Random Acts Tag Archive

Rebecca Culverhouse Presents Life’s Perfect Moments in Unsettling Random Acts Social Media Horror ‘#eatpretty’

Art & Fashion, Live Action

10th September, 2018

Rebecca Culverhouse shares how disillusionment with the distortions of social media inspired the creation of her Random Acts horror short #eatpretty.

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Blue Hands 

Animation, Asides

3rd August, 2018

A young woman finds herself besieged by the mean reds on a night bus home in Diyala Muir’s animated journey into the effects of grief & time 'Blue Hands'.

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Regular

Asides, Live Action

26th January, 2018

David Elms delivers a delightfully awkward exploration of self perception and the difficulty of imagining the complex inner lives of those around us.

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From Filming Stock Footage to Creating a Random Acts Short – Duncan Cowles Talks ‘Taking Stock’

Documentary

18th January, 2018

Documentary dir. Duncan Cowles takes a humorous look at the world of freelance filmmaking with his Random Acts stock footage masterpiece 'Taking Stock'.

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João Retorta Crafts a Late Night Love Letter to Lisbon in ‘Uma Da Manhã (01 AM)’

Documentary

11th January, 2018

Lisbon born, London based director João Retorta discusses the creation of his docu-fiction ode to his hometown, 'Uma Da Manhã (01 AM)'.

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Noah Harris & Andy Biddle Traverse Man’s Vices and Virtues in Ambitious Stop Motion Series ‘Salvation’

Animation, Art & Fashion

20th July, 2017

Filmmakers Noah Harris & Andy Biddle create stop motion magic from the detritus of car boot sale bargains in Village Green's spectacular 8-part showcase.

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A Scenes of Crime Officer is Plagued by Memories of her Day Job in Marcus Armitage’s Thought-Provoking Animation ‘S.O.C.O’

Animation, Film Festival

19th July, 2016

Inspired by his dad's work as a Scenes of Crime officer, animator Marcus Armitage examines the struggles an individual can face when a troublesome job

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Sonidos Del Distrito

Documentary

12th November, 2013

Commissioned by Random Acts, Nanda Fernandez Brédillard set out on a day long journey into the streets of Mexico City to capture an visual and auditory

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Spike Morris & Oscar Hudson Strip Away the Trappings of Cruel Tradition in ‘The Hunt’

Live Action

4th November, 2013

Throughout human history perpetrators of abhorrent practices have often been able to sheath themselves in a justification cloak of ‘tradition’

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Patriarch: A Short Film by Reggie Yates

Live Action

14th October, 2013

With a title that immediately conjures images of the male head of a family, it will be no surprise that Reggie Yates’ first foray into the world of

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Noisy Neighbours & Paranoia in Matthias Hoegg’s ‘Upstairs’

Animation

21st August, 2013

An inexplicable sound from the flat above leaves Jeff sleepless and anxious to find out the truth about what’s really going on upstairs. The latest

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Skinmeal

Animation

3rd July, 2013

Directors Karni and Saul are no strangers to the pages of DN, so we were mighty please to hear that they’ve taken up a place amongst the stand out

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