Joyce and Frances work at 1-800-D-Direct, the latest and greatest Dishwasher sales company in 1960’s Manhattan. But when a customer is given the wrong data, the women must navigate her out of a life or death situation.
Brian Eno narrates this fictional documentary set in the year 2025, interviewing Londoners about their first Christmas heatwave.
Severine wants to adopt a dog. However, she hesitates to make decision for some reason.
Ingbert, the sock, applies for a position as double bass player at the Vienna State Orchestra. Bad idea.
Winz, a homeless guy, finds out that, years back, he received a bitcoin code that is now suddenly of great value. Things get crazy when a weird, psycho street-friend of his finds out about this value...
One young man is thrust into a strange and colourful world full of animated male nudity on a journey of uncertainty and self discovery.
Late at night after a boozy dinner, two couples get into a heated discussion over what 'cheating' means to each of them and to their horror discover that they all have a different understanding of the word.
Martin ventures inside a laundrette to wash some clothes. However, after falling asleep inside, he awakens to discover his clothes have gone, and everybody inside has disappeared...
Two brothers, (4 and 2) must put aside their long standing feud to gain the ultimate treasure. Cookies! But one thing stands in their way. Daddy. Can they bury the issues of their past? Can they find a way to work together? Can they outsmart Daddy? Can they get the cookies from the top of the fridge?
The sequel to Daipool, sees Daipool befriend an actual superhero.
James is on his own for the night, as his girlfriend is away. He orders pizza, which is delivered by a cheery delivery man named Gee. When a delivery mix-up means Gee gets fired, James takes pity on him and invites him in. But when James asks Gee what his real name actually is, he gets a response he really wasn't expecting...
A twisted fairy tale with a hint of Edgar Allan Poe and a dash of Edward Gorey featuring the vocal talents of Claire Foy as the narrator.
Made during the lockdown of 2020. From the corners of a small room, comes the story of Derek and his Brick.
Derek is Isolated and torn between the love of his pigeon and a beautiful damsel. What is a hermit bachelor to do?
Walkers Jon and Val have always played it safe in life, but a life threatening illness makes them throw caution to the wind - with devastating results.
Jaq is angry. But she also wants to have sex. This should be straightforward - angry sex is one of the pre-approved genres for copulation. But her body is out to sabotage her coitus in the worst way.... endometriosis.
In times of smartphones it gets increasingly difficult for an exhibitionist to get the attention he needs.
When Soren calls an otherworldly hotline to vent his frustrations about the state of the planet, he is greeted by Simone. If he thought he had problems before, just wait until he's finished talking with her...
One day, a strange thing comes to her, who is suffering from being sexless with her boyfriend.
A poor prospector stumbles upon extreme wealth but finds out quickly that grand riches can sometimes complicate things.
One morning when Jesus hears a news broadcast about a groundbreaking archaeological discovery, the purpose of his existence is suddenly called in to question. Whilst Joseph encourages his son to get a job, Jesus defies his father’s orders and fights to continue his divine mission. However, he quickly finds himself consumed by the dark reality of a nihilistic existence.
Things go from bad to worse for over-looked middle child, Abi, when the family car breaks down on a secluded mountain road, on-rout to her graduation ceremony. Forced to seek help on foot, the group must reevaluate what it means to be a family if they're to have any chance of making it back to civilization.
Walked-all-over Larry finds himself stuck in the car with a hitchhiker. Dots connect and Larry begins to realise that he may very well be trapped in there with an armed criminal. Trying- and failing- to find help in the middle of Wales, Larry has no way out. Then again, neither does the hitchhiker.
Matteo è un promettente regista precario. Improvvisamente è costretto a fare i conti con il male del secolo: il cancro.
Matteo is a promising precarious director. Suddenly he is forced to deal with the evil of the century: cancer.
Tilly and Vic are waiting for Tilly’s parents to join them on a video call so that they can break some difficult news to them. But, as so often happens when family gets together, the conversation is quickly derailed by passive aggression, an uninvited visitor and, of course, dodgy internet connection.
To help fund his education and pay his rent Daniel (Merton, UK based Daniel Braimah) has started a new job as an on demand takeaway rider. It's a lonely job and he struggles to connect with people, especially as he takes his work so seriously. With his head down he doesn’t notice the keen eye of Kelly (Maia Watkins) in the local chip shop - is she going to have to spell it out to him that she’s interested?
Just Delivered is a universal story and community short film project set in Merton (South London), created by Rosie Gaunt-Mathieson commissioned by Film Merton and Digital Drama. It’s a scripted romantic comedy-drama starring and based on local people (many featured are non actors), businesses and locations that celebrates the community, its diversity and vibrancy.
The Godfather meets The Office. Last Rites is an epic mosaic of interconnected characters, seeking love, redemption or just a way out in the cut-throat criminal underbelly of Basley.
You’ve heard of John Wick, now meet the people who clean up after him.
Last Rites is a light hearted mockumentary in which we explore the world of Sara and her ragtag friends, filming them dispose of dead bodies isn’t what Simon was expecting when he agreed to follow them for his show: ‘Tough Women, Dirty Jobs’. But 1 crime queen, 2 corrupt cops and 3 deadly assassins later he’s finding himself IN a lot deeper than he thought he’d be.
Will he save Sarah and himself from the morality of their actions, or is this one mess that can’t be cleaned?
With their parental income cut off and only one spliff left, Full-Time Stoners/Part- Time aspiring actors Khadija, Alex, and Corrie need to make some cash - fast! All this fake kidnapping needs is a rehearsal, because practise makes perfect. Right?
Life Skills tells the story of Nathan, a former soldier who is struggling with life after serving in the armed forces. When Nathan’s world is collapsing and he is at his lowest point, he seeks respite by taking a unique path to try to overcome his problems.
Cal and his friend Grace explore Cal’s past using a special ring of keys. Each key represents a meaningful person to Cal, like his parents or his friends... and when he uses a key on a door, he can walk into a living memory he’s shared with that person. Together, Cal and Grace traverse through Cal's memories to better understand why he had a falling out with his best friend Finn, and by looking through the past they hope to fix the present.
Machines of War are reassigned for a more meaningful task than destruction: Dancing the CanCan.
A group of T54 Main Battle tanks lets the hair down and get into some serious track-shaking, cannon-spinning and turret-twerking.
A young man muses on the nature of love, recounting three relationships from his past. The girls in his life resemble three different seasons, namely Chaitra (Spring), Varsha (Monsoon) & Seeta (Winter).
Irish American Poet Merv Nickleman and his good buddy Denisa Formánková discuss her experience and insights as a Bee Keeper while watching her fascinating, close up Bee footage. We are calling this our "bee on the hive" documentary rather than a fly on the wall documentary! The lovely Denisa is the inspiration for his poem My Honeysuckle Beekeeper which Merv also reads. Filmed entirely on Smartphones, HUAWEI P20 Pro smartphone.
A knockout show ... with a knocked out frontman
A band are about to perform at the biggest gig of their lives, except a monumental problem hits them 15 minutes before they go on stage, can they fix it time?
The comedy short film, set in the 1990s 'Cool Britannia' era, is filmed in one 15-minute continuous shot.
Andrew is an isolated person in his mid 30’s living a fantastical existence in a European city; in his apartment... on his own. With a zest for life far greater than the four walls that surround him, he curates his days. Featuring a cast of many, Andrew's curiosity leads him to new places, memories and adventures through the view from his window.
In the middle of the night… Sarah wakes up as she wants to go to the bathroom.
As she leaves her room, she finds herself alone in the dark hallway, and it is really creepy.
Even the toys she left out look totally different from how they looked during the day.
Sarah finally pulls herself together and starts to move forward, with her animal doll friend named Steven, who’s got a shiny nose to show her way, but – she trips!
When she picks herself up off the ground, she finds herself in a creepy forest with a tall toilet tower in the distance…
It must be an imaginary world born from her fear.
Can she make it to the bathroom with help from Steven??
This is an adventure story familiar to all of us, to overcome your fear of the dark when nature calls!
Prudence and Roger meet for the first time. After asking him a series of unusual qualifying questions, we see them begin a temporary "relationship”, leading to the saving of a life and the ending of another. Pete’s Valve is a kooky, dark comedy about duty under duress, missed connections, and the metaphorical, as well as physical placement of the human heart.
A postmodern swiss-tyrolean ensemble ventures into remote mountaineous regions, embracing the sonorous variety of local vernaculars. A poetic road movie with stunning shots and an emphatic approach to a new alpine aesthetics.
A delivery driver makes it to his final drop despite a city-wide blackout and meets a group of intolerable twenty-somethings. Whilst they manically hunt for loose change to pay, the driver is forced to watch helplessly as tensions rise and everything around him spirals out of control.
Emily has been asking Adrien to accompany her for her big upcoming recital. After constantly asking, he decides to come, but his expectations are different than hers. They get lost on their way to the practice room, but when they finally find it, Adrien finds out that she's got a bigger ask that he doesn't know about.
Grumpy Welshman Derw Derw is late for an interview so the last thing he needs is to get sucked into a vortex.
Self Isolation follows the day to day struggle of a young woman during the first few weeks of Melbourne's stage 3 lockdown. The boredom and loneliness soon get to her and she begins to lose her grip on reality. Between her neighbours' constant fighting and the possibility of the Coronavirus living in her closet, it all becomes too much.
Tweaks is an award winning black comedy drama about Berry, an undercover life coach, who visits his mentor and godfather Morgan, for some advice on his toughest case yet - an assisted suicide client, Griff, a happily married father of three who wants to fake his natural death.
A comedic exploration of the disconnect between people and their food. Two extremist vegans accidentally kill an animal after being attacked by it. They realise they have acquired a secret passion for the thrill of the kill. A story flipping the steak on traditional veganism, asking; 'is it more humane to die becoming art than to die and be eaten?'
Chickens flock in the comic, but often fatal, world of Doublespeak.
Finalist: New Wave International Short Festival Munich
Finalist: Seoul International Short Film Festival
Finalist: Roma Short Film Festival
Finalist: Tokyo International Short Film Festival
Official Selection: New York Tri-State International Film Festival
Official Selection: Indie Shorts Awards Buenos Aires
Official Selection: Golden State Film Festival
Official Selection: Carmarthen Bay Film Festival (Wales)
Sara is in bed with her lover when her husband calls. When he asks for something in his sock drawer, she runs home, stalling for time, asking endless questions about Wichita, Kansas.
Abhay is a cyberspace addict. All his moves from the time he wakes up in the morning, to the time he hits the bed are captured and shared digitally, with utmost care to perfection. Through his delusive social media presence, he makes his best efforts to compensate for his loneliness. Things seem to change when he scores a date with an online friend. But will things really change for the good? Will his virtual addiction ultimately prove to be beneficial for him?
#Yolo is about one man's digital odyssey in the rat race for social approval.