Inherit The Earth // Daily Short Picks

Inherit the Earth

“Inherit The Earth” is a poetic encounter with five young people living in Southwest Baltimore. Conceived as a micro-documentary exploring the experience of food insecurity amount children in Baltimore’s inner city, this nine-minute film transcends both its original intent and genre to create a quiet meditation on kids and hope[…]

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A Short Documentary About People Fighting // Daily Short Picks

A Short Documentary About People Fighting

Consensual violence is, bizarrely, quite intimate. There was only one hospital visit while making this film. Strangers, friends, lovers, and coworkers pair up to fist fight on camera. Exploring consent, trust, masculinity-femininity, and of course violence, this strange little film casts a surprisingly broad thematic net. If you’ve never been[…]

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Tomorrow // Featured Short

Tomorrow

W.H.O. is turning off all kind of medicine to reduce earth population and save human kind and planet Intensity, chills and a wide open view of what our potential Tomorrow can be. Created by Kuba Michalczuk and steaming inspiration from the 30 day Musicbed Challenge, we were quite surprised to[…]

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Deux Dollars // Featured Short

Deux Dollars

After a week of leave, Sylvie is back at the Quebec company where she has been an exemplary employee for more than 15 years. She is then requested to attend a bizarre meeting With a simple and isolated storyline taking us through Sylvie’s first day back from a work leave,[…]

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Fathers // Featured Short

Fathers

A powerful documentary that interrogates and challenges stereotypes surrounding the role of the black father in modern society “FATHERS” gives us an insight into the emotional and spiritual lives of a group of young black men, whose mental health is all too often disregarded. It charts their experiences navigating the[…]

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The Brain and You // Daily Short Pick

The Brain and You

An oblivious New Yorker goes for a leisurely stroll through downtown, completely immersed in his podcast “The Brain and You”. The podcast discusses the mental health of the president and the Dunning-Kruger effect, the psychology of confident people who lack the ability to see their own shortcomings. The man perpetually[…]

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Ovum // Daily Short Picks

Ovum

In the near future, a woman must make a life changing decision after a mind bending procedure. Director’s Statement I firmly believe great science fiction should hold a mirror to our society and challenge our deeply set traditions. That’s why I write humanistic sci-fi stories that take place in our[…]

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Sola // Daily Short Picks

Sola

Shot in Tijuana, Mexico over the course of three days with a Sony A7SII – Sola is a raw, candid portrait of a “stranger in a strange land.” The film follows Mimi Elashiry’s character as she wanders the city’s streets, clubs, beaches and back alleys. Mimi is far from home,[…]

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Strobe // Featured Short

Strobe

A troubled, teenage girl goes to extreme lengths on Twitter to make contact with a famous DJ In a world of raging social media obsessions, ‘Strobe’ delves into a teenage girl’s devotion to getting her favourite DJ’s attention. Wonderfully championed through it’s photography and sound design, the suspense levels are[…]

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