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 retrofuturistic journey. An homage to the great sci-fi andventures of yesterday.
Year unknown. Population Zero. Welcome to LOST BOY. After delivering a euphoric science fiction masterpiece in 2015 with Sundays – winner of our Top Short of the Year – PostPanic Pictures brilliantly followed up on their own footsteps and blessing us with another punk sci-fi marvel: Lost Boy. Directed by[…]
A meditative look at the imagination of a young farm boy during the infamous 1938 Orson Welles broadcast of War of The Worlds Imagination lurks deep in Patrick Biesemans’ ‘Embers & Dust’, where he brilliantly replays the infamous 1938 historical event of Orson Welles radio broadcast of War of The[…]
A stylish tale of suburbia romance. Welcome to the sleepy middle-class suburbs of 1969 and it’s cozy homes. Two entrancing sisters aspire to shoot their own Sci-Fi – all triggered by the watching of the moon landing. As preparations go on, a mutual fascination between them and the boys next[…]
It focuses around an astronaut experiencing a space accident and his last moments. In between Experimental & Sci-Fi, the project blends pictures and sounds of the last Challenger mission and studio and desert shots.
In the wake of Google’s AI Go victory, filmmaker Oscar Sharp turned to his technologist collaborator Ross Goodwin to build a machine that could write screenplays. They created “Jetson” and fueled him with hundreds of sci-fi TV and movie scripts. Building a team including Thomas Middleditch, star of HBO’s Silicon[…]
Alekto is a science fiction short film which invokes questions about conspiracy theories and the entire evolution of man. An earthling is kidnapped into space, discovering parallel dimensions that she could have never imagined.
A unique & exciting British sci-fi short, with a stellar cast & award winning crew. Fell is a film with both brain & heart. Fell is an exciting British sci-fi short film from award-winning Director Fern Berresford and Co-Director Russell Warren. Created over three years, the film has received support[…]
R’ha (a.k.a. “Alienz vs Machine”) is on the verge of production. Help us fund the original science-fiction epic! Watch the original short film featured on Film Shortage! Shortly after its release, the R’ha short film garnered over 20 million views worldwide and quickly attracted the attention of major film studios[…]