Archive for the ‘Short Film’ Category

He’s Watching

Meet April Skut.

It’s almost Christmas, mom and dad are off to a party, she’s gonna have the most fun ever.

Written, Directed & Animated by Arthur Metcalf • Starring Avalon Penrose as April Skut & her mom.


“Donny the Drone” – the world’s first sentient machine goes on stage to accept a prestigious “Person of the Year” award as an auditorium of humans are confronted with his emotional and controversial story.

Donny: Guy Pearce • Director: Mackenzie Sheppard • Writer: Andrew ‘Oyl’ Miller.

Ticking Away

A solitary watchmaker seeks consolation and meaning in his daily routine.

Then, one evening, he is offered a very eccentric watch to repair.

Story & Direction: Michael Sewnarain • Animation: Michael Sewnarain & Paul Schwarz.

To Build A Fire

In the harshness of midwinter, a trapper is crossing the Yukon with his dog. Struggling to survive, he attempts to build a simple fire.

Based on the short story by Jack London

Directed by Fx Goby.


Till Nowak’s new shortfilm is a trip between fantasy and reality, between animation and live action drama. It tells the story of a psychotic street musician who has to leave his mental world to deal with the real one.

Written, directed & produced by Till Nowak.


Returning to the USA after losing both arms overseas, a young veteran battles phantom pains, prosthetics, and memories of his pre-war life while reaching for a sense of normalcy.

Written/Animated/Directed by Devon Manney.

Music by Saad Haddad • Additional Music by Natalie Shaw.


The story of a rodent’s quest for happiness and fulfillment.

An animated shortfilm by Steve Cutts.

LILI: A Short Stop Motion Film

Lili refuses to let go of her childhood and fights a sandstorm that threatens to take it away.

In the heart of the storm she rediscovers the joy of childhood, but forced to choose between illusion and reality.

Created by Hani Dombe & Tom Kouris • Music & Sound: Gil Landau.


The story of a woman who grows her ideal child in a flower pot, with unexpected side effects…

Written, directed & animated by Anne Breymann • Director of photography: Fabian Koppenhöfer.

Music: Roman Beilharz • Foley artist: Tobias Böhm • Vocals: Lena Breymann.


A wild boy is found in the woods by a solitary hunter and brought back to civilization.

Alienated by a strange new environment, the boy tries to adapt by using the same strategies that kept him safe in the forest.

Directed & animated by Daniel Sousa • Sound Design by Dan Golden.