A selection of the best short drama. The best short dramatic movies have a few key elements in common: great storytelling, original concepts, and well executed film making. They engage the audience because we believe in the characters and the worlds they create. Short dramas take many forms ranging from crime and legal, historical, horror and comedy cross overs, docudrama to romantic and teen. The common theme across all types is that great dramatic movies requires great acting. With that in mind, our short film judging panel have selected the films below. Discover.film receives over 5,000 short movies, dramas and documentaries each year. They select the best of these and make them available on our viewing platform for mobile, TV and web. This means that you can watch the best short entertainment when you want to watch it and how you want to. Watch the best short dramas online or watch on the go with our mobile apps.