Short Films

  • A Time Before

    The masked secrets of a newlywed couple are revealed through the lens of time. A one take film of cause and effect.

    Directed By: Zhibo Lai
    Starring: Kevin Tan, Lorena Berger, Kayla Anderson, Kelsey Saunders

    Production Company: Dimension FX 2017

    Festivals & Awards:
    ・NOVA Fest - Best Film

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  • Tokyo Lovers

    Movie

    A short film about two strangers bonding over heartbreaks in the big city of Tokyo, and how their odd friendship helps them regain their dignity.

  • The Bonobo Connection

    Movie

    Journey into a corrupt world, full of habitat destruction, political war, civil unrest and illegal hunting and you will find one of the most peaceful beings on Earth, the bonobo.

    The Bonobo Connection is a documentary about a forgotten relative: the bonobo. Most people have never heard of a bono...

  • Stuck

    Movie

    A romantic comedy that follows two strangers (Ebony and Dre) who become physically wedged in the act of a “one-night stand”. Their only path to separation is to be vulnerable and share a secret with one another.

  • Rumination

    Movie

    A heartbroken man travels into the past for a second chance at a failed relationship.

  • Reflection

    Movie

    After ruining a chance with the girl he likes, an insecure teenager chastises his reflection in the mirror. Moments later, the reflection disappears.

  • Raw Days

    Movie

    It's called the 'Maximum City", but Mumbai is still a work in progress. A migrant drives his taxi through the unfinished, congested streets of the city, barely earning enough to eat. He tries to avoid getting involved with his passengers - a gossiping school teacher, a father dropping his daughte...

  • Othello-San

    Movie

    Jason Wilson, a celebrated young African American actor, enrolls at a prestigious theater school in Japan to play the lead role in Shakespeare's Othello, only to find his dreams of greatness are tempered by an instructor who challenges him to question his reason for being there.

  • London Hood

    Movie

    Journalist Anna Banbury is pulling together a feature on life after sport and her researcher has handed her an interesting mix of highly paid and low paid athletes to explore. One of the potential candidates is a former world champion kickboxer Johnny Johnson who appears to have abruptly left the...

  • Lights Over Chautauqua

    Movie

    Through a hypnotherapy session a young hotshot entrepreneur tries to recall an experience where he blacked out for ten hours and woke up in an open field with no memory of what transpired, an incident that has since sent his life spiraling out of control.

  • Lamb
    Movie

    Lamb

    Movie

    An eager and trusting filmmaker follows a female assistant from hotel lobby to a secluded room for “a meeting” with the assistant’s boss. Were these female assistants who led Hollywood’s lambs to slaughter accomplices in the complicity machine or victims themselves?

  • iRony

    Movie

    A film that explores the relationship between man and technology...told from the perspective of a phone.

  • I Am...

    Movie

    Short film about one's circle of time.

  • Horizon

    Movie

    When a young Native American man collides paths with an immigrant woman on the outskirts of an isolated reservation, all hope seems lost when he assumes she's dead, but upon awakening, a story of compassion and heartbreak unfolds.

  • High Tide in Dorchester

    Movie

    If the consequences of global warming and higher sea levels are distant concepts for you, come on down to Dorchester County, ground zero for sea level rise along the Maryland portion of the Chesapeake Bay. Observe the dying forests, sunken tombstones and waterlogged home foundations of vanished c...

  • Henry A. Wallace: An Uncommon Man

    Movie

    Henry A. Wallace was a brilliant farmer, scientist, writer and public servant whose views on race, poverty and peace put him far ahead of his time. Born into a family of prominent Iowa farmers, Henry Wallace founded the world’s first hybrid seed company, Pioneer, which catalyzed the 20th century’...

  • Four Points

    Four average citizens have been selected by the newly elected tech-genius President of the United States to participate in a game that will determine the policy of the new administration. Will they win hundreds of thousands of dollars and guide the future of the country, or will their differences...

  • Argali

    This film shows the importance of the excreta of Mongolian cattle for the nature and household utilities. The Mongols nomadic lifestyle is all about how nomads adapted to the nature and environment over the years in extreme climate conditions. Nomadic life makes the herders move from one place to...

  • Akashi

    After the death of her grandmother, Kana returns to Japan only to find her modern ways clash with traditional values of her homeland.

    Directed By: Mayumi Yoshida
    Starring: Mayumi Yoshida, Lou Ticzon, Yasuko Takahashi

    Film Festivals & Awards:
    ・NBC Universal Short Film Festival - Winner of Out...

  • Way of the Bow

    “Way of the Bow” introduces the members of the Kyudo Association of Canada, starting with the founder Mike Nakatsu. Him and his fellow kyudo-ka teaches us what the beauty and philosophy of Kyudo is by sharing their personal connection with the practice.

    Directed By: Mayumi Yoshida
    Starring: Mi...

  • Consequences

    A young wife discovers her sexuality with brutal and life affirming consequences.

    Starring: Janelle Schmidt, Laurice McCrae, Chris Anderson

    Production Company: Violent Hues Productions, LLC

    Film Festivals & Awards:
    ・Austin Revolution Film Festival - Official Selection
    ・Action On Film Film Fe...

  • Arc of Light: A Portrait of Anna Campbell Bliss

    ARC OF LIGHT: A Portrait of Anna Campbell Bliss is Black Opal Productions first independent documentary film. ARC OF LIGHT tells the powerful and poignant story of an American woman artist who has devoted her life to the expression of color and light, exploring the boundaries between art and the ...

  • Nassawango Legacy

    Nassawango Legacy honors one family's multi-generational efforts to protect a Chesapeake Bay stream, and The Nature Conservancy's work to assure that it continues to flourish as part of an 11,000-acre preserve. Paddle down Nassawango creek with Joe Fehrer and his family as he remembers the pionee...

  • Edge of Daybreak

    Recorded live in prison by incarcerated musicians during a strict five-hour window, this 1979 record is an improbable soul music sensation.

    Directed By: Alix Lambert

    Film Festivals & Awards:
    ・Portland Film Festival 2019

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