Short Films Under 30 Minutes

  • ReMoved
    Movie

    ReMoved

    Movie

    It would be impossible to fully understand the life and emotions of a child going through the foster care system, but this short narrative film portrays that saga in a poetic light, with brushes of fear, anger, sadness, and a tiny bit of hope.

  • Pepper
    Movie

    Pepper

    Movie

    The painful awakening of a couple after an evening of fantasies... Dreams vanish, reality appears.

  • Red Summer

    Movie

    12-year-old Daniel watches as neighbors pack up their possessions and flee their homes. Cable television loses its signal and the internet goes offline. His father is missing, while his mother pretends that everything is fine. Red Summer follows the story of a boy kept in the dark as the end of t...

  • 88:88
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    88:88

    Movie

    Val has lost control of her life. Those around her deny the reality of the extraordinary experiences she feels powerless against. Realizing she must stand alone, she has only one remaining option - to find a way to fight back.

  • Allergic to Flowers

    Movie

    Two slackers, both acquaintances from high school, and both recently dumped by their significant others, are forced to take a job together delivering flowers on Valentine's Day.

  • All it takes is a second

    Movie

    Vincent sets up a date with Clemence in a parisian café. Their relation started a few months ago. But he doesn't show up. Instead he has a walkman delivered to her, in which he recorded an audio commentary and talks to her about their encounter. Allowing herself to be led by his voice, Clemence g...

  • Love Notes

    Movie

    Each evening, when the world turns dark, Spencer plays piano alone in his house. His music flows through his window into the night unnoticed, until one day the perfect recipient hears it, and responds with her violin. Without words or vision, there is a deep and happy connection, as though the tw...

  • I Love Sarah Jane

    Movie

    Jimbo is thirteen and he has a crush on Sarah Jane, the girl of his dreams. She still doesn't want to hear of him. But Jimbo is persistent. He will make Sarah Jane fall for him, no matter how long it must take. And what does he care if he lives in a post-apocalyptic environment? If all the adults...

  • One shot et petites conséquences (A One Night Stand and Consequences)

    Movie

    Every new girl is just another one night stand for Nicolas. That is, until he meets Nina and is confronted with the young girl's father. A curious confrontation full of perversity and violence.

  • The Saga of Biorn

    Movie

    An old Viking is determined to reach Valhalla, the warrior's afterlife full of excessive drinking and debauchery. To gain entry he has to die honorably in battle, but he discovers that the right death isn't so easy.

  • Naked: A Musical Short Film

    Movie

    A musical short film about living life to the fullest.

  • Even the Walls

    Movie

    Even the Walls is a short documentary about the members of a public-housing neighborhood grappling with the forces of gentrification.

    Unable to say goodbye to their homes or to each other, the residents continue to take care of the neighborhood children and tend to their gardens, even as bulldoz...

  • Limbo Limbo Travel

    Movie

    In a country where men seem more interested in their electronic gadgets as their fellows, a group of lonely women take the Limbo Limbo bus to a new adventure. En route to a distant exotic country in the hope of finding happiness as hoped. They landed on an island inhabited by a tribe of men musta...

  • Return of the Hat

    Movie

    A hat and scarf spend their nights watching the 80's VHS tapes that have accumulated in the charity shop, over the years. But when someone buys the hat, it must do what is necessary to return to the shop.

  • Queso Flameado

    Movie

    "I have not had such good queso flameado since my days in Acapulco." - Crispus, retired assassin, antique murder weapon collector, and protector of wiener dogs

  • Cut In Half

    Movie

    Cut In Half is a story of two Muslim sisters and their family as they experience and cope with the Leukemia diagnosis of Layla, the eldest daughter, and her decisions about life and death.

  • BUCKET
    Movie

    BUCKET

    Movie

    Following a devastating discovery, and seemingly out of options, twenty something CAS prepares to end it all- before noticing something unusual outside that shakes him from his suicidal intent.

    Investigating his backyard, Cas finds the object of his attention- a six month old baby abandoned by t...

  • Dandekar Makes a Sandwich

    Movie

    Armed with plenty of time on his hands, Dandekar, a curmudgeonly retiree with a picky palate, will stop at nothing to find just the right ingredients for the perfect sandwich. A heartfelt, offbeat tale about the perks of aging. Starring Brian George and Diana Ortelli, winner of the Grand Jury Pri...

  • Split Persona

    Movie

    Twin Sisters, Karrie and Jalissa Crespo, have always shared a close bond.  When their mother starts showing signs of suicidal depression their bond starts to fray. While Jalissa helps more around the house, Karrie avoids home and tries to help others outside the family. As their mother's health w...

  • FAREWELL
    Movie

    FAREWELL

    Movie

    The journey of two trumpet players, a father and his son, to a final duet and a last goodbye...

  • Retrouvailles

    Movie

    After spending 8 years in jail, Luc Leroy finally got out, ready to change his life and to leave behind his criminal past. But when you used to be a gangster it's hard to have a normal life, even when you do your best for redemption.

  • Sale Gueule (Broken Face)

    Movie

    Loik, a disfigured sailor, is posted to a remote lighthouse with Morlaix, a tyrannical head keeper. But soon, the two men find themselves besieged by a strange storm.

  • Coupled
    Movie

    Coupled

    Movie

    A couple spend a lazy afternoon in bed. He just wants to hang out but she has other plans.

  • A Tua Plateia (Your Audience)

    Movie

    Portugal's countryside is everyday more isolated and lonesome. In its empty roads, a mysterious man (Miguel Damião) drives around gathering sticks, stones - and victims. But what is this sinister figure working on?