Short Film: STREAM OF DOUBTS, 11min., France, Drama/Fantasy

EUROPEAN Short Film and Screenplay Festival

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A young woman needs your help to find her life purpose. STREAM OF DOUBTS is a drama short-movie about your place in the cosmos. Sort of.

  • Film Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    Drama, Fantasy
  • Runtime:
    9 minutes 41 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    January 13, 2016
  • Country of Origin:
    France
  • Film Language:
    French
  • Shooting Format:
    HD
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color

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Short Film: BURIED, 14min., UK, Thriller/War

EUROPEAN Short Film and Screenplay Festival

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In present day northern France, a young boy discovers a rifle while playing on the beach, setting in motion a story of revenge, regret and fear dating back to the horrors of World War II.

Buried is a ghost story focusing on the confusion of war and the price we pay for the sins of our fathers, the burden we carry for their sometimes morally dubious actions.

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  • Film Type:
    Short, Student
  • Genres:
    Ghost, Coming of Age
  • Runtime:
    14 minutes 20 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    November 30, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    6,000 GBP
  • Country of Origin:
    United Kingdom
  • Country of Filming:
    United Kingdom
  • Film Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Film Color:
    Color

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TIFF 2017 Movie Review: THE SQUARE (Norway 2017) ***** Top 10

Festival Reviews

Movie Reviews of films that will be playing at TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival) in 2017. Go to TIFF 2017 Movie Reviews and read reviews of films showing at the festival.

THE SQUARE.jpgThe Square is a poignant satirical drama reflecting our times – about the sense of community, moral courage and the affluent person’s need for egocentricity in an increasingly uncertain world.

Stars:

Claes BangElisabeth MossDominic West

In director Östlund’s (FORCE MAJEURE) film, the square is a place of trust and caring where everyone shares equality and obligations. It is also the name of the newest project of curator Christian (Claes Bang) which he hopes will bring in money for the cutting edge art museum in Sweden he represents.

Christian hires two young TV publicists to spread the word on social media. The film is made of a number of cinematic…

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Get to know the short film: THE EARTH SURVIVE CODE, 10min, China, Sci-Fi/Fantasy

Fantasy/Sci-Fi FILM & WRITING FESTIVAL

Short Film playing at the Los Angeles Sci-Fi FEEDBACK Film Festival on Thursday June 1st. GET your FREE TICKETS

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A girl from another universe is being chased by a mysterious man. When her spacecraft crashes in a residential area, she is saved by a technician. Trying to escape, they meet a group of special soldiers who fight with the stranger, but are defeated. At this crucial moment, a ninja appears and fights off the man. When the girl and the ninja look into each other’s eyes, some past memories between them come back into their minds.

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Film Type: Short, Web / New Media
Runtime: 9 minutes 30 seconds
Completion Date: March 6, 2016
Production Budget: 60,000 USD
Country of Origin: China
Country of Filming: China
Film Language: Chinese
Shooting Format: RED
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Film Color: Color

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Get to know the short film: GREAT EXPECTATIONS, 12min, USA, Comedy

Comedy FESTIVAL

Short Film playing at the Los Angeles COMEDY FEEDBACK Film Festival on Thursday June 1st. GET your FREE TICKETS

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Maribeth just needs some help to finish a big project but ends up with much more than she expected! Sometimes more is less.
This is the story of what happens when overachiever Maribeth tries to ease her work pressures and interviews potential assistants, one wackier than the other. Dismissively banishing each applicant, she starts getting threatening phone calls from her employer and becomes, in the end, as jobless and needy as the last candidate, who weeps at the suggestion of not getting hired. In disappointed resignation, they both share some butter pecan ice cream.

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Producers Statement:

Great Expectations was born out of a conversation I had with a good friend and fellow actor Gillien Goll about my desire to produce my own work. She introduced me to Dorothy…

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Get to know the short film: NOVAK, 5min, USA, Comedy

Comedy FESTIVAL

Short Film playing at the Los Angeles COMEDY FEEDBACK Film Festival on Thursday June 1st. GET your FREE TICKETS

What happens when stand up comedy becomes the ultimate interrogation tool.

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Film Type: Short
Runtime: 5 minutes 45 seconds
Completion Date: February 17, 2016
Production Budget: 3,700 USD
Country of Origin: United States
Country of Filming: United States
Shooting Format: RED
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Film Color: Color

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