Category Archive: Winter Shorts

Winter Shorts Series: Final Flurries

Well, the time has come for me to bring the One Movie | Each Day Winter Shorts series to an end. It’s been an interesting experience diving so heavily into the world of… Continue reading

Recursivo

They say that variety is the spice of life. In a continuing attempt to embrace that variety here with One Movie | Each Day, I’ve decided to dedicate each Wednesday review to the… Continue reading

Caterpillar

We’re getting towards the end of January, and that means that I’m getting towards the end of my Winter Shorts series, but there are still plenty worthwhile short films to see, so I’m… Continue reading

The Guilt

Today’s movie is famous for winning a ridiculous half-million dollar YouTube short film prize at the Venice Film Festival. While I’m not sure that it’s as good as all that, La Culpa, translated… Continue reading

Intermission: More Short Shorts

If you’re a regular reader, you’re no doubt aware that I’ve been reviewing a fair number of shorts lately. However, I find that it’s probably not worth your time or mine to devote… Continue reading

D-I-M, Deus in Machina

Today’s short film is noted for its extensive use of cgi animation in a ultra-low-budget film, but its humor and creative story of casual courage in the face of the leviathan that makes… Continue reading

Rest

Sunday Single Sentence review: Devoid of any dialog but containing an effective story none the less, Rest, an art house short that just happens to feature a zombie as its protagonist, is a… Continue reading

Six Dollar Fifty Man

Today’s movie is The Six Dollar Fifty Man, a short film from New Zealand. I really enjoyed this movie, but I’m having trouble finding much to say about it. So I’m just going… Continue reading

Payload

I’m not quite done with my Winter Shorts Series just yet; and today’s movie is a fine example of why I’m keeping it going a bit longer Today’s movie is Payload a beautifully… Continue reading

In God We Trust

Today I once again watched a short film from a director famous for his feature film work. However, unlike Wes Anderson, I actually enjoy what I’ve seen before from Jason Reitman. In God… Continue reading

The Butterfly Circus

Sometimes acclaimed films aren’t all they’re cracked up to be. Although I don’t have a definitive end date in mind for my Winter Shorts series, I’m definitely closer to the end than the… Continue reading

The External World

They say that variety is the spice of life. In a continuing attempt to embrace that variety here with One Movie Each Day, I’ve decided to dedicate each Wednesday review to the stranger… Continue reading