Short of the Week: Insomnia

Director: Nino Scuderi Synopsis: The descent into madness from a man suffering insomnia. Quick Review: Insomnia got me jumping right at the beginning thanks to smart editing and great sound effects. This is a short to watch with headphones if you want to appreciate it to its full potential. It’s a great testimonial on the […]

Short Film of The Week: A Twirling Day

I encourage you to check out this short film directed by Jon Uriarte, A Twirling Day. Synopsis: “It is conceived as a modern tale about the absurdity of the decisions we can not control, about a fate that plays with us and against which we are predestined to lose.” It’s a basic concept served by […]

Journal of an Epidemic_ Horror Short Review

Synopsis: An end of the world story. My Quick Review: Journal of an Epidemic is a very short movie (less than 4mn) about the end of the world following a global pandemy. It’s mainly made with news and documentary footage with only a few seconds of new shot footage but what makes the strength of […]

Chatter Short Review

Year: 2010 Director: Leo Resnes Synopsis:(from IMDb) A girl witnesses a horrible sight online, then the electricity is cut off inside her apartment. Later when the light returns, she feel that she is not alone. My Quick Review: Chatter is another short (from Norway this time) that hits it home for me. Very minimalist but efficient […]

Cargo Short Review

Year: 2013 Director: Ben Howling, Yolanda Ramke Synopsis (official): Stranded in the midst of a zombie apocalypse, a man sets in motion an unlikely plan to protect the precious cargo he carries: his infant daughter. My Short Review: Cargo was a finalist in Tropfest Australia 2013, a short movie festival and had a very high rating […]

Precut Girl Review

Year: 2009 Director: Eric Dinkian Synopsis (from IMDb): A young Japanese girl discovers that she cannot die. From then she will explore the moment of death by killing herself repeatedly. My Short Review: I was checking out some trailers on Youtube yesterday when a link to another video caught my eyes. This is how I […]

Silent Terror Youtube Review

A couple of years back Justin Lin, famed director of the latest Fast and Furious Movies launched, with a couple of friends, a Youtube Channel calles YOMYOMF (You Offend Me You Offend My Family). This channel offers a large array of videos including but not limited to Shorts, Shows, Trailers…. For Halloween 2012, they released a […]

Krueger: Tales From Elm Street Review

Director: Chris .R. Notarile Year: 2011, 2013 Summary: A look at Freddy Krueger before the Elm Street movies. My Short Summary: I had the chance to discover 2 great short films based on Freddy Krueger, who has to be one of my all time favorite horror movie villain. “Krueger: A Tale from Elm Street” and “Krueger: […]

Don’t Move Review

Year: 2013 Director: Anthony Melton Summary: 6 Friends gather around a ouija board. Their little “seance” will unleash a demonic force looking for 5 souls. My Short Review: “Don’t Move” is the 8th episode in a web series of 13 shorts: “Bloody Cuts” . I have to admit I did not know about this web series […]