An unsupervised young girl wanders into a neighbor’s house looking for her lost dog only to find something else unexpectedly lost. Oh, how we love a good one-shot short film. While becoming an increasing go-to challenge for young filmmakers, one-shot films can easily become a logistics nightmare – but if[…]
A “one-take” slasher film about a teenage girl who lures a masked killer by purposely committing horror movie sins. Not the typical slasher film you’ve grown to get used to. Night of the Slasher has all the clichés you would expect from a slasher; the half-naked dancing, sex, alcohol, drugs[…]
In one continuous shot, a man has a public meltdown in the middle of a residential cul-de-sac. What unfolds is a constantly shifting scenario in which community’s cultish public shaming is taken to extreme heights. From the conceptualized mind of Paul Trillo, we get a quasi-impossible – one continuous shot[…]
WAITING, a 3 minute single scene vignette about Kathryn, Joe, Brooke, Lily and Sara, their lives intersecting and overlapping in the ladies room at a Manhattan wedding reception. In sharp contrast to my previous short film, “The Rain Collector” about women in science in Victorian England, I wanted to do[…]
Anna contemplates a big decision while waiting for someone in a cafe. The movie was produced by Zen Design Studios and inspired by a documentary All About Mothers Inspired by a documentary exploring the relationship between mothers and their children (All About Mothers), and produced by Zen Design, Daniel Montanarini’s[…]
PLAYBACK is a three-minute film shot in one take, which makes the suspense it conjures up all the more impressive. When a man’s television mysteriously shows him a brutal murder being committed in his building, a scream from the hallway compels him to investigate. What he stumbles upon will change[…]
Remake of a scene from The Passenger by Michelangelo Antonioni (1975) in one long take and in a thriller way.
Officer Arnaud loved his Mom. Some films are just full of surprises. You can’t say there are many films out there that will make you cry a little, laugh a lot, and make you want to spend some time talking with those you love. Thunder Road is a masterpiece in[…]
Love hurts. Starring Jim Sturgess (One Day / Cloud Atlas) and Stacy Martin (Nymphomaniac / High Rise).
Post-Apocalyptic drama, shot in one continuous take. Starring Brian McCardie (Filth, The Damned United, Rob Roy) and Kim Vithana (Law & Order: UK, Waking the Dead) After the Fray is set in the not so distant future and focuses on a military veteran recounting his experiences on the front lines[…]