Whether it’s getting through the daily commute or just need a few minutes to fill, we’ve got the short films for you.
Videoclube (Video Store)
On a spring night of 1999, two teens – a video store clerk and a film buff – set out on a adventure; to deliver the obsolete VHS-tapes to the people who rented those movies the most.
Short, Coming of Age
A North Korean general visits his talented daughter at a prestigious Swiss school. An outstanding singer with a promising future, she dreams of studying in America. But her dream will be at the cost of her father’s life if she doesn’t return. This political drama unveils the complexity of patriarchy, tradition, and honor in a family.
The Man at the Counter
A boy working at a small-town coffee shop notices an old man repeatedly pocketing sugar packets. The boy attempts to solve the mystery of the stolen sweetener, and when the answer isn’t at all what he expected, he is forced to deal with some of life’s most basic questions.
A French narrator jumps from one dramatic scene to another one, confused about the story that he is trying to tell and fighting with himself until he finally finds it.
Whether you’re trying to find solace on your lunch break or a quick escape on the train ride home, we’ve picked out some of our favorite short films that make for great viewing anywhere.
Field recordings from the streets of L.A. bring to life an imaginary world.
Bernard Le Grand
Today is Bernard’s birthday and he proudly wears his anti-growing suit, ready to face the world. Today, there is no way Bernard will turn 10.
A photo shop in Kuala Lumpur tries to cope in the digital age.
An expressionistic short about a ghost trying to find her way home.
Shake off the winter doldrums with these spring themed flix!
In this classic MGM animated short, Spring won’t let Old Man Winter stay around for one more day, no matter how hard he might try. Watch now!
In this short, a lonely wanderer searches for someone to share his birthday meal with and uncovers something beautiful in memories past. Watch now!
In this independent short film from India, friendships spring up in the most unlikely of scenarios. Watch now!
Dive deeper into one of the world’s most abundant resources and learn about ‘Sand Mafias’ in this thought provoking documentary by PBS. Watch now!
1889: Washington’s Magazine sat down with our CEO Scilla Andreen to get a peak behind the scenes at IndieFlix and see what we have planned for the future!
“My goal was to curate some of the best content in one place and to help filmmakers learn to be their own gatekeepers and to make meaningful revenue.” – Scilla Andreen
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