Different / Sleep // Daily Short Picks

Different / Sleep

With dancers as our guides, we are taken on an exploratory journey through a strange, enigmatic house, encountering glimpses of those who have lived there, past and present. As different scenes and stories unfold, we begin to experience the dark beauty of a space both empty and inhabited. This short,[…]

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Stories we Tell Ourselves // Featured Short

Stories We Tell Ourselves

A man copes with abstract feelings of loss and anxiety as a long-term relationship comes to an end. “Stories We Tell Ourselves” explores the abstract feelings of loss, the chaos of thoughts, and the anxiety that comes from the strangeness of time and memories fading away. The story is told[…]

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SOOP // Daily Short Picks

SOOP

SOOP is a black comedy. Two detectives are called to investigate a strange death. They suspect food poisoning. They stay for lunch. They shouldn’t have.

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Rotary // Short film Trailer

Rotary

In 1968, a young babysitter’s evening is interrupted by strange and unsettling occurrences.

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Salient Minus Ten // Short Film Trailer

Salient Minus Ten

SALIENT MINUS TEN is the new Sci-Fi/Horror short film from award-winning filmmaker Emma Dark, and is a cerebral foray into the darker, more disturbing, side of Science Fiction. Adam Harper is an average man. And on an average day he suddenly finds himself catapulted into the strangest, reality changing game…[…]

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Encore // Daily Short Picks

Encore

It’s the 1950’s in London’s premiere entertainment district, the west end. The vibe is high but London is only just getting back on its feet after the devastation of the World War 2 blitz. Frank, the Nightguard, diligently watches over the theatre in the small hours, burning the midnight oil[…]

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A Tricky Treat // Daily Short Picks

A Tricky Treat

A man is kidnapped by a very strange family, and his fate is held in the hands of two kids. ‘A Tricky Treat’ presents a shocking tale of the unexpected with a twist.

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The Offer // Daily Short Picks

The Offer

A babysitter receives a strange text from an unknown number. Director’s Statement The idea here was to try and build a level of suspense without any character development or traditional dialogue. While these elements are typically crucial, I also believe that the genre of Horror challenges their importance to a[…]

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Aliens // Daily Short Picks

Aliens

A young woman arrives in a new city. She looks at the people around her and realizes that she doesn’t belong to that world, that everything is alien to her. Even so, she tries to pretend to be one of them, to fit into this strange place. Directors Notes Aliens[…]

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Spring: The Fairest of the Seasons // Daily Short Picks

Spring: The Fairest of the Seasons

Spring: The Fairest of the Seasons covers the life of a wannabe cowboy (Justin Phillip) as the changing country pulls him away from his ranching aspirations and into WWII, the burgeoning oil industry, and the strange world of ventriloquist dummy peddling. He has to balance his myriad of career paths[…]

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