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The Big Snit (1985 Short Film)
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A couple have a fight over a scrabble game unaware that a full scale nuclear war has started. (10 mins.)
Director: Richard Condie
 
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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
 
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The Great Cognito (1983 Short Film)
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In clay animation, the impersonator known as The Greath Cognito literally transforms into countless faces of famous people. (4 mins.)
Director: Will Vinton
 
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Room 8 (2013 Short Film)
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A prisoner discovers a magical box with a baneful secret that he falls foul to. (7 mins.)
 
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The Apple (1959 Short Film)
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Director: George Dunning
 
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Munro (1961 Short Film)
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A four-year-old boy is drafted into the army. (9 mins.)
Director: Gene Deitch
 
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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
 
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Friday (2012 Short Film)
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FRIDAY is the story of a teenager struggling to come to terms with the death of his mother on the one-year anniversary of the tragic event. (18 mins.)
 
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Irish Folk Furniture (2012 Documentary)
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An animated documentary about repair and recycling in an Irish village. (9 mins.)
Director: Tony Donoghue
 
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No Comment (2012 Short Film)
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A girl makes two different unexpected encounters in the Jardin du Luxembourg in Paris.
Director: Alexandra Naoum
 
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#30 (2013 Short Film)
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A bright and talented performer, Chelsea Johnston auditions for a role in Hamlet. When informed she... (9 mins.)
Director: Timothy Wilde
 
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Do I Have to Take Care of Everything? (2012 Short Film)
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A chaotic morning in a family with kids, and a mother who is determined that it's best to take care of everything herself. (7 mins.)
Director: Selma Vilhunen
 
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Black Metal (2013 Short Film)
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When a teen murders his math teacher in the name of a black metal band, the mid 30s lead singer will have to re-evaluate the two things he loves most... (9 mins.)
Director: Kat Candler
 
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I Am a Big Ball of Sadness (2013 Short Film)
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Set at a swanky New York City roof-top party three party guests chat before the guest of honor arrives... (10 mins.)
 
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Kismet Diner (2013 Short Film)
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A shy young diner waitress entertains her patrons with her beautiful singing voice. One handsome patron appears oblivious to her music... (9 mins.)
Director: Mark Nunneley
 
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The Pale of Settlement (2013 Short Film)
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The Pale of Settlement, based on true events, tells the story of a 10 year old Jewish boy, Moische,... (18 mins.)
Director: Jacob Sillman
 
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The Black Hole (2008 Short Film)
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A sleep-deprived office worker photocopies a "Black Hole" late one night. Suddenly, the possibilities seem endless. Will greed get the better of him? (3 mins.)
Director: Phil, Olly
 
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For the Birds (2000 Short Film)
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A group of snooty birds roosting on a telephone wire get their just desserts when a goofy bird drops in. (3 mins.)
Director: Ralph Eggleston
 
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Creature Comforts (1989 Short Film)
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A humourous and thought provoking view of what animals in zoos might be thinking about their captivity and surroundings. (5 mins.)
Director: Nick Park
 
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The Critic (1963 Short Film)
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Mel Brooks is an old man watching abstract animations. He doesn't understand them, so he heckles with strange commentary, to the annoyance of those around him. (4 mins.)
Director: Ernest Pintoff
Stars: Mel Brooks
 
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Charade (1984 Short Film)
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A talented, but doomed, gentleman tries to participate in a properly British game of charades. (5 mins.)
Director: Jon Minnis
 
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The Lost Thing (2010 Short Film)
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A boy finds a strange creature on a beach, and decides to find a home for it in a world where everyone believes there are far more important things to pay attention to. (15 mins.)
 
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Idiot with a Tripod (2010 Documentary)
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Documents the December 26th blizzard in NYC -- from B&W to color and back, everything becomes stuck then free again. (4 mins.)
Director: Jamie Stuart
 
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23 Skidoo (1965 Short Film)
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An experimental film that features busy urban areas, but does so without a soul in sight. (8 mins.)
Director: Julian Biggs
 
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Your Face (1987 Short Film)
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A man's head transforms and contorts bizarrely as he sings "Your Face," an original song. (3 mins.)
Director: Bill Plympton
 
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George and Rosemary (1987 Short Film)
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An old shy man works up the gumption to meet a woman whom he has a crush on. (9 mins.)
 
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How They Get There (1997 Short Film)
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A guy and a girl play copycat with each other from opposite sides of the street, that is, until a slightly abrupt & uncopyable event occurs. (3 mins.)
Director: Spike Jonze
 
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Evidence (1995 Documentary)
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A haunting look at children watching television. (8 mins.)
Director: Godfrey Reggio
 
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Bottle Rocket (1994 Short Film)
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Dysfunctional friends Dignan and Anthony plan and execute a robbery with their pot-growing friend, Bob. (13 mins.)
Director: Wes Anderson
 
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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
 
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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
 
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Storytime (1968 Short Film)
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A bizarre comedy short by Terry Gilliam telling various absurdly comic stories. (9 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
 
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Ídem (2003 Short Film)
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(30 mins.)
 
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Reflections (2013 Short Film)
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Barnie, a grown man, Play around with his childish reflection in an urban landscape. But the fun come to an end when other adults around change him and turn him into one of them. (6 mins.)
 
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A Brief History of John Baldessari (2012 Documentary)
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The epic life of a world-class artist. (6 mins.)
 
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One Man's Loss (2012 Short Film)
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A shoeless vagabond is fatefully thrown the chance at a new life, after treading on a piece of glass outside the apartment of an arguing couple. (8 mins.)
Director: Philip Sansom
 
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Plastic Bag (2009 Short Film)
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A plastic bag, thrown out in the trash, attempts to find his way back to his owner and along the way discovers the world. (18 mins.)
Director: Ramin Bahrani
 
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Emilie Muller (1994 Short Film)
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Emilie Muller a young petite woman goes to her first audition, the director asks her to talk about what is inside her handbag. Then she shows many objects (photographs, book...) and tells what those things remind her. (20 mins.)
Director: Yvon Marciano