David's  films strive to convey a positive message, attacking tough issues such like drug abuse or bullying. David hopes to improve his quality of production and strive in the film industry.  



 

A short film or short is any movie not long enough to be considered a feature film (movie). The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences defines a short film as "an original motion picture that has a running time of 40 minutes or less, including all credits". However, the term is used by many as a catchall for anything less than 90 minutes in length. A feature film or movie usually runs from 90 to 120 minutes but can be as long as 180 minutes.There are other standards for short films. The Oberhausen short film festival defines a short as 35 minutes. The BBC Short Film Festival, the Academy Awards, and Clermont-Ferrand use 40 minutes. The San Francisco, Uppsala and Kraków are among those using a limit of 60 minutes.

 



Short films or movies are sometimes called short subjects. Before 1910 all American movies were short subjects. Another term used for short films is avant-garde or "avant-garde short films".The term featurette originally was used for a movie or film longer than a short subject, but shorter than a standard feature film. Documentaries are almost always short films. So are many training films.


Short films are usually made by independent filmmakers and are not for profit. They are made with a low budget or no budget at all. Shorts are usually funded by film grants, non profit organizations, Sponsors, or personal funds. Short films are generally used by filmmakers to gain experience. They are also used to prove their talent in order to gain funding for future films. They want to attract private investors, entertainment companies, or film studios.  Most film festivals show feature films or movies but also show short  films. Some short films are shown along with a feature fil

Just Say No

Just Say No is an anti-drug film written by David McClellan, which was intended to show people that decisions can alter our lives greatly and how truly fragile life really is. 

Just Say No (part 2)

Just Say No (part 2) was a short film about how drugs can ruin someone's life and rob them of their dreams.  Drugs can ruin friendships and end lives very easily.  It also illustrates what can go wrong when looking for fast money.  Hard work and diligence is always the way to go. 

Beer Run

Beer Run was a short film shot at the same hotel The Beatles photographed an album cover of one the top albums.  Beer Run is a simple short about a drug dealer who is about to meet his connection but is ripped off.  The film shows how drug dealing can go bad fast.