Can You Take My Picture // Daily Short Picks

Can You Take My Picture

Nan tries to have a little control over her uncontrollable circumstance. A picture is worth a thousand words, but to Nan, it’s worth so many more. An uplifting tale about hope, struggle, and a lasting image. Director’s Statement “Can You Take My Picture” was an idea I was quietly mulling[…]

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Zayn - Satisfaction // Daily Short Picks

Satisfaction

Touching upon elements of spirituality that we feel and don’t voice, ‘Satisfaction’ expresses the mercurial beauty of a relationship set against the backdrop of an ongoing war. Underscored by lyrics about struggle and finding fulfilment, the story explores the nature of existential desolation and transcendence framed around love, loss and[…]

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Blue Bags Float in Saltwater // Daily Short Picks

Blue Bags Float in Saltwater

A fugitive husband and wife take shelter at a beach house during the off-season but struggle to agree on how to best hide their bag of money. Director’s Statement A fascinating quality of crime is that it’s one of those rare times when people make life-altering decisions at a moment’s[…]

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Brandon // Daily Short Picks

Brandon

On a make-or-break weekend with his girlfriend, a man is confronted with a new terrible reality. A revelation aimed right at his weakness. He struggles to be strong for her, as his psychologically worst-case scenario unfolds.

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Maddie // Daily Short Picks

Maddie

A typical Saturday night for twenty-something Maddie becomes a battle between who she is and who she could become. Director’s Statement Maddie was inspired by a traumatic incident I witnessed in Brooklyn, NY and the film explores what happens after surviving a tragic experience, and how one finds herself again.

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Los Tres Escalones // Short Film Trailer

Los tres escalones (The three steps)

Pedro lives in Cofete, an isolated beach of Fuerteventura. He abandoned his lifestyle to find out the obscure history of his family’s old house. “The three steps” tells a story of a man who decides not to give up and struggle against the elements.

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(A)utomated (I)rritation // Daily Short Picks

(A)utomated (I)rritation

In a world where machines are just as sentient and opinionated as people, a man struggles to make breakfast in a kitchen filled with appliances with a mind of their own. Jason wakes up from a hard night’s partying, with only a simple desire to have breakfast to help him[…]

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Forget Me Not // Daily Short Picks

Forget Me Not

Set in the 1970’s, the short film centers on two little girls, who struggle with their mother’s bipolar disease that constantly disrupts their lives and burdens them to grow up early. This semi-autobiographical film tells a story about the relationship between mother and daughters and how who takes care of[…]

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The Art of Flawsome // Crowdfunding Campaign

The Art of Flawsome

Antonia is a perfectionist film photographer trying to complete a collection of photos. However, the man who employed her isn’t convinced that Antonia’s collection is good enough and believes it needs something more. He gives her a week to complete her collection or he will use another photographer’s work. Antonia[…]

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Resistance // Daily Short Picks

RESISTANCE

Everyone of us knows the struggle Steve goes through: You got THE idea! You want to work it out! But a notorious friend sneaks back into your life. Will Steve find a way to survive this battle?

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