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Staff Pick Premiere: “Retouch,” directed by Kaveh Mazaheri

"Retouch" by Kaveh Mazaheri is a shocking film about a young Iranian wife who must make a difficult choice: save her husband or save herself.

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Best of the Month: From shoe cars to shady landlords

Looking for the best short films on the internet? These are the top 11 from the last month, as selected by our in-house curators.

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Staff Pick Premiere: Matthew Puccini’s “Lavender”

Director Matthew Puccini's film "Lavender" premiered at Sundance and is now online for the first time. Check out the film and read how he made it.

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Staff Pick Premiere: “Mothering,” directed by Lucy Bridger

In “Mothering,” Lucy Bridger tells the story of a young girl who's just arrived in a new foster home. When her first period unexpectedly appears, help comes in the form of her foster parent's mother, Pauline.

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Staff Pick Premiere: A dizzying descent into deductive reasoning

This animated premiere is a riddle that dives heavily into the darkest corners of the human mind. Sensitive content ahead.

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Staff Pick Premiere: Finding yourself in a hoarder’s home

Watch how mint-flavored liqueur, saying goodbye to family members, and baroque prog rock come together in "Creme de Menthe."

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Staff Pick Premiere: Kiss someone or school will make you

What if you had to kiss someone in middle school or else you got held back a grade? Director Christopher Winterbauer explores this question in "Wyrm."

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Staff Pick Premiere: When things go from bad to worse

In Alireza Ghasemi's film, "Lunch Time," a 16-year-old girl is asked to identify her mother's body — but the people in charge won’t let her into the morgue.

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Staff Pick Premiere: When life pushes you over the edge

In a neighborhood rife with racial tension, a local girl falls for a recent immigrant who is the victim of prejudice and shame.

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Staff Pick Premiere: Can a game kill a relationship?

In Michael Stahl-David's "We Win," a happy couple’s relationship unravels during a game of Mafia.

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Staff Pick Premiere: What can a satanic cult teach us about tolerance?

Teemu Niukkanen's "F*cking Bunnies" proves that loving thy neighbor is sometimes more complicated than it sounds.

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Staff Pick Premiere: The Utopian Inventor

Matthew Rankin's award-winning film about inventor Nikola Tesla's last days is as electrifying as the man himself.

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Staff Pick Premiere: Human import

In Ena Sendijarevic's, “Import," absurd situations arise when a Bosnian refugee family tries to make the Netherlands their new home.

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Best of Staff Picks: February 2019

For some reason, February has been a great month for Staff Picks every year. 2019's batch did not disappoint.