Best animated short films

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1.
Ohayo (2005 Short Film)
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A young Japanese married couple must deal with a mysterious force that chose to move into their home. How they handle this challenge will not only surprise them, but also alter their lives forever. (30 mins.)
Director: Shinya Okada
 
2.
Yego zhena kuritsa (1990 Short Film)
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The relationship between a married couple shatters when a visitor reveals to the husband that his wife is secretly a hen. (13 mins.)
Director: Igor Kovalyov
 
3.
The Kidnapping of the Sun and the Moon (1968 Short Film)
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The Sun and the Moon is stolen by a vicious creature. Can the humans get back, what they need for their life? (12 mins.)
 
4.
Kövek - Stones (2001 Short Film)
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An Artist violently grinds stones and uses the sand to create animated drawings. His first picture is the Garden of Eden... (9 mins.)
Director: Ferenc Cakó
 
5.
Sisyphus (1974 Short Film)
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The film is an artistically spare depiction of the Greek myth of Sysiphus, sentenced to eternally roll a stone up a mountain... (3 mins.)
 
6.
The Old Lady and the Pigeons (1997 Short Film)
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While American popcorn-eating tourists wobble around Paris and pigeons are too fat to fly, a starving French gendarme is desperate for food... (25 mins.)
Director: Sylvain Chomet
 
7.
The Mind's Eye (1990 Video)
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A compilation of early computer animation experiments. (40 mins.)
Director: Jan C. Nickman
 
8.
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.)
 
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.
The Dot and the Line: A Romance in Lower Mathematics (1965 Short Film)
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A simple line attempts to woo his true love, a dot, away from the unkempt squiggle she prefers. But... (10 mins.)
 
11.
The Old Man and the Sea (1999 Short Film)
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An old fisherman goes out on his fishing trip and makes a huge catch, the biggest of his life. (20 mins.)
 
12.
Move Mountain (2013 Short Film)
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A girl journeys through a vibrant, pulsing, macrocosmic landscape, but a precipitous incident compels her to venture up a mountain in an attempt to save herself. A story about illness, perseverance, and our connection to everything around us. (11 mins.)
Director: Kirsten Lepore
 
13.
Le château de sable (1977 Short Film)
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On a sandy desert, a man made of sand constructs other sand creatures to help make a beautiful sand castle for themselves. (13 mins.)
Director: Co Hoedeman
 
14.
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
 
15.
Orgesticulanismus (2008 Video)
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(9 mins.)
Director: Mathieu Labaye
 
16.
Die Schöpfung (1995 Short Film)
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The film depicts the creation of the world through playful images that draw parallels with the creative process associated with art. It focuses on the problems and dangers involved. (7 mins.)
 
17.
Rabbit and Deer (2013 Short Film)
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The friendship of Rabbit and Deer is put to the test by Deer's new obsession to find the formula for the 3rd dimension... (17 mins.)
Director: Péter Vácz
 
18.
The External World (2010 Short Film)
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In a funny looking yet very bleak world, a boy learns to play piano while a cat and various other animal characters encounter all sorts of drugs, sex, violence and profanity, with numerous references to pop culture phenomena. (17 mins.)
Director: David O'Reilly
 
19.
Singles (2009 Short Film)
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(3 mins.)
Director: Rebecca Sugar
 
20.
An Optical Poem (1938 Short Film)
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A dance of shapes. A title card tells us this is an experiment in conveying the mental images of music in a visual form... (6 mins.)
 
21.
Geri's Game (1997 Short Film)
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Geri sets up a chess game to play his greatest opponent - himself. (4 mins.)
Director: Jan Pinkava