Quietus // Daily Short Picks

Quietus

Christina uses the immense noise from her collection of old CRT televisions to block out the voices in her head; until one day she has a power-cut which plunges her into the silence she’s always feared, where the voices have control. Director’s Statement I made this film to explore and[…]

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The Dream // Daily Short Picks

The Dream

The Dream is a surreal short film about the subconscious world of dreams interpreted through dance and sound. The woman’s journey symbolic of the awakening of our spirit where MAGIC dwells and inspiration runs free.

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Lost in Sound // Featured Short Film

Lost in Sound

A woman whose life has been accompanied by a cinematic score struggles to connect with people. Lost in Sound is an absurdly whimsical film which will certainly relate to many artistic minds who often dream up their own cinematic score to their life. The film is a collaboration between filmmaker[…]

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See / Saw || Daily Short Picks

See / Saw

Chock full of outraged aliens, wild dogs, Instagram malaise, and the private pursuits of the artist, See / Saw explores the relationship between image, text, and sound. Animators Case Jernigan and Erik Winkowski trade short stories, stringing together a flurry of imagery and messages. The two artists craft animation from[…]

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Volume | Crowdfunding Picks We Dig

Volume

The Loudest Superhero Movie Out There! Volume is an exciting story about a superhero that has the ability to create sounds that turn into reality. We want the world to know about Volume and we’re going to start out by telling his story with a kick-ass short film, keeping the[…]

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Daily Short Picks | Good Machine Gun Sound

Good Machine Gun Sound

Make an RRRR sound. Then make small bursts of Ts that force themselves through the R’s. A good machine gun sound. Now go play. Arvid is eight years old when he encounters death for the first time. We float with him through the strange landscape of grief that now surrounds[…]

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Inaudible | Featured Short Film

Inaudible

A musician becomes deaf and struggles to adapt to a new life. A smoothly styled animated film that lures us with its attentive detailing. ‘Inaudible’ is a magnificent piece and a great on example of how our visual perception becomes more attentive with the loss of sound. Inaudible is a[…]

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A Different Kind of Movement | Featured Short Film

A Different Kind of Movement

They hold each other briefly and don’t know quite how to move on from it. Ornana has gotten us used to fast pace and edgy animations over the last few years with their incredibly creative films like ‘Notes on (biology)‘, ‘Through The Sand‘ and their most recent ‘All of Your[…]

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20 Hz

Human hearing is capable of detecting sound waves between 20 and 20.000 Hz. … merely a small fraction of the frequency spectrum. Most sounds around us go unnoticed. twitter.com/ChristophKeller vimeo.com/chriskeller

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The Sound of Anomaly

The Sound of Anomaly

We rarely get the chance to talk about sound design and music in short films, but we cannot deny the importance of it to keep an audience intrigued and glued to the film for the entire length. The evidence could not be clearer in Salomon Lighthelm‘s incredible short film ‘Anomaly’,[…]

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