Comedy Tag Archive

The Futility of Being Gets Kicked into Sharp Relief in Andy Fisher’s Silent Western Comedy ‘LUCKY’

Live Action, Premiere

10th September, 2019

Andy Fischer steps back to the old west for silent comedy short 'LUCKY' a film which sees a poverty-stricken family get hit hard by the futility of being.

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Matt Cascella Envisages the Life Cycle of a Mattress in his Comedy Short ‘Beds’

Live Action, Premiere

15th August, 2019

Brooklyn-based director Matt Cascella tells DN how he maintained a consistent tone throughout the vignettes of his lifecycle of a mattress short 'Beds'.

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Barret Bowman Turns Stomachs with the Most Disgusting Games Night of All Time in Gross-Out Comedy ‘Baby Bird’

Live Action, Premiere

13th August, 2019

Barret Bowman tells DN how he created the practical effects used for his gross-out comedy 'Baby Bird', a short about a games night that goes much too far.

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Letter To God

Asides, Live Action

25th July, 2019

Still asking the questions we all want the answers to, Daniel Koren petitions the almighty for a nipple volume knob in comedy rumination 'Letter To God'.

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Life Gets Freaky for a Boy & His Masked Friend in Peter Collins Campbell’s Absurdist Short ‘Summer Vacation’

Animation

23rd July, 2019

"I keep putting enormous voids into things I make." Peter Collins Campbell talks to DN about his decidedly strange coming of age short 'Summer Vacation'.

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A Trip to the Dentist Culminates with a Very Happy Ending in Rosco 5’s Random Acts Short ‘Open Wide’

Live Action

19th July, 2019

Rosco 5 share how they made tweaks to the dental experience which guarantee you leave the surgery very relaxed in their Random Acts short 'Open Wide'

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The Absurdities Behind Everyday Behaviour Come to Fruition in Abigail Horton’s ‘A Few Activities’

Live Action

5th June, 2019

DN talks with Abigail Horton about the shooting process behind 'A Few Activities', a comedy short that brings the absurdities of everyday life into focus.

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Ex-Lovers Revisit a Raunchy Rendezvous in Amber Schaefer’s Hilarious ‘It’s Been Too Long’

Live Action

29th May, 2019

Amber Schaefer tells DN how she adapted her friends' comedy sketch for the screen and the process of bringing her cinematic flavour to their ideas.

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Squirm at the Uncomfortable Comedy of Personality Assassination via Phone Security System in ‘Insecurity Questions’

Live Action

16th May, 2019

A man battles his way through an updated phone verification process which hits a little too close to the bone in Rosco 5's comedy 'Insecurity Questions'.

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Mr. Madila on Love & Death

Animation, Asides

15th May, 2019

Beakus animator Rory WT returns to the mind-bending philosophy of gifted spiritual healer Mr. Madila in his new comedy series for Adult Swim Smalls.

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It’s the Thanksgiving Dinner From Hell and You’re Invited in Megan Seely’s Comedy Short ‘My Loyal Audience’

Live Action

6th May, 2019

Megan Seely gives DN theĀ full lowdown on the inspiration behind writing, directing and acting her in comedy short about a Thanksgiving dinner gone wrong.

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No Room For Grey

Asides, Live Action

2nd May, 2019

Crooked Cynics are back with 'No Room For Grey' - a mockumentary short about warring council estate chess pieces with little appetite for compromise.

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