Our third edition of our Favourite Short Picks continues with our Animated selections. After seeing Drama & Documentaries, we explore the imaginarium of animated short films that have captured our attention over the last year. Pianoid by Janina Putzker Watch Film Humankind by Scott Geersen Watch Film Bats & Jokes[…]
Kokosmos is a purely visual, experimental piece inspired by space and our fascination with the unknown. A surreal fantasy, aimed to extend our perception of reality by letting us wonder over the existence of a higher being and our connection with her. Shot in Moscow by the award-winning director and[…]
Early to work one morning, Aiden happens upon illegal activities purveyed by his employer and is drawn into a brutal fight for his life and the safety of his family. You might remember the ‘Construct‘ trailer from back in 2014, where it also reached our Top 5 of the year.[…]
In the future, a japanese psychic warrior is looking to destroy a corporation that mass produces a robot named “Shinobi” in order to avenge the death of her loved one. This is the premise of the action-packed music video “Shinobi”, the latest project of director Victor Velasco, starring Maximiliano Hernandez[…]
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).