Short Films Under 30 Minutes

  • Best-Seller

    Movie

    After his first bestseller, the writer Gabriel Balaguer, exposes himself to great pressure to finish his masterpiece.

  • The Assurance

    Movie

    Alone in the wilderness, a child struggles to understand the role her sister plays in the salvation of their dying world.

  • Tom in America

    Movie

    For 50 years, Michael and Betty have been united by one guiding principle: no secrets. But when a provocative Tom of Finland doll triggers Michael's long-buried desires, Betty discovers that secrets have been part of their life all along.

  • BUCKET
    Movie

    BUCKET

    Movie

    Following a devastating discovery, and seemingly out of options, twenty something CAS prepares to end it all- before noticing something unusual outside that shakes him from his suicidal intent.

    Investigating his backyard, Cas finds the object of his attention- a six month old baby abandoned by t...

  • The Walk
    Movie

    The Walk

    Movie

    Soon after the death of his father, Danny, a young Jewish boy growing up in late 1980s Brooklyn, meets an older Jewish man, Alfred, outside the local synagogue. The two quickly strike up a friendship as Alfred imparts life lessons during their walks through the neighborhood, to and from Temple. O...

  • Levantar (Arise)

    Movie

    Luis's earthquake is not the one that left him homeless in 2010; his own tremor starts with the imminent departure of his sister Ale, who has decided to escape from a city that rises leaving them behind.

  • I Love Sarah Jane

    Movie

    Jimbo is thirteen and he has a crush on Sarah Jane, the girl of his dreams. She still doesn't want to hear of him. But Jimbo is persistent. He will make Sarah Jane fall for him, no matter how long it must take. And what does he care if he lives in a post-apocalyptic environment? If all the adults...

  • Ulises
    Movie

    Ulises

    Movie

    Ulises is a 50-year-old calendar salesman who suffers from the teasing of his classmates because of his prominent nose and the harassment of his ex-wife. He only feels appreciated by Camila, a 19-year-old girl who treats him with respect. These attitudes misinterpreted by Ulysses lead him to leav...

  • Swimmer (Nadora)

    Movie

    Vladimir is a lonely bachelor that works in an old public pool where lives a monotonous life. Secretly, he falls for a girl who often go to swim, imagining an illusory relationship and the hoping to change his dark life.

  • Allergic to Flowers

    Movie

    Two slackers, both acquaintances from high school, and both recently dumped by their significant others, are forced to take a job together delivering flowers on Valentine's Day.

  • No Bread
    Movie

    No Bread

    Movie

    Luis (Palma, Rául) is the owner of a little grocery store that suffers a sudden downturn when a supermarket sets up in its neighborhood and he is told that he'll no longer be provided with bread. The man faces a crossroads: closing the store, or finding another bread supplier to keep his business...

  • The Final Scene

    Movie

    Heine Mix (78), an important playwright that now lives as a hermit in a shack with his dogs, faces the uncertainty of staying or having to leave the land he lives in, because it does not belong to him. Heine will be frustrated by the course his life has taken y the consequences of his past actions.

  • I Say Dust

    Movie

    Two Arab-American women in New York City fall in love, argue home and identity, engage in a chess battle, and express themselves through the power of the spoken word. 'I Say Dust' explores poetry in cinema.

  • A Tale of Love, Madness, and Death

    Movie

    My uncle is schizophrenic and my grandmother suffers from a terminal illness. My grandfather, who is unable to take care of both, must decide between his wife or his son.

  • Blindly
    Movie

    Blindly

    Movie

    Two young men hold prisoner a former French Defense Minister to get him to understand the consequences of his past deeds.

  • The Example

    Movie

    June 1943, Officer Harvey, a white police officer and black business owner Carver Jefferson meet while Beaumont is under martial law. Tensions explode, forcing them to make decisions that will question their morals.

  • Kickabouters

    Movie

    John (32), an amateur soccer player, is competing with his teammates for a very important tournament, in which they haven't reach decisive instances from a long time ago. With him we will make a tour to his personal life, the passionate inner world of "pichangas de barrio" (neighborhood kickabout...

  • How Many Times?

    Movie

    A bride to be finds out her abusive mother is released from prison and has trouble dealing with this news.

  • Magic Dream

    Movie

    A magician intend to seduce his audience, but his gags get disconnected from him, including the rabbit in his hat. Despite not being free, the coney try to help him.

  • Paradox
    Movie

    Paradox

    Movie

    A man falls asleep alone at night, but is woken up by the sounds of someone breaking in. The intruder's identity is scarier than the act itself.

  • Videoclube (Video Store)

    Movie

    On a spring night of 1999, two teens - a videostore clerk and a film buff - set out on a adventure: to deliver the obsolete VHS-tapes to the people who rented those movies the most.
    Based on a script selected by Nisi Masa’s European Short Pitch and shot on location in historical center of Oporto...

  • The Gunfighter

    Movie

    A weary gunfighter walks into a bar, looking for a drink. What he finds instead is a building full of raunchy people, and an audible, bloodthirsty narrator.

  • The Nostalgist

    Movie

    In the futuristic city of Vanille, with properly tuned ImmerSyst Eyes & Ears the world can look and sound like a paradise. But the life of a father and his young son threatens to disintegrate when the father's device begins to fail. Desperate to avoid facing his own traumatic reality, the man mus...

  • The Loyalist

    Movie

    A North Korean general visits his talented daughter at a prestigious Swiss school to test her loyalty towards her motherland. An outstanding singer, with a promising future, she dreams of studying in America. But her dream will be at the cost of her father's life if she doesn't return. This polit...