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08:13 min 22. June 2011


a narrative film in no language

A young boy moves to a new neighbourhood and falls in love for the first time, with the much older girl next door.

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Full Credits:

Bastiaan Schravendeel (Director)
Jean-Paul Tossings (Technical director)
Sander Kamermans (Art director)
Piebe van der Storm (Set designer)

Peter van der Velden (Sound)
Alex Debicki (Music)
Bob Kommer Studios (Mix)

Thanks to:
Egbert de Ruiter (Supervising teacher HKU)
il Luster Films

06:22 min 29. July 2008

Alive In Joburg - Neill Blomkamp

a narrative film in English


Neill Blomkamp directs a short film about aliens in South Africa. Fictional situation where alien species have populated a South African shanty town, living an even more outcast life than the villagers themselves. A new kind of apartheid develops between locals and aliens.

Directed By: Neill Blomkamp
Executive Producer: Carlo Trulli

07:38 min 16. June 2014


a narrative film in English

In October of 1979, a man discovers a mysterious phenomenon in the woods.

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Director interview on Directors Notes!

*Winner* "Best Drama" 2014 Las Positas Film Festival

*Winner* "Best Fantasy" 2016 Outlanta Con Film Festival

Official Selection 2014 San Francisco Underground Film Festival
Official Selection 2014 Sacramento International Film Festival
Official Selection 2014 Socal Creative and Innovative Film Festival
Official Selection 2016 Oakland International Film Festival
Official Selection 2016 Outlantacon Short Film Festival

Written & Directed By

Anthony Aguiar



Kyle Jones


Kyle Glasow


Sound Recordist

Ismael Castillo

Special FX Make-Up

Melissa Capistrano


Music By

Red Bennett


Director's Notes:

"Cypress was filmed in two days with only a two man crew, on a very low budget.
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07:55 min 17. May 2008


a narrative film in no language

A Collaboration by Heui Won Jeong & Justin Murphy

Sound Design: Hank Shih
Music Composer: Allan Johnston
Music Performers: Bass - Allan Johnston;
Drums & Percussion - Raphael Geronimo; Trumpet - Chris Davis; Flute - Jill Russell

Photodocumentation: Ana Cho
Alphachannel: Kim Hoang & Kathy Whitney

Special Thanks: Jonathan Eric Tyrrell, Marilyn Cherenko, Martin Rose, Hilary Moses,
Dennis Burke, Darren Brereton, George Rosenberg & ECI Media Technicians

Influences: Ishmael, Madlib, Sun Ra, Monkmus, Roscoe Mitchell, Rockers, David Suzuki

Image Gallery: http://www.flickr.com/photos/molassesmurphy/sets/72157621782065962/

09:28 min 7. May 2014

Behold the Noose

a narrative film in English

Official Selections: Short of the Week (Halloween), Macabre Faire, Transilvania International, Dark Scream, Sasquan International, Oregon Underground, Zed Fest, Barebones International, Tri-Cities International.

Winner: Audience Award Louisville International Festival of Film
Winner: Zed Fest - Best Short Thriller, Best Editing

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Directed - Jamie Ryan Scott Brooks
Written - Sheldon R. Chick & Jamie Ryan Scott Brooks
Produced - Sheldon R. Chick & Major Dodge
Starring - Major Dodge http://imdb.com/name/nm2397116/
Vance Sparks (VO), Jeff Gilbreath, Lance Marcus
DOP, Edit, Grade - Jamie Ryan Scott Brooks
Original Music - Forever & Everest "Witch Lynching" http://foreverandeverest.bandcamp.com/
Composer - Cody Chick
Sound Design - Sheldon R. Chick
Art Department - Jeff Gilbreath, Jeremy Gilbreath, Lance Marcus, Jody Joiner, James Hood
Costume Designer - Mia Vincent
PA(s) - Jackson Bowden, Cody Franks, Ryan McKee, Clinton Cates
Extras - Crissy Henderson, Beverly Walker, John Lewis, Vicken Marzouwanian
Special Thanks - Kaufman County Sheriff, Deputy Harris, Deputy Beavers, Sue Pope, Lance Pope (RIP)
Executive Producer - Jeff Gilbreath, Sheldon R. Chick, Jamie Ryan Scott Brooks

*Shot in 24 hours on the Blackmagic 4k Production Camera.*

04:00 min 25. August 2013


a narrative film in no language

A romantic encounter between two snails with a tragic twist.

Grand Prize Winner - 2013 Movie Machine Digital Cinema Festival
Winner - 8th FILMSshort competition
Winner - Best Original Music - Houston Comedy Film Festival 2014
Winner - Reel 13 Short Film Contest 01/07/2015
Nominated - Best Cinematography - Houston Comedy Film Festival 2014
Official Selection - 22th International ContraVision Film Festival
Official Selection - 10th Fresno Film Festival
Official Selection - 10th Seattle True Independent Film Festival
Official Selection - Couch Fest Films 2014
Official Selection - No Budget Film Festival 2014
Official Selection - Roma Creative Contest 2015
Finalist - Corti da Sogni International Shortfilm Festival

Written/Directed/Shot by Chris Keller
Produced by Amelie Zilliox
Music by Alex Wallace

Additional VFX by Luciana Fintelmam, Alexander Taylor, Davi Stein, Anita Gribble, Tobias Keip
Kitchen Unit: Iain Wallace, Elena Rubio-Hall, Bella Panggabean, Eleanor Garratt, Christopher Taylor


16:19 min 30. April 2014

Apostle's Manoeuvre (2014)

a narrative film in English

A troubled teenager approaches his estranged father at a bingo hall to borrow money, while his father takes the opportunity to try and mend their relationship. A film observing the impulses for change and reconciliation.

Written & Directed by Brian Harley

02:41 min 22. March 2011

Tune for Two (2011)

a narrative film in no language

An execution takes an unexpected turn...

15:52 min 3. June 2014

"The Price on Henry James' Head" - Short Film

a narrative film in English

THE PRICE ON HENRY JAMES’ HEAD is the story of Henry James, an aging outlaw and professional killer, who starts a new life as a farmer with his two children in a grim, post-apocalyptic future world destroyed by a monstrous cataclysm. Henry’’s tortured past comes knocking in the form of Emma, a ruthless, charismatic bounty hunter intent on killing Henry to fulfill a promise…forcing Henry to fight his way out and protect his family.

11:41 min 12. November 2015

NOWNESS Shorts: Actresses

a narrative film in English

Tensions mount as an aspiring performer becomes romantically involved with an established Off Broadway star in ‘Actresses’, New York-based director Jeremy Hersh’s award winning short. Read the feature on NOWNESS - http://bit.ly/1La404X


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06:56 min 12. September 2011

Train - Short Film by Darius Clark Monroe

a narrative film in English

Late night in New York, Carl takes the Brooklyn bound F train home and runs into trouble in this thought provoking short film about fear and guilt.

Darius Clark Monroe - Director's Bio
Houston native, Darius Clark Monroe is an award-winning filmmaker and graduate of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. Currently, he's completing post production on his next film, an autobiographical feature documentary
entitled 'Evolution of a Criminal' (Recipient of a Texas Filmmakers Production Fund Grant, Spike Lee Production Fellowship, Warner Bros. Film Award, Cinereach Grant, and a Tribeca All Access Participant).

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Carlton Byrd
DeWanda Wise (http://www.dewandawise.com/)
Robbie Sublett
Ali Crosier
Patricia Donahue
Efren Uribe

Written, Produced, and Directed by Darius Clark Monroe
Executive Producers - Darius Clark Monroe, Rodney Parnther, Roderick Giles
Director of Photography - Daniel Patterson (http://www.danielpattersondp.com/)
Editors - Daniel Patterson, Nikyatu Jusu
Assistant Camera - Justin K. Staley
Gaffer - Justyn Davis
Grips - Joseph "Joey" Singletary, E.Z.
Stunt Man/Coordinator - Corey Michael Lincoln
Production Assistants - Dale Arroyo, Devin Ershow, Kionn Burt
Assistant Director - Nikyatu Jusu
Special Effects Make-Up - Rob Benevides
Sound Recordist/Boom Operator - Donald "A.C." Conley
Sound Mixer/Designer - Matthew Polis
Photography - Mykwain Gainey
Interpreter - Diego Lummis

Tech Specs:
Shot on the Panasonic HVX with the Letus 35mm adapter and 35mm Nikon still camera lenses. Recorded the sound using a Sound Devices 702T digital recorder and a 416 boom mic.

Film Festivals
-Urbanworld Film Festival
-Palm Springs International Shortfest
-Roxbury International Film Festival
-Rooftop Films
-Black Maria Film+Video Festival (Director's Choice)
-National Gallery of Art
-The Virginia Film Festival
-Des Moines Art Center
-Washington DC Independent Film Festival
-Kansas City FilmFest (Honorable Mention)
-Atlanta Film Festival
-Athens International Film+Video Festival
-San Francisco Black Film Festival

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08:54 min 3. September 2010

Way Home

a narrative film in no language

directed by Erick Oh



03:19 min 19. April 2015

Animated 2D Short FIlm: Garbanzos (2014)

a narrative film in no language

Garbanzos is a 2d animated short film about a farmer who wakes up early to go get the last pieces of garbanzos in the universe. On his way back, he is faced with a bunch of obstacles that he needs to overcome in order for him to get the garbanzos to his little daughter.

Garbanzos has been nominated for the best animated short film award by Orlando Film Festival and it's been an official selection for the following film festivals: Atlanta Film Festival, Guam International Film Festival, Rome International Film Festival, ASIFA-Atlanta's Roll Yer Own.

For more information about the film, please visit this page: http://www.ammaraassri.com/garbanzos

Animated and Directed by: Ammar Nassri
Faculty Supervisor: Gregg Azzopardi

2015 © Ammar Nassri