Best shorts to view on IMDb

A great number of short films have been uploaded to IMDb over the last several years. These are the best of those that I have seen thus far.
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1.
Tunnel (1998 Short Film)
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Fantastic and surreal voyage through a dark and impressive universe. This short actually captures a... (23 mins.)
Director: Martin Libich
 
2.
Nailbiter (1999 Short Film)
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An overbearing man causes his son to develop a worrying and nervous habit. After a violent act, the boy's mother takes matters into her own hands, with gruesome consequences. (10 mins.)
Director: Elliot Kew
 
3.
The Box (2000 Short Film)
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(9 mins.)
Director: Elliot Kew
 
4.
The Terms (2000 Short Film)
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A father and son live in a caravan in the middle of nowhere. When the son burns down the caravan, his... (11 mins.)
Director: Johnny O'Reilly
 
5.
Johnny Flynton (2002 Short Film)
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Johnny Flynton is good at one thing: boxing. He's not too bright, and there's clearly some issues in his past... (37 mins.)
Director: Lexi Alexander
 
6.
Maelstrom (2002 Short Film)
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At a point between life and death, a Man is judged. But pleasing the judges can lead to even more horrors. Maelstrom is a surreal film where a Man's spirit is severely tested, and where all he can rely on is the eternal will to live. (14 mins.)
Director: Terry O'Leary
 
7.
Side Effects (2002 Short Film)
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When a shy, 20-something guy becomes a human guinea pig in an experimental drug test, he meets the girl of his dreams, but the drug that brings them together may be the very thing that keeps them apart. (18 mins.)
 
8.
The End and Back Again (2002 Short Film)
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Following an innocent game of strip poker in a derelict hut fourteen-year-old Penny struggles with her encroaching sexuality and the blurring of boundaries between childhood games and adult fantasies. (10 mins.)
Director: Lee Jane
 
9.
I Cannot Understand You (2004 Short Film)
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(6 mins.)
Director: David Baeumler
 
10.
No Ordinary Sun (2004 Short Film)
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A man living in the Antarctic makes a discovery that will change his life and the lives of everyone in the world. (15 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Brough
 
11.
The Select Fit (2004 Short Film)
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(4 mins.)
Director: Daniel Roemer
 
12.
Heavy Soul (2005 Short Film)
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1959. In a world of teenage lust and twisted morals, it is hard to keep one's innocence. With a simple roll of the dice, the child becomes a predator. The saint, a sinner. (14 mins.)
Director: Oren Shai
 
13.
Return to Sender (2005 Short Film)
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Gil Dunmeyer isn't your typical high school senior. He drives a Hearse for a living. Saul Burrows isn't your typical corpse... (11 mins.)
Director: Ravi Malhotra
 
14.
Sons of the Rodeo (2005 Short Film)
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"Sons of the Rodeo" is a rite-of-passage film about a small-town Texas boy who gains independence from his domineering brother at a futuristic rodeo... (13 mins.)
Director: Matt Muir
 
15.
The Tribe (2005 Documentary)
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An unorthodox, unauthorized history of the Jewish people and the Barbie doll. (18 mins.)
Director: Tiffany Shlain
 
16.
Twitch (2005 Short Film)
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Twitch portrays a young girl's conflicted relationship with her disabled mother and her irrational fear that the disability is contagious. Slamdance Grand Jury Prize winner and Student Academy Awards finalist. (10 mins.)
Director: Leah Meyerhoff
 
17.
A Taste of Nate (2006 Short Film)
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A look at Nate Wiley and his trio, the Crowd Pleasers, performing at Bob and Barbara's Lounge in Philadelphia: Nate on tenor... (4 mins.)
Director: Jim McGorman
 
18.
Onion Underwater (2006 Short Film)
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Ten minutes into the future a drug is invented called "GOD". This drug allows its user to actually commune with God. There is one drawback however... the user will die. This hasn't stopped thousands of people from taking it. (26 mins.)
Director: Paul Yates
 
19.
Unlocked (2006 Short Film)
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A teenage girl has to decide whether or not to donate her hair to charity. (11 mins.)
Director: Daryl Wein
 
20.
Papiroflexia (2007 Short Film)
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A burly man lives with his cat in a flat on a busy city street. He sits at his table making origami figures... (3 mins.)
Director: Joaquin Baldwin
 
21.
Emptiness (2007 Short Film)
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(10 mins.)
 
22.
Paper Thin Walls (2006 Short Film)
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(19 mins.)
Director: Justin Warias
 
23.
The Knockdown King Lucky Peralta (2007 Short Film)
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(16 mins.)
Director: Wes Shive
 
24.
I Fucking Hate You (2008 Short Film)
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A raw, compelling glimpse into a young man's charmingly ill-conceived scheme to redeem himself in the eyes of his ex-girlfriend... (9 mins.)
Director: Zak Forsman
 
25.
Interpretation (2008 Short Film)
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A romantic couple's brief encounter with a few philosophical thugs unfolds in an unusual way. After this night, no one will be the same. Everyone will learn something new. (7 mins.)
Director: Lin Oeding
 
26.
The Secret Adventures of the Projectionist (2008 Short Film)
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A cinema projectionist becomes supernaturally entangled in a dangerous liaison with a silver screen femme fatale. (5 mins.)
Director: Max Sacker
 
27.
Mixtape (2009 Short Film)
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Ben spends his time listening to his Dad's old 70's vinyl and making mixtapes on an old double deck tape recorder. He makes a tape to try and woo the girl next door, Lily, the girl of his dreams. (2 mins.)
Director: Luke Snellin
 
28.
The Last Temptation of Chris (2010 Short Film)
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Chris has found happiness being a marriage guidance therapist. One day, his first girlfriend and her husband walk in looking for his help. Old flames are rekindled. Now Chris has to choose between the job and the married woman. (11 mins.)
Director: Marcus Markou