Category: Short Films

Short Films for your viewing pleasure

Short Film: Darrell C. Hazelrig’s “The Dark Companion”

The Dark Companion:

Howard (a puppet) has an existential crisis and nervous breakdown when he, and only he, can see his puppeteer… a featureless, humanoid shape that always looms over him, that he calls his “Dark Companion”. His relationship with his wife and friends quickly breakdown, when no one believes him, forcing Howard to take drastic measures.

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Short Film: “The Death of an Insect”

The Death of an Insect

In a lifeless urban landscape where time itself has stopped its crawl, a mad ballet is commencing and a newly hatched butterfly is about to die.

This tragic story was constructed using dead insects gathered from forgotten attics and tool sheds, between window panels and cobwebs. It combines a number of animation techniques from classic stop-motion animation to animated 3D models of x-ray CT-scanned insects.

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Short Film: Shad Clark’s “All I Think Of Is You”

 All I Think Of Is You:

A woman is approached by a stranger possessing the memories and emotions of her dead husband, a scientist whose mind was uploaded into a computer.

The characters in this science fiction thriller inhabit a world where it’s possible for thoughts to be encoded, downloaded, copied, and deleted. A world where it’s no longer clear whether people are driving technology or technology is driving people.

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