Forget going to the movies for big-budget films. The Internet is host to a wealth of independent fan films. Check out the best all summer, here on Showbits.
Tag: independent films
Summer Shorts: Signs
'Signs', by Patrick Hughes and @Radical.Media, demonstrates the power of nonverbal communication in a lonely office worker's life.
Summer Shorts: The Hunt for Gollum
'The Hunt for Gollum' is an independent prequel that borrows the look and feel of Peter Jackson's adaptation of 'The Lord of the Rings'.
Summer Shorts: Choices
'Choices' is a live-action adaptation of the 1984 Saturday morning cartoon Dungeons & Dragons, based on the RPG of the same name.
Summer Shorts: Unloved
The disturbing fan film Unloved was based on the Nintendo GameCube game Eternal Darkness.
Summer Shorts: The Black Hole
In 'The Black Hole', a semifinalist in the National Film Board of Canada's fifth annual film competition, a sleep-deprived office worker finds a portable hole.
Summer Shorts: What's in the Box?
What's in the Box? is an action-packed vignette based on the Half-Life series of video games. Watch it here, as well as an interview with its Dutch creators.
Summer Shorts: World Builder
World Builder, a short film by Bruce Branit of The 405 and Pushing Daisies, relies heavily on special FX to tell its touching tale.