Sunday Shorts: Placidyl

It’s David Lynch meets The Stepford Wives in this dark allegorical comedy about a woman with a misshapen head, and the under-lurkings of a town secret buried deep. Placidyl (Or The Dairy of a Madwoman) asks the big questions; What is it to be an outcast with a triangle-shaped cranium? How can society be as…

Watch! Sunday Shorts: Grid Face

Grid Face Directed by Naveed Farro Starring Athan Bellos Grid Face highlights the issues regarding creative freedom by following a man leading a double life as an architect and a graffiti writer. Written by Naveed Farro Grid Face is a short film that follows an architect, Felix, who is leading a double life as a graffiti writer. Constantly…

Sunday Shorts: Morgue – Watch it here!

Morgue Directed by Jake Shannon Produced by Lewis Rodan Starring Mario Piccoli and Phillip MacKenzie Morgue was made in 2013 as part of Murdoch University’s Advanced Screen program. Though some of the crew had collaborated before, it was a milestone achievement for us in the endeavour of the short film format. We were dedicated to making sure…

Sunday Shorts #19: Nobody’s Perfect

“You constantly exercise your ability to chase and catch those candid, elusive moments that are the magic and heart of any true story.” Australian filmmaking duo Victoria Carwin and Sam Haft impressed the San Francisco DocFest programmers with their uplifting story Nobody’s Perfect. The film celebrates true kindness, unconditional love and everyone’s right to live…

SUNDAY SHORTS: Killers & Thieves

vimeo.com/117879304 Killers & Thieves Written & Directed by Nicholas Price Produced by Adam Marsden Director Of Photography Judd Overton Editor Hayley Lake Production Designer Sam Wilde Music John Gray Article by Nicholas Price Killers and Thieves is a seventeen-minute neo-noir about a Detective obsessed with catching a notorious killer but must choose between saving the life…

Sunday Shorts: Good Boy

Good Boy Written and Directed by Oran Franco Produced by Tom Shanan Cinematography by Laszlo Baranyai Starring Simon King, Maggie Blinco, Peter Sardi, Liza Dennis, Emily Buxton-D’Arcy and Ruby Rees Wemyss Alex’s mother is terminally ill. She wishes to die but needs his help to do so. Having to keep this a secret from his…

Sunday Shorts: mum

Written by Callan Manners (director) We shot mum in 2013 during my last year at Tafe in Northbridge. The way it used to work there was the students in the selection pool for the final year would write scripts. Then they would be judged by the staff and the best ones would be given to the…