Short Films

In a Heartbeat – Oscar shortlisted animated short film

In a Heartbeat – Oscar shortlisted animated short film

In a Heartbeat is one of the ten shortlisted animated short films for 2018 Oscars. Created by Esteban Bravo and Beth David, and produced at Ringling College of Art and Design, the film is now loved by many for its sweet message of love and friendship. In a Heartbeat follows Sherwin, a middle school boy […]

The Smiling Man – A disturbing horror short film

The Smiling Man – A disturbing horror short film

A.J. Briones’ The Smiling Man is one of those few horror short films that has achieved cinematic excellence in every aspect. With just a run time of 7 minutes, the film is a visual treat for the horror movie buffs. First of all, I must make it clear that The Smiling Man is not for […]

The Thing in the Corner (2007) – Short Film

The Thing in the Corner (2007) – Short Film

I just watched this 10 year old short horror film The Thing in the Corner on YouTube and it’s really good. In the film a young lady named Paula in a mental hospital tries to convince the doctor that she sees monsters. When it comes to horror shorts the film should be engaging or thrilling in […]

The Inuring (2016) – short film, drama

The Inuring (2016) – short film, drama

‘The Inuring’ is an anti-bullying short film exploring the divide between two sisters. The Inuring tells the story of Aleisha, an eighteen-year-old girl who shares the family home with her twenty-five-year-old sister Claudette. Ever since their Father passed away three years ago, the rift between the sisters has grown wider. Aloof to the outbursts and […]

Short Film Review “The Missing Hand” (2016)

Short Film Review “The Missing Hand” (2016)

I remember one of my high school days, when me and few of my friends, while playing cricket – adjacent to a watercourse – found the burial of a dead body whose hands and one leg were clearly visible above the ground. That was terrifying for us and I never went close to the river […]

Missing for 248 Days – Short Film (Regional)

Missing for 248 Days – Short Film (Regional)

Missing for 248 Days is a fantasy thriller that keeps you guessing till the end. In fact, a friend of my suggested this short film this morning which I find pretty interesting, considering the idea and the indie nature of the film. The film is produced by Runway Reel production house which primary focus is […]

Swiss short film Burnt Fish Fingers (2011)

Swiss short film Burnt Fish Fingers (2011)

Burnt Fish Fingers (Swiss title Angebrannte Fischstabchen)  is the screen adaption of a short story by Swiss author Milena Moser from her book “Gebrochene Herzen oder Mein erster bis elfter Mord”, directed by Bettina Setz. A young woman drives home from work late in the evening and suddenly recognizes the voice of her flatmate (whom she […]

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