Top 10 Short Films of 2016 on Film Shortage

Top 10 Short Films of 2016

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,[…]

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The Rogue One: A Star Wars Toy Story || Daily Short Picks

The Rogue One: A Star Wars Toy Story

Craving the attention of her busy father, a seven-year-old Star Wars fan disobeys him and unknowingly starts a rebellion with his Star Wars toy collection that would have surprising consequences. #GoRogue: This fan film was produced for Lucasfilm’s #GoRogue #Contest 2016. It’s a live-action / stop-motion film about Star Wars[…]

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Girl + Ghost || Featured Short Film

Girl + Ghost

In a surreal and quiet suburb, a beautiful girl waits for the flirtatious postman to arrive each morning. Little does she know, across the street lives a lonely ghost, trapped in an old house, longing for her from afar. In a film four years in the making, director Nik Wansbrough[…]

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Goutte d'Or || Featured Short Film

Goutte d’Or

As a pirate enters the Kingdom of the Dead he encounters its beautiful Queen. A simple little marvel delight to watch. Goutte D’Or is short animated masterpiece created by French director Christophe Peladan in a collaboration with Happy Flyfish Production, which takes us on a rather delightfully macabre journey of[…]

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Teddy Floppy Ear | Daily Short Picks

Teddy floppy Ear (Uszatek)

Teddy Floppy-Ear, is a beloved Polish children’s character created in 1957 by writer Mieczysław Janczarski that spawned a series of books as well as TV stop motion series. This video is a “proof of concept short film”, created using real life miniatures and CG characters. The feature film version is[…]

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Crowdfunding Campaign We Dig | Planted

Planted

A stop-motion short film about a robot whose best friend is a plant. Planted is a stop-motion short film about a robot whose best friend is a plant. It currently exists in sketches, storyboards, a couple of puppets, and a whole lot of ideas. The goal is to turn these[…]

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Bartleby | Crowdfunding Picks We Dig

Bartleby

Bartleby is a stop-motion short film by Kristen Kee and Laura Naylor about a stubborn office worker who prefers not to. Bartleby is a classic tale of how to waste one’s life in a modern office. And of how to stop doing that. Sort of. Our story begins as a[…]

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Oh Willy | Featured Short Film

Oh Willy

Forced to return to his naturist roots, Willy bungles his way into noble savagery. In an attempt to leave us willyied-out, two animators Marc & Emma capture our heart with this incredibly soft and unconventional stop-motion fill. ‘Oh Willy…’ is a stop motion puppet film animated frame by frame on[…]

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Rhino Full Throttle | Featured Short Film

Nashorn im Galopp (Rhino Full Throttle)

Bruno is making his way through the city searching for its soul. ‘Rhino Full Throttle’ is a bizarre film about the soul of a city, Berlin. Erik Schmitt, director of the film, uses a unique style for its highly romantic yet funny story, a mixture of Stop Motion, plays with[…]

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Battery Life | Featured Short Film

Battery Life

Set in a dystopian desert landscape, a robot family, through the test of tragedy, discovers a dark secret hidden behind the doctrine of a preacher. With all this technical and CG advancements, we sometimes forget how refreshing natural techniques can be. Battery Life is a stop motion short film that[…]

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