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Garbage Man (2017)

Sam, a refuse collector, decides in an apparent existential crisis that his job is beneath him.  After being cursed by a raccoon, he finds himself rendered, quite literally, a garbage man. A brilliantly scripted and acted comic short, perhaps also a cautionary tale about complaining. In the words of the director himself “I’d rather let […]

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Cashback (2004)

Directed by Sean Ellis Produced by Lene Bausager Music by Rick Astley Cashback is a comic short film following narrator Ben, a young art student working long night shifts in a supermarket, and his madcap group of colleagues, including two young men who take larking around to an extreme, and Jenkins, Ben’s thoroughly dislikeable, narcissistic […]

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Jacked (2012)

Director – Aaron Kheifets Written by Lenny Platt, Jamie Falkowski and Aaron Kheifets Jacked is a comedy short film about an underconfident man (Greg, played by Daniel Silver) looking for a girlfriend in Brooklyn. When a sassy friend encourages him to stop being a ‘pussy’ and talk to a girl in the street, Greg ends […]

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Our Time Is Up (2006)

Written and directed by Rob Pearlstein Produced by Pia Clemente and Loren Mendell Kevin Pollak stars as Doctor Leonard Stern, a very jaded psychotherapist who, learning that he is terminally ill with 6 weeks to live, decides upon a new approach in his therapy; being brutally honest with his patients. Stern’s patients exhibit a range of neuroses […]

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Gibberish (2011)

Written by Benjamin Hodge Directed by Felix Harber Produced by Christopher Bevan Gibberish is a short, low-budget comedy film with a lot of heart. Dom, played by Ben Jewell, is a young man who commutes to work daily by bus, preoccupied by various discussions on the phone with a girlfriend. He soon finds himself saddled […]

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One Man’s Loss (2013)

Written and directed by Philip Sansom Produced by Richard Weager Director of Photography Ross McLennan Starring a wonderfully cast Jeremy Mitchell, Tracy Feith and Hande Kodja playing the sultry French-speaking love interest, One Man’s Loss is a neat little comic short about the twists of fate that befall a tramp who, after crossing the path of a thoroughly unlikeable […]

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The Sinners – Los Pecadores (2007)

Created by Pablo Polledri Music by David Simons Los Pecadores, or The Sinners, is a short animation by Argentinian director and animator Pablo Polledri about the seven deadly sins. The Pecadores are represented as characters acting out their natures as they are all thrown together in a lord of the flies type situation. They interact […]

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Miracle of Flight (1974)

Written and directed by Terry Gilliam. Terry Gilliam, who began his career as a cartoonist, was part of the Monty Python team and his animations characterised the shows, appearing as vignettes in between sketches. The image of a huge foot coming down to crush everything is a well-known one, and typical of the surrealist style […]

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Sunlight (2010)

‘Sunlight’ is a music video for the song of the same title by music duo Bag Raiders, formed in 2006 by Jack Glass and Chris Stracey from Sydney. The video was directed by Fleur and Manu and produced by Division. When a beautiful girl develops a crush on a chimpanzee, she releases him from captivity. […]

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8 (2010)

Written and directed by Aćim Vasić Produced by Turbulence Films Starring Nicky Naudé, Guillaume Tavi Music by Stribor Kusturica 8 is an award-winning short film by Serbian director Aćim Vasić, centered around two soliders in a setting resembling something like a Siberian forest. One is a downed pilot, the other a soldier from the opposing side […]

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