Best Short Films

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1.
La Jetée (1962 Short Film)
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Time travel, still images, a past, present and future and the aftermath of World War III. The tale of a man... (28 mins.)
Director: Chris Marker
 
2.
The Red Balloon (1956 Short Film)
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A red balloon with a life of its own follows a little boy around the streets of Paris. (34 mins.)
 
3.
Antoine and Colette (1962 Short Film)
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This short film is the first segment of five in the multinational feature Love at Twenty, all five segments on the theme of first adult love... (32 mins.)
 
4.
Wasp (2003 Short Film)
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Zoë is a single mother who lives with her four children in Dartford. She is poor and can't afford to buy food... (26 mins.)
Director: Andrea Arnold
 
5.
Scenes from the Suburbs (2011 Short Film)
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A resident of a suburban dystopia tries to reassemble his fragmented memories of life as a teen. (28 mins.)
Director: Spike Jonze
 
6.
Frankenweenie (1984 Short Film)
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A young boy sets out to revive his dead pet using the monstrous power of science. (29 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
 
7.
I Don't Want to Go Back Alone (2010 Short Film)
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The arrival of a new student in school changes Leonardo's life. This 15 year-old blind teenager has to deal with the jealousy of his friend Giovana while figuring out the new feelings he's having towards his new friend, Gabriel. (17 mins.)
Director: Daniel Ribeiro
 
8.
Some Boys Don't Leave (2009 Short Film)
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Some Boys Don't Leave is the story of what happens when the break-up happens but the break does not... (17 mins.)
Director: Maggie Kiley
 
9.
The Sandwich (2000 Short Film)
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A couple's last moments: their meetings, separations and a sandwich. (13 mins.)
Director: Jorge Furtado
 
10.
The Boy at the Five (2013 Short Film)
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Richard finally finds a friend, but he can't be of his own. (20 mins.)
 
11.
Bottle Rocket (1994 Short Film)
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The banality of crime. Two young men, Dignan and Anthony, walk along talking about "Starsky and Hutch." They're on their way to burglarize a house... (13 mins.)
Director: Wes Anderson
 
12.
I'm Here (2010 Short Film)
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A young man faces the abrupt loss of his friend. (29 mins.)
Director: Spike Jonze
 
13.
Eulália (2010 Short Film)
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Director: Felipe C. Adami
 
14.
Trevor (1994 Short Film)
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Upon hitting puberty, a high-school boy realizes he is homosexual and faces prejudice from his parents and friends. (23 mins.)
Director: Peggy Rajski
 
15.
The Crush (2010 Short Film)
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An 8 year old schoolboy is so besotted with his teacher that he challenges her boyfriend to a duel...to the death. (15 mins.)
Director: Michael Creagh
 
16.
Paisagem de Meninos (2003 Short Film)
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(27 mins.)
Director: Fernando Severo
 
17.
Diarchy (2010 Short Film)
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Giano and Luc are traveling through the woods when a storm breaks, forcing them to take shelter in Luc's villa. Gradually and insidiously, a competition emerges between them, with terrible consequences. (20 mins.)
 
18.
A Story of Water (1961 Short Film)
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A young woman is going to Paris by bus, but when she steps out of her house she discovers that her garden and the whole village is flooded with water... (18 mins.)
 
19.
The Mischief Makers (1957 Short Film)
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Five young boys in pre-puberty are collectively attracted by a beautiful, young woman, Bernadette Jouve... (18 mins.)
 
20.
A Chairy Tale (1957 Short Film)
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An ordinary looking chair refuses to be sat upon. (12 mins.)
 
21.
Milk (1998 Short Film)
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From the get-go, Arnold was fascinated by the careless, seemingly simple choices people make in their day-to-day lives that lead to unintended, complicated consequences. (10 mins.)
Director: Andrea Arnold
 
22.
Hotel Chevalier (2007 Short Film)
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A prologue of one heart-breaking history of love and the prologue of the travel told in The Darjeeling Limited. (13 mins.)
Director: Wes Anderson
 
23.
Dog (2001 Short Film)
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A teenage girl gets ready to go out to meet her boyfriend, despite her mother's loud verbal disapproval of her clothes... (10 mins.)
Director: Andrea Arnold
 
24.
A Sense of Humor (2011 Short Film)
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Laura was born without the ability to laugh. When she meets and falls for Charlie, a struggling stand-up comedian, he makes it his life purpose to get her to crack up. (10 mins.)
 
25.
The Game (1991 Short Film)
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(23 mins.)
 
26.
The Elevator (2011 Short Film)
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Nate only takes the stairs. One day, he sees the girl of his dreams but the only problem is... she takes the elevator... (15 mins.)
Director: Heather Morris
 
27.
M. le maudit (1982 Short Film)
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(13 mins.)
Director: Claude Chabrol