Short of the Week

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Drama about Life & Society in Animation
Stephen McNally / 2 min / UK / 2015

A short film about memory, emigration, longing, Jesus kitsch, cocktail sausages and children’s television

Drama about Love in Live-Action

After a night with the girl of his dreams, Michael has a story to tell. And a favour to ask.

Dark Comedy about Religion in Stop-Motion
Joe Tucker / 11 min / UK / 2015

Graham and his Mother both love God… but in very different ways. Will Graham consummate his unholy fantasy, and can it live up to his expectations?

Action about The End in 3D Animation
Tomas Vergara / 5 min / Chile / 2015

After finding himself in a wrecked taxi, Evan tries to figure out the pieces of the puzzle, while dealing with a dangerous threat, in a seemingly deserted city.

Drama about Identity in Live-Action
Ben Aston / 11 min / UK / 2015

The story of a man who takes his skin off for his girlfriend, and why it probably wasn’t the best idea…

Interview / January 12, 2015

If you’ve just watched a story that centres around a man taking his skin off – I’m assuming you’re going to have questions…We know we did! Having featured director Ben…

Horror about Identity in Live-Action
Ben O'Brien, Alan Resnick / 10 min / USA / 2015

Enter a nightmarish world of allergy relief and doppelgängers in Adult Swim’s latest “infomercial”

Comedy about Love in Live-Action
Stuart Bowen / 6 min / Australia / 2015

The Good, The Bad and The Inflatable

Adventure about Perseverence in Animation

All houses have a story, some have an adventure

Horror about Loss in Special FX
Ray Sullivan / 12 min / Ireland / 2014

In a self-assembly cabinet, bereaved parents find a monstrous substitute for their dead son.

Thriller about Conspiracy in Live-Action
Josh Tanner / 18 min / Australia / 2014

A man returns to the midwestern farm of his childhood on a desperate mission to unearth the horrifying truth of what landed there in the summer of 1960.

Interview / December 8, 2014

Australian short The Landing is one of those film’s that’s going to leave you with questions. Whether based around the impressive craft on show in the production of the piece…

Documentary about Community in Live-Action
Ryan Reichenfeld / 12 min / USA / 2014

The story of Arizona teenager Sean – A small-town skate enthusiast with dreams of making it big.

Comedy about Friendship in Live-Action
Alexander Engel / 3 min / USA / 2014

Two college kids. First apartment. Shit gets real. Fast.

Sci-Fi about Love in Live-Action
Wilson Bethel, Dugan O'Neal / 11 min / USA / 2014

A tale of love lost in the distant future where people relive their fondest memories with virtual reality.

Horror about Family in Interactive

John is fighting to survive after being injured during a battle with a zombie. The viewer has to help him to make a test which will figure out the fate of him and his daughter.

Sports about Abuse in Live-Action
Kevan Funk / 11 min / Canada / 2014

Torn between his guilt and the fraternity of the team, a young athlete struggles to reconcile his feelings after witnessing a heinous act at a party.

Documentary about Survival in Animation
Tom Schroeder / 6 min / USA / 2014

Marcel survives the bird flu, alcohol, sleeping pills and his son Max. Though blinded in one eye, he remains the King of Tervuren.

Drama about Loss in Live-Action
Ian Samuels / 14 min / USA / 2014

An ageing fisherman develops an intimate relationship with a lobster

Dark Comedy about Sexuality in Live-Action
Harrison Atkins / 6 min / USA / 2014

Owen never learned about sex or relationships from his parents, since they turned into cats. But today, with the help of a human girl, Owen is going to learn a lot. [NSFW]

Dark Comedy about Community in Special FX
DANIELS / 13 min / USA / 2014

A red ball bounces past a cafe and a couple folks’ houses and then goes to the beach.

Comedy about Growth in Animation
Robert Grieves / 6 min / UK / 2014

The idyllic world of two artisan stallholders is invaded by a devious fast-food vendor whose devious methods provoke life changing events.

Horror about Crime in Live-Action
Jamie Ryan Scott Brooks / 9 min / USA / 2014

An undaunted Sheriff’s Deputy sets out on a solo mission to find a missing girl in the erie backwoods of East Texas

Drama about Childhood in Live-Action
Julius Avery / 13 min / Australia / 2014

A kid risks everything after he is bullied into making a life and death decision.

Dark Comedy about Identity in Animation
Iria López / 8 min / UK / 2014

As the only pig in his family, José starts to come to terms with his identity when a new neighbour moves in next door.