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1.
Cross (2011 Short Film)
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First a boy is forced to run. Then he runs on his own. Then he watches another one run. (15 mins.)
Director: Marina Vroda
 
2.
Swimsuit 46 (2011 Short Film)
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Chantal, a chubby girl of twelve, is having a hard time finding her way through life. She doesn't have a lot of friends... (15 mins.)
Director: Wannes Destoop
 
3.
50 ans (1989 Short Film)
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A series of very brief clips celebrates the 50th anniversary of the National Film Board of Canada. (3 mins.)
Director: Gilles Carle
 
4.
Micky Bader (2010 Documentary)
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100 year old Micky has been a member of the local bathing club for almost half a decade. Every day, every season, she swims with her friends. From her story we gain a perspective on ourselves and our existence. (14 mins.)
Director: Frida Kempff
 
5.
Barking Island (2010 Short Film)
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Constantinople, 1910. There are too many stray dogs in the streets. The newly installed government, influenced by an occidental model of society... (15 mins.)
Director: Serge Avedikian
 
6.
Arena (2009 Short Film)
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A young man under house arrest spends his time in the best way he can by making some tattoos. His relative... (15 mins.)
Director: João Salaviza
 
7.
Jerrycan (2008 Short Film)
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While attending a party, five bored kids decide to blow something up. A childhood game seals the fate of Nathan, who risks everything after he is bullied, and is forced to make a life and death decision. (14 mins.)
Director: Julius Avery
 
8.
Megatron (2008 Short Film)
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It's Maxim's birthday. He's 8 years old. He lives together only with his mother in a village not so close to the big city. For his birthday, his mother will take him to Bucharest, to McDonald's. There, Maxim hopes to meet his father. (14 mins.)
Director: Marian Crisan
 
9.
Ver llover (2006 Short Film)
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(14 mins.)
Director: Elisa Miller
 
10.
First Snow (2006 Short Film)
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A mother and her son, refugees in a precarious and isolated hut, struggle for survival and affection. Confronting each other by their own urgency, they could die before the first snowfall. (15 mins.)
Director: Pablo Agüero
 
11.
Sniffer (2006 Short Film)
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One morning, in a gravity-less surreal world, a "sniffer" at a deodorant factory, one morning has to be saved from the ceiling by his wife. (10 mins.)
Director: Bobbie Peers
 
12.
Wayfarers (2005 Short Film)
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Wayfarers is a series of impressionistic documentary portraits of people in a senior citizen's home and in a psychiatric hospital in Kyiv. (10 mins.)
 
13.
Flatlife (2004 Short Film)
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The lives and interactions of four neighbours in an apartment building are seen simultaneously in four different rooms. (10 mins.)
Director: Jonas Geirnaert
 
14.
Cracker Bag (2003 Short Film)
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Eddie spends her pocket money collecting firecrackers, to prepare for Cracker Night. This key moment will live on in Eddie's memory, transforming her for life. (15 mins.)
Director: Glendyn Ivin
 
15.
The Man Without a Head (2003 Short Film)
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Phelps, a solitary man who lives in a big industrial city by the sea, is very happy tonight. He is getting ready for a ball... (18 mins.)
 
16.
Trafic (2004 Short Film)
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(15 mins.)
 
17.
A Very Very Silent Film (2002 Short Film)
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An exploration of the social ills that affect women in poverty: another woman dies again on the streets after living a life of mental and physical abuse. (5 mins.)
Director: Manish Jha
Stars: Pankaj Jha
 
18.
The Stone of Folly (2002 Short Film)
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A doctor is making his way through the corridors of the vast medieval hospital. He enters the X-ray room... (8 mins.)
 
19.
After Rain (2002 Short Film)
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(4 mins.)
 
20.
Daddy's Girl (2001 Short Film)
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(9 mins.)
Director: Irvine Allan
 
21.
Pizza passionata (2001 Short Film)
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(14 mins.)
Director: Kari Juusonen
 
22.
Bean Cake (2001 Short Film)
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(12 mins.)
Director: David Greenspan
 
23.
Shadows (2000 Short Film)
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In Manila, a solitary man from a far-away province lives in poverty. The only thing he has is a camera... (13 mins.)
Director: Raymond Red
 
24.
Stop (1999 Short Film)
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(5 mins.)
Director: Joan Nidzyn
 
25.
The Picnic (2001 Short Film)
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A family goes to the woods, somewhere far in the country. A father, a wife and their young son are taking a ride... (14 mins.)
Director: Il-gon Song
 
26.
When the Day Breaks (1999 Short Film)
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A rooster has his last biscuit for breakfast and goes grocery shopping. A pig prepares her breakfast (potato peelings... (10 mins.)
 
27.
Horseshoe (1998 Short Film)
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An elderly man has his dental appointment confirmed, he walks there from a group of tall apartment blocks... (10 mins.)
Director: David Lodge
 
28.
Gasman (1998 Short Film)
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It's the Christmas season. With her mom's help, Lynne, a girl of perhaps eight, dresses up; her younger brother Steven plays with a toy car... (15 mins.)
Director: Lynne Ramsay
 
29.
L'interview (1998 Short Film)
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Julien Bernardini, a young French journalist, is planning to do an interview by now aged movie-star Ava Gardner... (25 mins.)
Director: Xavier Giannoli
 
30.
Leonie (1997 Short Film)
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(11 mins.)
 
31.
Les vacances (1997 Short Film)
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A young woman works in a school restaurant. It's the last day before the summer holidays. She asks for... (18 mins.)
 
32.
...Is It the Design on the Wrapper? (1997 Short Film)
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A woman dressed garishly in bubble-gum colors conducts an opinion survey about bubble gum consumer habits at a street market... (8 mins.)
Director: Tessa Sheridan
 
33.
Small Deaths (1996 Short Film)
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Captures three occurrences in a young girl's life that leave her with a heavy heart. (11 mins.)
Director: Lynne Ramsay
 
34.
Szél (1996 Short Film)
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During a film course lead by Yvette Biro at the Hungarian Academy of Drama and film in 1995, the director... (6 mins.)
Director: Marcell Iványi
 
35.
Swinger (1995 Short Film)
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(4 mins.)
Director: Gregor Jordan
 
36.
Gagarin (1994 Short Film)
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A young caterpillar yearns to fly like the butterflies and birds, but cannot launch himself high enough to do so - until a couple start playing badminton nearby. (3 mins.)
 
37.
Lemming Aid (1995 Short Film)
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A party of New Zealand animal rights activists assemble on a Norwegian cliff-top to prevent the annual mass suicide of Lemmings... (12 mins.)
Director: Grant Lahood
 
38.
Syrup (1994 Short Film)
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A man's life changes when he gets a hairpiece. (11 mins.)
Director: Paul Unwin
 
39.
El héroe (1994 Short Film)
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In a subway station, a man watch a girl acting strange. He realizes that she may be attempting to commit suicide and tries to stop her... (5 mins.)
Director: Carlos Carrera
 
40.
Coffee and Cigarettes III (1993 Short Film)
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This shortcut repeats the structure of Coffee and Cigarettes. This time, Iggy Pop and Tom Waits meet in a bar... (12 mins.)
Director: Jim Jarmusch
 
41.
La sensation (1992 Short Film)
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(11 mins.)
Director: Manuel Poutte
 
42.
Omnibus (1992 Short Film)
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A commuter suddenly realizes he's mistakenly boarded the express train and desperately tries to get off between stations. (8 mins.)
Director: Sam Karmann
 
43.
Push Comes to Shove (1991 Short Film)
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It's the little things that really hurt. (6 mins.)
Director: Bill Plimpton
 
44.
Z podniesionymi rekami (1986 Short Film)
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(6 mins.)
Director: Mitko Panov
 
45.
The Bedroom (1990 Short Film)
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In an empty room, a chair and an easel appear. One by one, paintings and drawings are composed on the easel... (1 mins.)
Director: Maarten Koopman
 
46.
Revestriction (1990 Short Film)
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47.
The Lunch Date (1989 Short Film)
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A woman misses her train and buys lunch in a café. When she returns to her table, a man is eating her salad. (12 mins.)
Director: Adam Davidson
 
48.
Silent (2012 Short Film)
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The prison of Diyarbakir, the setting of the story, is like the symbol of the torture experienced in... (14 mins.)
 
49.
I Am Neda (2012 Short Film)
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I Am Neda is the true story of a woman who fearlessly pursues the cause of freedom in defiance of tyranny and oppression. (20 mins.)
Director: Nicole Sadighi