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1.
Doggie Heaven (2008 Video)
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A man who died accidently goes to the heaven of dogs. (10 mins.)
Director: James Wan
 
2.
Jennifer (2012 Short Film)
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In the near future, a tough job market results in a creative solution for handling dangerous convicted felons. (9 mins.)
 
3.
Darkness Light Darkness (1989 Short Film)
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A human body gradually reconstructs itself as its various component parts crowd themselves into a small room and eventually... (6 mins.)
Director: Jan Svankmajer
 
4.
Tombstone (1997 Short Film)
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Husband and wife talk about buying a grave. (17 mins.)
Director: Paulo Morelli
 
5.
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
 
6.
Mirindas asesinas (1991 Short Film)
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A man comes into a bar in which there's only one other customer and asks the bartender to serve him a Mirinda (a Spanish orange drink)... (12 mins.)
 
7.
Menos Nove (1997 Short Film)
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(12 mins.)
Director: Rita Nunes
 
8.
Black Rider (1993 Short Film)
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A young black man is verbally harassed by an older woman on a streetcar, while the other passengers remain silent. He finally exacts his revenge. (12 mins.)
Director: Pepe Danquart
 
9.
Cashback (2004 Short Film)
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Ben is an art college student in London, whose imagination runs wild as he works the late-night shift at the local supermarket. What do he and his colleagues do to pass the long, endless hours of the night? (18 mins.)
Director: Sean Ellis
 
10.
Cosmic Voyage (1996 Documentary)
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Where do we fit in with the universe? This film seeks to explore our place among the ever-expanding universe. (36 mins.)
Director: Bayley Silleck
 
11.
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
 
12.
A Night in the Show (1915 Short Film)
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Mr. Pest tries several theatre seats before winding up in front in a fight with the conductor. He is thrown out... (30 mins.)
 
13.
The Horribly Slow Murderer with the Extremely Inefficient Weapon (2008 Short Film)
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The epic story of one man's encounter with what could be the most relentless murderer of all time. (10 mins.)
Director: Richard Gale
 
14.
The Cannibalistic Councillor (2009 Short Film)
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(8 mins.)
Director: Mateo Blanco
 
15.
Estúpidos, basado en hechos reales (2004 Short Film)
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(12 mins.)
Director: Gerard Sinfreu
 
16.
Luxo Jr. (1986 Short Film)
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A larger lamp watches while a smaller, younger lamp plays exuberantly with a ball but doesn't pick up the knack of correct handling. (2 mins.)
Director: John Lasseter
 
17.
Rocks (2003 Short Film)
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Apparently, rocks are having conversations all around us, but they talk very, very slowly... (8 mins.)
 
18.
Tin Toy (1988 Short Film)
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A tin one-man-band toy tries to escape a destructive baby. (5 mins.)
Director: John Lasseter
 
19.
The Fly (1980 Short Film)
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A fine day in the life of a fly presented completely from the fly's point of view. A fine day until something dreary happens, that is. (3 mins.)
Director: Ferenc Rófusz
 
20.
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
 
21.
Knick Knack (1989 Short Film)
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A snow globe snowman wants to join the other travel souvenirs in a hot party, but the glass dome that surrounds him gets in his way, despite all his efforts. (4 mins.)
Director: John Lasseter
 
22.
Tadeo Jones (2004 Short Film)
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(9 mins.)
Director: Enrique Gato
 
23.
Jack-Jack Attack (2005 Video)
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The Parrs' baby Jack-Jack is thought to be normal, not having any super-powers like his parents or siblings. But when an outsider is hired to watch him, Jack-Jack shows his true potential. (5 mins.)
Director: Brad Bird
 
24.
Lifted (2006 Short Film)
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A teenage alien tries to abduct a sleeping human, but with so many switches to do so, it's nearly impossible. (5 mins.)
Director: Gary Rydstrom
 
25.
Mater and the Ghostlight (2006 Video)
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In this short featuring the characters of the movie Cars, Mater is told the story of a Ghostlight, which causes him to be scared. (7 mins.)
 
26.
One Man Band (2005 Short Film)
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Two buskers engage in a petty feud over a child's donation. (4 mins.)
 
27.
Grasshoppers (1990 Short Film)
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Men killing each other through the ages for various reasons. (9 mins.)
Director: Bruno Bozzetto
 
28.
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
 
29.
Der Fuehrer's Face (1942 Short Film)
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Donald Duck has a nightmare that he lives in Germany slaving under the Nazi regime. (8 mins.)
 
30.
No Time for Nuts (2006 Video)
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Scrat comes across a time machine and is transported to various times all in pursuit of his beloved acorn. (7 mins.)
 
31.
10 Seconds (2005 Short Film)
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A man awakens to find he can see 10 seconds into the future. What disasters could he avert? What lives could he save? What will this mean to the future of mankind. There is, however, just one small problem! (2 mins.)
Director: Tim Clague
 
32.
Tarantino's Mind (2006 Short Film)
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Two friends at a bar talking about theories involving Quentin Tarantino's movies. (15 mins.)
 
33.
Beat the Devil (2002 Short Film)
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Decades ago, the legendary James Brown sold his soul to the devil for fame and fortune. Now he wishes to renegotiate... (9 mins.)
Director: Tony Scott
 
34.
405 (2000 Short Film)
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A section of a highway is blocked off so that a plane can make an emergency landing on it. However, there are two people still driving on the highway: a man in an SUV and an old lady in a Lincoln. (3 mins.)
 
35.
Signs (2008 Short Film)
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Where do you find love? Sometimes all you need is a sign. (12 mins.)
Director: Patrick Hughes
 
36.
Tanghi argentini (2006 Short Film)
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An office clerk with a hankering to tango enlists the support of a workplace colleague as he prepares for a date. It's Christmas time and the concept of giving assumes fairy tale proportions in this beguiling modern story. (14 mins.)
Director: Guido Thys
 
37.
Where Have I Been All Your Life? (2007 Short Film)
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(20 mins.)
Director: Jim Field Smith
 
38.
Rent-a-Person (2004 Short Film)
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A lonely bathroom attendant starts a business renting passengers to freeway commuters who want to utilize the carpool lane. (12 mins.)
Director: Kurt Kuenne
 
39.
Election Night (1999 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.)
 
40.
Easy Street (1917 Short Film)
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A reformed tramp becomes a police constable who must fight a huge thug who dominates an inner city street. (24 mins.)
 
41.
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
 
42.
Presto (2008 Short Film)
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A stage magician's rabbit gets into a magical onstage brawl against his neglectful guardian with two magic hats. (5 mins.)
Director: Doug Sweetland
 
43.
Jolly Roger (1999 Short Film)
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After marauding and sinking another ship, a band of pirates capture a female passenger, then send her overboard as punishment for her defiance... (12 mins.)
Director: Mark Baker
 
44.
Pentecost (2011 Short Film)
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Ireland 1977. Eleven-year-old Damian Lynch (Scott Graham) is called in at the last moment to serve as... (11 mins.)
Director: Peter McDonald
 
45.
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
 
46.
The Chubbchubbs! (2002 Short Film)
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A janitor at an alien nightclub gets his wish to be a singer. (6 mins.)
Director: Eric Armstrong
 
47.
Star (2001 Short Film)
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The Driver now carries an arrogant rock star who is visiting a major city (not Pittsburgh as earlier believed)... (7 mins.)
Director: Guy Ritchie
 
48.
Scrat's Continental Crack-Up (2010 Short Film)
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Scrat's pursuit of his acorn causes the earth's land to split into different continents. (3 mins.)
 
49.
Bukashki (2002 Short Film)
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(9 mins.)
 
50.
Europe & Italy (1999 Short Film)
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(6 mins.)
Director: Bruno Bozzetto
 
51.
Funday (2011 Video)
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Alan has clownism, a genetic condition that causes him to exhibit the physical characteristics of a clown... (12 mins.)
Director: Keri Collins
 
52.
The Model (1994 Short Film)
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An elderly artist invites a model around to his house for a sitting. But is painting the only thing on his mind ? (12 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Brough
 
53.
Amigo no gima (2004 Short Film)
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(12 mins.)
 
54.
El farol (2004 Short Film)
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(18 mins.)
 
55.
Chosen (2001 Short Film)
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The Driver is carrying an East Asian child who has been chosen for a strange rite. He must drive him... (6 mins.)
Director: Ang Lee
 
56.
The House of Small Cubes (2008 Short Film)
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To save his house from rising flood waters, an old man uses bricks to build it higher, then he relives events from his past while searching for his dropped pipe. (12 mins.)
Director: Kunio Kato
 
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58.
A Alma do Negócio (1996 Short Film)
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(8 mins.)
 
59.
Ctrl Alt Fly (2005 Short Film)
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A geek is working in his computer when a 'bug' appears. (3 mins.)
 
60.
Spider-Plant Man (2005 Short Film)
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Peter Piper, a photographer, visits a laboratory where a spider plant has been created. Piper is bitten by a plant, which gives him superpowers but a big threat is waiting for him because of his heroic deeds 'THE BATMAN' (14 mins.)
 
61.
Crash (2005 Short Film)
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(10 mins.)
Director: Nacho Vigalondo
 
62.
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
 
63.
Saw (2003 Short Film)
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David, an orderly at a hospital, tells his horrific story of being kidnapped and forced to play a vile game of survival. (9 mins.)
Director: James Wan
 
64.
Allanamiento de morada (1998 Short Film)
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(16 mins.)
Director: Mateo Gil
 
65.
The Official Rare Exports Inc. Safety Instructions 2005 (2005 Short Film)
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In this sequel to 'Rare Exports Inc' we are shown the horrendous results of abusing Father Christmas. (10 mins.)
 
66.
Schneckentraum (2001 Short Film)
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(15 mins.)
 
67.
Por un infante difunto (1998 Short Film)
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(9 mins.)
 
68.
Forklift Driver Klaus: The First Day on the Job (2000 Short Film)
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Short film depicting a fictional educational film about fork lift truck operational safety. The dangers of unsafe operation are presented in gory details. (10 mins.)
 
69.
The Confession (2010 Short Film)
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Quiet and sincere 9-year-old Sam is worried about making his first confession. His conscience is clear... (26 mins.)
Director: Tanel Toom
 
70.
Rugged Rich and the Ona Ona (2004 Short Film)
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Rich hates the outdoors. Jane is a nature jock. Rich is so smitten with Jane that he can't bear to tell the truth - even if that means having to confront a really weird tropical fish. (8 mins.)
Director: Eric Finkel
 
71.
The Business Trip (2008 Short Film)
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Jean-Paul Clément is on a business trip. He checks into the Dolphine Hotel for seven nights where we learn he has one saved message on his mobile phone and a personal dilemma. (10 mins.)
Director: Sean Ellis
 
72.
Ernst & lyset (1996 Short Film)
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The businessman Ernst has just landed in the airport and is on his way home to his wife. Its raining... (12 mins.)
 
73.
Glenn Owen Dodds (2010 Short Film)
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Michael Radcliffe was catching the bus this morning, like he does every day of his everyday life. He... (17 mins.)
Director: Frazer Bailey
 
74.
12:01 PM (1990 Short Film)
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A man is stuck living his life in the same 59 minute time frame. He tries various methods of finding out why, eventually consulting a physicist. (25 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Heap
 
75.
8 (2010 Short Film)
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In the depths of a snowy forest in an unknown wartime, two soldiers from opposing armies try to outwit each other in a perilous game of Tic-Tac-Toe, until they find themselves outplayed by destiny. (9 mins.)
Director: Acim Vasic
 
76.
(A)Torzija (2003 Short Film)
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A singing group, trying to escape war-torn Sarajevo, has to wait for a tunnel to clear. While they wait... (15 mins.)
 
77.
El último adiós (2007 Short Film)
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(12 mins.)
 
78.
20 Seconds (2009 Short Film)
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A man tries to return a mysterious box to its owner, but finds himself in a situation that he does not want to repeat. Award-winning film from the 2009 Grand Cinema 72-Hour Film Competition. (5 mins.)
Director: Bryan Johnson
 
79.
3-2-0 (2002 Video)
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When Dan (Joe Rice) recieves a phonecall telling him his wife has been kidnapped, the ransom drop doesn't go according to plan. (6 mins.)
Director: Stephen Hughes
 
80.
3-Minute 4-Play (2005 Short Film)
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(3 mins.)
Director: Johnny O'Reilly
 
81.
5 (2007 Short Film)
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In a spoof on the Fox television show "24", uber-counterterrorism agent Jack quickly begins to unravel when he realizes he has 5 minutes of completely free time with nothing to do. (8 mins.)
Director: Damon Young
 
82.
A Origem dos Bebês Segundo Kiki Cavalcanti (1995 Short Film)
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(16 mins.)
Director: Anna Muylaert
 
83.
Ambush (2001 Short Film)
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A mysterious BMW driver must protect an eccentric old foreigner from criminals. (6 mins.)
 
84.
Marry Me (2008 Short Film)
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(7 mins.)
Director: Michelle Lehman
 
85.
World Builder (2007 Short Film)
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A strange man builds a holographic world for the woman he loves. (9 mins.)
Director: Bruce Branit
 
86.
Inside (2002 Short Film)
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A short film describing the essence of the diagnosis of multiple personality (8 mins.)
Director: Trevor Sands
 
87.
Consent (2004 Short Film)
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Things are going great on Penny and Judah's first date. They're lounging on her bed and they lean in for a kiss... (6 mins.)
Director: Jason Reitman
 
88.
In God We Trust (2000 Short Film)
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A speeding truck sends Robert into purgatory, with the probability of a warm climate. He escapes to Earth and tries to fix things before purgatory catches up with him. (17 mins.)
Director: Jason Reitman
 
89.
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
 
90.
My Name Is Yu Ming (2003 Short Film)
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Is there a place in the world for Yu Ming? He's a clerk at a convenience store in China, bored with his life... (13 mins.)
Director: Daniel O'Hara
 
91.
The Anger Eater (2005 Short Film)
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Director: KG Kleiman
 
92.
Splitscreen: A Love Story (2011 Video)
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Can two people who live on opposite sides of the world have anything in common? This is the story of two parallel lives... (3 mins.)
Director: JW Griffiths
 
93.
Thanks, Smokey! (2011 Short Film)
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Condoning bestiallity by using comparable visual stimuli for the desired effect of empathy. So it would seem. (3 mins.)
Director: Patrick Scott
 
94.
El último viaje del Almirante (2006 Short Film)
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(20 mins.)
 
95.
De nye lejere (1996 Short Film)
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Two guys move into an apartment, where the old owner causes them a lot of trouble (8 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Kainz
 
96.
Helmer & Son (2006 Short Film)
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After an elderly man locks himself in a closet at a nursing home, his son and daughter try to persuade him to come out. (13 mins.)
Director: Søren Pilmark
 
97.
The Suicide (2006 Short Film)
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(15 mins.)
Director: Jeff Markey
 
98.
46 minut (2005 Short Film)
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(16 mins.)
Director: Matjaz Brumen
 
99.
Serena (2012 Short Film)
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A short film that deals with the forbidden love of a woman for her pastor, which she reveals to him while confessing. (12 mins.)
Director: Rodrigo García
 
100.
Denise (2012 Short Film)
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A girl helps a guy untangle his web of lies.