Short Films #52FilmsByWomen #DirectedByWomen – In Progressby melissabrattoni | created - 2 months ago | updated - 3 weeks ago | Public
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Recently completing the #52FilmsByWomen challenge I'm embarking on another year.
This time as a further challenge to myself I will watch short films worldwide to fulfill my interest in this area.
1. Birdie (II) (2018)
PG | 8 min | Short, Drama
A woman walks alone to the train station. As she descends the stairs to the underground platform she smiles at a young man, he smiles back. With the smallest of gestures, the woman becomes caught in a subtle and sinister game.
3. Hello Apartment (2018)
11 min | Short
An apartment as a witness to someone's personal history, the kind of universal space in which we all find ourselves as we evolve into adulthood. An apartment as protagonist of the latest chapter of Miu Miu Women's Tales.
5. How to Be Alone (2019)
11 min | Short, Horror
How To Be Alone follows Lucy, as she struggles to survive an increasingly bizarre and horrifying night. Lucy most secret fears begin to manifest and attack her, she must fight for control of her mind, and ultimately her life.
11. Mission Zero (2007)
8 min | Short, Action, Sci-Fi
Pirelli's promotional short movie. After leaving her house on a quiet morning Uma Thurman is being pursued by two strange figures who shoot at her.
12. Skin (2007)
16 min | Short, Drama
Robert tries to rekindle a relationship with his teenage daughters Emma and Zoe on their last holiday together before the divorce. He slowly begins to realize that not only has he lost ... See full summary »
13. The Captured Bird (2012)
10 min | Short, Fantasy, Horror
A darkly poetic fable that begins with a little girl drawing figures of people with chalk on the cement of a playground. She takes notice of an unusual crack in the pavement that is seeping... See full summary »
14. Candy (I) (2011)
15 min | Short, Drama, Romance
Set in contemporary London CANDY follows the story of Joe, a teenage suburban boy, who meets and instantly falls in love with a seemingly innocent young girl from his home town who now ... See full summary »
15. Dirt (II) (2018)
The story follows Penny, a troubled runaway, who is picked up hitchhiking by a group of friends on a camping trip. But after trekking deep into the forest, Penny soon realises this group is... See full summary »
18. Every Breaking Wave (I) (2015)
13 min | Short, Drama
Set on the streets of early 1980s Northern Ireland, the film is built around themes of emotional abandon and the uncertainty of romantic relationships. It follows two teenagers, one ... See full summary »
19. The Woman Dress (2012)
7 min | Short
In this dark tale of an esoteric ritual, a woman enters a shadowy laboratory where three witches attend a bubbling cauldron, surrounded by hanging skeletons of dresses. She is disrobed, led... See full summary »
21. The Stylist (2016)
Not Rated | 15 min | Short, Drama, Horror
Claire is a lonely hairstylist with an unnerving desire to escape her disappointing reality. When her final client of the evening arrives with the request to look perfect, Claire has plans of her own.