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1.
Monsieur le député (1999 Short Film)
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(15 mins.)
 
2.
Peter & the Wolf (2006 Short Film)
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An animated retelling set to Prokofiev's suite. Peter is a slight lad, solitary, locked out of the woods by his protective grandfather... (32 mins.)
Director: Suzie Templeton
 
3.
Night Fishing (2011 Short Film)
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A fisherman becomes entangled in his line when he catches something unexpected. (30 mins.)
 
4.
A Trip (2011)
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Three friends embark on a road trip like in high school, but things have changed - Gregor is going to war mission, Ziva is going to study abroad, while Andrej is still the same. There are secrets left unsaid. Can their friendship survive? (85 mins.)
Director: Nejc Gazvoda
 
5.
Everything Will Be Ok (2006 Short Film)
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A series of dark and troubling events forces Bill to reckon with the meaning of his life - or lack thereof. (17 mins.)
Director: Don Hertzfeldt
 
6.
The Man Who Planted Trees (1987 Short Film)
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The story of a shepherd's single handed quest to re-forest a barren valley. (30 mins.)
Director: Frédéric Back
 
7.
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
 
8.
25 Ways to Quit Smoking (1989 Short Film)
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The perilous road to kicking the habit is explored in twenty-six vignettes that include various professionals and contraptions. (5 mins.)
Director: Bill Plympton
 
9.
Hedgehog in the Fog (1975 Short Film)
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A little hedgehog, on the way to visit his friend the bear, gets lost in thick fog, where horses, dogs... (11 mins.)
Director: Yu. Norshteyn
 
10.
More (1998 Short Film)
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A worker in a factory learns a lesson about life. When is enough? (6 mins.)
Director: Mark Osborne
 
11.
Ruka (1965 Short Film)
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A happy little potter is approached by a huge hand which wants him to sculpt its statue. The potter refuses... (18 mins.)
Director: Jirí Trnka
 
12.
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
 
13.
Red Hot Riding Hood (1943 Short Film)
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The characters of the traditional fairy tale demand a new approach to the story as a sexy urban comedy with Red as an adult nightclub dancer. (7 mins.)
Director: Tex Avery
 
14.
Do pivnice (1983 Short Film)
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A little girl goes down to the basement cellar to fetch some potatoes, and finds all her hidden fears about the cellar depicted in animated form. (15 mins.)
Director: Jan Svankmajer
 
15.
Salad Fingers (2004 TV Series)
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The adventures of Salad Fingers, an unspecified mutated creature driven to madness by his loneliness.
 
16.
My Childhood (1972)
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The second part (My ain folk) of Bill Douglas' influential trilogy harks back to his impoverished upbringing in early-'40s Scotland... (46 mins.)
Director: Bill Douglas
 
17.
At 3:25 (1924 Short Film)
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A scientist's invisible ray freezes Paris into immobility. (35 mins.)
Director: René Clair
 
18.
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.)
 
19.
7:35 in the Morning (2003 Short Film)
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A woman enters a restaurant one morning - only to be met with silence instead of people talking. (8 mins.)
Director: Nacho Vigalondo
 
20.
Soft (2006 Short Film)
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A father rediscovers his fear of confrontation at the worst possible time. (14 mins.)
Director: Simon Ellis
 
21.
The Little Chaos (1966 Short Film)
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Theo, Marite, and Franz cannot make any money selling magazines door to door, so they try a little robbery. (9 mins.)
 
22.
The Most Beautiful Man in the World (2002 Short Film)
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A bored young girl goes on a walk and encounters a handsome man. (5 mins.)
Director: Alicia Duffy
 
23.
Little Minx Exquisite Corpse: Come Wander with Me (2008 Short Film)
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(4 mins.)
Director: Phillip Van
 
24.
La cabina (1973 Short Film)
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An amateur photographer watches a beautiful woman emerge from a beach hut and disappear into the sea. (14 mins.)
Director: Bruno Bozzetto
 
25.
A Song of Love (1950 Short Film)
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Two prisoners in complete isolation, separated by the thick brick walls, and desperately in need of human contact, devise a most unusual kind of communication. (26 mins.)
Director: Jean Genet
 
26.
A Day in the Country (1936 Short Film)
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The family of a Parisian shop-owner spends a day in the country. The daughter falls in love to a man at the inn, where they spend the day. (40 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
27.
Tale of Tales (1979 Short Film)
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Distant, well-worn memories of childhood are inhabited by a little gray wolf. Through astonishing imagery, the memory of all of Russia is depicted. (29 mins.)
Director: Yu. Norshteyn
 
28.
Scorpio Rising (1963 Short Film)
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An army of gay/nazi bikers make their engines roar and ride the way to pain/pleasure as sexual and sadistic... (28 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Anger
 
29.
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
 
30.
The Wrong Trousers (1993 Short Film)
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Wallace is used by a criminal penguin in a robbery involving mechanical trousers. (30 mins.)
Director: Nick Park
 
31.
What's Opera, Doc? (1957 Short Film)
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Elmer Fudd is again hunting rabbits - only this time it's an opera. Wagner's Siegfried with Elmer as the titular hero and Bugs as Brunnhilde. They sing, they dance, they eat the scenery. (7 mins.)
Director: Chuck Jones
 
32.
Gertie the Dinosaur (1914 Short Film)
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The cartoonist, Winsor McCay, brings the Dinosaurus back to life in the figure of his latest creation, Gertie the Dinosaur. (12 mins.)
Director: Winsor McCay
 
33.
Une nuit sur le mont chauve (1933 Short Film)
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Mussorgsky's composition is the soundtrack for this pin-screen animated take on night and wild things... (8 mins.)
 
34.
Time Freak (2011 Short Film)
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A neurotic inventor creates a time machine and gets lost traveling around yesterday. (10 mins.)
Director: Andrew Bowler
 
35.
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
 
36.
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
 
37.
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.)
 
38.
The Shore (2011 Short Film)
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The story of Joe and Paddy, whose childhood friendship is shattered by the troubles in Northern Ireland. Twenty five years later they are reunited. (29 mins.)
Director: Terry George
 
39.
Grasshoppers (1990 Short Film)
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Men killing each other through the ages for various reasons. (9 mins.)
Director: Bruno Bozzetto
 
40.
Mr. Bliss (2004 Short Film)
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Mr. Bliss is a tale of a man who set out to buy a motor-car and of what followed afterwards. Based on a children story by J.R.R. Tolkien. (33 mins.)
 
41.
The Tale of the Floating World (2002 Short Film)
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(24 mins.)
Director: Alain Escalle
 
42.
Stanley (2000 Short Film)
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Stanley, who has the aged and disheveled look of a pensioner living on little, attends lovingly to a large cabbage... (7 mins.)
Director: Suzie Templeton
 
43.
Little Tailor (2010 Short Film)
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A black and white movie that shows a young tailor (Arthur) who falls for a beautiful stage actress (Marie-Julie) and thinks about quitting everything for her, including the old tailor who raised and taught him. (44 mins.)
Director: Louis Garrel
 
44.
Seule (1997 Short Film)
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(34 mins.)
Director: Erick Zonca
 
45.
Death of a Shadow (2012 Short Film)
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Stuck in a dark limbo between life and death, a deceased soldier Nathan Rijckx collects shadows of dying... (20 mins.)
 
46.
Curfew (2012 Short Film)
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On the brink of demise, a self-destructive man who has sadly reached the lowest point in his life, receives an unexpected call from his estranged sister to look after her young daughter for the night. (19 mins.)
 
47.
Buzkashi Boys (2012 Short Film)
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Set against the dramatic landscape of contemporary Afghanistan and the National sport of Buzkashi -... (28 mins.)
Director: Sam French
 
48.
Asad (2012 Short Film)
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A coming of age fable of a Somali boy as he struggles to survive in his war-torn land. (18 mins.)
Director: Bryan Buckley
 
49.
Head Over Heels (2012 Short Film)
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Walter and Madge have grown apart: he lives on the floor and she lives on the ceiling. When Walter tries to reignite their old romance, the couple must face their equilibrium. (11 mins.)
Director: Timothy Reckart
 
50.
Henry (2011 Short Film)
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Henry, a great concert pianist, has his life thrown in turmoil the day the love of this life, Maria, disappears mysteriously. He'll then discover the inevitable verdict of life. (21 mins.)
Director: Yan England
 
51.
Swimmer (2012 Short Film)
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A young man swims across the rivers and lakes of Britain to a soundtrack of assorted nationalistic music... (18 mins.)
Director: Lynne Ramsay
 
52.
The Vest (2003 Short Film)
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When a third-grader wears a homemade vest to school and gets teased for it, her reaction surprises even herself and leaves her with a lot of explaining to do (or not do) back at home. (10 mins.)
Director: Paul Gutrecht
 
53.
Children of the Air (2012 Short Film)
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Children of the Air is a story of fleeting love. Past and present bleed into one as we follow the rise... (19 mins.)
Director: Damian Horan
 
54.
Genevieve Goes Boating (2011 Video)
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Genevieve needs to sail a boat through a storm which is an allegory for her sister's, Molly Dovcenko's, creative block. (18 mins.)
Director: Lucy Gray
 
55.
Luna's Goodbye (2008 Short Film)
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What's supposed to be Luna and Dean's happiest day together, quickly turns dark and deadly, as they live their last five minutes together. (5 mins.)
Director: Eddie Mariano
 
56.
Lost and Found (2008 Short Film)
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A magical tale of friendship and loneliness, which tells the story of a little boy who one day finds a penguin on his doorstep... (24 mins.)
Director: Philip Hunt
 
57.
Likeness (2013 Short Film)
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For Mia, beauty is everything. A trophy, a promise, a ball and chain, a wish upon a star. A life sentence. (9 mins.)
Director: Rodrigo Prieto
 
58.
Get a Horse! (2013 Short Film)
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Mickey, Minnie, Horace Horsecollar, and Clarabelle Cow go on a musical wagon ride until Peg-Leg Pete tries to run them off the road. (6 mins.)
 
59.
Benjamin's Flowers (2012 Short Film)
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Sharing his apartment with his dog, Benjamin's lack of love and company has placed him on the borderline between fantasy and reality. (12 mins.)
Director: Malin Erixon
 
60.
SMILF (2015 Short Film)
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SMILF is about Bridgette Bird, a young single mother struggling to balance her old life of freedom with her new life as mom... (9 mins.)
Director: Frances Shaw
 
61.
Parvaneh (2012 Short Film)
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Parvaneh is a young Afghan immigrant who recently arrived at a transit centre for asylum seekers in the Swiss Alps. The only things she has got to know yet are the rural area surrounding the centre and the centre itself. (25 mins.)
Director: Talkhon Hamzavi
 
62.
Footprints (2014 Short Film)
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A man follows footsteps in search of a mysterious visitor to his house. (4 mins.)
Director: Bill Plympton
 
63.
Feast (2014 Short Film)
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The love life of a man as told through the meals he gives his adopted dog, Winston. (6 mins.)
Director: Patrick Osborne
 
64.
Waves98 (2015 Short Film)
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Disillusioned with his life in the suburbs of segregated Beirut, Omar's discovery lures him into the depth of the city... (15 mins.)
Director: Ely Dagher