The Narrow World || Featured Short Film

The Narrow World

Scientists examine the sudden appearance of a giant alien creature in LA, and conflicting theories on why it’s there, what its motivations are, and why it seems to ignore all attempts at human interaction. Falling down the path of a sudden and unexpected alien arrival like some of our favorite[…]

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Breaking The Scene: on the set of Intruders

Breaking The Scene: Intruders

For our next scene break we turned to some home talent and an underground comic book inspired film. Meet Santiago Menghini, a director, visual effect artist, co-founder of Nemesis Films, and founder of The Film Effect. Santiago is the craftful director behind the eerie short ‘Intruders‘, and we had a[…]

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82 of The Most Inspirational Shots in Short Films

82 of The Most Inspirational Cinematography Shots in Short Films

Inspired by BuzzFeed’s rampage to display history’s most beautiful cinematography shots, we decided to take a look back at the short film repertoire – and were simply blown away by beauty. Here’s a list of 80+ (in no particular order) breathtaking shots. 01 “032” – The Canadian Affair (2010) –[…]

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Fright Night | Thresher


A man locked in a room faces inter-dimensional terror. ‘Thresher’ takes a look at the curiosity inside all of us and how far we will go to discover and then escape it. A brilliant little mastermind thriller by writer and director Mike Diva, shot for the Guillermo Del Toro &[…]

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Phoenix 9 on our Daily Short Picks

Phoenix 9

After a global nuclear war has turned Earth into a scorched wasteland, a struggling group of survivors discovers a secret installation that offers a new beginning – but not without a catch…

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Still Falls The Rain | Featured Short Film

Still Falls The Rain

In the gritty streets of wartime 1940s London, Stanley, a homeless boy, is caught stealing food from a bombed house – at a time when looting could warrant the death penalty. Still Falls The Rain is a gripping visual short film produced by visual effects artist Miguel Santana as a[…]

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Engrenage | Featured Short Film


Dans cette course à la survie, saurez-vous discerner le réel de l’imaginaire ? Engrenage est une expérience émotive et visuelle créée par des étudiants de l’école Art FX en Montpellier, France. Intense, imaginaire et explosif, le film nous amène à travers 4 scénarios critiques où la vie du héro est[…]

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A M • N

A M • N is a conceptual short film. The purpose of the project is to bring the viewer through a series of experiments made by a fictional corporation, the A M • N CORP who controls paranormal phenomena through technology.

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Human Revolution - Deus Ex | Featured Short Film

Human Revolution – Deus Ex

Based on the video game Deus Ex Human Revolution, the film dives into the world of Adam Jensen Everyone loves fan films, especially when their freakin’ awesome! Of course at this stage you will always get the haters and hardcore fans inching at every single inconsistency. But the truth is[…]

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Flesh Computer | Short Film Trailer

Flesh Computer

A weary handyman does his best to maintain a decaying building in a ruined city, but when scavengers attack his cybernetic pet project, the line between human and machine becomes blurred.

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