The Final Act of Joey Jumbler // Films de chez nous

The Final Act of Joey Jumbler

A party clown has nothing to smile about. Director’s Statement The idea for my film was inspired by the real life story of my main actor, Alain Boucher, whom I had worked with on my first short film, “Mirage“. During the shoot Alain confessed that he was a single parent[…]

Read More »
Undress Me // Films de chez nous

Undress Me

Undress Me follows Alice (Lee Marshall), an awkward college freshman who begins to experience a mysterious and gruesome physical deterioration after a chance encounter at a frat party. Inspired by 80s body-horror films, Undress Me explores social anxiety through a gruesome horror lens.

Read More »
8328 // Featured Short Film

8328

8328 is about an unexpected encounter between young Hugo and Raymond, to whom life has given few gifts… except a few wooden carvings. 8328, c’est une rencontre entre le petit Hugo et le grand Raymond, à qui la vie ne fait pas de cadeaux. À part des petites sculptures en[…]

Read More »
Men's Bridge // Daily Short Pick

Mei’s Bridge

Forced into an American high school by her parents, an isolated foreign student becomes attracted to her only friend, her female English tutor.

Read More »
Night Walk // Daily Short Picks

Night Walk

A software engineer is experiencing psychological distress as his relationship falls apart. – Un génie logiciel éprouve une détresse psychologique alors que sa relation s’effondre.

Read More »
Split // Films de chez nous

Split

Two people recount their recent breakup, a love (and a screen) split in two. Made in Montréal. Director’s Statement Many breakups are a little like a crossroad, two people suddenly realising they are going in different directions. A shared experience being split into two distinct ones is at the core[…]

Read More »
A Tricky Treat // Daily Short Picks

A Tricky Treat

A man is kidnapped by a very strange family, and his fate is held in the hands of two kids. ‘A Tricky Treat’ presents a shocking tale of the unexpected with a twist.

Read More »
A Love Story // Daily Short Picks

A Love Story

This is a love story. A Story like all the other, between a wolf and a fish. A whimsical short animated film about a young werewolf and a fish-headed girl and their incongruous love story.

Read More »
Le nom que tu portes || Featured Short Film

Le nom que tu portes (The Name You Carry)

When Vlace is suspended for hitting a classmate, Sasha is called to come get his son at school and has no choice but to take him along on his delivery route. French Canadian filmmaker Hervé Demers is starting to make quite the name for himself, and after sharing with us[…]

Read More »
Day Before Yesterday || Films de chez nous

Day Before Yesterday

DAY BEFORE YESTERDAY follows the story of a woman suffering from total memory loss. Found unconscious in the middle of the downtown Montreal strip, she was brought in by police who proceed to interview her. Does she remember who she is and where she came from? Can anyone else remember?[…]

Read More »

The Best Shorts in Your Inbox!

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


Subscribe!