Have It All // Daily Short Picks

Have It All

Have It All is the true story of one meeting, one baby, and one big myth. In this five-minute action comedy, a simple phone call is enough to catapult Jill down an impossible path until she discovers that the real enemy she’s up against…is expectation. Director’s Statement I’m a writer/director/actress,[…]

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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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A PSA For Teenage Girls On Halloween

A PSA For Teenage Girls On Halloween

After a rash of deaths occurred last Halloween, we were commissioned to make a short film that highlights the dangers involved with an old myth that’s become popular among teens. Director’s Statement This film is based on a little known myth I read about a few years back. We changed[…]

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Pandora's Box // Daily Short Pick

Pandora’s Box

Pandora’s Box is an alternate definition of the greek myth surrounding Pandora and the container/box she is given. This reawakening envisions Pandora releasing time itself to rule as the cause, evil being the effect. Answering the curse of this relentless flow of less time, we are forced to save and[…]

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Clearing Spaces V || Daily Short Picks

Clearing Spaces V

’Clearing Spaces V’ is a reinterpretation of a myth that follows a goddess and her mysterious descent into the Underworld. The Seven Treatments lead to a surprising transformation.

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The Heart of Sky || Featured Short Film

The Heart of Sky

Taking inspiration from Mayan myth, a story about how lives might have been created on earth, in a science fiction style. The myths run deep in Jimmy Yuan’s imaginary depiction humanity’s first steps. Created entirely in CG mainly due to budgetary constraints, the film tells an impressive story in a[…]

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As They Continue to Fall || Featured Short Film

As They Continue to Fall

A homeless man that hunts fallen angels in a city slowly falling apart. The anti-hero has become a movie-goer’s delight over the years, taking us away from the blatant good guy working for the greater part of humanity. Nikhil Bhagat introduces a new, dark-knitted story, as a base and introduction[…]

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Selkie

In this modern adaptation of an Irish myth, a wayward selkie (a seal that can turn itself into a human) has followed a school of herring up the Delaware river when her seal skin is captured by a man from the Fishtown neighborhood of Philadelphia. A story about the people[…]

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Arcanum | Short Film Trailer

Arcanum

Parker, Emma and Lucas encounter a mythical body of water.

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Crowdfunding Picks We Dig | Devil's Horse

Devil’s Horse

DEVIL’S HORSE is a dark dramatic comedy about Brad. Newly single, Brad finds himself back in his Louisiana hometown. The alienation from his roots and his clumsy attempt to cling to the past come to a head when, on a sweltering afternoon drive, Brad literally runs into a Louisiana myth[…]

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