This Week in Trailers

Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, domestic, independent, big budget: What better way to hone your skills as a thoughtful moviegoer than by deconstructing these little pieces of advertising?

This week we come of age, fight with our brothers, get to know a mysterious fashion icon, get cutesy with some little animals, and sell our soul trying to make an independent film.

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Do You See What I See Horror Short

Since we’re getting pretty close to Christmas, it’s a safe bet that you’ve already attended one ugly Christmas sweater party this year. Sadly, the novelty of those parties has worn out a bit as companies now deliberately manufacture the ugliest sweaters, though it used to be more fun when you’d have to venture out to find one at a local thrift store. So if you’ve come to loathe these kind of holiday parties, a new holiday horror short that recently hit the web might be for you.

Do You See What I See? is a slasher short film set in the heart of Christmas that finds an ugly Christmas sweater party interrupted by some kind of masked murderer. However, what starts off as just a typical slasher takes a strange turn that feels like it could be easily expanded into a feature film.

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