Shorts

These short films have allowed us to play with form and style as well as with different equipment and artists. Many have played in festivals around the world.

THE BONUS (Trailer)


A naughty comedy about a man who has been passed over for not only a promotion but also an incentive trip so he seeks retribution in an unusual way. As part of Out TV’s – Hot Pink Shorts program.
Written by David C. Jones
Directed by David C. Jones
vimeo.com/45167869

SCARRED (Trailer)


A young man would rather be an actor than reveal his real self. Pretending to be someone else is one way to keep it together when everything is falling apart. For The Vancouver Film School.
Directed by David C. Jones
Written by Brendan Mackereth
vimeo.com/33845078

COFFEE CLUB


A dark comedy about gay bashing! Three friends kick out a member of the their coffee claque for a surprising reason. Coffee Club’s debut was at the Queer Film Festival in Vancouver 2011.
Directed by David C. Jones
Written by David C. Jones
http://vimeo.com/27678660

OVER HERE

A serious, atmospheric film about one half of a couple in quiet turmoil due to lack of public displays of affection based on a poem by Dane B. McFadhen. Over Here’s debut was the Queer Film Festival in Vancouver 2011.
Directed by David C. Jones
Written by Dane B. McFadhen
http://vimeo.com/27928553

LAUGH


A neighborhood bursts into song when a young man is verbally mocked in the re-imagine 1965 protest song written by Sonny Bono. 22 actors, two city blocks, one truck, one take! This film continues to play around the world.

Directed by David C. Jones
Conceived by David C. Jones
http://www.vimeo.com/6525168

CAUGHT


Set in 1948, Caught is a tuneful memory film of a shy teenager who is tempted by an alluring new student. Shot in Super 8, Caught has played in festivals around the world.

Directed by David C. Jones
Written by David C. Jones
http://www.vimeo.com/6524514

MAD BLOOD


A parody PSA about the ban by the Canadian Blood Bank on homosexual donors, Mad Blood has been seen in schools and on various activist web sites.

Directed by David C. Jones
Written by Derek Bedry
http://www.vimeo.com/18337925

LABELS


An interracial couple get into a witty debate when one of them decides that he no longer wants to be labeled “gay”. Labels was screened at the Out On Screen festival in Vancouver, BC.

Directed by David C. Jones
Written by Ryan Clayton
http://www.vimeo.com/6524860

YOUTH OBSESSION


A mockumentary that examines the effects on the community when otherwise respectable middle-aged people suddenly stop acting their age.

Directed by David C. Jones & John McGie
Written by the ensemble
http://www.vimeo.com/6535410