Essential Action

  • Hybrids

    "Hybrids" by Patrick Kalyn - After the death of her daughter ex-special forces soldier seeks revenge on the aliens that committed brutal murder.

  • The New Politics

    "The New Politics" by Joshua Wong - Make Games, Not War. It is the year 2056, and the two major political superpowers are on the brink of war with one another. In order to settle their major disputes they choose to elect some of their best and most promising candidates to battle on behalf of the ...

  • Archetype

    What happens when a soldier won't obey orders? What if those orders are unethical or illegal? "Archetype" by Aaron Sims is the future of soldiers.

  • The Kid

    A woman and young boy are chased through the streets of downtown Los Angeles. Battered and exhausted, they are protecting something both highly valuable and extremely dangerous.

  • Phoenix Run

    Taking place in the near future where the world has survived a global infection, everybody is infected with a deadly virus and needs a special vaccine to stay alive or die and turn into something inhuman. In a dingy basement across town, MARKY wakes up to find himself strapped to a chair in a roo...

  • Seam

    "Seam" by Rajeev Dassani and Elan Dassani - A tenuous peace between humans and remarkably humanlike machines is tested when synthetics begin spontaneously exploding.

  • Amp

    "AMP" by Adam Marisett - 10 years after leaving a war his father started, Quinn and Amp live in the slums selling illegal custom-tech just to afford the batteries that keep Amp alive.

    When an old childhood friend tracks him down, Quinn is confronted with the dilemma of choosing to remain idle...

  • Untogethered

    "Untogethered" by Ryan Chatfield
    A hacker named Quinn infiltrates a cult, who are slowly killing off its members, in order to save her estranged sister, Harper.
    Untogethered is a sci-fi/action/drama about a hacker named Quinn who seeks to rescue her terminally ill sister, Harper, who is deepl...

  • Echoes In The Ice

    Four men explore an abandoned research facility. Within the station unsettling signs of disorder are revealed, and in the lowest level of the facility, a chilling discovery is made.

  • Redeem the Beginning

    In a dystopian world a young woman gets a second chance to avenge her and her family's death and fight against the governments military death squads. An epic brutal action story in a weak, ruling society where people are killed simply because they are poor, a young woman named Dina is brutally mu...

  • Fight Machine

    Near Future 'military-grade' prosthetic limb technology alters the rules of an emerging NYC underground fight club - through a recently discharged elite soldier.
    FIGHT MACHINE imagines a near-future where advanced military-grade prosthetic limbs are unleashed into society. What kind of changes wi...

  • Echo/Back

    "Echo/Back" directed by Tristram Geary - In a world where time travel spreads as a virus, a fugitive uses 1-5 second time jumps to escape a police raid.

  • World War

    A war between 2 robots fight for the fate of the world while a bomb ticks away ready to explode. Directed by Vincent Chai

  • Posthuman

    A genius hacker and his dog help an enigmatic young woman to free the remaining test subjects of a black ops ESP test lab.

  • State of the Union

    The President of the United States delivers the news of the impending end of the world while under duress.

  • Outpost

    When the final Citizen of Earth's interplanetary research and diplomacy program finally makes first contact, he's forced to not only protect humanity, but that which makes him human: love.

  • AI-POCALYPSE

    The story of a self-conscious Artificial Intelligence going to the 4th dimension to fix humanity's future.