A deathly charismatic bear tells the unknown Russian tale of Humor Gredanko. The funniest boy in the history of time. From a brutal winter forest, to an erection, to ravenous boars, comes a darkly comedic story from Haji Outlaw. The acclaimed writer for The Eric Andre show and author of[…]
Tommy Ashby, a high school senior with severe social anxiety, decides to step out of his comfort zone to learn 70’s disco dancing. Hi-Glow Retro is an enormous ode to almost every teenage boy’s dream, but not without passing through the anxieties first. Directed by Alex Morsanutto and nicknaming this[…]
And finally, after our favorite Drama / Sci-Fi shorts and Experimental / Documentary from our 2016 Daily Short Picks selections, we now bring you the favorite films that will make you crack up. Fuck Buddies by Nate Wilson Watch Film 36 Questions by Giancarlo Fiorentini & Jonathan Grimm Watch Film[…]
In MIRED, written and directed by Tony Glazer, a young man wakes to find his mud-covered relatives back from the dead. MIRED is a funny, endearing and ambiguous dark comedy that explores themes of grief, regret and how to move on with life.
2016 is gone, but not forgotten! We are thrilled to bring back our Top 10 selection of the last year. The list includes shorts that have touched us and inspired us the most, with either their stories, visual effects or originality. These are films featured on Film Shortage in 2016,[…]
A couple that are very successful in their jobs and at the same time have a drinking problem try to manage their love life, their social life and their jobs. We are throwing back to 2010, before Silicon Valley and Masters of Sex, T.J. Miller and Lizzy Caplan starred in[…]
TODAY WAS BAD is a series of episodic short films that explore the thematic idea of “Man vs. Himself.” By walking the line between darkly funny and laughably sad, the series examines the sensitive breaking points of human beings. Each installment is a melodramatic approach to a sketch concept, allowing[…]
This short film reveals what takes some people so long in the bathroom. It’s better than it sounds, I swear.
After three weeks of hard training the sugar addicted and not so thin astronaut is ready to discover the universe. facebook.com/opendigitaldialogue theodd.hu
A cult leader who gets cold feet when it comes time to fulfill his own prophesy and transcend to the afterlife. Being a cult leader brings on many responsibilities, including following through on your own prophesy. Second Thoughts is the story of a cult leader who gets cold feet when[…]