Short Films 

Wise Works presents a thriller short film, "Dying of the Leaves". Staying alive is the one thing humans fight for the hardest. There is very little we won't do to avoid death. What would you do if death latched onto you like a leach? No matter how hard you try to be free of its grasp, it will not shake loose. This is the struggle Calvin (Sam Edelson) fights through in this film ”Dying of the Leaves”. Lost in the wilderness, Calvin struggles from the emotional tool survival brings, and is hunted by a terrifying creature never seen before. Calvin finds himself in the most vulnerable position he has even experienced.

This film, written by Zac Brackett, is a tragic story of a young man struggling to move on from his lover's death. But so early into their life together, he can't help but feel his happiness died with her.


Path to Crimson is a psychological thriller short film. A mix of drama and character downfall. The main character "Dex" finds himself in a tough situation by simply making one wrong decision in the wrong moment. As he tries to pull himself out of the hole, he drags his friends and family deeper with him.

This story is to portray what the life of a Werewolf might be like. With our character's tragic past involving his brother as his victim, he secludes himself in order to keep others safe and unaware of his curse.