Jason Reitman’s Short Film: Gulp

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We all start somewhere and Ghostbusters: Afterlife writer/director Jason Reitman is no exception. Check out his 2001 short film Gulp. Synopsis: Francis has just changed his new fish’s water, and the fish is freaking out. Francis calls a pal who tells him the fish needs salt water, not fresh water, and hasn’t long to live;…

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Edgar Wright’s Short Film: Dead Right

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If you are a fan of Edgar Wright then you need to watch his student short film called Dead Right. A rather enjoyable 1993 film written, directed, edited & produced with a budget of roughly £275 by a then-young british filmmaker Edgar Wright, whom is known for directing Last Night in Soho (2021), The Sparks…

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Damien Chazelle’s Short Film: Whiplash

Whiplash is a 2013 drama short film written and directed by Academy Award winning director Damien Chazelle. It depicts the relationship between an ambitious jazz drummer and an abusive bandleader. It is the short film that the Oscar winning feature film is based on.  If you want to listen to Damien Chazelle discuss how…

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David F. Sandberg’s Short Film: Lights Out

David F. Sandberg’s story is the “lottery ticket” moment I speak about so often on the show. His journey in Hollywood is remarkable, inspiring and scary all at the same time.  He created a short film called Lights Out. That short was seen by famed filmmaker and producer James Wan (Furious 7, Aquaman, The Conjuring) who offered…

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The Coen Brothers’ Short Film: Tuileries (Paris, je t’aime)

Part of the feature film Paris, je t’aime, Joel and Ethan Coen created a wonderful addition to the anthology film called Tuileries. The film stars Steve Buscemi and is about a man that breaks the unspoken Parisian rule of not making eye contact with other people in the subway. What happens is classic Coen Brothers. Enjoy! Download…

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