The Sea Is Blue
A fable on how the ocean got its color.
Writer and director Vincent Peone offers a poetic, colorful myth of how the ocean got its color, in a lovely screen odyssey for all ages.
A little girl is on a fishing trip, when she falls into the water and sinks to the bottom of the ocean floor.
From there, she embarks on a mythological underwater journey that not only explains the natural world, but offers a meditation on loss, fear, acceptance and resilience.
Rendered in gorgeous, well-crafted claymation, the movie is gentle in tone and deeply imaginative in its visuals. A whimsical score engages viewers, but the storytelling works on a deeper, metaphorical level, lingering long after viewing.
The director wrote the short as a way to comfort himself while his sister lay in a coma in a hospital. Wondering what was going on in her mind, the film offers both recognition of the difficult emotions we all face, as well as hope that we can rise above to new beginnings.
Emotionally resonant and optimistic, “The Sea Is Blue” will uplift the spirit, even as it plunges into the depths of deeply human fears.
A Star Trek actor tries to one-up his co-star in his return to Hollywood.
A devoted husband suspects his wife is cheating on him. Then he hides under the bed.
A burn-survivor goes on his first date after his accident.
A man uncovers the horrifying truth of what landed on his childhood farm.
By Stefanie Abel Horowitz |
A woman thinks about dying. But a co-worker asks her out.
A virgin tries to get laid before an unstoppable asteroid ends the world.
By David M. Helman |
A young father who is cut off from his son takes matters into his own hands.
By Kaveh Mazaheri |
An Iranian woman's husband has an accident at home... and she just watches him die.
An elderly man is given the opportunity to relive one day of his life.
By Andrew Goldsmith and Bradley Slabe |
A crochet dinosaur must unravel itself to save the love of its life.
2 strangers at a wedding reception make an unexpected connection.
A man in a time-loop must work with his brother to prevent a catastrophic fire.
A young woman wakes up in a strange place, with a strange guy.
A couple's sex life is in a slump, forcing them to reconsider the relationship.
A young man works in a food truck, across from a brothel with a girl who needs his help.