short films

In a Heartbeat - Animated Short Film (2017)

In a Heartbeat – Oscar shortlisted animated short film

December 8, 2017

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 […]

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The Last One (2014) – Short Film Review

October 27, 2017

An Azerbaijani-Russian co-production, the short film The Last One  (ORIGINAL TITLE: SONUNCU) tells the story of a the last living World War II veteran who now lives in solitude away from the hullaballoo of the town with no specific interest it seems, but to save his memories while gazing at the behavior of a very […]

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Horror short film - The Smiling Man

The Smiling Man – A disturbing horror short film

June 19, 2017

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 […]

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The Inuring (2016) – short film, drama

April 13, 2017

Last updated on June 12th, 2017 at 11:52 pm ‘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 […]

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Short Film Review “The Missing Hand” (2016)

March 31, 2017

Last updated on June 13th, 2017 at 08:24 pm 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 […]

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Missing for 248 Days – Short Film (Regional)

March 24, 2017

Last updated on June 13th, 2017 at 10:03 pm 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 […]

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Swiss short film Burnt Fish Fingers (2011)

November 17, 2016

Last updated on June 17th, 2017 at 09:06 pm 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 […]

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City's Step Child - An award-winning short film

Award Winning Indian Short Film – City’s Step Child

July 10, 2016

Last updated on June 17th, 2017 at 11:30 pmIndian short film City’s Step Child and the Dump Hill Dreams by director Pranab K Aich has won yet another international award in category of short films of the Ministry of the Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic at the International Festival of Sustainable Development Films. […]

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Sujoy Ghosh's short film Ahalya

Ahalya and Alma – drive the message beautifully

July 23, 2015

Last updated on July 18th, 2017 at 05:01 pm It’s really interesting to find two short films so similar and good in concept and content, yet different from each other. I’m here talking about recently released Sujoy Ghosh’s short film Ahalya and the 2009-released critically acclaimed creepy animated film “Alma”. The first one has also been […]

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