Short Films Under 30 Minutes

  • Jacob
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    Jacob

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    After finding his older brother's lifeless body, the suicide prompts cathartic changes in a young man. A true story about discovering the importance of humor amongst life's darkest moments.

    A short film based on real-life events that shook a small town and turned a family’s world upside down, ...

  • Parivara (A Family)

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    Based on the true life stories of the children at the Goldungha Orphanage for the Blind in Nepal, Parivara is a positive and hopeful story following young Kopila through a fateful day in her life following the 2015 earthquake. It is a universal story demonstrating the beauty and resilience of the...

  • American Refugee

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    Eighteen-year-old France Hoang must choose between staying home to support his family or honoring his adoptive country by accepting an admission to West Point and joining the US military.

  • When Darkness Falls

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    After becoming a paraplegic from a car accident, the OCD musical genius Annie struggles to regain her normal old life before she loses everything she's worked so hard for.

  • Behind Him

    Movie

    A.J.s family tells their story of how they handled his deployment to Iraq in 2003.

  • Acantilado

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    Lucía just moved to a new apartment in the suburbs of Madrid, there she will try to start over, until she receives a very particular visit.

  • What Follows the Night

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    Set in alternate-reality modern day Tel-Aviv, it is the dark and mysterious story of a young and desperately lonely seamstress and her encounters with a raven-man who changes her life.

  • Mushtown
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    Mushtown

    Movie

  • The Last Ten Seconds

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    As a teenage girl crashes through the last ten seconds of her life, her family remembers moments from her last ten years...while they tell us what really happened in the crash.

  • Blink of an Eye

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    A typical Teenage girl that is an amazing daughter, big sister, student and dancer. She injures her knee and pain medication isn't enough so she falls prey to heroin. This is a horrific but all too common end for this wonderful young lady.

  • The First Born

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    After a lifetime of work, a bioengineer reanimates Eve, "his masterpiece", in order to defeat a past experiment gone wrong.

  • Coelacanth

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    Bob, an emotional wreck, finds himself stuck in the countryside after burying his wife, where he is forced to be taken in by Dave, who wants nothing to do with him.

  • The Loyalist

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    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...

  • The Gunfighter

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    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...

  • Joe
    Joe
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    Joe

    Movie

    Joe, a naive taxi driver working the graveyard shift, struggles to connect with the lost souls he encounters on the job until a customer forces him to confront his personal demons.

  • Tom in America

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    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.

  • Allergic to Flowers

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    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.

  • End of the Story

    Movie

    Will Lauren finish writing her story, or will it finish her?

  • Don't Be Afraid

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    A young woman comes to terms with the future that lies ahead of her on the eve of her senior year of college.

  • Manifesto
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    Manifesto

    Movie

    A young man in a domestic terrorist cell runs into an ex-girlfriend the day before he's supposed to plant a bomb in the Staples Center.

  • The Entomologist

    Movie

    An intimate look at an entomologist, and how his worldview affects those closest to him.

  • The Pirate Captain Toledano

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    Pirate Captain Toledano interrogates a stowaway, a refugee from the Spanish Inquisition.The lad wants to become a pirate to plunder Spanish ships. The Captain must decide whether to make the stowaway a pirate, or to make him walk the plank.

  • Testing
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    Testing

    Movie

    A contemporary married couple fights for and against each other due to the plight of pregnancy.