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Maryam's husband does weightlifting at home. When a weight falls on his throat and puts him near death, Maryam makes a decision.
from Jim Cummings
Six single-take stories connecting the most important minutes in characters' lives.
from KurzFilmAgentur Hamburg
Based on the December 2015 Mandera bus attack on a bus by militant group Al-Shabaab in Kenya, Watu Wote is Oscar-nominated for best live action short film.
Surreal cut out animation about the experience of drunk driving.
2018 Oscar® nominated in the Short Live-Action category. Inspired by an actual 911 call placed during a school shooting incident in Atlanta, Georgia.
from New Europe Film Sales
Critically acclaimed short about a young girl, who spends the evening alone at home.
from Sal Bardo
In a society where heterosexuals are persecuted and abortion is forbidden, two teens are forced to hide an unintended pregnancy and their secret romance.
Fatma and her mother are Kurdish refugees in Italy. At the doctors office, Fatma has to translate what the doctor tells to her mother but she keeps silent.
from Autour de Minuit
LOVE is a short film describing affection in 3 different chapters, through an impact on a distant solar system. Screened at Sundance, SXSW & Berlin Film Fest.
Thousands of men, women and children struggle to get into Europe as a comfortable English family leave, on what appears to be a holiday.
from chris shepherd
Multi award winning and BAFTA nominated director Chris Shepherd directs a short animation in tribute to Joe Orton (Entertaining Mr Sloane, Loot).
from Tippett Studio
MAD GOD is a fully practical stop-motion film set in a Miltonesque world of monsters and mad scientists.
from David Lebert
An Academy Award winning short about Mr Hublot, who lives in a world where characters made partially of mechanical parts.
2014 l HD l Color l 0:07:40 l Drawing
DIRECTOR : WOO Jin
SYNOPSIS : The people living in this city walk with their heads tied to the ground.
from Bunbury Films
Winner of the 2014 Oscar for best short documentary, the story of Alice Herz Sommer, world's oldest pianist & holocaust survivor, is incredibly inspiring.
from Christian Einshøj
One year after losing his wife, my grandfather met a woman online. To entice her to visit, we shot a video presenting his home.
Däwit’s woodcut journey takes him to far away places in search of his own identity.
In a war-ravaged Middle Eastern neighborhood, a young pianist struggles to rebuild his piano after it is destroyed by Jihadists.
from David Bornstein
The last days in the life of a Pinata, as told from the Pinata's perspective.
from Border2Border Entertainment
PYOTR495 is an award-winning short film set in Russia in the year 2014. The country has invaded the Ukraine and the newly instated LGBT Propaganda Law passes.
An entertaining study of the human in a vulnerable position. Would you jump? Or would you chicken out?
from RADIATOR IP Sales
Andrzej and Michal are two young teenagers who come together every summer in the small tourist village ‘Siemiany’ on the countryside.
Salomea reminisces about the day her beloved brothers disfigured her and themselves for life through happenstance on what their mother called The Day of Tragedy
Luna and Diego are the parking lot security guards. Diego does the night shift, and Luna works by day.
A young mother with a bizarre sense of appropriate uses a man dying of a gunshot wound on the side of a road as a teachable lesson for her 6 year old son.
Scientific and dreamlike documentary at once, Ghost Cell is a stereoscopic plunge into the guts of an organic Paris.
A young woman follows a trail of colored threads that leads deep into a thick dark forest, untangling them as she goes, hoping to find the answers.
Zsofi is struggling to fit in at her new school – singing in the school’s famous choir is her only consolation. But her teacher has other plans.
Peripheria portrays an urban environment becoming wild: a modern Pompeii where the wind blows and dogs roam, tailing the remains of human life.
from Borrowed Time
Nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film. A weathered Sheriff returns to the remains of an accident he has spent a lifetime trying to forget.
The 2017 OSCAR® nominated short films, live action: Midenki (Sing), Silent Nights, Timecode, Ennemis Interieurs, La Femme et le TGV, Timecode.
The 2017 OSCAR® nominated short films, animation: Borrowed Time, Pearl, Blind Vaysha, Pear Cider and Cigarettes and more!
from Dschoint Ventschr Filmproduktion
A couple‘s compassion is put to the test when they come across a sinking ship of refugees while on a pleasure trip across the Mediterranean. Oscar Shortlisted.
This film reveals how far a decent citizen in our civilization is willing to go to kill a small insect. A short film by Oscar® nominee Timo von Gunten.
from Java Films
The story of four men who - after spending years of their lives on Death Row for crimes they did not commit - were exonerated and freed.
from Full Spectrum Features
Chicagoland Shorts brings together the best of the so-called niche cinemas – queer, Asian American, black, experimental, etc. – culled from local film festivals,…
from Oscilloscope Laboratories
Let us reflect on the brief existence of Pickle the fish. Although he could not swim, he was lovingly cared for by a couple that kept him propped up in a sponge
from Swiss Animation
Ivan has an obsession for kneading dough.
from Abel Roland
A dog barks. A couple wakes up, a family argues, two brothers rehearse, friends play soccer. The unbearable exercise of coexisting.
from Peccadillo Pictures
A collection of short films from the IRIS productions.
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