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5 Halloween Shorts That Will Feed Your Nightmares

5 Halloween Shorts That Will Feed Your Nightmares

Before Stranger Things takes up your Halloween Weekend binge, here’s a list of our favorite terrorizing shorts from the last year. Take out your popcorn and blanket and clear out your dreams cause nightmares are coming in! Enjoy! Night of The Slasher by Shant Hamassian Zygote by Neill Blomkamp Dark[…]

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The Short Awakens: The Best Star Wars Fan Films

The Short Awakens: The Best Star Wars Fan Films

Note: This post was originally published in December 2015 and has been revised and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness. With all the hype from The Force Awakens, and after re-watching the first 6 original episodes a couple of times, we have decided to dig up some of the best Star[…]

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Summer Picks

Our Short Film Summer Picks

Summer is here, and with it, emptier streets, fans turned on, ice coffee (or pretty much anything with ice in it), and slow-paced afternoons that go well with something on the screen. In this spirit, we bring you our summer picks so that you can stay entertained and feel refreshed[…]

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National Canadian Film Day on Film Shortage

Happy Canada Day!

In honor of Canada’s 150th, we listed some of our favourite short films made by some proud Canadians! Never Happened by Mark Slutsky Watch Film 12 Semaines by Marc-André Girard Watch Film The Wall by Andrew De Zen Watch Film Ceramic Tango by Patricia Chica Watch Film I Thought I[…]

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Our Favorite Picks of 2016: Comedy

Our Favorite Short Picks of 2016: Comedy edition

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[…]

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10 Marvelous Shorts by Women

10 Marvelous Shorts by Women Filmmakers

To celebrate International Women’s Day, we highlight the incredible contribution women have brought to Film Shortage and to the film industry in general! Here are just a portion of our favorites. Thank you for your continuous hard work and proving that women have a gigantic role in the future of[…]

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2017 Short Film Oscar Nominations

2017 Short Film Oscar Nominees

Let’s give some love to the 2017 Short Film Oscar Nominees. Who will follow in the steps of last year’s winners S T U T T E R E R and Bear Story? Take a closer look at the nominees and watch these wonderful trailers. — Short Film – Animation[…]

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The Importance of Your Film's Opening Shot

The Importance of Your Film’s First Shot

A short film can be something very difficult to sell, with so much competition and junk online, it is a near impossible deed to lure a considerable number of viewers in. That’s why posters and cover images become so important to make a stagnant first impression. But getting someone to[…]

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