Film Reviews, Films, Short Film

REVIEW: Ian (Short)

Inspired by the real life story of Ian, a young boy who was born with cerebral palsy, Abel Goldfarb’s animated short film about the titular boy is a sweet and profound revelation, even for a child’s perspective, where its strength lies. It tells of a…

Film Reviews, Short Film, Z - 2018

REVIEW: E T A (2018)

Talia Shea Levin’s latest project E T A celebrates community and identity as one woman (Alexis Floyd) combats the need to isolate herself at a bus stop and instead begins to reach out to those around her. Through song and dance, the short video creates an all…

Film Reviews, Short Film, Z - 2018

JUMPSCARECUT: Defarious (Short)

Year: 2018 Directed by: Chase Michael Pallante Cast: Janet Miranda, Jason Torres, Sonia Sierra Runtime: 13m 17s “A young woman is tormented by her nightmares and they are beginning to manifest so strongly she becomes disillusioned between the world of her imagination and what is…

Film Reviews, Short Film

REVIEW: Lion (Short)

Year: 2017 Written & Directed by: Davide Melini Cast: Pedro Sánchez, Michael Segal, Tania Mercader Runtime: 11m 48s Upon discovering this short film, I was impressed with how well it had performed. During its first year of distribution, it has won 126 awards at a…

Film Reviews, Short Film, Z - 2018

REVIEW: Heartless (Short)

Year: 2018 Written & Directed by: Kevin Sluder Runtime: 12 minutes 24 seconds Cast: Stacy Snyder, Joanna Sotomura, Matt Mercer, Blaine Vedros, Ron Morehouse, Melody Melendez Heartless is a brand new short film from the award-winning L.A based Sunshine Boy Productions and is inspired by Edgar…