Tag Archives: short films

  • ‘Onnanocos x Micro Drone': Short One-Take Film Shot by a Drone (Video)

    ‘Onnanocos x Micro Drone': Short One-Take Film Shot by a Drone (Video)

    Most footage I’ve seen collected by drone cameras has that distinct “this is a drone camera” feeling. But there’s a new short film that was shot in one take with a micro-drone that actually looks pretty good, it out-Steadicams Steadicam in many ways. It’s called Onnanocos x Micro Drone. Onnanocos x Micro Drone is a superb act […]

  • ‘The Land of Maybe': A Short Rock Climbing Doc from The North Face (Video)

    ‘The Land of Maybe': A Short Rock Climbing Doc from The North Face (Video)

    The North Face is one of those outdoor/athletic apparel brands that dips into documentary filmmaking from time to time. Last month there was A Love Letter to Winter featuring the brand’s snow sports team, and now it’s The Land of Maybe, starring The North Face’s sponsored team of rock climbers. Here’s the official synopsis: “Travel with us to […]

  • “Welcome Home”: Spike Jonze Directs FKA Twigs for Apple HomePod (Video)

    “Welcome Home”: Spike Jonze Directs FKA Twigs for Apple HomePod (Video)

    Bad news for art-damaged counterculturists who want to completely ignore commercials from massive corporations: Apple has enlisted Spike Jonze and FKA Twigs for a piece that bridges the gap between short film and advertisement for their new voice controlled HomePod. It’s called “Welcome Home.” I’m actually pretty annoyed at how cool “Welcome Home” is. It […]

  • ‘Far Cry 5: Inside Eden’s Gate’ Promotional Short Film (Trailer)

    ‘Far Cry 5: Inside Eden’s Gate’ Promotional Short Film (Trailer)

    The people at Ubisoft are going down an unusual road to promote the upcoming fifth installment in the Far Cry video game franchise. They recently released a trailer announcing a short film, called called Far Cry 5: Inside Eden’s Gate, and it’s coming to Amazon Prime Video in just a few days. Here’s the straight dope on the short […]

  • ’41x': A Short Film About Lawn Mower Racing (Video)

    ’41x': A Short Film About Lawn Mower Racing (Video)

    The Winter Olympics are currently happening in Pyongyang, which means that people all over the world are entranced by sports they probably don’t give much thought to outside of the Olympics: The luge, speed skating, snowboarding, curling. But there’s another obscure sport, not yet recognized by either of the Olympic committees, that is just as […]

  • ‘Recurrence': Short Film Shows Infinite Fractal Zoom (Video)

    ‘Recurrence': Short Film Shows Infinite Fractal Zoom (Video)

    Filmmaker Julius Horsthuis has a new short film that starts as a slow zoom into a sprawling CGI cityscape that he created. How do you know it’s not a real city, or a simulation of one? Because the zoom keeps on going forever, fractal-like, which also explains why the short film is called Recurrence. If […]