The Russian Woodpecker

Fedor Alexandorich, a Ukrainian victim of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, is researching the cause of the catastrophic accident when his investigation is interrupted by the 2014 Euromaidan uprising that culminates in the ousting of Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych. Amid all of this turmoil, Alexandrovich uncovers a damning Cold War-era Soviet secret. In this Sundance World…

See You Around

A short film about the places, sounds and smells that remind you of someone you’d rather forget. It’s the story of a guy who struggles to avoid these emotional landmines, and his journey to clear his head. Starring Josh Ruben, Pete Holmes, Courtney Pauroso, George Basil and Megan Neuringer.

OPERATOR – A short film by Caroline Bartleet

BAFTA WINNER 2016 – Best British Short Film OPERATOR – A short film by Caroline Bartleet Synopsis An Emergency Services Operator in a Fire Control Room has just started a long night shift when she picks up a call from a desperate young mother. An hour previously, Gemma had fallen asleep in front of the television…

Glas

Glas won master film maker Bert Haanstra a well-deserved Academy Award® for Best Short Documentary in 1959. The film contrasts the production of hand made crystal from the Royal Leerdam Glass Factory with automated bottle making machines in the Netherlands. An industrial film with a bebop heart, its lyrical use of light and sound still…

A Reasonable Request

A desperate son reconnects with his estranged father to ask an unspeakable favor that will change their lives forever. Starring: John Ennis & Stephen Ellis Director: Andrew Laurich Writers: Gabriel Miller and Andrew Laurich Cinematography: Scott Uhlfelder Producer: Christina Lee Editor: Daniel Reitzenstein Music: Gregory James Jenkins areasonablerequest.com facebook.com/AReasonableRequestMovie

Stutterer

A lonely typographer with a cruel speech impediment but an eloquent inner voice must face his greatest fear. Written, Directed & Edited by Benjamin Cleary Starring Matthew Needham & Chloe Pirrie Produced by Serena Armitage & Shan Christopher Ogilvie (email: serena@baregolly.com / shan@baregolly.com) Director of Photography – Michael Paleodimos (email: michael.paleodimos@gmail.com) Original Music by Nico…

A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness

Every year, more than 1,000 girls and women are the victims of religiously motivated honor killings in Pakistan, especially in rural areas. Eighteen-year-old Saba, who fell in love and eloped, was targeted by her father and uncle but survived to tell her story. 2016 Oscar: Winner Shortlist Documentary

Free Pie

“Short films, as we often stress, are the realm of ideas—visual, narrative, we like to see ingenuity and experimentation. Sometimes when the strength of one element is so great it can carry the rest, but when a film manages to combine both, you know it is special. Free Pie is a spare film, entirely conversation-based and…

The Eagleman Stag Shortfilm & Making Of

The Making Of: 2011 BAFTA award winning short film from Mikey Please. For full festival and awards info visit TheEaglemanStag.com twitter.com/#!/MisterPlease for updates CREDITS: A FILM BY: MikeyPlease.co.uk MUSIC COMPOSITION: Benedict Please (TheBookshopBand.bandcamp.com/) MUSIC PERFORMANCE: BenedictPlease.co.uk & myspace.com/StringbeansQuartet SOUND DESIGN: Benedict Please DUBBING MIXER: MauricioDOrey.com PETER EAGLEMAN DavidCann.co.uk PHILIP Tony Guilfoyle set design & model…

‘Francis’

The story of ‘Francis’ came about interestingly from famed radio show ‘This American Life’. Broadcaster Ira Glass asked 6 American writers to create a short story about Adventure. One ofthese stories written by novelist & screenwriter Dave Eggars, it was read on the show to much acclaim and praise., Richard worked with producer Kevin Batten…

Urban Hippie

The fashion-short movie depicts a young girl’s journey to the realms of her deepest imagination. In the first act we experience her feelings of loneliness. She is longing for love, light, the unknown, a world yet to be discovered behind the web that entangles the tender bird of her existence – her desire for freedom…