USA Tag Archive

Black Swell

Live Action

25th October, 2016

Belying the simplicity of its straightforward premise, Jake Honig and David Rysdahl's dark motel short delivers a powerfully emotional gut punch.

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A shocking tale of growing up in 1950’s racially segregated Arkansas from Julie Zammarchi. The Board of Education forced public schools to integrate and as a result black families were forced out of town.

Make Like a Dog

Live Action

18th October, 2016

Actor/Director Marshall Allman launches his Marriage (In Short) comedy film series with a beautifully styled 60s tale of frustration, anger & infertility.

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Through The Dust

Documentary

17th October, 2016

Jonah Markowitz and Brandon Lavoie's heartfelt doc looks at the lives of 9/11 first responders and how that tragic day continues to shape their existence.

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DN339: TOWER – Keith Maitland

Animation, Documentary, Film Festival, Podcasts

14th October, 2016

Keith Maitland shares how he combined archival footage & rotoscoped animation to place audiences in the crosshairs of his Texas Tower shooting documentary.

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Running Eagle

Live Action

6th October, 2016

Konrad Tho Fiedler heads into the frozen climes of the Blackfeet Nation reservation for the unblinking story of a desperate American Indian girl on the run.

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Seramic: Greg’s Love (feat. Bootsy Collins)

Music

3rd October, 2016

Photographer Max Knight takes a simple concept and executes it perfectly in this captivating music video starring ex-UCLA gymnast & dancer Sophina DeJesus.

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LOOKOUTS

Live Action

26th September, 2016

David Bousquet and Kristin Bousquet combine practical effects, classic monster building and a bi-linear storyline for their debut fantasy action short.

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Director Carrie Brownstein and French fashion label Kenzo provide a disheartening vision of social media behaviours transposed to the real world.

It’s a Date

Animation

22nd September, 2016

The nervous and tentatively awkward conversation of a first date gives way to a strange revelation in Zachary Zezima's neon animated short.

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Leon Else: Black Car

Music

21st September, 2016

A waitress' late night ride takes a playful turn towards the bizarre and sexually confusing in Jordan Bahat's new music video for Leon Else.

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Point and Shoot

Live Action

19th September, 2016

Thomas Leisten Schneider takes a playful shot at the madness of method acting in this short about two aspiring criminals with an important lesson to learn.

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