The Fish

“The Fish” is a dark comedy about Jimmy and his unlucky forays into Montreal’s underground world of illegal betta fish fighting when by chance he ends up with a prize winning fish that he bought in a pet store.

Read More »


A blinged babe goes below the belt to take revenge on her binge-drinking boyfriend. Vajazzle is a black comedy by writer/director/actress, Nathalie Boltt (District 9) featuring Jonathan Brugh (What We Do In The Shadows). Made possible by a tongue-in-cheek crowdfunding campaign. Flying in the face of the broody, moody, NY[…]

Read More »

Il Respiro Dell’Arco (My Bow Breathing)

A short film about a girl who’s trying to attune her breathing to the movements of her bow, arrow after arrow. But her sporting talent hides her need to retrieve a primitive, violent instinct, an archetype.

Read More »


Unfortunately one of the best fan films ever made, the Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers Bootleg Film by Joseph Kahn has been removed from Vimeo and YouTube due to copyright infringements issued by the Power Rangers copyright owner Saban. Wether right or wrong, we are quite saddened by this. Here are[…]

Read More »


The lives of an athlete turned caregiver and a recently wheelchair-bound carpenter are woven together in a story about emotional captivity, struggle, and creative escape.

Read More »


Bernardo (Javier Kaplan) is a music producer who travels constantly for work. In one of his trips he meets Aniek (Kim Leeuw), a young dancer, with whom he starts an affair. Marina (Sofia Cantarini), Bernardo’s girlfriend, suspects something and decides to leave him. But when he comes back from his[…]

Read More »


Winner of the Iris Prize, the world’s largest LGBT short film prize, ‘Gorilla’ follows a young gay couple on a camping weekend away. The two must face the unknowns in their lives when a mysterious woman arrives at their secluded campsite, with a sinister gorilla mask in her bag.[…]

Read More »
Crazy Like Me || Featured Short Film

Crazy Like Me

After college, a depressed young woman has a quarter life crisis. Between her degrading job at a restaurant and her failed relationships with family and men, she starts seeing a therapist who turns out to be just as conventional as everyone else. I believe that at a certain point in[…]

Read More »

Beyond This Place

Beyond This Place explores the ideas of solitude, sexuality, and discovery. In a time where sexual orientation isn’t as simple as being born a certain way, but rather a regulated choice. The inability to make a choice consequently exiles young individuals to fend for themselves.

Read More »


One man, in debt to the mob, faces execution–can his past change his future? Watch the full short on our Daily Short Picks

Read More »

The Best Shorts in Your Inbox!

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