The Best Short Films

We watch thousands of films gathered from all over the world and profile the very best short films. The sort of films that make you laugh or cry, shock and amaze, but always entertain. Scroll down to watch a sample of short films curated by our team.

We profile a wide range of different genres from comedy to horror to drama and occasionally throw in something left field – so check back regularly. If you don’t have time to watch now, get our free app which allows you to watch films offline. If you would like to enquire about licensing short films please contact us.

Staff Picks

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The Open Doors

12 mins592 ViewsNo User Reviews

A young man from the London visits the countryside to relax. Little does he know the frightening tale that awaits... Based on 'The Open Window' by Saki.

74%

Invaders

7 mins851 ViewsNo User Reviews

A pair of home invaders consider their potential character choices just prior to their planned invasion.

77%

Salad Fingers Episode 1: Spoons

2 mins759 ViewsNo User Reviews

The adventures of Salad Fingers, an unspecified mutated creature driven to madness by his loneliness.

70%

Don’t Move

14 mins641 ViewsNo User Reviews

Set on one fateful night, six friends gather for their monthly 'games night'... and accidentally unleash a demonic force that might tear them - and their friendships - to pieces.

70%

Lights Out

3 mins643 ViewsNo User Reviews

A woman soon finds out that she is being haunted by a mysterious figure every time she turns the lights off.

82%

A Writer and Three Script Editors Walk Into a Bar

3 mins649 ViewsNo User Reviews

A writer tells a joke. Complications ensue.

Curmudgeons short film with Danny DeVito

16 mins970 ViewsComments off

A funny and touching tale about two foul-mouthed senior citizens and their relationship.

77%

Makeover

7 mins783 ViewsNo User Reviews

Horrie, a lonely widower,decides it's time to start dating again. He finds the perfect woman in a singles magazine, and before they meet has an unconventional makeover. Will he be able to keep up this youthful facade, or will he be found out?

75%

Times Like Dying

22 mins785 ViewsNo User Reviews

Surviving the night begins to outweigh saving the family farm, after four desperate men who robbed a bank, have a chance encounter with a dying law man.

78%

All’s Fair

13 mins914 ViewsNo User Reviews

A young man, heartbroken when his girlfriend dumps him, hires a prostitute to recreate the mundane intimacies he used to take for granted.

82%

Thunder Road

13 mins1,208 ViewsNo User Reviews

Thunder Road is an extremely funny (and also, deeply felt) short film, that was filmed as a single-take tragicomedy about a police officer's eulogy at his mother's funeral.

77%

Drawcard

7 mins752 Views1 User Review

A lighthearted office prank gets out of hand leaving Ed trying to save not only his job but also his dignity.

84%

Code 8

10 mins855 ViewsNo User Reviews

Code 8 is a 2016 short sci-fi/action film starring Robbie Amell and Sung Kang. The film is a futuristic vision taking place in a world where 4% of the population are born with some type of supernatural ability.

77%

Gregory Go Boom

17 mins1,047 ViewsNo User Reviews

Michael Cera portrays a paraplegic man who leaves home to be on his own.

80%

Temple

11 mins893 ViewsNo User Reviews

In 2045 A.D. a new genetic disease is causing humans to reject their own organs. Cybernetic enhancements are the only means to survive and one desperate man is forced to steal cybernetic implants to save an innocent life.

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At any one time, we have some of the best short films available to sample on the site. You can browse these by looking at our short film channels or by theme. If you would like to enquire about licensing short films, please contact us.