100 Great Shorts on Vimeoby richardsteenvoort | created - 18 Apr 2016 | updated - 14 Jan 2017 | Public
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1. Total Loss (2016)
18 min | Short, Drama, Horror
A grieving couple seek closure on their daughter's death through the powers of a psychic. But not everything is what it seems...
2. Salar (2011)
TV-MA | 19 min | Short, Drama
Two lives cross in an isolated Bolivian village: a disgruntled American doctor looking to leave, and a Bolivian salt miner who's just been stabbed in the hand.
3. 36 Questions (2015)
7 min | Short, Comedy
Two strangers participate in an experiment designed to make them fall in love by asking each another 36 increasingly personal questions.
4. Operator (II) (2015)
6 min | Short, Drama
Gemma wakes to find her house on fire. Trapped with her son, she dials 999. The operator who answers holds Gemma's life in her hands.
5. H Positive (2015)
8 min | Short, Drama, Thriller
If you had a prolonged terminal illness and money was no object, would you manipulate euthanasia so that you could die on your own terms? This story examines how the protagonist Mark uses ... See full summary »
6. Alone (VII) (2016)
8 min | Short
An experimental exploration of who we are when no one is watching: the freedom we experience, and the loneliness-the way we sing, dance, love, cry, and dream when we are alone.
Director: Phinehas Hodges
7. Made (I) (2014)
20 min | Short, Drama, Thriller
The double life of a young Japanese woman in Tokyo. When a brief encounter with a foreigner threatens to unravel her hidden existence she does everything it takes to protect her secrets.
8. Grey Bull (2014)
15 min | Short, Drama
When Martin, a South Sudanese refugee, happens upon a bull he believes is his spiritual totem, he decides to rescue it from the abattoir he works in. Once home, the bull begins to ... See full summary »
9. Getting Fat in a Healthy Way (2015)
22 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
In a dystopian post-communist world, Constantine and his father Atanas share a small flat in a run-down apartment block. A tragic accident has disturbed gravity on Earth beyond repair, so ... See full summary »
10. Where You Are (I) (2016)
13 min | Short, Drama
When Jen's son disappears in a game of hide-and-seek, she unwittingly embarks on a journey through time in order to find him.
11. High Chaparral (2016)
9 min | Documentary, Short
One of the last places you might expect to find an American-style Wild West theme park is in the middle of a Swedish forest, yet High Chaparral and its second life as a refugee camp feels ... See full summary »
Director: David Freid
12. Home Suite Home (2015)
14 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
Hotel inspector Ludwig is tired of his life of clean sheets and roomservice. When he meets the younger inspector Stella, she might just be the wake-up call he needed.
13. R.P.G. (2016)
13 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
Six friends meet up for their monthly Dungeons & Dragons game. Someone dies, someone falls in love, the others keep playing....
14. Sequin Raze (2013)
Not Rated | 20 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
Behind the scenes of a hit reality TV show, a jaded producer and a spurned beauty queen face off in mental mortal combat. One driven by cash rewards and ambition, the other clinging to her ... See full summary »
15. Gerascophobia (2014)
5 min | Animation, Short, Family
The animation is about a boy called 'Mo' who has fears for growing up and aging. Mo does many ridiculous things to avoid growing up. The animation describes his mundane life moments, shows ... See full summary »
16. Oma (II) (2014)
8 min | Animation, Short
A young girl has to conquer her fear for her grandmother who is terminally ill.
Director: Karolien Raeymaekers
18. Personal Space (2010 Video)
8 min | Short, Music
An old couple live their days in their routine. Watching TV, reading papers, drinking coffee has more place in their day than a conversation. She imagines how one lived her youth. She ... See full summary »
19. Raderen (2015)
7 min | Animation, Short
In the surreal short film 'Raderen', the viewer is confronted with the oppressive limbo between waking and sleeping of a young woman that lies in her bed. On the relentless rhythm of time ... See full summary »
Director: Gideon van der Stelt
20. Lina and Leo, 2015 (2015)
26 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
Desperate for his next big story, a struggling middle-aged journalist goes looking for a recluse surrealist artist. What he finds in the obscure little town of Tallydale is more surrealism than he bargained for.
21. Bandito (2015)
16 min | Short, Adventure, Crime
'Bandito' is an epic coming-of-age drama following the adventure of Jamie, a young boy who stows away to join his older brother on a highway truck heist.
22. I Don't Care (I) (2014)
15 min | Short, Drama, Family
A mum to be befriends a young girl who helps her face the unknown.
23. Un jour (2001)
5 min | Animation, Short, Drama
One day a man entered my belly...
24. German Shepherd (2014)
10 min | Documentary, Animation, Short
As a Jew growing up in Baltimore, he learned to fear the German people. Through recurring travels to Berlin, he now initiated his own reconciliation project. This animated film, posing the ... See full summary »
25. Plaster (2015)
11 min | Short, Comedy
A sweet and dreamlike story about Pelle, a 12 year old shoegazer who breaks his arm just before he goes on holiday with his parents. When he comes across a potential summer romance, Pelle realizes he can't stay a wallflower forever.
26. Traction (2015)
5 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
'How do you know that Adam and Eve weren't black?...' An awkward comedy about first dates, race, and racism.
27. Every Six Months (2014)
5 min | Short, Comedy
Fur. Fangs. And one delicate mind.
28. How to Abandon Ship (2013)
11 min | Animation, Short, Comedy
From a chance meeting to passive deception, the failure of a relationship as told from two sides.
29. An Important Message (2016)
3 min | Short
30. 8 Bullets (2014)
13 min | Animation, Short, Drama
My name is Gabriel and I live in Taipei. I have lost my wife during an assault. A red-haired man came to me, he smelt of fried fish. He had a gun and he shot my family. Since, I feel empty as if I had a hole in the head.
31. Goodbye Rabbit, Hop Hop (2013)
5 min | Animation, Short, Adventure
A mind in the city looks inwards, and escapes into the rabbit's domain.
Director: Caleb Wood
32. The Sunshine State (2012)
10 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
'The Sunshine State' is about Tom, a young man on his way home from a pub in the middle of nowhere. As he stumbles to his car, Wayne, a creepy old man, spawns from the darkness, cheekily ... See full summary »
33. Room 55 (2014)
22 min | Short, Drama, Fantasy
Set in 1950s England, Room 55 follows the story of Alice Lawson - strictly self-disciplined wife, mother and celebrated television cook - as she spends an unplanned night alone at the mysterious Clove Hotel...
34. Sold (IV) (2014)
14 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
A screenwriter goes out of town to not talk about show business, the only subject in which he knows how to talk about.
35. From 1994 (2013)
5 min | Short, Adventure, Family
What would you say to your child if you only had one chance to say it all? 'From 1994' seeks to answer that question through the moving story of a mother, her son, and the discovery of a letter.
36. Home (XVII) (2016)
9 min | Short, Drama
A poignant tale of Ruth (Maggie Gyllenhaal) living alone on a beach in a tent, and the human-connection she makes there.
37. Onward (II) (2016)
6 min | Documentary, Short
Konki and his family live near Deluun Village, in the Altai Mountains of Western Mongolia, where the last six generations of his bloodline have continued the art and tradition of eagle ... See full summary »
Director: Cale Glendening
38. 1985 (I) (2016)
8 min | Short, Drama
A dying man seeks out a beauty consultant to hide his symptoms.
39. The Pig Child (2013)
17 min | Short, Drama, Sci-Fi
A scientist makes a reckless decision to carry on with an illegal surrogacy experiment, using her own body.
40. How Mr and Mrs Gock Saved the Kumara (2016)
4 min | Documentary, Short
When New Zealand gave two young Chinese refugees citizenship in the 1940's they found an unlikely way to return the gift - by saving the almighty kumara.
Director: Felicity Morgan-Rhind
41. Killer (I) (2016)
20 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
When Dusty masturbates for the first time, something bad happens...
42. Benigni (2009)
8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy
A man lives alone in a block of flats. He may not be able to put a finger on it but he is lonely. All this changes though when the odd growth he has been ignoring on his side turns out to be something alive and becomes conscious.
43. Crown (2012)
11 min | Short, Sci-Fi
44. Tufty (2009)
9 min | Short, Action, Adventure
Maybe if you knew where your Teddy Bear came from you wouldn't hug him so tightly.
45. The River (I) (2013)
12 min | Short, Adventure, Comedy
On a sweltering hot day, a very pregnant Maria, desperate for a cooling swim, encounters obstacles on her path to the river.
46. Pastel (II) (2016)
3 min | Short, Sci-Fi