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1.
Boy and Bicycle (1965 Short Film)
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A teenage boy plays truant from school, and spends the day riding around the town and the deserted beach on his bicycle, letting his mind wander as he imagines he is the only person in the world. (27 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
Stars: Tony Scott
 
2.
World of Glory (1992 Short Film)
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A plain, ordinary man tells us about his work as a real-estate broker, his dead father, his ordinary home and so on in a naturalistic voice... (14 mins.)
Director: Roy Andersson
 
3.
Je t'aime John Wayne (2001 Short Film)
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Belmonde lives in 1990's London as an iconic, cool Frenchman modeled on the new wave cinema of the 1960's. Really he is English and middle class - a fact that his family won't let him forget! (10 mins.)
Director: Toby MacDonald
 
4.
Il giorno della prima di Close Up (1996 Short Film)
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The work and obsessions of director Nanni Moretti when the Iranian movie "Close Up" is scheduled to open in the movie theater he owns in Rome. Attention to details and above all a great love for cinema at its best. (7 mins.)
Director: Nanni Moretti
 
5.
Copy Shop (2001 Short Film)
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Wordless story about a man who awakes in his bed wearing his clothes (including a check vest). He rises... (12 mins.)
Director: Virgil Widrich
 
6.
Fierrot le pou (1990 Short Film)
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A young man shoots hoops in an empty gym. He misses constantly. At the other end of the court, a young woman arrives and starts warming up... (8 mins.)
 
7.
Six Shooter (2004 Short Film)
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A black and bloody Irish comedy about a sad train journey where an older man, whose wife has died that morning, encounters a strange and possibly psychotic young oddball.... (27 mins.)
Director: Martin McDonagh
 
8.
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
 
9.
Nocturne (1980 Short Film)
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It's night. Perhaps after a dream of an intruder crashing through a window, a woman who's sensitive... (8 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
10.
Rabbit (2005 Short Film)
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A girl sees a rabbit running across a field. Thinking it would make an excellent muff, she pursues it with a knife... (9 mins.)
Director: Run Wrake
 
11.
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.)
 
12.
Zvahlav aneb Saticky Slameného Huberta (1971 Short Film)
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Lewis Carroll's poem is read and followed by a free-form animated depiction of images and toys from childhood, repeatedly overturned by a live cat. (14 mins.)
Director: Jan Svankmajer
 
13.
Before Dawn (2005 Short Film)
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Before dawn, people will rise and other people will take away their hope. (13 mins.)
 
14.
Doodlebug (1997 Short Film)
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In his squalid apartment, a man tries to squash with his shoe an insect of some kind that is moving around the room. (3 mins.)
Director: Chris Nolan
 
15.
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
 
16.
Election Night (1998 Short Film)
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On election night we meet Peter, an idealistic young man, who suddenly discovers he has forgotten to vote... (11 mins.)
 
17.
Holding Your Breath (2002 Short Film)
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A child explores her changing relationships with friends in an industrial town. (6 mins.)
Director: Anthony Lucas
 
18.
Dreams and Desires: Family Ties (2006 Short Film)
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(10 mins.)
Director: Joanna Quinn
 
19.
Eternal Gaze (2003 Short Film)
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An exceptionally moving portrayal of the work of sculptor Alberto Giacometti, whose work with wire and... (15 mins.)
Director: Sam Chen
 
20.
The Men in the Park (1971 Short Film)
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(6 mins.)
Director: George Geertsen
 
21.
Cat and Clown (1988 Short Film)
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A clown adopts a talking stray cat who is also a shapeshifter. The cat assists the clown on stage, where he loves the public's ovations. (10 mins.)
 
22.
Into Pieces (2012 Short Film)
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A psychotherapy session suddenly takes an unexpected turn. (5 mins.)
Director: Jimi Colzato
 
23.
The Old Crocodile (2005 Short Film)
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A very old crocodile is shunned by his family after eating one of them. (12 mins.)
Director: Koji Yamamura
 
24.
Thank You Mask Man (1971 Short Film)
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Tells how the Lone Ranger hooks up with Tonto. With Lenny Bruce doing all the voices, this animation... (8 mins.)
 
25.
The Pearce Sisters (2007 Short Film)
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An amusingly bleak hearted tale of two weather lashed old spinsters. Lol and Edna Pearce live on a remote and austere strip of coast... (9 mins.)
Director: Luis Cook
 
26.
The Hill Farm (1989 Short Film)
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A country couple and their shepherd endure drought, flood, a monstrous bear, hunters and tourists during a somewhat odd few days in their normally quiet life. (18 mins.)
Director: Mark Baker
 
27.
Tom Sweep (1992 Short Film)
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A waste collector tries to do his job while surrounded by careless passersby. (3 mins.)
 
28.
The Saint Inspector (1996 Short Film)
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A bureaucratic robot comes to a platform high above the clouds in order to test the resident holy hermit. (5 mins.)
Director: Mike Booth
 
29.
Legend of the Forest (1987 Video)
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(30 mins.)
Director: Osamu Tezuka
 
30.
Spirals (1926 Short Film)
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(6 mins.)
 
31.
An Old Box (1975 Short Film)
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During Christmastime, a bum discovers a magical box. (9 mins.)
Director: Paul Driessen
 
32.
70 (1970 Short Film)
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An experimental short film from Robert Breer created using spray paint and stencils. (5 mins.)
Director: Robert Breer
 
33.
The Old Mill (1937 Short Film)
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We see the various birds, mice, and bats that have moved into an old windmill, followed by the frogs... (9 mins.)
 
34.
Water for Maya (2003 Short Film)
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(5 mins.)
Director: Stan Brakhage
 
35.
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.)
 
36.
A Gentlemen's Duel (2006 Short Film)
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A seemingly innocent tea party is transformed into mega technological mayhem when two imperious aristocrats compete for the affections of a lady. (8 mins.)
 
37.
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
 
38.
Claymation Comedy of Horrors Show (1991 Short Film)
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Wilshire Pig and Sheldon Snail discover a map to uncover Doctor Frankenswine's monster. All kinds of mishaps ensue in their quest. (30 mins.)
Director: Barry Bruce
 
39.
Lumaaq: An Eskimo Legend (1975 Short Film)
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An Inuit tale of familial revenge. (8 mins.)
Director: Co Hoedeman
 
40.
T.R.A.N.S.I.T. (1998 Short Film)
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A passionate love story in the 1920s, told through a series of flashbacks around the world. (12 mins.)
Director: Piet Kroon
 
41.
The Walls (1988 Short Film)
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(7 mins.)
Director: Piotr Dumala
 
42.
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
 
43.
Tale of Tales (1979 Short Film)
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A reflection of Russian history and memory. Norstein creates a visual emotional response to a changing Russia... (29 mins.)
Director: Yu. Norshteyn
 
44.
Satiemania (1978 Short Film)
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A short film which documents the animator's satirical outlook on life using only music and images to convey the message. (14 mins.)
 
45.
Claymation Comedy of Horrors Show (1991 Short Film)
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Wilshire Pig and Sheldon Snail discover a map to uncover Doctor Frankenswine's monster. All kinds of mishaps ensue in their quest. (30 mins.)
Director: Barry Bruce
 
46.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964 TV Movie)
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A misfit reindeer and his friends look for a place that will accept them. (47 mins.)
Director: Larry Roemer
 
47.
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
 
48.
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
 
49.
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
 
50.
Crac (1980 Short Film)
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The industrialization of Montreal, as seen from the point of view of a rocking-chair. (15 mins.)
Director: Frédéric Back
 
51.
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
 
52.
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.)
 
53.
A Colour Box (1935 Short Film)
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Animated shapes dance to Cuban music. This was one of the first animations to be painted directly onto the film. (3 mins.)
Director: Len Lye
 
54.
The Idea (1932 Short Film)
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When a liberal idea emerges in a tyranny ruled society, power and wealth unite to bring it down. (30 mins.)
 
55.
The Street (1976 Short Film)
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This film deals with a Jewish family in Montreal, Canada as they care for a dying grandmother and the... (10 mins.)
Director: Caroline Leaf
 
56.
Neighbours (1952 Short Film)
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A surreal story of two neighbours' destructive feud over a flower. (8 mins.)
Director: Norman McLaren
 
57.
Duck Amuck (1953 Short Film)
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The short-tempered Daffy Duck must improvise madly as the backgrounds, his costumes, the soundtrack, even his physical form, shifts and changes at the whim of the animator. (7 mins.)
Stars: Mel Blanc
 
58.
Harpya (1979 Short Film)
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An unknowing man rescues a rather aggressive and demanding harpy. (9 mins.)
Director: Raoul Servais
 
59.
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.)