Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Short Film

  • Spout
    2 comments
    tweet
    6

    Short Starts: Watch the 1952 Animated Version of "Beauty and the Beast"

    Short Starts is a column devoted to kicking off the week with a short film, typically one tied to a new release. Today we look at two earlier animated versions of "Beauty and the Beast," in anticipation to Disney 3D rerelease, which hits theaters everywhere this Friday.

    Read More »
  • Spout
    1 comment
    tweet
    6

    Short Starts: Watch 18-Year-Old Angelina Jolie in 2 "Mr. Viril" Films

    Short Starts is a column devoted to kicking off the week with a short film, typically one tied to a new release. Today we look at two early appearances by Angelina Jolie in anticipation of her new directorial effort, "The Land of Blood and Honey," which is now playing in limited release and expands ...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    34 comments
    tweet
    10

    Watch: Lionel Cineas And Wendell Sisnett's Short Film "Young Girl"

    Co-written by Lionel Cineas and Wendell Sisnett, and directed by Cineas, Young Girl-- "The story of a girl who tried to dance to her own cadence instead of following the beat and going to God for Patience"-- is the latest short film offering from Cineas Films.

    Read More »
    MORE: Short Film
  • Spout
    2 comments
    tweet
    13

    Short Starts: Watch Steven Spielberg's 1968 Calling Card, "Amblin'"

    Have you ever wondered where Steven Spielberg got the name for his production company, Amblin Entertainment? It comes from the filmmaker's first commercially released film, a 35mm short from 1968 titled "Amblin'." As it turns out, yesterday was the 43rd anniversary of its debut.

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    0 comments
    tweet
    3

    Cinema Revisited: Director Annie J. Howell's Immigration-Themed Short "Tia & Marco"

    I know it's almost 2012, and I know I'm late in discovering FUTURESTATES and the interesting films they have to offer. But I figure that if I haven't seen them, some of you S&A readers likely haven't seen them either. And unless I'm mistaken, director Annie J. Howell's ...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    4 comments
    tweet
    11

    Trailer Watch - Check Out Comedy Short Film Teaser "God's Atheist"

    Here's a teaser for a short film that caught my attention recently.  It's called God's Atheist and it's about a man who has been sent to Heaven as an angel but there’s one problem... he’s an Atheist.

    Read More »
  • Spout
    0 comments
    tweet
    5

    Short Starts: Watch 5 Early "Sherlock Holmes" Films (Plus Muppets)

    Short Starts is a column devoted to kicking off the week with a short film, typically one tied to a new release. Today we look at a few early "Sherlock Holmes" films in anticipation of "Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows," which opens this Friday.

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    5 comments
    tweet
    1

    Anime Short "Rosa" (About "Halle Berry-Meets-Trinity-Meets-Neytiri Cyborg") Getting Live-Action Feature Treatment

    As we've mentioned a number of times on this site... for filmmakers chasing Hollywood dreams, one potential route to take that's proven to be successful for a number of filmmakers in the recent past, is to consider investing in a solid high-concept or genre short film (note the bold on those...

    Read More »
    MORE: Short Film
  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    47

    Sundance Film Festival Releases 2012 U.S. and International Short Films Roster

    In the final major 2012 Sundance Film Festival lineup announcement, the Sundance Institute unveiled the January festival's roster of U.S. and international short films. 64 shorts were selected from a record 7,675 submissions, up 16% over submissions for the 2011 festival, organizers said Tuesday...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    6

    Concrete Jungles: Doc Short Reimagines the High Rise

    “One Millionth Tower” is a visually spectacular Web documentary by Canadian filmmaker Katerina Cizek that reimagines the fate of the dilapidating modern high-rise, a building form that houses over a billion people worldwide.   The six and a half minute short concentrates on a T...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Men, Women and ChildrenWatch: Everyone's Disconnected In The ...The Playlist
  • Focus World Grabs 'Ruth & Alex,' Starring ...Thompson on Hollywood
  • 'Boyhood' Star Patricia Arquette Will ...Thompson on Hollywood