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Short Shouts: Vlad Versailles Stars in Short Based on Notorious BIG's 'I Got A Story to Tell'

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • April 21, 2014 10:32 AM
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Directed by Ross Hockrow and starring Vladimir Versailles (Orange is the New Black, Hard Times), I Got a Story to Tell is a new short film based on the Notorious BIG song of the same name.

Short Shouts: Cam Montgomery, Jr.'s '1st Grade Picture'

  • By Emmanuel Akitobi
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  • February 22, 2014 9:10 AM
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H/T to Cam Montgomery, Jr. for introducing me to the Front Seat Chronicles project, via his own moving short film, 1st Grade Picture.

Short Shouts: 'Weekend Lover', A Lionel Cineas Film

  • By Emmanuel Akitobi
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  • February 22, 2014 9:00 AM
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Watch filmmaker Lionel Cineas' latest short, Weekend Lover.

Trailer: Social Worker Meets African Child Soldier in Oscar Nominated Short 'That Wasn't Me'

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • January 17, 2014 9:00 AM
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Competing at this year's Oscars in the best Short Film Live Action category is Aquel no era yo (That Wasn't Me), written and directed by Esteban Crespo and set in Sierra Leon.

Short Shouts: Young Boy Hustles & Roams NYC Transit System in Startling 'Open City: B.L.B'

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • January 14, 2014 9:03 PM
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Helmed by up-and-coming filmmaking talent A.V. Rockwell (Alina Victoria) - whom we last profiled on this blog when Rockwell was raising funds for her Open City Mixtape shorts series - the young filmmaker's newest short project Open City: B.L.B has been released tonight.

Watch Sci-Fi Short 'Telescope' Before It Becomes A Feature Film

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 13, 2013 10:37 AM
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Watch Sci-Fi Short 'Telescope' Before It Becomes A Feature Film

Watch Jamie Foxx's Fantastical Short '...And She Was My Eve' - Tyrin Turner, Nichole Galicia Star

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 4, 2013 6:45 PM
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Watch Jamie Foxx's Fantastical Short 'And She Was My Eve' - Tyrin Turner, Nichole Galicia Star

Things Suddenly Get Awkward In Eric Kolelas' Improvised Short 'Crossed Wires'

  • By Emmanuel Akitobi
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  • November 3, 2013 9:05 AM
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British actor/filmmaker Eric Kolelas is back with another engaging short film to share. Crossed Wires is an improvised short film about how "a misunderstanding leads to sombre consequences as two flatmates recall very different turns of event from the previous night."

Watch Teaser Trailer For New Short Film About OCD - 'Contamination'

  • By Sergio
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  • November 1, 2013 8:51 AM
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According to statistics from filmmaker Shanea R. Williams: “If OCD was an American city, it would be the second most populated city in the country”

Trailer: Inspirational Short 'The Will To Want' - Screening at Brooklyn's reRun Theater This Weekend

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • October 29, 2013 10:30 AM
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The independent short film The Will To Want, helmed by emerging filmmaker Temilolu Tokosi, will hold a special screening this Saturday, November 2 and Sunday, November 3, hosted by B.L.V.D. Filmmworks at Brooklyn's reRun Theater in NYC.
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