Short Films

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1. 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: 6,585

2. It's Such a Beautiful Day (2012)

Not Rated | 62 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

90 Metascore

Bill struggles to put together his shattered psyche, in this new feature film version of Don Hertzfeldt's animated short film trilogy.

Director: Don Hertzfeldt

Votes: 9,303

3. Elefante (2011)

9 min | Short, Drama, Fantasy

Manuel is stuck in a monotonous job, has only one friend that he cannot stand, and his family despises him. Everything will change when the doctor diagnoses him with a rare disease - Manuel is going to turn into an elephant.

Director: Pablo Larcuen | Stars: Armando Buika, Marc Montserrat, Alexandre Novell, Xavier Ortiz

Votes: 315

4. Too Many Cooks (2014 TV Short)

TV-MA | 11 min | Short, Comedy, Horror

A series of montages that parodies the introductory title sequences of generic 70s, 80s and 90s TV shows of various genres slowly turns into an absurdist meta slasher and then the parody becomes even weirder.

Director: Chris 'Casper' Kelly | Stars: Ken DeLozier, Tara Ochs, Katelyn Nacon, Justin Scott

Votes: 3,381

5. Jack Chop (2010)

3 min | Short, Comedy, Horror

Adam Green's annual Halloween short film spoofs televisions infamous Slap Chop commercial with an accident prone Bostonian selling a jack-o-lantern carving kit.

Director: Adam Green | Stars: Paul Solet, Adam Green, Jason Richard Miller

Votes: 144

6. Treevenge (2008)

16 min | Short, Comedy, Horror

Christmas trees ripped out of their forest plan revenge against people enjoying the holidays.

Director: Jason Eisener | Stars: Jonathan Torrens, Sarah Dunsworth, Maris Morgan, Jayden Taylor

Votes: 2,138

8. Mamá (2008)

3 min | Short, Horror

A young girl wakes up and tells her sister that their mother has returned home.

Director: Andy Muschietti | Stars: Victoria Harris, Berta Ros, Irma Monroig

Votes: 2,611

9. Ghost Burger (2013 Video)

22 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

Two kids go hunting for ghosts to help one of the kid's dad run a burger cafe. An epic sequel to "T is For Toilet [ABCs of Death]", 12 years after the accident.

Director: Lee Hardcastle | Stars: Tim Atkins, Dominic Brunt, Lee Hardcastle, Nacho Vigalondo

Votes: 132

10. Chirpy (2001)

12 min | Animation, Short

Jolly and adorable little yellow bird Chirpy eats some psychedelic smiling mushrooms. Chirpy walks through the woods while tripping out of his tiny skull. He encounters a huge horse and the two animals "get freaky," so to speak.

Director: John Goras | Stars: Carlee, James Spica

Votes: 50

11. Your Face (1987)

3 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

A man's head transforms and contorts bizarrely as he sings "Your Face," an original song.

Director: Bill Plympton | Star: Maureen McElheron

Votes: 1,008

13. David Lynch Cooks Quinoa (2007)

21 min | Documentary, Short

David Lynch cooks quinoa, which is a thing he does as much as possible.

Director: David Lynch | Star: David Lynch

Votes: 127

14. Live Forever as You Are Now with Alan Resnick (2013 TV Short)

TV-14 | 11 min | Short, Comedy, Sci-Fi

Hot young tech wizard Alan Resnick shares his secrets of immortality, along with his digital avatar Teddy.

Directors: Ben O'Brien, Alan Resnick | Stars: Alan Resnick, Dan Deacon, Meredith Moore, Steve Izant

Votes: 232

15. Broomshakalaka (2013 TV Short)

TV-14 | 11 min | Short, Comedy

Denny Boffa wants to save viewers time with his new invention: an all-in-one multi-purpose broom tool called the Broomshakalaka. But when things go violently wrong on set, Denny is the one running out of time.

Directors: Dan Kwan, Daniel Scheinert | Stars: Ava Bianchi, Michael McCafferty, Randall Park, Jean Villepique

Votes: 171

16. Food (1993)

17 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

BREAKFAST: After eating breakfast, a man is transformed into an elaborate dumb-waiter-style breakfast dispenser - and the same fate befalls the man who obtains breakfast from him. LUNCH: ... See full summary »

Director: Jan Svankmajer | Stars: Ludvík Sváb, Bedrich Glaser, Jan Kraus, Pavel Marek

Votes: 2,561

17. Darkness Light Darkness (1989)

Not Rated | 8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

A human body gradually reconstructs itself as its various component parts crowd themselves into a small room and eventually, after much experimentation, sort out which part goes where.

Director: Jan Svankmajer

Votes: 3,962

19. Sauce (2017)

Not Rated | 4 min | Short, Comedy, Horror

A young Italian man prepares to make a special sauce for his date.

Director: Ralph Sepe Jr. | Stars: Zane Shaw, Caroline Bergwall, Zach Churnetski, Ralph Sepe Jr.

Votes: 703

20. The Cat with Hands (2001)

4 min | Animation, Horror, Short

The dark, surreal story of a cat who wants to be human.

Director: Robert Morgan | Stars: Livy Armstrong, Daniel Hogwood-Kane, Victoria Hayes

Votes: 1,569

21. Inside (XVII) (2016)

3 min | Short

Add a Plot

Director: Mattis Dovier

Votes: 6

22. Zetstapo (2012)

4 min | Short, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Dystopian vision of public transportation set in near future.

Director: Luka Hrgovic | Stars: Nikolina Knezevic, Duje Medic, Miran Sabic, Anton Svetic

Votes: 21

23. The Big Snit (1985)

10 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

A couple have a fight over a scrabble game unaware that a full scale nuclear war has started.

Director: Richard Condie | Stars: Jay Brazeau, Ida Osler, Randy Woods, Bill Guest

Votes: 1,613

24. A Short Vision (1956)

6 min | Animation, Short

The leaders, the wise men, the leopard, the deer, the owl and the rat all look up in the sky in fear as a strange object flies through the sky.

Directors: Joan Foldes, Peter Foldes | Star: James McKechnie

Votes: 217

25. Hotel Chevalier (2007)

R | 13 min | Short, Drama, Romance

A prologue of one heart-breaking history of love and the prologue of the travel told in The Darjeeling Limited (2007).

Director: Wes Anderson | Stars: Jason Schwartzman, Natalie Portman, Waris Ahluwalia, Michel Castejon

Votes: 28,727

26. Rubber Johnny (2005)

6 min | Animation, Short, Horror

An experimental music video about a wheelchair-bound boy who morphs and moves to an Aphex Twin song. The experience gets weirder when he takes cocaine and everything gets out of control.

Director: Chris Cunningham | Stars: Elvis, Percy Rutterford, Chris Cunningham

Votes: 2,752

27. Meat Love (1989)

1 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

Two pieces of meat fall in love.

Director: Jan Svankmajer

Votes: 1,872

28. The Trip to Squash Land (1967)

1 min | Animation, Short

A super-sausage saves a bunny in Lars von Trier's directorial debut cardboard animation.

Director: Lars von Trier

Votes: 375

29. Dennis (2007)

Not Rated | 18 min | Short, Drama

When Dennis, an introvert body-builder, invites a local girl out on a date, his mother is hurt and disappointed. Despite the pressure she puts on him to cancel the date, Dennis ventures into a night that he will never forget.

Director: Mads Matthiesen | Stars: Kim Kold, Elsebeth Steentoft, Lykke Sand, Julie E. Pedersen

Votes: 1,261

30. Gisoku no Moses (2014)

Animation, Short, Family

A shy ghost girl discovers the liveliness of music and dance through a pair of living shoes.

Votes: 8

31. Duck and Cover (1952)

Not Rated | 9 min | Animation, Short, Family

Instructional short aimed at school-aged children of the early 1950s that combines animation and live-action footage with voice-over narration to explain what to do to increase their chances of surviving the blast from an atomic bomb.

Director: Anthony Rizzo | Stars: Leo M. Langlois III, Ray J. Mauer, Robert Middleton, Carl Ritchie

Votes: 825

32. Boys Beware (1961)

10 min | Drama, Short

This anti-homosexual social "scare" short film focuses on the dangers of young boys talking to strangers.

Star: Sid Davis

Votes: 467

33. Hunger (1974)

12 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

Cruel, and utterly effective, Peter Foldes' experimentation with computer animation employs a bold speechless narrative to draw attention to the grave effects of consumerism. Who needs ethics when everything is within arm's reach?

Director: Peter Foldes

Votes: 515

34. Monster (I) (2005)

10 min | Short, Horror, Thriller

A mother battles with her son's fear of a monster lurking in the closet, but soon discovers a sinister presence all around her.

Director: Jennifer Kent | Stars: Susan Prior, Luke Ikimis-Healey, Trash Vaudeville

Votes: 858

35. Hi Stranger (2016)

3 min | Animation, Short, Horror

The story is about 50 shapes of you drawn by cute nutty human being that stares directly into your soul.

Director: Kirsten Lepore | Star: Garrett Davis

Votes: 231

36. PostHuman (2012)

6 min | Animation, Short, Action

A genius hacker and his dog help an enigmatic young woman to free the remaining test subjects of a black ops ESP test lab.

Director: Cole Drumb | Stars: Ulric Dihle, Tricia Helfer

Votes: 323

37. Riley's First Date? (2015 Video)

G | 5 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

Riley, now 12, who is hanging out with her parents at home when potential trouble comes knocking. Mom's and Dad's Emotions find themselves forced to deal with Riley going on her first date.

Director: Josh Cooley | Stars: Pete Docter, Ben Cox, Kyle MacLachlan, Diane Lane

Votes: 5,084

38. Mind the Gap (2016)

3 min | Short

Without a doubt, Willem Dafoe really likes his gappy teeth.

Director: Grigoriy Dobrygin | Star: Willem Dafoe

Votes: 64

39. Metadata (1971)

9 min | Short, Animation

A new direction in the art of film animation--using a computer to assist the animator. In this film it was the computer of the National Research Council of Canada that performed most of the... See full summary »

Director: Peter Foldes

Votes: 23

40. Bring Me the Head of Charlie Brown (1986)

4 min | Animation, Short, Action

Charlie Brown is on the run from the Peanuts Gang after the Great Pumpkin puts a bounty on his head in this wild animated student short by Jim Reardon.

Director: Jim Reardon | Stars: Etienne Badillo, Rich Moore, Mike Reardon, William Holden

Votes: 310

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