Documentary ShortFilms

Short Film: PLANTED IN 2020, 18min., Canada, Documentary

Despite a workforce in quarantine, Canada planted almost 700 million trees in 2020 – the most ever. With future forests under threat, a young woman journeys into the Canadian bush to endure a grueling and unconventional season of tree planting. Project Links  Facebook News & Reviews “Planted in 2020: A Journey into the Environment”Toronto Film […]

Short Film: PLANTED IN 2020, 18min., Canada, Documentary
Documentary ShortFilms

Short Film: FEEDING LEWISHAM, 12min., UK, Documentary

This is a short film using film talent laid of during Covid, with no work I produced a short inspiring film to show and record how one community organised without state or Government support to help thousands get through the crisis and access food. Project Links  Website  Facebook  Twitter  Instagram News & Reviews https://www.eastlondonlines.co.uk/2020/10/feeding-lewisha

Short Film: FEEDING LEWISHAM, 12min., UK, Documentary
Drama ShortFilms

Short Film Review – Stationary (2019)

Title – Stationary (2019) Director – Louis Chan Cast – Aaron Thomas Ward, Rebekah Murrell, Xavien Russell Plot – Childhood friends Jimmy (Ward) and Che (Murrell) discuss their traumatic pasts and their unknown futures while Che’s younger brother Gino (Russell) plays a dangerous game with his life decisions. “You see me living on my knees?” […]

Short Film Review – Stationary (2019)
Drama ShortFilms

Short Film Review – Candice (2017)

Title – Candice (2017) Director – George Watson Cast – Nicholas Pinnock, Olivia Poulet Plot – On a walk back home through East London in the midst of a relationship breakdown, Candice (Poulet) runs into fellow apartment tenet Greg (Pinnock) who may offer her a chance of a fresh start. “You had a bad day?” […]

Short Film Review – Candice (2017)
Animation ShortFilms

To: Gerard (2020)

This magical 7-minute animation short feature is written and directed by Taylor Meacham, of DreamWorks Animation, and it premiered at the Annecy International Animated Film Festival in France in June 2020. lInspired by his Father, Meacham shares how an Adult has the precious opportunity to give a Child the ability to dream of their own […]

To: Gerard (2020)
Comedy ShortFilms

Short Film Review: “Stuck” (Steve Blackwood, 2020)

Around a year ago, I reviewed a short entitled Meet the Author and directed by actor Steve Blackwood (Days of Our Lives, In the Light of the Moon, Beyond the Mask). The comedy taking place in a library and introducing an unpopular author was a pleasant one to watch and revealed Blackwood’s talent at writing […]

Short Film Review: “Stuck” (Steve Blackwood, 2020)
Drama ShortFilms

Short Film: A BROKEN WING, 11min., Israel, Drama/Family

Tony is a strong, independent woman with a unique and striking look, but all that is in stark contrast with her position of her power balance between her and her old mom Denise. She is an opinionated, resolute and self-absorbed woman. She’s apparently independent, but when Tony is present, she expresses practical and emotional dependency.Her […]

Short Film: A BROKEN WING, 11min., Israel, Drama/Family
Drama ShortFilms

Short Film: AMERICAN DREAM, 19min., France, Drama

Frustrated by the lack of opportunities for black people he had in France, Mickael has been living in the United States for the past 5 years. Proud of his success, he invited his little brother (Matthieu) to Chicago to convince him to try his luck here. Unfortunately, everything turns into a nightmare when they accidentally […]

Short Film: AMERICAN DREAM, 19min., France, Drama
Documentary ShortFilms

Short Film: HONG KONG DIALOGUES, 40min., Hong Kong, Experimental Documentary

The experimental documentary shot on the ground by citizen-journalists during the Hong Kong protests of August 2019 to January 2020, it captured the conversations and words appeared during the Hong Kong Movement in 2019, from slogans chanted by the protestors to, speech by advocate, argument between local residents, to graffties on the wall. It tends […]

Short Film: HONG KONG DIALOGUES, 40min., Hong Kong, Experimental Documentary
Commercial AdFilms

Coca-Cola’s Heartwarming 2020 Christmas Ad

Coca-Cola has always had some great ads, and this year’s Christmas video is no exception. Coca-Cola’s Christmas marketing campaign, called ‘The Letter’, asks consumers to “give something only you can give – yourself” this Christmas as it encourages people to be truly present with each other. (The U.S. version of the ad ends with the […]

Coca-Cola’s Heartwarming 2020 Christmas Ad
Drama ShortFilms

Nimic (2019) İnceleme

Yorgos Lanthimos‘un filmlerinden birini bile izlemiş olanlar bilirler ki yönetmenin kurduğu ayrı bir atmosfer ayrı bir distopik dünya vardır. Lobster ve The Favorite filmlerini izlemiştim sadece ve bu hafta Mubi’ye gelen bu filmini de izleyim diyerek açtım. 10 dakikalık kısa bir sürede kendisinden gözlemlediğim o tarzını çok iyi yansıtmıştı. Yine geren ve duygusuz soğuk insanların […]

Nimic (2019) İnceleme
Music Video

Short Film: HOLD ON, 3min., USA, Dance

A powerful new short dance film, soundtracked by Gil Scott-Heron’s “Alien (Hold On To Your Dreams),” featuring Jo’Artis “Big Mijo” Ratti protesting via Krumping within feet of the LAPD at a recent Black Lives Matter protest. Says Big Mijo, one of the founders of the South Central-born Krumping movement and a professional dancer for +10 […]

Short Film: HOLD ON, 3min., USA, Dance