Glass Cage // Daily Short Picks

Glass Cage

Glass Cage is a mother daughter bedtime story about growing up in the world. It deals with societal paradigms and body issues. Like any good bedtime story it features projection mapping, explosions, and cgi. It was a complete passion project. Director’s Statement Often times films are a labor of love.[…]

Read More »
Dark Wake // Featured Short Film

Dark Wake

A lonely recluse lives a recurring nightmare – he is trapped in a cycle where large demonic creatures devour him over and over again. In the wake of Halloween and a the revival of some awesome monster movies and shows, Abdul Ali brings us a terrifying nightmare from a lonely[…]

Read More »
Static Stephen // Daily Short Picks

Static Stephen

Tired of his big brother’s bullying ways, eight year old Stephen uses his wild imagination and polka dot socks to teach him an electrifying lesson! Director’s Notes I’d wanted to make a short film for a while and naturally, working in commercials, my mind is set on telling stories in[…]

Read More »
The Illustrator || Featured Short Film

The Illustrator

An Illustrator (Frank) discovers that his drawings are coming to life. These manifestations of Frank’s imagination lead him through a dark path down memory lane. Imagination can be a real powerful thing. In The Illustrator Director Quentin Ransohoff uses suspense with a touch of science fiction to explore the depth[…]

Read More »
Chalk || Daily Short Picks

Chalk

This 3 minute film follows a young girl. She pictures what it’d be like to be a ballerina using her imagination. The film is narrated by JK Rowling discussing the power of imagination. It gives us joy, excitement, and empathy into others circumstances. Make sure you watch till the end.

Read More »
Phobia || Daily Short Picks

Phobia

The story is about a little boy with a great imagination and an even greater secret

Read More »
Dance Robot || Daily Short Picks

Dance Robot

Randy Durden, 34, pill-addicted just got left by his cheating girlfriend. On the way to ‘The Pork Shelter’, their favorite BBQ-Hut, he takes an overdose of drugs in his truck. Arriving there he starts to mix up reality with his imagination. What then happens is beyond good and evil: DANCE[…]

Read More »
Pages || Daily Short Picks

Pages

PAGES explores the imagination of a young boy looking to escape every day chaos as he reads from Robert Frost. The interpretation of Fire and Ice and the journey that unfolds.

Read More »
Crowdfunding Picks We Dig || Scaramouche Scaramouche

Scaramouche Scaramouche

From the director of Jiminy. Participez à la campagne de financement de notre prochain court-métrage, SCARAMOUCHE SCARAMOUCHE : un film fantastique réalisé par Arthur Môlard, avec Denis Lavant, Jean-Jacques Rausin, Olivier de Sagazan… Take part in the fundraising campaign for our next short-film, SCARAMOUCHE SCARAMOUCHE : a fantastic movie directed[…]

Read More »
Videre || Daily Short Picks

Videre

Zoey Eris struggles to keep a grip on reality as she tries to figure out why she is haunted by a violent, recurring dream. Her search for answers falls apart when she discovers her “dream” isn’t in her imagination.

Read More »

The Best Shorts in Your Inbox!

Every week we send an email with the top short films from Film Shortage.


Subscribe!