NoBudge is a streaming platform for young & emerging filmmakers. We present a new, hand-picked film every day, along with a director interview. Our wide-ranging program is equal parts drama, comedy, and experimental film, as well as animation, documentary, sketch, web series and dance/music video.
A stay-at-home mom experiences an unexpected upheaval during her daily routine. This Super 16mm short is about the other side of motherhood, beyond the joys. Directed by Jake Kolton. Written by Jake Kolton, Audrey Findlay. Starring Mascha Mareen.
Dallas Mapleshade, a delusional actress, hires a filmmaker to make a feature documentary about her life to propel her into the spotlight. A bonkers ‘fine line between real and fake’ romp through the life of a wannabe star. Directed by Rich Costales, Kailee McGee. Cast: Kailee McGee, Saskia Maarle...
Two old friends have a chance encounter in the park leading to a string of awkward conversations. A lo-fi cringe comedy that drifts from innocent chit-chat into the realm of the unsettling. Directed by Tavis Putnam. Cast: Tavis Putnam, Arnold Gonzaga.
A guileless woman named Turyn is taken for a surrealist ride to visit “The Club.” An absurd mini-short about the social habits of the young, the archetypes involved, and the dangers lurking. | Directed by Lauren Ireland. Starring Lauren Ireland, Haley Rawson, John Trowbridge.