For a while now I have been thinking about reviewing short films on moviescramble. They are the ideal medium for aspiring film makers. It can be used as a show-reel for new talents and display new techniques and technologies. Within a limited time the short film has to be able to convey as much information as possible, be comprehensible and most of all entertaining. The first short film to be reviewed here is the 2012 animation short, The Chase.
In its thirteen-minute run time, The Chase tells the tale of a contract hit that goes wrong . The hit man is in place when he receives a call cancelling the job. The intended victim, a scary looking dude, is on to him and the hit man must make good his escape. A daring roof top jaunt ends badly with the hit man face to face with the scary dude. The dude has a briefcase in his hand. This has aroused the interest of two passing hoodlums who see a chance of some easy pickings. Violence ensues. Continue reading “The Chase” »