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Sunday (2011 Short Film)
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On a typically boring Sunday a small boy goes to church with his parents before being taken to a relative's house for a family lunch... (9 mins.)
Director: Patrick Doyon
 
2.
The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore (2011 Short Film)
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After a hurricane levels his city, a young man wanders into a mysterious library where books literally come to life. (15 mins.)
 
3.
La Luna (2011 Short Film)
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A fable of a young boy who is coming of age in the most peculiar of circumstances. Tonight is the very... (7 mins.)
Director: Enrico Casarosa
 
4.
A Morning Stroll (2011 Short Film)
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When a New Yorker walks past a chicken on his morning stroll, we are left to wonder which one is the real city slicker. (7 mins.)
Director: Grant Orchard
 
5.
Wild Life (2011 Short Film)
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Calgary, 1909. An Englishman moves to the Canadian frontier, but is singularly unsuited to it. His letters home are much sunnier than the reality. Intertitles compare his fate to that of a comet. (14 mins.)
 
6.
Nullarbor (2011 Short Film)
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An animated road-movie set across the vast and barren landscape of Australia's Nullarbor Plain. (11 mins.)
 
7.
Amazonia (2011 Short Film)
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In the dangerous world of the Amazon Rainforest, finding a meal proves to be an impossible task for a little treefrog named Bounce... (5 mins.)
Director: Sam Chen
 
8.
Skylight (2009 Short Film)
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A cautionary mockumentary set against the foreboding backdrop of the Antarctic. (5 mins.)
Director: David Baas
Stars: Jason Groh
 
9.
The Hybrid Union (2010 Short Film)
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Two abstract characters - Plus and Minus come from opposite poles and when their predicament forces them to unite, they create a new, startling, energy form - The Hybrid Union. (5 mins.)
 
10.
Pentecost (2011 Short Film)
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Ireland 1977. Eleven-year-old Damian Lynch (Scott Graham) is called in at the last moment to serve as... (11 mins.)
Director: Peter McDonald
 
11.
Tuba Atlantic (2010 Short Film)
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Everybody is going to die one day. Oskar (70) is going to die in 6 days. He is now ready to forgive his brother for a disagreement years ago... (25 mins.)
Director: Hallvar Witzø
 
12.
Infidelity (2011 Short Film)
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A young boy tries to get his parents to divorce so he can get twice as many presents. (7 mins.)
Director: Simon Portus
 
13.
Only Son (2010 Short Film)
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An only son tries to woo the girl of his dreams with the unwanted help of his deceased father. (8 mins.)
 
14.
Safe (2011 Short Film)
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Can you let in love if you lock away your past? SAFE tells the tale of Mia, who is 31 and eternally single... (20 mins.)
 
15.
The Grace of Others (2011 Short Film)
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James is a man with of string of past lovers. He asks his current photographer girlfriend Chloe to take his family's annual portrait, but will she fit into the picture? (11 mins.)
 
16.
The Maestro (2011 Short Film)
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A destitute man on city streets liberates a device allowing him to control the world around him. (6 mins.)
Director: Adam Anthony
 
17.
STATUS (2011 Short Film)
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2018. The world is changing. Social networking sprawls far beyond beyond desktop computers and iphones... (20 mins.)
 
18.
Choice Night (2010 Short Film)
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Fifteen year-old James has everything before him. The catch? He has to choose between the two things he wants the most: love or mates. (16 mins.)
 
19.
Meathead (2011 Short Film)
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Mick is a seventeen year old who gets a job at the local meatworks. The place is challenging and his... (11 mins.)
Director: Sam Holst
 
20.
Moth (2011 Short Film)
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In 1970s Australia, when 'care' equalled repression, three girls escape from their institution for one brief moment of liberty. (14 mins.)
Director: Meryl Tankard
 
21.
The Trigger (2011 Short Film)
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(12 mins.)
Director: Marcus Shepherd
 
22.
Man in Fear (2011 Short Film)
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Anthony Fox is a very paranoid man. Fleeing a coach crash, he wanders the streets; he's bloodied and desperate... (11 mins.)
Director: Will Jewell
 
23.
What You Looking At? (2011 Short Film)
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Two very different people in the London borough of Lambeth - a drag queen (Michael Twaits) and a woman in a burka. Only in a lift would they ever cross each another s path. But these two have more in common than they first thought.
Director: Faryal
 
24.
Coming Up (2003 TV Series)
Episode: Dip (2010)
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A pickpocket (Jason) blackmails a Somalian immigrant, Asad, on a London night bus.
 
25.
Baby (2010 Short Film)
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A young woman is followed home by a stranger. (25 mins.)
Director: Daniel Mulloy
 
26.
I'll Tell You (2010 Short Film)
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Lola, 14 romanticises the memories of two teenagers who she once hung out with, Zania and Kad. At war with a mother who'll never understand her... (10 mins.)
 
27.
Doodlebug (1997 Short Film)
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In a ratty flat, a man is on his hands and knees, holding a shoe by its toe, trying to kill a bug of some sort that so far has managed to evade him... (3 mins.)
Director: Chris Nolan
 
28.
Spatne namalovaná slepice (1963 Short Film)
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(13 mins.)
Director: Jirí Brdecka
 
29.
Moc osudu (1969 Short Film)
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Director: Jirí Brdecka
 
30.
Six Men Getting Sick (1966 Short Film)
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A short continuously looping animation of six grotesque human figures vomiting. (4 mins.)
Director: David Lynch
 
31.
The Alphabet (1968 Short Film)
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A woman's dark and absurdist nightmare vision comprising a continuous recitation of the alphabet and bizarre living representations of each letter. (4 mins.)
Director: David Lynch
 
32.
Rabbits (2002)
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In a nameless city deluged by continuous rain, three rabbits live with a fearful mystery. (50 mins.)
Director: David Lynch
 
33.
The Grandmother (1970 Short Film)
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A young boy plants some strange seeds and they grow into a grandmother. (34 mins.)
Director: David Lynch
 
34.
The Original Black Swan (2011 Short Film)
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35.
Kafuka: Inaka isha (2007 Short Film)
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Surreal events occur when a hapless country doctor visits an ill boy one cold night. (21 mins.)
Director: Kôji Yamamura
 
36.
Harvie Krumpet (2003 Short Film)
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The odd biography of a man who has Tourette's Syndrome, chronic bad luck, menial jobs, nudist tendencies, and a book of "fakts" hung around his neck. (23 mins.)
Director: Adam Elliot
 
37.
Mount Head (2002 Short Film)
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A miserly man eats the pits of some cherries he can't stand throwing out. A tree starts growing from the top of his head... (10 mins.)
Director: Koji Yamamura
 
38.
Vincent (1982 Short Film)
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Young Vincent Malloy dreams of being just like Vincent Price and loses himself in macabre daydreams which annoys his mother. (6 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
 
39.
The Last Trick of Mr. Schwarcewallde and Mr. Edgar (1964 Short Film)
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Two magicians, Mr. Schwarzwald and Mr. Edgar, try to outdo each other in performing elaborate magic tricks, leading to a violent ending. (12 mins.)
Director: Jan Svankmajer
 
40.
Hra s kameny (1965 Short Film)
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Stones of different shapes and colors live and die together. (8 mins.)
Director: Jan Svankmajer
 
41.
Désirée (2012 Short Film)
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As she waits in her dressing room before showtime, beloved actress Desiree reflects on the losses and betrayals that have brought her to this moment. (12 mins.)
Director: David Chester
 
42.
Hoy no estoy (2007 Short Film)
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(7 mins.)
Director: Gustavo Taretto
 
43.
Foxes (2012 Short Film)
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A young couple trapped in a remote estate houses and shrieking foxes are beckoned from their into twilight world. (16 mins.)
Director: Lorcan Finnegan
 
44.
Dark Side of the Lens (2010 Documentary)
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An stunning Visual insight into the mind and world of renowned Surfing Cinematographer Mickey Smith. (6 mins.)
Director: Mickey Smith
 
45.
Shoe (2010 Short Film)
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Vince is about to kill himself - but that crazy beggar keeps killing the mood. (13 mins.)
Director: Nick Kelly
 
46.
Even Gods (2012 Short Film)
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Wisecracking, large-hearted, Hughie has been living in a long-term homeless shelter in Belfast for 6 years... (18 mins.)
Director: Phil Harrison
 
47.
The Boy in the Bubble (2011 Short Film)
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Rupert, a ten year old boy, falls hopelessly in love for the first time. When it all goes terribly wrong, he wishes never to experience heartache again. Turning to a book of magic, he invokes a spell to shield him from emotion forever. (8 mins.)
Director: Kealan O'Rourke
 
48.
BlinkyTM (2011 Short Film)
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A young boy living in the near future looks for an escape from a home with arguing parents. As a way to cope with the recent arguments from his parents he receives a robot companion that he ends up abusing. (13 mins.)
Director: Ruairi Robinson
 
49.
Washed Up Love (2011 Short Film)
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Moira is looking for love. Love doesn't even know he's missing. (6 mins.)
Director: Dylan Cotter
 
50.
Noreen (2010 Short Film)
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Two guards are headed to a house where there has been a shot due to a statement of a neighbour who called the police. What can possibly happen there? The most unexpected! (18 mins.)
 
51.
Chomp! (2011 Short Film)
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An unusual courtship that explores the fine line between love and zombie cannibalism. (5 mins.)
 
52.
Bobby Yeah (2011 Short Film)
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Bobby Yeah is a subhuman creature who experiences a series of increasingly bizarre, nightmarish encounters after stealing a malevolent baby's prized pet. (23 mins.)
Director: Robert Morgan
 
53.
The Facts in the Case of Mister Hollow (2008 Short Film)
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The film centers on an unusual photograph dating back to the 1930s. An investigation of its particulars reveals a tapestry of secrets hidden in the details, and a tale of kidnapping and murder captured in a haunting moment. (6 mins.)
 
54.
Teufelsnacht (2011 Short Film)
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When charlatan Paul pretends to exorcise a ghost form an old Bavarian farmhouse, he encounters the impossible - an actual supernatural presence... (15 mins.)
 
55.
Zombinladen: The Axis of Evil Dead (2011 Short Film)
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(4 mins.)
Director: Clément Deneux
 
56.
How to Raise the Moon (2011 Short Film)
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(9 mins.)
Director: Anja Struck
 
57.
Deus Irae (2010 Short Film)
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A fragile border separates our world from the realm of darkness, where nightmarish creatures await in the shadows... (13 mins.)
Director: Pedro Cristiani
 
58.
Red Balloon (2010 Short Film)
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A young female babysitter is chatting to her friend when the young girl she's watching disturbs her... (14 mins.)
 
59.
Play Dead (2011 Short Film)
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A zombie apocalypse unites a ragtag pack of dogs in the ruined streets of Miami. Immune to the epidemic, they must stick together to survive in the midst of ferocious undead and human survivors. Sit. Stay. Play dead. (18 mins.)
 
60.
Johann Sebastian Bach: Fantasia G-moll (1965 Short Film)
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A man plays the Bach piece of the title on the organ, accompanied by images of stone walls with cracks and holes that grow and shrink... (10 mins.)
Director: Jan Svankmajer
 
61.
Byt (1968 Short Film)
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A nondescript man is trapped in a sinister flat, where nothing seems to obey the laws of nature. (13 mins.)
Director: Jan Svankmajer
 
62.
Rakvickarna (1966 Short Film)
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Two puppets, Punch and Joey, do battle to the death over the custody of a live guinea pig. (10 mins.)
Director: Jan Svankmajer
 
63.
Et Cetera (1966 Short Film)
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A small, animated figure learns how to use a whip, a pair of wings and a house. (8 mins.)
Director: Jan Svankmajer
 
64.
Picknick mit Weismann (1968 Short Film)
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Various objects are having a sunny outing together in the nature. (11 mins.)
Director: Jan Svankmajer
 
65.
The Torchbearer (2005 Short Film)
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(25 mins.)
 
66.
Not I (2000 Short Film)
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A young woman sits down in a chair. Only her mouth is visible as she begins to speak at a rapid clip, describing events that she insists did not really happen to her. (14 mins.)
Director: Neil Jordan
 
67.
Dimensions of Dialogue (1983 Short Film)
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A three-part depiction of various forms of communication. 'Factual Discussion' depicts three heads (made up of fruit... (12 mins.)
Director: Jan Svankmajer
 
68.
Neighbours (1952 Short Film)
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A surreal story of two neighbours' destructive feud over a flower. (8 mins.)
Director: Norman McLaren
 
69.
Opening Speech (1969 Short Film)
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Norman McLaren attempts to give the opening speech for the first Montreal International Film Festival, but his microphone won't cooperate. (7 mins.)
Director: Norman McLaren
 
70.
Motion Painting No. 1 (1947 Short Film)
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(11 mins.)
 
71.
Komposition in Blau (1935 Short Film)
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This is an abstract film in which every motion is in strict synchronization with music, so the description... (4 mins.)
 
72.
Begone Dull Care (1949 Short Film)
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Abstract images drawn directly onto the film are accompanied by three pieces of jazz performed by the Oscar Peterson trio. (8 mins.)
 
73.
Blinkity Blank (1955 Short Film)
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The surreal story of a bird and its cage with both their conflict and union. (5 mins.)
Director: Norman McLaren
 
74.
Boogie-Doodle (1948 Short Film)
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(4 mins.)
Director: Norman McLaren
 
75.
Spheres (1969 Short Film)
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(7 mins.)
 
76.
Narcissus (1983 Short Film)
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A balletic interpretation of the Greek myth in which dancers enact the tragedy of the beautiful youth who condemns himself to a trapped existence through excessive self-love. (22 mins.)
Director: Norman McLaren
 
77.
A Trip to the Moon (1902 Short Film)
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A group of astronomers go on an expedition to the Moon. (13 mins.)
 
78.
Gulliver's Travels (1902 Short Film)
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Of all the beautiful stories ever told none are more interesting than Gulliver's Travels. How Gulliver... (4 mins.)
 
79.
The Fall (1999 Short Film)
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A bizarre, even absurd puppet film full of black humor that will completely shock you while making you laugh... (15 mins.)
 
80.
Tango (1981 Short Film)
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Subsequent characters appear in a poorly-decorated room, intertwining but never colliding, all possessed by never-ending rituals. (8 mins.)
 
81.
I Am Harry Potter (2010 Short Film)
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(3 mins.)
Director: Judd Apatow
 
82.
The Revenge of a Kinematograph Cameraman (1912 Short Film)
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A jilted husband takes his revenge by filming his wife and her lover and showing the result at the local cinema... (12 mins.)
 
83.
The Mascot (1933 Short Film)
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A toy stuffed dog has just been sewn together when it hears a young child ask for an orange. The child's mother explains that they have no money... (26 mins.)