Short Film

by shuusvampe | created - 18 Jan 2018 | updated - 3 weeks ago | Public

Brief and memorable

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Instant Watch Options
  • Genres
  • Movies or TV
  • IMDb Rating
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year
  • Keywords







IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »




Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »




































































































1. Blade Runner: Black Out 2022 (2017 Video)

15 min | Animation, Short, Sci-Fi

In 2022, a powerful weapon causes a global blackout that has massive implications all over the world.

Director: Shin'ichirô Watanabe | Stars: Jovan Jackson, Luci Christian, Bryson Baugus, Edward James Olmos

Votes: 6,434

2. 2036: Nexus Dawn (2017)

6 min | Short, Sci-Fi

Niander Wallace demonstrates the merits of a new type of Nexus to the LAPD.

Director: Luke Scott | Stars: Jared Leto, Benedict Wong, Ned Dennehy, Ade Sapara

Votes: 5,649

3. Alien: Covenant - Meet Walter (2017)

3 min | Short, Sci-Fi

An "in universe" advertisement for the latest synthetic by Weyland-Yutani.

Director: Luke Scott | Star: Michael Fassbender

Votes: 1,037

4. The Peter Weyland Files: Happy Birthday, David (2012 Video)

3 min | Short, Sci-Fi

An introduction to the 8th generation android, David, who explains what he thinks about and what makes him sad.

Director: Luke Scott | Star: Michael Fassbender

Votes: 585

5. The Peter Weyland Files: TED Conference, 2023 (2012 Video)

7 min | Short, Sci-Fi

A young Peter Weyland gives a darkly inspirational TED Talk.

Director: Luke Scott | Star: Guy Pearce

Votes: 565

6. The Peter Weyland Files: Quiet Eye, Elizabeth Shaw (2012 Video)

3 min | Short, Sci-Fi

A video call Shaw made to Weyland to introduce herself and explain her findings.

Star: Noomi Rapace

Votes: 316

7. Alien: Covenant - Advent (2017 Video)

7 min | Short, Sci-Fi

Advent is a sequel to Alien: Covenant in which David sends a transmission from the Covenant to Weyland-Yutani on Earth, elaborating upon the genetic experimentation he has been conducting on Planet 4.

Director: Luke Scott | Stars: Michael Fassbender, Noomi Rapace

Votes: 586

8. The Short Films of David Lynch (2002 Video)

97 min | Documentary, Animation, Drama

A collection of visionary director David Lynch's short films from the first 29 years of his career is accompanied by a special introduction to each film by the director himself.

Director: David Lynch | Stars: Jeffe Alperi, Robert Chadwick, Catherine E. Coulson, Eddy Dixon

Votes: 3,002

9. The Grandmother (1970)

Not Rated | 34 min | Animation, Short, Horror

A young boy plants some strange seeds and they grow into a grandmother.

Director: David Lynch | Stars: Dorothy McGinnis, Richard White, Virginia Maitland, Robert Chadwick

Votes: 5,734

10. The Alphabet (1968)

4 min | Animation, Short, Horror

A woman's dark and absurdist nightmare vision comprising a continuous recitation of the alphabet and bizarre living representations of each letter.

Director: David Lynch | Star: Peggy Lynch

Votes: 6,510

11. Rabbits (2002)

43 min | Short, Drama, Fantasy

In a nameless city deluged by continuous rain, three rabbits live with a fearful mystery.

Director: David Lynch | Stars: Scott Coffey, Rebekah Del Rio, Laura Harring, Naomi Watts

Votes: 6,575

12. Intervalometer Experiments (2004 Video)

Short

Intervalometer Experiments sees Lynch experiment with time lapse photography at three locations.

Director: David Lynch

Votes: 89

13. Absurda (2007)

2 min | Short

A journey into absurdity.

Director: David Lynch

Votes: 637

14. More Things That Happened (2007 Video)

76 min | Drama, Mystery

A collection of deleted scenes from David Lynch's 2006 surrealist horror 'Inland Empire'

Director: David Lynch | Stars: Karolina Gruszka, Peter J. Lucas, William Maier, Krzysztof Majchrzak

Votes: 543

15. Hua yang de nian hua (2000)

3 min | Short, Romance, War

Archival footage from classic Hong Kong films set to music.

Director: Kar-Wai Wong

Votes: 1,224

16. Deja Vu (III) (2012)

1 min | Short, Fantasy

An alcohol advertisement cut to look like a movie trailer.

Director: Kar-Wai Wong | Stars: Chen Chang, Juan Du

Votes: 169

17. There's Only One Sun (2007)

9 min | Short, Drama, Romance

A woman is haunted by memories of a dangerous mission she undertook while working as a secret agent.

Director: Kar-Wai Wong | Stars: Amélie Daure, Gianpaolo Lupori, Stefan Morawietz

Votes: 535

18. Simon of the Desert (1965)

Not Rated | 43 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

Simon, a deeply religious man living in the 4th century, wants to be nearer to God so he climbs a column. The Devil wants him to come down to Earth and is trying to seduce him.

Director: Luis Buñuel | Stars: Claudio Brook, Silvia Pinal, Enrique Álvarez Félix, Hortensia Santoveña

Votes: 8,555

19. The Blood of a Poet (1932)

Not Rated | 55 min | Fantasy

A young artist draws a face at a canvas on his easel. Suddenly the mouth on the drawing comes into life and starts talking. The artist tries to wipe it away with his hand, but when he looks... See full summary »

Director: Jean Cocteau | Stars: Enrique Rivero, Elizabeth Lee Miller, Pauline Carton, Odette Talazac

Votes: 5,208

20. Marco Polo: One Hundred Eyes (2015 TV Short)

28 min | Short, Action, Drama

Before he lost his sight. Before he pledged his service to Kublai Khan. Hundred Eyes saw what made him into the deadly assassin who trains Marco Polo.

Director: Alik Sakharov | Stars: Benedict Wong, Tom Wu, Lorenzo Richelmy, Olivia Cheng

Votes: 7,678

21. Next Floor (2008)

TV-PG | 11 min | Short, Comedy

During an opulent banquet, eleven pampered guests participate in what appears to be a ritualistic gastronomic carnage. In this grotesque universe, an unexpected sequence of events destabilizes the endless symphony of abundance.

Director: Denis Villeneuve | Stars: Simone Chevalot, Luc-Martial Dagenais, Kenneth Fernandez, Mathieu Handfield

Votes: 2,863

22. The Black Hole (2008)

3 min | Short, Comedy, Crime

A sleep-deprived office worker photocopies a "Black Hole" late one night. Suddenly, the possibilities seem endless. Will greed get the better of him?

Directors: Philip Sansom, Olly Williams | Star: Napoleon Ryan

Votes: 2,801

23. Room 8 (2013)

7 min | Short, Drama, Fantasy

A prisoner discovers a magical box with a baneful secret that he falls foul to.

Director: James W. Griffiths | Stars: Tom Cullen, Michael Gould, Yuri Klimov, Franc Zalewski

Votes: 2,144

24. Paradox (2006)

19 min | Short, Thriller

Two men are stranded at the bottom of a well. One, with a serious injury to his head, thinks his has fallen in is own back garden in present-day Britain. But the other tells him they are really prisoners in a medieval dungeon. Who is right, and where are they really?

Director: Jeremy Haccoun | Stars: Simon McLinden, George Tardios, Martin Wimbush, Julian Agnew

Votes: 549

25. The Blue Sky (2012)

Not Rated | 10 min | Short, Crime, History

The Blue Sky is the first Asian digit-3D student film featuring individual tragedy between the Chinese pilot Zhengliang, Xu and the young Japanese pilot Ryuta, Watanabe in The Second Sino-Japanese War, 'brutality of war' as its theme.

Director: Shih-Han Tsao | Stars: Xiangling Lin, Qiufen Qin, Li-Yun Tsai, Hongzhi Wang

Votes: 587

26. Peter and the Wolf (1946)

Not Rated | 15 min | Animation, Short, Family

Animated version of the fairy tale of the Russian boy Peter and his hunt for a raiding wolf, presented to the music of Sergei Prokofiev.

Director: Clyde Geronimi | Stars: Sterling Holloway, Ivan, Mischa, Peter

Votes: 2,601

27. Lunatic, Maniac and the Psycho's Parking Lot: Hitchcock Presents Anti-Pervert Manual (2008)

Not Rated | 20 min | Short, Comedy, Horror

An office worker obsessed with the supernatural visits an old parking lot and finds evidence of ghosts of perverts.

Director: Qiu Guisiu | Star: Gao Meixiang

Votes: 635

28. Moxina (2012)

Unrated | 16 min | Short, Adventure, Fantasy

In the winter of 2008, two climbers encountered the Taiwanese legendary monster ' Moxina (2012) '(a.k.a. Mô-sîn-á) at the evil mountain 'Wuzhishan'. Ryota Nakanishi presents sixteen minutes of bizarre, surreal imagery.

Director: Ryota Nakanishi | Stars: Mario Bava, Pengquang Chen, Shunji Chen, Sean S. Cunningham

Votes: 722

29. Dismantling Auteur Theory: Tsai Mingliang and Lee Kangsheng (2008)

Not Rated | 30 min | Short, Talk-Show

Dismantling Auteur Theory: Tsai Mingliang and Lee Kangsheng (2008) is a film featuring promotional activities of Tsai Mingliang and Lee Kangsheng for their film ''Help Me, Eros (2007).''

Director: Ryota Nakanishi | Stars: Kang-sheng Lee, Ming-liang Tsai, Jiahan Wu

Votes: 667

30. Vertical Features Remake (1978)

Not Rated | 44 min | Short, Comedy

Tongue-in-cheek, early Greenaway short reflects the incredibly meticulous encyclopedic nature of his early films. An attempt is made to "reconstruct" a proposed, but never made, film ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Greenaway | Star: Colin Cantlie

Votes: 520

31. A Walk Through H: The Reincarnation of an Ornithologist (1979)

Not Rated | 41 min | Short

An anonymous narrator outlines a bizarre journey taken through "H", aided by a series of extraordinary maps, and his previous dealings with the mysterious Tulse Luper and the keeper of the ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Greenaway | Stars: Colin Cantlie, Jean Williams

Votes: 483

32. Return to Reason (1923)

3 min | Short

Experimental film, white specks and shapes gyrating over a black background, a light-striped torso, a gyrating eggcrate. One of the first Dadaist films.

Director: Man Ray | Star: Kiki of Montparnasse

Votes: 1,479

33. Emak-Bakia (1927)

18 min | Short

A long series of unrelated images, revolving, often distorted: lights, flowers, nails. A lightboard appears from time to time carrying the news of the day. Then, an eye. A woman in a car ... See full summary »

Director: Man Ray | Stars: Kiki of Montparnasse, Jacques Rigaut

Votes: 1,094

34. Un Chien Andalou (1929)

Not Rated | 16 min | Short, Fantasy, Horror

Luis Buñuel and Salvador Dalí present 17 minutes of bizarre, surreal imagery.

Director: Luis Buñuel | Stars: Pierre Batcheff, Simone Mareuil, Luis Buñuel, Salvador Dalí

Votes: 42,585

35. Las Hurdes (1933)

30 min | Documentary, Short

A surrealistic documentary portrait of the region of Las Hurdes, a remote region of Spain where civilisation has barely developed, showing how the local peasants try to survive without even the most basic utilities and skills.

Director: Luis Buñuel | Stars: Abel Jacquin, Alexandre O'Neill

Votes: 4,670

36. Running After the Kite (2012)

Not Rated | 8 min | Short, Drama, Romance

Running After The Kite is award-winning film featuring 'the mysterious encounter between the boy and the girl' as its theme. It also takes place at the local agricultural fields of North Taiwan, Hsinchu.

Director: Chun-Yu Liu | Stars: Yi-Hsuan Hsu, Chi-Ming She

Votes: 637

37. Cargo (2013)

7 min | Short, Drama, Horror

Stranded in the midst of a zombie apocalypse, a man sets in motion an unlikely plan to protect his infant daughter.

Directors: Ben Howling, Yolanda Ramke | Stars: Andy Rodoreda, Alison Gallagher, Ruth Venn, Yolanda Ramke

Votes: 3,020

38. The Brain Hack (2015)

20 min | Short, Sci-Fi, Thriller

A metaphysical thriller for the digital generation.

Director: Joseph White | Stars: Edward Franklin, Alexander Owen

Votes: 639

39. R'ha (2013)

6 min | Animation, Short, Sci-Fi

A member of an alien species is being interrogated and tortured by a machine.

Director: Kaleb Lechowski | Star: David Masterson

Votes: 1,326

40. Uncanny Valley (II) (2015)

9 min | Short, Sci-Fi

A glimpse into a future where First Person Shooters have become a new drug for those disillusioned with society. The films examines the consequences of this on the global society.

Director: Federico Heller | Stars: Marcela Sandra Ballestero, Steve Kisicki, Iván Steinhardt, Agustin Olcese

Votes: 558

41. Wanderers (2014)

4 min | Documentary, Animation, Short

What if we, humans, were to expand beyond the limited bounds of our pale blue dot called planet Earth?

Director: Erik Wernquist | Star: Carl Sagan

Votes: 891

42. Un Chant D'Amour (1950)

Not Rated | 26 min | Short, Fantasy, Romance

Two prisoners in complete isolation, separated by the thick brick walls, and desperately in need of human contact, devise a most unusual kind of communication.

Director: Jean Genet | Stars: Bravo, Jean Genet, Java, Coco Le Martiniquais

Votes: 2,821

43. Red (II) (2017)

15 min | Short, Drama

A mother embodies a female redback spider, which eats its mate after sex.

Director: Del Kathryn Barton | Stars: Cate Blanchett, Arella Plater, Alex Russell, Charmene Yap

Votes: 61

44. The Great Train Robbery (I) (1903)

TV-G | 11 min | Short, Action, Crime

A group of bandits stage a brazen train hold-up, only to find a determined posse hot on their heels.

Director: Edwin S. Porter | Stars: Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson, A.C. Abadie, George Barnes, Justus D. Barnes

Votes: 15,445

45. The Arrival of a Train (1896)

Not Rated | 1 min | Documentary, Short, Action

A train arrives at La Ciotat station.

Directors: Auguste Lumière, Louis Lumière | Stars: Madeleine Koehler, Marcel Koehler, Mrs. Auguste Lumiere, Jeanne-Joséphine Lumière

Votes: 9,267

46. Sallie Gardner at a Gallop (1878)

1 min | Documentary, Short

The clip shows a jockey, Domm, riding a horse, Sally Gardner. The clip is not filmed but instead consists of 24 individual photographs shot in rapid succession, making a moving picture when using a zoopraxiscope.

Director: Eadweard Muybridge | Stars: Gilbert Domm, Sallie Gardner

Votes: 1,903

47. Four Heads Are Better Than One (1898)

1 min | Short, Comedy, Horror

Much to our amazement, an elegant and masterful illusionist detaches his own head effortlessly from his shoulders for a once-in-a-lifetime performance.

Director: Georges Méliès | Star: Georges Méliès

Votes: 2,630

48. The Voyage Across the Impossible (1904)

Not Rated | 24 min | Short, Action, Adventure

Using every known means of transportation, several savants from the Geographic Society undertake a journey through the Alps to the Sun which finishes under the sea.

Director: Georges Méliès | Stars: Georges Méliès, Fernande Albany, Jehanne d'Alcy, May de Lavergne

Votes: 2,853

49. 3% (2011 TV Short)

27 min | Short, Drama, Fantasy

3% is a brazilian series of science fiction that takes place in a world that anyone, on completing 20 years, can subscribe to a selection process which will lead to a " New World" full of ... See full summary »

Directors: Jotagá Crema, Daina Giannecchini, Dani Libardi | Stars: Julia Ianina, Geraldo Rodrigues, Rita Batata, Leandro D'Errico

Votes: 1,561