Short Films Under 30 Minutes

  • Une Libération

    Movie

    On the eve of the liberation of Paris from Nazi occupation during World War Two, Juliet, a female American resistance member, risks her life by descending into the underground tunnels of Paris to deliver a secret message. However, a final deadly encounter with a pair of German deserters threatens...

  • Warrior
    Movie

    Warrior

    Movie

    Sitting around a campfire, three infantry veterans candidly talk about their experiences in Kandahar, Afghanistan. Integrating real helmet camera footage from their tour the film delivers an unforgettable insight into the warrior psyche by contrasting the here and there.
    Nearly 5 years since the...

  • Exotique
    Movie

    Exotique

    Movie

    Philomène, a teenager of African origin, loves Bastien, a guy in her class. But with her frizzy hair, she doesn't feel she has the weapons of seduction to challenge those girls with vaporous hair. She gets a weave. Philomène lives this capillary change as a metamorphosis.

  • Ebru
    Movie

    Ebru

    Movie

    Ebru- a young muslima, born and raised in Amsterdam- likes to party. She returns home with a broken shoe heel. The next day she visits the shoe repair to fix her shoe.

  • As Life Shifts

    Movie

    "As Life Shifts" is intended to focus on ALS, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, also commonly known as Lou Gehrig's Disease. ALS is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that causes muscle weakness, paralysis and, ultimately, respiratory failure. There is no cure for ALS, and it is a terminal dise...

  • I Am Virgin
    Movie + 1 extra

    I Am Virgin

    Movie + 1 extra

    In a world somewhere outside reality, parents control when and with whom their children lose their virginity. The night has come for Richard and Debbie, two awkward teens, to do the deed. Immediately after being introduced by their parents, the two virgins head upstairs in reluctant anticipation....

  • The Backwater Gospel

    Movie

    Backwater is doomed by the regular visits of the undertaker. The town priest and the faithful think that a merry non-religious tramp brings the death that follows living in an improvised shed in the middle of the town. It looks like when he sings the undertaker visits. But is he the one to blame ...

  • The Robber

    Movie

    The movie gives insight into the perspective and actions of an 11-year old girl, who is being sexually abused: it is a fight for words. The experiences of the girl are transmitted by means of atmospheric imagery and metaphors within the movie. The faces of the parents are never seen in the entire...

  • 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
    Movie

    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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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.