We receive brilliant short films every single day, but then there are the ones that will just blow us away. We took a steep look back at our Daily Short Picks from 2017, and selected a handful of our favorites to reminisce the films that really stuck in our minds.[…]
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.[…]
A Full CGI Graduation Film by Martin Nabelek. This atmospheric short will leave you contemplating just what awaits us as we venture beyond our own small world. What strange journeys lie in store, and what piece will humankind add to the grand design?
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,[…]
Taking inspiration from Mayan myth, a story about how lives might have been created on earth, in a science fiction style. The myths run deep in Jimmy Yuan’s imaginary depiction humanity’s first steps. Created entirely in CG mainly due to budgetary constraints, the film tells an impressive story in a[…]
Love hurts. Starring Jim Sturgess (One Day / Cloud Atlas) and Stacy Martin (Nymphomaniac / High Rise).
An underwater rescue mission on a remote planet centered around two co-workers in heavy submersible suits takes shortly an unplanned course. Pavel Siska brings us on an incredible journey on his debut short film ‘Saurora’. Driven by unfamiliar territory, an underwater rescue mission on a remote planet centered around two[…]
Death is a disease, growing from the inside beneath the Shell. Cursed blessings trickling down tubes, pushing hope through weak veins. Waiting for blissful Heaven to return. Heaven is Hell. This stunningly dark film brings an incredibly imaginative tale about something most people dare not to think about. Cancer is[…]
A young girl fights for survival in the back alleys of the city, and her only ally: an old broken down construction robot named Three. Held in a cyberpunk gritty future, Gear is a thrilling science fiction film that thrives on an unusual relation between a young fugitive girl and[…]
In the midst of a war between humans and sentient androids, a Delta Force team must battle a dangerous enemy to rescue the US President. Short action films often come in the form of science fiction these days, that is because we have an obsession with space and robots, but[…]