The Journal is Surrealist Pictures' first short feature film. It tells the story of Shawn, a father who has suffered a tragedy that he was never prepared to face. He is consumed with grief and devoid of happiness. Finding a book in the park that mysteriously writes strange messages within itself doesn't help his situation. Although scared of his increasing hallucinations, he desperately tries to hang onto his sanity and refuses to believe what he sees. Shawn must find out whether escape from this madness is possible so that he can find his children again.