Fired on Mars – Nate Sherman & Nick Vokey

Losing your job sucks! Often the only thing that keeps you going in this situation is the thought that things could always be worse. Sadly, this isn’t the case for Jeff, the protagonist of Nate Sherman and Nick Vokey’s 7-minute animated comedy Fired on Mars. Over 30-million miles from home, with his wife spending an unhealthy amount of time with her yoga teacher and no new jobs on the Red planet’s horizon, things are certainly looking pretty crappy for this Mars-based graphic designer.

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Break Down – Christopher Winterbauer

Beaking up. Yup, that universal feeling of rejection. Considering it’s such a “done” topic (from movies to books to essentially every country song), it’s a tough subject to pull off in an innovative way, let alone one that uses minimal cinematic resources or pizzazz. But, director and writer Christopher Winterbauer has pulled off such a cinematic magic trick with his film, Break Down, a low-key, darkly comic, but also poignant take on a couple who has reached the end of their path together.

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Your Hands – Georgia King

If you’ve ever been dumped before, you’ll appreciate how much Your Hands captures the feeling of trying to look fine on the outside but feeling like your life is falling apart on the inside.

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Scavengers – Joseph Bennet

Space is for many reasons and in many ways still the great unknown. With movies like Interstellar and the recent Passengers we try to piece together what it might be like living in space or on another planet. Scavengers gives one such insight in a tremendously creative way. Read more…

Superlative Light – Jason Sondhi



VR! Lasers! Meta! Just a few empty terms to grab anyone’s attention these days because they are all the rage, but Superlative Light is so much more than that. More than just a short film, it is a project that works on many levels, incorporating a 360° film, an edit of the same scenes as in the 360° film which makes the viewing a totally different experiment, and it is a metadocumentary on film- and photography making to boot. Read more…

Barry – Jay Rondot

Facebook, although it has been around for a while now, is still an enigma for the slightly elder and worldly naieve small business owners of the world. Not Barry. After some encouragement from a costumer, Barry and his cocaine business are ready for Facebook. Your Nose Knows Best! Read more…