These films may be off the radar but they’re sure on IndieFlix’s!
New year, new me.
Sati Shaves Her Head – Inspired by F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “Bernice Bobs Her Hair,” this film is a modern take on the classic fish out of water tale. Nikki tries to teach Sati a lesson, but soon learns that revenge is a dish best served shaved! http://bit.ly/2aplg1x
The Hero Pose – Mia is eight years old and wants to do anything but hang out at her dad’s house, trying to sell a car that doesn’t run. This is a story about a father and daughter, and those precious moments in life when two people are able to pause and connect. http://bit.ly/2aur1Wg
Living on One Dollar – Carrying only a video camera and a desire to understand, four friends spend just 56 dollars each for 56 days in rural Pena Blanca, Guatemala. They return home transformed hoping to inspire their generation to help make a difference. http://bit.ly/2adjgbq
Abiogenesis – In this breathtaking science fiction spectacle, a strange mechanical device lands on a desolate world and uses the planet to undergo a startling transformation, that has profound implications for an entire galaxy. http://bit.ly/2aXSXD5
Season’s Greetings from the IndieFlix crew.
Animal Farm – A successful farmyard revolution by the resident animals vs. the farmer goes horribly wrong when corrupt pigs hijack it for their personal gain. This film is based on the text of the same name by George Orwell. http://bit.ly/2bqIuCF
Anomaly – Set in the late 60s, broken relationships and an astronomical event intertwine the various narrative threads – an abstract interpretation of the historical Christmas narrative. http://bit.ly/1PMG8gS
A Christmas Story – In the 1940s, a young boy named Ralphie attempts to convince his parents, his teacher, and Santa that a Red Ryder B.B. gun really is the perfect Christmas gift.
Home Alone – An 8-year old troublemaker must protect his home from a pair of burglars when he is accidentally left home alone by his family during Christmas vacation.
Eye-candy = anything visually and aesthetically pleasing to the eyeball
Pas – Throughout her entire life, Rose has followed her passion for dance by using it as a singular method of communication essential to connect with her surroundings. http://bit.ly/2aqRki2
Rellik – Starting at the end and returning to the beginning, Rellik retraces the steps that lead
to a woman’s horrific murder. This short plays with time to
present a mystery which unravels in reverse, leaving the audience reeling as they
trying and piece together what they have just seen. http://bit.ly/2a579Za
Anomaly – Claimed by our staff to be one of the most beautiful films on IndieFlix, Anomaly centers on the interconnected stories of several lives that coincide with a long-awaited astronomical event. http://bit.ly/1PMG8gS
The Otherworldly – A creature is born from the crevasse of a rock and enters the “otherworldly” through a portal in the forest. Cheesy at first but trust me, you will quickly become mesmerized. http://bit.ly/2awx6Xi
International relations, one small screen at a time.
The Man Who Married Himself – Oliver has a mid-life crisis, and decides to get married – to himself. This is the story of his relationship, and how he discovers some truths about life and love on the way. (UK) http://bit.ly/2aI6iiV
A Viagem (The Trip) – António decides to break free of his mundane existence and rents a silver convertible to take his wife on a dream vacation. Everything seems perfect. Except something is wrong. (Portugal) http://bit.ly/29Xx6OU
The Scarecrow Girl – Luzia and her family live on a farm in the Brazilian countryside. When her brother begins attending school, Luzia want to join him, but is told by her father that she isn’t allowed because she is a girl. Luzia is determined to find a way to learn how to read, even if it involves a little trick. http://bit.ly/2axor6y
“Ohana Means Family” -Lilo & Stitch
Destination 3 (Degrees) – Follow two friends as they achieve their dream to paddle all of the Hawaiian channels to raise awareness about plastics pollution in the oceans. http://bit.ly/2aboxfy
Brother – "Brother" is a humanoid robot who can’t build anything that works correctly, so he must find it within himself to make his creations come to life. http://bit.ly/2a9BqJr
Yukon Kings – Set in the remote Alaskan Yukon Delta, this doc follows Yup’ik fisherman Ray Waska as he teaches his grandkids how to fish during the summer salmon run. http://bit.ly/2a6EgBP
Family Values – One family. One lesson to be learned. One twisted way to teach it. http://bit.ly/2a8O1cx
(Disclaimer – not for a young audience)
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The Sickie – When events at work prove too stressful for Douglas Knott, a busy office manager, he decides to throw a sickie (aka a sick day). http://bit.ly/29Ti8W2
Script Cops – An irreverent parody about officers who arrest people for bad screenwriting. http://bit.ly/29WEQ3j
The Come Up – An ambitious production assistant pulls off a daring heist on a Hollywood film set, all to impress the industry’s biggest producer while pitching his screenplay in the process. Starring Patrick J. Adams from Suits. http://bit.ly/29YxAmF
Heal Thyself – This film is satires America’s profit-driven health care system, starring Academy Award and Golden Globe nominee Eric Roberts (The Pope of Greenwich Village, The Dark Knight). http://bit.ly/2bwtUGW
Dislcaimer: Satirizing mental health
Check out some of our best animated shorts on IndieFlix.
Ride of Passage – Toki’s
tribe expects him to bring home the head of the biggest animal possible.
However, this rite of
passage does not turn out as planned. With the help of a colorful new
friend, he achieves something much bigger. http://bit.ly/2aP7aXm
The Lost Thing – A boy discovers a bizarre looking creature while out collecting bottle tops at the beach. For reasons he does not explain, the boy empathizes with the creature, and sets out to find a place for it. http://bit.ly/29CpKyw
Out of Bounds – Allan’s
phobias and boundaries from his Asperger syndrome are challenged when he
must brave the outdoors to save his only friend, a pet fish named Paul. http://bit.ly/29NMpYd
Blind Luck – A seeing eye dog must choose between his favorite toy and his owner. http://bit.ly/29wpnmn
Suggested by your intern Colman.
When Worlds Collide – As a new star and planet hurtle toward a doomed Earth, a small group of survivalists frantically work to complete the rocket which will take them to their new home. http://bit.ly/29QCRhs
Invasion of the Saucer Men – Diminutive aliens run into teenage opposition when their invasion plans land them in a rural lovers’ lane. http://bit.ly/2a5U1r4
Attack of the Crab Monsters – People are trapped on a shrinking island by intelligent, brain-eating giant crabs. http://bit.ly/2aBcucq
20 Million Miles to Earth – The first U.S. spaceship to Venus crash-lands off the coast of Sicily on its return trip. A dangerous, lizard-like creature comes with it and quickly grows gigantic. http://bit.ly/2a0MMvV
Anthony Bourdain would approve.