short Picks

Bullet Time

A highway motel speaks to ideas of privacy and escape, spaces where temporary guests can find resignation, displaced from their past lives in search of something new. Shot on 16mm film, Bullet Time weaves the stories of four characters as they confront their identity within the motel walls – a[…]

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Galaxy Away // Daily Short Pick

Galaxy Away

“I got a good feelin’ ‘bout the new year..” ..says the ever-hopeful Ben, in an attempt to comfort his buddy, Leo, who has hit rock bottom after been laid-off from work. Leo is not convinced. One lonely night during the festive season, Leo mysteriously disappears from his motel room. Ben[…]

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Motel // Daily Short Picks


When a man wakes up in a motel, unsure of how he got there…what he finds leaves him speechless. Director’s Statement Based on a story by reddit user u/jagaimo314, Motel tells the story of a man who arrives in a seedy motel, unsure of how or why he is there.[…]

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Black Swell || Featured Short Film

Black Swell

A man tries to kill himself in a motel room. As stories about suicide are a common theme among short films, director Jake Honig takes us on a rather unfamiliar path, with a brilliantly executed compact story. Blessed with the presence of a known and accomplished actor like Richard Kind[…]

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Orbiting Without Sugar

Stuck in an emotionally abusive relationship, Rachel quickly decides she’s through waiting around in a dirty motel for her boyfriend Vince to return. When he finally does, he comes baring big news, large sums of cash and promises of a better future together. Their relationship escalates nearly to its to[…]

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Dirty Sheets

A couple goes to a motel to make a sex tape, but they soon find themselves questioning the strength of their relationship as they discuss the possibility of their film leaking. This could very well be the most heartbreaking moment of their lives together and, due to the circumstances, they[…]

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Call Back | Featured Short Film

Call Back

We all do things we regret, things we want to erase, forget, change Created on almost no budget, Call Back is a quick and effective film that captures us inside a brief moment of regret, where our our protagonist tries to figure out how he got into his dreaded predicament.[…]

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