Cinecouch Top 1000 Short Films, Part II

by jerryluogaz | created - 03 Jan 2013 | updated - 09 Oct 2014 | Public

A comprehensive list of short films of all kinds, from all eras, for all ages. This is 251-500 of 1000 films For more information and updates, please visit www.cinecouch.com

Missing from IMDb: #471 Accident (1973) by Jules Engel

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1. Puss Gets the Boot (1940)

Approved | 9 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.9
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Tom (Jasper) gets told that if he breaks one more thing he is getting thrown out, so Jerry tries his best to make Jasper "Get the Boot".

Directors: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna, Rudolf Ising | Star: Lillian Randolph

Votes: 1,412

2. The Public Voice (1988)

10 min | Animation, Short

6.9
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A short animated film that starts with a close up on a Paul Delvaux painting then pulls back the shot while continually changing the picture.

Director: Lejf Marcussen

Votes: 132

3. Snowman in July (1944)

13 min | Animation, Short

7.3
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Director: Hans Fischerkoesen

Votes: 80

4. Chickamauga (1962)

30 min | Short, Drama

7.8
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Adapted from a short story by Ambrose Bierce, a young, deaf-mute witnesses the carnage of the American Civil War as a surrealistic dream.

Director: Robert Enrico | Star: Pierre Boffety

Votes: 76

5. Patriotism (1966)

Not Rated | 30 min | Drama, Short

7.6
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A Noh dramatization of the suicides of Lt. Shinji Takeyama and his wife Reiko. After participating in a failed 1936 coup and being ordered to execute his friends, he bids his wife an intimate farewell and commits harakiri.

Directors: Masaki Dômoto, Yukio Mishima | Stars: Yukio Mishima, Yoshiko Tsuruoka

Votes: 1,158

6. Une bombe par hasard... (1969)

8 min | Animation, Short

7.3
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Director: Jean-François Laguionie

Votes: 40

7. Elasticity (1976)

25 min | Short

5.0
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Director: Chick Strand

Votes: 9

8. N.Y., N.Y. (1957)

15 min | Short

7.1
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A day in the life of the city and citizens of New York as seen through the fantastic eye, and the incredibly distorted optic lenses, of filmmaker Francis Thompson.

Director: Francis Thompson

Votes: 240

9. Zemlya lyudey (1966)

10 min | Documentary, Short

7.4
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Essay praising human life and work, the everlasting beauty and expression of human thought.

Director: Artavazd Peleshian

Votes: 141

10. Sciany (1988)

7 min | Animation, Short, Drama

6.9
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Director: Piotr Dumala

Votes: 169

11. Padal proshlogodniy sneg (1983 TV Short)

20 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

8.5
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Surreal misadventures of a lazy drunkard with speech impediment trying to get a New Year tree on a short notice. Loosely based on folk fairy tales.

Director: Aleksandr Tatarskiy | Stars: Liya Akhedzhakova, Stanislav Sadalskiy

Votes: 1,240

12. Pass the Gravy (1928)

23 min | Short, Comedy

7.0
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Max's neigbour Schultz is breeding chicken, that are always after Max's flower seed, and Schultz bride is his rooster Brigham. Max's daughter loves Schultz's son, so they try to forget ... See full summary »

Director: Fred Guiol | Stars: Max Davidson, Martha Sleeper, Bert Sprotte, Gene Morgan

Votes: 233

13. Sisyphus (1974)

3 min | Animation, Short

6.9
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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. The story is presented in a single, unbroken shot, consisting ... See full summary »

Director: Marcell Jankovics

Votes: 490

14. Brek! (1985)

11 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.3
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An unusual boxing match.

Director: Garri Bardin | Stars: Zinoviy Gerdt, Mikhail Derzhavin

Votes: 188

15. Street Musique (1972)

9 min | Animation, Short, Music

7.4
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Ryan Larkin's final animated short mixes live-action black-and-white footage of typical street musicians in the city of Montreal with animation synchronized with the music.

Director: Ryan Larkin

Votes: 313

16. Alone. Life Wastes Andy Hardy (1998)

15 min | Short

6.8
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Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland are cloned in an experimental backyard musical. The starting point is a number of scenes from the days when both the adolescents romped through the family ... See full summary »

Director: Martin Arnold | Stars: Judy Garland, Mickey Rooney

Votes: 443

17. The Bead Game (1977)

6 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.2
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To a percussive soundtrack, a succession of more complex animals forms and is consumed by their successors (all formed from beads). Finally, We reach man, who develops ever more sophisticated forms of war.

Director: Ishu Patel

Votes: 498

18. Nachalo nevedomogo veka (1967)

73 min | Drama, History

7.0
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Three unconnected episodes united by a common theme: the establishment of the Soviet rule in Russia during the civil war of the early 1920s. Depicts dramatic events in simple lives of peasants and soldiers.

Directors: Larisa Shepitko, Andrey Smirnov | Stars: Leonid Kulagin, Sergei Volf, Georgiy Burkov, Nikolay Gubenko

Votes: 164

Segment "Home of Electricity"

19. Snehulák (1966)

9 min | Short

6.4
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Director: Hermína Týrlová

Votes: 31

20. A Movie (1967)

12 min | Short

7.1
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Clips of atomic explosions, pornography, and B-movies are spliced together to evoke certain emotions.

Director: Bruce Conner | Star: Theodore Roosevelt

Votes: 1,078

21. Aleph (1966)

8 min | Short

6.9
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Director: Wallace Berman

Votes: 55

22. Cosmic Ray (1962)

4 min | Short

7.0
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Experimental short uses Ray Charles' "What'd I Say" as accompaniment to constantly shifting collage of female nude, cartoons, and newsreels of atomic bomb explosions.

Director: Bruce Conner

Votes: 455

23. Groteszk (1963)

Short

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Director: Zoltán Huszárik | Stars: Judit Halász, János Koltai

Votes: 19

24. The Sandman (1991)

10 min | Animation, Short, Horror

7.5
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Upstairs, in the moonlit and empty room, a little boy scared of the dancing shadows, encounters a figment of his vivid imagination: the horrible Sandman.

Director: Paul Berry

Votes: 989

25. Narcissus (1983)

22 min | Musical, Short

6.5
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A balletic interpretation of the Greek myth in which dancers enact the tragedy of the beautiful youth who condemns himself to a trapped existence through excessive self-love.

Director: Norman McLaren | Stars: Jean-Louis Morin, Sylvie Kinal, Sylvain Lafortune

Votes: 125

26. An shab ke barun amad (1967)

35 min | Documentary, Short

7.5
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A documentary which explores what did or did not happen on a rainy night a young boy allegedly saved a train from crashing.

Director: Kamran Shirdel

Votes: 209

27. Le Horla (1966)

38 min | Mystery, Short

7.0
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A man who lives by himself becomes increasing concerned that he is not alone.

Director: Jean-Daniel Pollet | Star: Laurent Terzieff

Votes: 82

28. The Pilgrim (1923)

TV-G | 47 min | Comedy

7.5
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The Tramp is an escaped convict who is mistaken as a pastor in a small town church.

Director: Charles Chaplin | Stars: Edna Purviance, Charles Chaplin, Syd Chaplin, Mai Wells

Votes: 3,314 | Gross: $0.28M

29. La souriante Madame Beudet (1923)

26 min | Drama

6.8
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One of the first feminist movies, The Smiling Madame Beudet is the story of an intelligent woman trapped in a loveless marriage. Her husband is used to playing a stupid practical joke in ... See full summary »

Director: Germaine Dulac | Stars: Germaine Dermoz, Alexandre Arquillière, Jean d'Yd, Yvette Grisier

Votes: 1,536

30. Le chapeau (1999)

6 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.9
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An exotic dancer recalls an incident from her childhood where she was physically abused by a male visitor.

Director: Michèle Cournoyer

Votes: 295

31. Klub odlozenych (1989)

25 min | Animation, Short

7.1
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Laid-off old mannequins spend their cracked and broken lives in an old, abandoned warehouse. New mannequins are brought to the warehouse. They are old as well, but from a younger generation... See full summary »

Director: Jirí Barta

Votes: 222

32. Wait (1968)

7 min | Short

5.7
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Director: Ernie Gehr

Votes: 84

33. Ako (1965)

29 min | Short, Drama

7.0
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Follows Ako, a 16 year old Japanese girl, as she spends time working in a bakery and going out with her friends.

Director: Hiroshi Teshigahara | Stars: Miki Irie, Teruko Hasegawa, Yoko Matsushita

Votes: 240

34. Przekladaniec (1968 TV Movie)

35 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.1
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The story of a racing car driver who undergoes so many transplants that it can no longer be determined which people have contributed to his make-up.

Director: Andrzej Wajda | Stars: Bogumil Kobiela, Anna Prucnal, Jerzy Zelnik, Piotr Wysocki

Votes: 205

35. The Bed (1968)

20 min | Short

6.8
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A short film by James Broughton capturing the various activities of people around the same bed.

Director: James Broughton | Stars: Florence Allen, Gavin Arthur, Imogen Cunningham, Kermit Sheets

Votes: 146

36. Tusalava (1929)

9 min | Short, Animation

6.6
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With the screen split asymmetrically, one part in positive, the other negative, the film documents the evolution of simple celled organic forms into chains of cells then more complex images... See full summary »

Director: Len Lye

Votes: 196

37. Douro, Faina Fluvial (1931)

20 min | Documentary, Short

7.5
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A documentary that looks at the people working in the river Douro, around the city of Porto.

Director: Manoel de Oliveira

Votes: 528

38. Franz Kafka (1992)

16 min | Animation, Short, Biography

6.7
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Animated scenes from the Kafka's life, as told in his diaries.

Director: Piotr Dumala

Votes: 277

39. Free Radicals (1958)

5 min | Animation, Short, Musical

6.3
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Display the graph that follows traditional African music's voice strains of sway, between music and graphics so mix and so gave the impression of beauty in the melting pot of musical art and graphics.

Director: Len Lye

Votes: 778

40. The Old Man and the Sea (1999)

20 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

8.1
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An old fisherman goes out on his fishing trip and makes a huge catch, the biggest of his life.

Director: Aleksandr Petrov | Stars: Gordon Pinsent, Kevin Duhaney, Yôji Matsuda, Rentarô Mikuni

Votes: 3,195

41. Father and Daughter (2000)

8 min | Animation, Short, Drama

7.9
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A father says goodbye to his young daughter. Time passes and the daughter moves through life age by age, but within her there is always a deep longing for her father.

Director: Michael Dudok de Wit

Votes: 4,711

42. Outer and Inner Space (1966)

33 min | Short

5.5
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An experimental short film in which a copy of an interview is shown on a monitor next to the live interview creating the illusion that the two are talking to each other.

Director: Andy Warhol | Star: Edie Sedgwick

Votes: 148

43. Moya lyubov (2006)

26 min | Animation, Short, Drama

8.1
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In nineteenth-century Russia, a teenage boy in search of love is drawn to two very different women.

Director: Aleksandr Petrov | Stars: Aleksandr Palamishev, Aleksandra Zhivova, Evgeniya Kryukova, Nina Ruslanova

Votes: 1,192

44. Charlotte et son Jules (1960)

20 min | Short, Drama

6.6
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A jilted man (Jean-Paul Belmondo) rants at his mostly silent former lover (Anne Collette).

Director: Jean-Luc Godard | Stars: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Anne Collette, Gérard Blain, Jean-Luc Godard

Votes: 1,240

45. Felix in Exile (1994)

9 min | Animation, Short

6.1
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Artistic animation film on the human violence and feelings of guilt caused by South African apartheid.

Director: William Kentridge

Votes: 139

46. Camera (III) (2000)

6 min | Short

7.0
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While a veteran actor laments the state of film and film acting, a group of young children sneak a Panavision camera into the apartment where the actor resides and decide to make a film with it.

Director: David Cronenberg | Stars: Leslie Carlson, Marc Donato, Harrison Kane, Stephanie Sams

Votes: 1,490

47. Mickey's Trailer (1938)

8 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

8.0
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Goofy's in the driver's seat, Mickey's in the kitchen, and Donald's in bed in Mickey's high-tech house trailer. When Goofy comes back to eat breakfast, leaving the car on autopilot, it ... See full summary »

Director: Ben Sharpsteen | Stars: Pinto Colvig, Walt Disney, Clarence Nash

Votes: 1,969

48. The Act of Seeing with One's Own Eyes (1971)

32 min | Documentary, Short, Horror

7.2
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At a morgue, forensic pathologists conduct autopsies of the corpses assigned.

Director: Stan Brakhage

Votes: 1,206

49. Cavallette (1990)

9 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.4
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Men killing each other through the ages for various reasons.

Director: Bruno Bozzetto

Votes: 445

50. Christopher Crumpet (1953)

6 min | Animation, Short

6.9
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Through drawings, an illustrator tells his dog the story of a boy named Christopher Crumpet. Christopher can at will change himself from a little boy into a chicken. He threatens to do so ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Cannon | Stars: Marvin Miller, Marian Richman

Votes: 108

51. Mighty Like a Moose (1926)

TV-G | 22 min | Family, Short, Comedy

7.2
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After a homely married couple separately undergo plastic surgery, they unwittingly plan an extramarital affair with each other.

Director: Leo McCarey | Stars: Charley Chase, Vivien Oakland, Ann Howe, Charles Clary

Votes: 429

52. Les temps morts (1965)

10 min | Animation, Short

6.9
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What is man ? Man makes war, man kills man, man hunts, man is executed. A montage mixing original drawings by Topor, original shots and stock shots that ironically analyze what man is.

Director: René Laloux | Star: Roland Dubillard

Votes: 467

53. Powers of Ten (1977)

9 min | Documentary, Short

8.1
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A scientific film essay, narrated by Phil Morrison. A set of pictures of two picnickers in a park, with the area of each frame one-tenth the size of the one before. Starting from a view of ... See full summary »

Directors: Charles Eames, Ray Eames | Star: Philip Morrison

Votes: 1,787

54. Hapax Legomena II: Poetic Justice (1972)

31 min | Short

5.9
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This Experiment is a Scenario who Have 4 Act titled (1-4) Tableau. Poetic Justice is story about lovers who holding camera, Third Tableau is have Middle Shot and other Tableau is on various camera shot.

Director: Hollis Frampton

Votes: 221

55. Philips-Radio (1931)

36 min | Documentary, Short

7.1
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An industrial film which shows the operations inside the Philips Radio plant: In a mêlée of activity, glassblowers make delicate glass bulbs. Machinery assists the bulb manufacture. A ... See full summary »

Director: Joris Ivens

Votes: 201

56. An Optical Poem (1938)

6 min | Animation, Short, Music

7.2
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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. Liszt's "Second Hungarian Rhapsody" is the music. The shapes, all ... See full summary »

Director: Oskar Fischinger

Votes: 407

57. The Music Lover (1903)

3 min | Short, Comedy, Music

6.9
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The leader of a marching band demonstrates an unusual way of writing music.

Director: Georges Méliès | Star: Georges Méliès

Votes: 1,416

58. To Speak or Not to Speak (1972)

10 min | Animation, Short, War

7.1
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In a world where people are easily indoctrinated by speech, a reporter wants to know what people think about the actual political situation?

Director: Raoul Servais

Votes: 117

59. Re-entry (1964)

7 min | Short

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Director: Jordan Belson

Votes: 19

60. Zahrada (1968)

17 min | Short, Drama

7.4
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Josef shows his friend Frank his garden and his rabbits. Frank is most interested in the unsettling fact that Josef's garden fence is entirely made up of living people holding hands.

Director: Jan Svankmajer | Stars: Jirí Hálek, Ludek Kopriva, Míla Myslíková, Václav Borovicka

Votes: 503

61. Eaux d'artifice (1953)

12 min | Short

7.0
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A woman dressed elegantly walks purposely through the water gardens at the Villa d'Este in Tivoli, as the music of Vivaldi's "Winter" movement of "The Four Seasons" plays. Heavy red filters... See full summary »

Director: Kenneth Anger | Star: Carmilla Salvatorelli

Votes: 1,261

62. The Body Beautiful (1991)

23 min | Short

6.6
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The story of a white mother who undergoes a radical mastectomy and her relationship with her black daughter who begins a modeling career.

Director: Ngozi Onwurah | Stars: Brian Bovell, Saffron Burrows, Maureen Douglass, Sian Martin

Votes: 97

63. Paradise (1984)

15 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.1
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In this short animation film, a magnificent bird performs for the Emperor inside a glittering palace. Its plumage is a blaze of colour. A blackbird, watching enviously, strives to acquire ... See full summary »

Director: Ishu Patel

Votes: 220

64. Rock-a-Bye Bear (1952)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Family, Comedy

8.0
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Spike gets a job running the house for a hibernating bear. Only problem is that same bear is VERY noise-sensitive, and Spike's got a rival that wants his job.

Director: Tex Avery | Stars: Daws Butler, Bill Thompson

Votes: 348

65. Now (1965)

5 min | Documentary, Short, Music

6.7
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A documentary short about racism in the United States

Director: Santiago Álvarez | Star: Lena Horne

Votes: 523

66. Les astronautes (1959)

14 min | Animation, Short

6.5
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Concerns a scientist's flight into outer space.

Directors: Walerian Borowczyk, Chris Marker | Stars: Michel Boschet, Ligia Branice, Anatole Dauman, Philippe Lifchitz

Votes: 576

67. Le songe des chevaux sauvages (1960)

11 min | Short

8.1
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Director: Denys Colomb de Daunant

Votes: 39

68. Askeladden og de gode hjelperne (1961)

15 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

7.9
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Director: Ivo Caprino | Stars: Harald Heide Steen, Anniken Kolstad, Even Rognlien

Votes: 762

69. San Pietro (1945)

Unrated | 32 min | Documentary, Short, War

6.9
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Director John Huston documents the Battle of San Pietro Infine in December 1943.

Director: John Huston | Stars: Mark W. Clark, John Huston

Votes: 1,456

70. A Girl's Own Story (1986)

27 min | Short

6.7
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A look at three girls, young teens, in the era of the Beatles. Pam lives with parents who haven't spoken directly to each other in two years, using their daughters to talk across the table ... See full summary »

Director: Jane Campion | Stars: Gabrielle Shornegg, Geraldine Haywood, Marina Knight, John Godden

Votes: 542

71. Illusion (1975)

12 min | Short, Animation

7.6
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A magician tries to lure the children away from nature with his tricks.

Director: Frédéric Back

Votes: 251

72. July '71 in San Francisco, Living at Beach Street, Working at Canyon Cinema, Swimming in the Valley of the Moon (1971)

35 min | Documentary, Short

7.3
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Director: Peter B. Hutton

Votes: 27

73. Sur un air de Charleston (1927)

17 min | Short, Sci-Fi

6.0
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Shot in three days, this surreal, erotic silent short shows a native white girl teaching a futuristic African airman the Charleston dance.

Director: Jean Renoir | Stars: Catherine Hessling, Johnny Hudgins, Pierre Braunberger, André Cerf

Votes: 536

74. Human Remains (1998)

30 min | Documentary, Short

7.9
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Film clips of the 20th century's great dictators with narration in first person combine to form a fascinating portrait of power and evil.

Director: Jay Rosenblatt | Stars: Eva Braun, Francisco Franco, Adolf Hitler, V.I. Lenin

Votes: 407

75. Regen (1929)

12 min | Short, Documentary

7.3
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Rain falls on a Dutch city.

Directors: Mannus Franken, Joris Ivens

Votes: 1,233

76. La femme 100 têtes (1968)

21 min | Short

7.2
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Director: Éric Duvivier | Star: Jean Servais

Votes: 49

77. Precious Images (1986)

8 min | Documentary, Short

7.7
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A cross-cut of nearly 100 years of American movies. We see the most precious film sequences that we all remember: From "Citizen Kane" to "Star Wars", from "Some like it hot" to "E.T.". The ... See full summary »

Director: Chuck Workman

Votes: 534

78. The Mysteries of the Chateau de De (1929)

27 min | Documentary, Short

6.4
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Mannequin hands hold a pair of dice. A castle is perched on a hilltop. Below it, a posh, modern villa. Meanwhile, far from Paris, two men with masked faces play dice in a bar. They decide ... See full summary »

Director: Man Ray | Stars: Georges Auric, Jacques-André Boiffard, Le Comte de Beaumont, Alice de Montgomery

Votes: 486

79. Fuji (1974)

8 min | Animation, Short

6.1
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An animated short of passengers on a train with Mt. Fuji visible from the window.

Director: Robert Breer

Votes: 243

80. Solo (1980)

29 min | Short, Drama, War

7.1
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Blockade Leningrad, winter of 1942. The soloist of the symphony orchestra is working on Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony. The concert will take place in the Leningrad Philharmonic and will be broadcasted to London.

Director: Konstantin Lopushanskiy | Stars: Nikolay Grinko, Lyudmila Arzhannikova, Valentina Smirnova, Viktor Gogolev

Votes: 85

81. The Electric House (1922)

TV-G | 23 min | Short, Comedy

7.3
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After being mistakenly certified as an electrical engineer, Buster is hired to wire a house.

Directors: Edward F. Cline, Buster Keaton | Stars: Buster Keaton, Virginia Fox, Joe Keaton, Louise Keaton

Votes: 1,952

82. Bankiet (1977)

8 min | Animation, Short

6.7
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Director: Zofia Oraczewska

Votes: 39

83. Konflikt (1983)

7 min | Animation, Short, War

7.8
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Film characters are ordinary matches. Quarrel that flared up over a trifle turns into a real battle, in which both hostile parties perished.

Director: Garri Bardin

Votes: 256

84. Snow (1963)

9 min | Documentary, Short

7.2
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Documental account of trains, railway workers, passengers and landscapes in the winter of 1963 in the UK (The Big Freeze).

Director: Geoffrey Jones

Votes: 203

85. L'amour existe (1960)

21 min | Short, Documentary

7.5
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A social commentary on post-war France's urban developments.

Director: Maurice Pialat | Star: Jean-Loup Reynold

Votes: 433

86. Zupa (1975)

8 min | Animation, Short

6.4
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Director: Zbigniew Rybczynski | Stars: Grazyna Kreusch, Marek Kreusch

Votes: 143

87. Pagan Rhapsody (1970)

25 min | Short

6.6
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Director: George Kuchar | Stars: Brad Bell, John Collyer, Bob Cowan, Jane Elford

Votes: 58

88. Story of a Certain Street Corner (1962)

38 min | Animation, Short, Fantasy

7.3
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In a small and colourful town, a little girl, a tiny grey mouse, a plentiful sycamore tree, a troublesome moth and a vivid community of posters coexist in a forgotten street corner.

Directors: Yusaku Sakamoto, Eiichi Yamamoto

Votes: 163

89. Media (1980)

2 min | Short

6.3
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Director: Zbigniew Rybczynski

Votes: 41

90. Why Man Creates (1968)

29 min | Documentary, Animation, Short

7.4
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Through several amusing live action and animated vignettes, Saul Bass illustrates a fundamental and essential particularity of human nature that keeps us alive and the world turning, ... See full summary »

Director: Saul Bass | Star: Paul Saltman

Votes: 458

91. Universal Hotel (1986)

20 min | Short

7.0
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Universal Hotel combines objective and subjective elements. In it, Thompson chronicles his research into experiments by Dr. Sigmund Rascher at Dachau in 1942, in which he nearly froze a ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Thompson | Star: Peter Thompson

Votes: 62

92. Tableaux d'une exposition (1972)

10 min | Animation, Short, Music

7.0
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Directors: Alexander Alexeieff, Claire Parker | Star: Alexander Alexeieff

Votes: 55

93. The Inn Where No Man Rests (1903)

5 min | Short, Comedy, Fantasy

6.3
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A traveler is shown to a room in an inn. After a brief dispute with the hostess and a porter, he is left to himself. But strange things begin to happen in his room, and before long he has ... See full summary »

Director: Georges Méliès | Star: Georges Méliès

Votes: 201

94. Two Tars (1928)

21 min | Comedy, Short

7.4
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Stanley and Oliver, two sailors on shore leave, rent a car and go on a drive with their dates, but soon get involved in a huge traffic jam with dozens of ill-tempered motorists. A minor ... See full summary »

Director: James Parrott | Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Edgar Kennedy, Thelma Hill

Votes: 1,073

95. Pay Day (I) (1922)

TV-G | 21 min | Comedy, Short

7.6
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After a difficult day at work, a bricklayer tries to enjoy his pay day without his wife knowing.

Director: Charles Chaplin | Stars: Charles Chaplin, Phyllis Allen, Mack Swain, Edna Purviance

Votes: 2,851 | Gross: $0.13M

96. Shakhmatnaya goryachka (1925)

Not Rated | 28 min | Comedy, Short

7.3
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With an international chess tournament in progress, a young man becomes completely obsessed with the game. His fiancée has no interest in it, and becomes frustrated and depressed by his ... See full summary »

Directors: Vsevolod Pudovkin, Nikolai Shpikovsky | Stars: José Raúl Capablanca, Vladimir Fogel, Anna Zemtsova, Natalya Glan

Votes: 933

97. Âme noire - Black Soul (2001)

10 min | Animation, Short, Drama

7.3
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The History of Afro-Americans, from the slave trade and arrival of Africans in America in the 17th century to the modern day, told by an old lady to her grandson through the family's history book.

Director: Martine Chartrand

Votes: 192

98. Les 3 inventeurs (1980)

13 min | Animation, Short

7.5
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In a white lace universe, three inventors create machine which are both pretty and useful. Unfortunately people do not understand them...

Director: Michel Ocelot | Stars: Michel Elias, Michel Ocelot

Votes: 188

99. The Mysteries of a Hairdresser's Shop (1923)

32 min | Short

6.4
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Karl Valentin plays a journeyman in a barber shop who prefers to stay in bed than to take care of his (already heavily bearded) customers. When he's at work, he removes boils with hammer, ... See full summary »

Directors: Bertolt Brecht, Erich Engel | Stars: Blandine Ebinger, Karl Valentin, Erwin Faber, Annemarie Hase

Votes: 144

100. The March (1964)

33 min | Documentary, Short

6.7
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A 1964 documentary film about the 1963 civil rights March on Washington.

Director: James Blue | Stars: Carl Rowan, Marian Anderson, Joan Baez, James Farmer

Votes: 67