Tuesday, June 26th, 10:00am
Digital platforms and unrestricted formats have opened the door for storytellers to create new outside the box series. Our Digital Short Series Competition is back for the second year to showcase some of today’s most innovative voices, featuring 19 ingenious series.
Digital Short Block One
Creators: Marriott Content Studio
Art has the power to create a universal language that can connect us in unforeseen ways. We followed four artists around the world in search of inspiration and experiences to fuel their creative passions. Powered by Marriott loyalty programs, each artist embarked on a personal journey to destinations like Japan, Italy, Spain and Peru. Their stories illustrate a shared human experience and bridge our differences to create a common universal language through art.
Creators: Michael Schwartz
Maddie and Dan Taylor are the married co-founders of Lucas Academy, a remote, therapeutic boarding school for troubled teenagers in Flathead Lake, Montana. When a new student arrives with surprising connections to the school, Maddie’s world begins to unravel as she discovers dark, intertwined truths about her own family and the program’s inception.
Creators: Fanny Texier
The Rainbow Ladies series highlights a group of women who have decided to live monochromatically. Each standalone episode captures how these extraordinary women live, and how people in their neighborhood react to their singular choice of color as emblematic of their way of life.
The Big Nothing
Creators: Claire Bishop, Lucy Campbell, Sophie Morgan & Peter Ninos
A detective investigates a brutal murder on a mining station in Saturn's orbit.
Creators: Evan Jonigkeit, Zosia Mamet & Alex Gayner
The imaginative realities of two young women living in a bureaucratic behavioral therapy ward are empowered and affirmed through the friendship that grows between them.