Category Archives: Short Film (narrative)

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True Skin

True Skin

Sci-fi short True Skin is in development as a new series for Amazon Studios following a failed attempt to get it off the ground as a Warner Bros. feature. The short was written and directed by Stephan Zlotescu, with cinematography by … more »

Kenzo Snowbird


It looks like he's making a habit of this. Director Sean Baker, who shot indie feature Tangerine on the iPhone, is back with a new iPhone-captured short film, "Snowbird," for fashion label Kenzo. It stars Abbey Lee (Mad Max: Fury Road) and … more »


Behind the Scenes: First Feature Film Shot Entirely on Prius Backup Camera

Is the filmmaking community ready for the first feature film shot entirely with a Prius back-up camera? No, probably not. But in this mockumentary featurette, sketch comedy duo Mommy (Andrew Heder and Ryan Kelly) imagine what making that film might be like.

Pre Vis Action

Gareth Evans’ Pre Vis Action

The creators of the wildly violent, R-rated martial arts extravaganzas The Raid and The Raid 2: Berandal set out to see if they could create an action scene that could capture the kinetic energy of their earlier work without all the blood and broken bones. … more »


Go Bag

An extremely capable spy contends with an assassination attempt with only the junk in a stranger's carry-on bag between her and oblivion. It's from writer-director Seth Worley, who has made a whole series of action films that do double duty … more »


Uncanny Valley

Federico Heller of Argentinian production company 3dar is writer, director, producer, and VFX supervisor on this science-fiction short film about the line between interactive media and reality. It's reportedly under consideration as a springboard for a feature film and VR project.

fabio wibmer

Fabio Wibmer: Limitless Trail

Sure, YouTube is choked with POV videos captured by daredevils riding mountain bikes. But this short clip has just enough of a narrative hook to keep the pedals moving — not to mention a jittery, profanity-spiked running commentary by biker Fabio Wibmer. 


Alexis’s Wish

Of the many wonderful things the Make-A-Wish Foundation has rendered in real life for children with cancer, this touching animated short is among the most unique. The six-year-old girl who willed it into existence, with some big help from Seattle-based World … more »


He Dies At The End

In honor of Halloween, enjoy a classic Internet fright film — from 2008, director Damian McCarthy's short, tense "He Dies At The End."



An inventive series of interconnected visual vignettes make up director Terri Timely's enigmatic short film, "Input/Output." It was produced through Park Pictures.