A crowd gathers until the early morning at a London pub to watch the US presidential election. As dawn breaks, tensions escalate and things take a turn for the worse.
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A documentary about two 'conventional' couples that swapped partners and lived in a group marriage in the early 70s, hoping to pioneer an alternative to divorce and the way people would live in the future.
Faced with economic and physical challenges, a young Japanese expat prepares to compete in a 1000 mile dog sled race to fulfill her mother’s dying wish
Pickle is an ode to man’s capacity to care for all creatures throughout their sometimes greatly protracted existence until their occasionally sudden and unfortunate demise.
In this handmade collaboration, a shy wolf tries to befriend a group of hip, party-loving bunnies but finds her body is in revolt.
In a mall public bathroom, Lilly, François and their 6 year-old daughter bid farewell to an unborn family member.
From the perspectives of a dozen diverse viewers, this 12 minute documentary short explores the peculiar ritual of watching film. How is the medium experienced by people with sensory impa
Innovative approaches to genre and form are exemplified in three must-see picks from December.
A salmon in Alaska makes an unlikely journey on "the Mount Everest of rivers" - the Susitna - as residents consider the costs/benefits of a government-proposed mega-dam. An infectiously funny and enjoyable environm
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Luna Magica, a professional Lucha Libre wrestling star in Mexico, dreams of becoming world wrestling champion while fighting to make ends meet as a single mom in Mexico City.
Living a solitary farm-life, a young girl's reality begins to break apart in this mind-bending Sci-Fi short that put its directors on the Hollywood map.
In the indigenous communities around the town of Juchitán, the world is not divided simply into males and females. The local Zapotec people have made room for a third category, individuals who were assigned male at
Commissioned by Adult Swim, a terrific new sci-fi animated film from the respective creators of "Odin's Afterbirth" and "The Jump".
A filmmaker wants recreate a novelty portrait of him and his father from when he was young—this time wearing a dress.
In the waning hours of Christmas, a Son calls home in the hope of connecting to his distant Father in this (un)festive short from director Douglas Hart
A bunch of gangsters are on the run after they steal a marvellous treasure. As they hideout in the middle of a strange forest they are slowly becoming legendary characters...
In a theater, a man tries everything to save this magical place from destruction
A restless astronomer staring at the moon longs to unleash his inner beast and be transformed into a werewolf.
A vérité look at one of New York City’s most excessive holiday traditions.
Meet a cockroach called Don and the only Albert Einstein not to have discovered the theory of relativity in this early introduction to the animation of Terry Gilliam
Holiday-time is the new Super Bowl for advertisements, as marketers and filmmakers combine forces and put their best foot forward in the hope of melting your heart—all in less than 5 minutes.
A journey through loss, space and memory. The film commemorates the victims of the tragic Sewol ferry accident, in which 304 out of 476 passengers and crew members died in 2014.
A lonely widow in historic South Chicago is inspired to start sharing the ride — and sharing her life, too. A sentimental branded short for Lyft by Oscar-winning director John Kahrs (Paperman)
As editor of Short of the Week and former Curator of Vimeo's Staff Picks, I've watched dozens of hours of reporting and filmmaking on the Syrian crisis. Here are my picks for the most vital short form work yet
A 20-minute short comedy about a working-class Russian girl, Anya, desperately trying to cure her depression by falling in love with... a Rooster
Inspired by love, a misguided monkey believes he is destined for the moon
A suicidal pigeon contemplates existence.