F*ck Bunny // Featured Short

F*ck Bunny

A young woman tries to navigate issues of intimacy in a unique relationship after a traumatic event. F*ck Bunny is the 4th film in a filmmaker’s group rotating directorial series of 6 short films helmed by Jose Andres Cardona, Hunt Beaty, & Wesley Wingo in 2018. Watch the last film[…]

Read More »
Man's Best Friend // Daily Short Pick

Man’s Best Friend

Man’s Best Friend is the story of a lonely software engineer named Martin, who lives life through his smartphone. That is, until a rebellious dog walker disrupts his pattern of avoidance. It poses the question: is “app culture” really making life convenient or is it making us passive and alone?[…]

Read More »
Tre Uomini e Un Cane // Daily short Picks

Tre Uomini e un Cane (Three Men and a Dog)

A story about a Sicilian town and its people, narrated by a dog who has existential questions about life, love, death, and god. __________________________________________________ The film was made over a twelve-day period during the Director’s Lab at Cici Film Festival (Sicily, Italy) with non-professional actors from the town Castellammare Del[…]

Read More »
This Is a Dog // Short Film

This is a Dog

This is a Dog examines why dogs are so unique, and explores what makes something truly alive and special in our hearts. Our ode to the art of stop motion. A short conversation between ‘Logic’ and ‘Love’ about what makes a dog a dog. Logic sees a dog for its[…]

Read More »
This Is a Dog // Trailer

This Is a Dog

A short conversation between ‘Logic’ and ‘Love’ about what makes a dog a dog. Logic sees a dog for its fur, four legs, and a tail. It is just an animal. Love sees a dog for its energy, spirit, and loyalty. It is her best friend. The overall theme explores[…]

Read More »
Rosie, Oh // Featured Short Film

Rosie, Oh

An unsupervised young girl wanders into a neighbor’s house looking for her lost dog only to find something else unexpectedly lost. Oh, how we love a good one-shot short film. While becoming an increasing go-to challenge for young filmmakers, one-shot films can easily become a logistics nightmare – but if[…]

Read More »
My Best Girl || Short Film Trailer

My Best Girl

Two ex-lovers are reunited by the death of their beloved dog. MY BEST GIRL is a portrait of those bitter Chicago winters in which the cards are stacked against you. The dog is dying, love is slipping between your fingers and your neighbor is cussing at you for stealing their[…]

Read More »
Dog Days || Daily Short Picks

Dog Days

Two brothers, Stephen and Isaac, are stuck on their farm alone and bored on a hot summer day. Their dog, Lily, hasn’t been around all morning. After hearing distant barking, Stephen decides to mount a rescue mission into their farmland with weapons they dig up in their garage. Things turn[…]

Read More »
A Dog's Life || Daily Short Picks

A Dog’s Life

A dog lives a lonely life in the house of his master and tries to fill his days with all kinds of hobbies. Hopefully, some unexpected event will take place. If not, this could turn out to be a very boring film.

Read More »
See / Saw || Daily Short Picks

See / Saw

Chock full of outraged aliens, wild dogs, Instagram malaise, and the private pursuits of the artist, See / Saw explores the relationship between image, text, and sound. Animators Case Jernigan and Erik Winkowski trade short stories, stringing together a flurry of imagery and messages. The two artists craft animation from[…]

Read More »

The Best Shorts in Your Inbox!

Every week we send an email with the top short films from Film Shortage.


Subscribe!