Watch: ‘TELL’ is Dark Drama Hiding a Violent Streak

Why Watch? After a heated argument, a man swarms to his car to get a hammer and returns back into the house. Ryan Connolly‘s short film starts with a concussive blast of tension and doesn’t loosen the throat-clenching grip for its entire runtime.

It’s an exploration of a broken psychology that might just mark the emergence of a strong new talent. Featuring seductively intimate handheld cinematography, intense acting and a dark story, it’s stellar work on a shoestring budget.

What will it cost? Only 30 minutes.

Skip Work. You’ve Got Time For More Short Films

A veteran of writing about movies for nearly a decade, Scott Beggs has been the Managing Editor of Film School Rejects since 2009. Despite speculation, he is not actually Walter Mathau's grandson. See? He can't even spell his name right.

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