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Room 8 - Winner of the BAFTA for Short Film 2014

Posted by cica at August 29, 2017, 8:59 am in movies , tags: Short Film


Congratulations to James W Griffiths for his BAFTA award for Short Film for Room 8.

Room 8 is one of five different films from the same script: the Bombay Sapphire Imagination Series. Seeking to spark the imagination, we asked Oscar winning writer Geoffrey Fletcher to write a short script stripped of any stage direction.
The five most imaginative film entries were picked, produced and premiered at Tribeca Film Festival 2013.... read more

A Short History of Korean Film

Posted by Coola at May 1, 2017, 6:13 pm in general , tags: Korean History Film

1903-1945: Korea Under Japanese Rule

Only fragments remain of Korea's early film history. The vast majority of Korea's early film footage was lost due to neglect or the destruction brought about by the Korean War, and not a single feature produced before 1934 survives in complete form today. Nonetheless, historical records paint a picture of a lively and creative industry that produced over 160 features from the early twenties until Japan's surrender to Allied forces in 1945.

From 1909 to 1920, a series of theaters were built in Seoul and in regional cities such as Pusan and Pyongyang. Most of these theaters were owned by Japanese businessmen, but a few Korean theater owners built up a significant amount of capital screening European and American imports. This capital would eventually be used to help finance the first domestic productions. Korea's first "film" (The Righteous Revenge), a kinodrama in which actors performed against the backdrop of a projected feature, debuted at Seoul's Danseongsa Theater in 1919. The public reportedly loved the show, but the long-term prospects of this and other kinodramas were hampered by intellectuals who criticized the mixed-media format as an insult to both theatre and film.... read more

Downward Dog from Animal

Posted by cica at April 20, 2017, 6:42 am in movies , tags: short film comedy


Created by Michael Killen and Samm Hodges, and produced by the team at Animal (, “Downward Dog” is the original web series that provided the inspiration for the upcoming ABC comedy of the same name. ABC’s “Downward Dog” follows the day-to-day life of Nan (played by Emmy and Golden Globe-nominated Allison Tolman, "Fargo"), as told by her increasingly lonely and philosophical dog, Martin. The broadcast series is created and written by Samm Hodges and Michael Killen, who will executive produce with Mosaic Media Group’s Jimmy Miller and Sam Hansen, Animal’s Kathy Dziubek, and showrunners Kat Likkel and John Hoberg. It stars Tolman, Lucas Neff as Jason, Kirby Howell-Baptiste as Jenn, and Barry Rothbart as Kevin. The series, from Legendary Television and ABC Studios, premieres on ABC in May.... read more

Birth of the Lotus from Water Lily

Posted by cica at April 12, 2017, 6:37 am in movies , tags: short film


Finally, we're proud to present you our graduation movie, Water Lily ! An invented japanese tale about the birth of the lotus flower... Made in Supinfocom Valenciennes (2015)... read more

The Counselor from Guy Bauer

Posted by cica at April 11, 2017, 6:59 am in movies , tags: short film


At a crisis center in late 1971, a freshly minted counselor on the late shift takes his first call: a suicidal teenager whose parents won’t let her come home for Christmas. The call exposes truths about each that lead to a surprising conclusion.... read more

Mile 19 from Big Pup Film

Posted by cica at April 10, 2017, 6:48 am in movies , tags: Short film


Some people run for exercise and others for competition, but Johnnie Jameson runs to heal. Whether it’s the barista at your coffee shop, the valet parking your car, or the mailman who comes to your door, there are extraordinary people behind every ordinary job. Johnnie is one of them.... read more

Check Please from Daniel Sorochkin

Posted by cica at April 9, 2017, 7:21 am in movies , tags: short film comedy


In a fancy restaurant, Ben plans to propose to his long time girlfriend, Laura, only to find out that his ring was mistakenly sent to the wrong table.... read more