Any film not long enough to be considered a feature film for individual release at cinemas or on television.

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Old blind person playing the cello animation

From what I can recall it starts in what appears to be an old city with an old person, possibly blind, playing the cello. But the actual story revolves around another character. Very dark music and ...
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Short film with Rupert in credits

In the early 90s I'd swear I saw a short film on Bravo. It was either the end of a short film or full length feature. I'm leaning toward short film though. I seem to remember someone named Rupert in ...
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Unknown older short movie about a traveling carnival troupe

I'm looking for the name of a short movie that I saw in 1973 and it was already an older one. I'm quite sure it was in black-and-white. It's about a very, very small walking traveling carnival ...
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Identification of a live action short film

I am looking for a short film made in the late 80s or early 90s which was aired on French TV channel Canal + around 1990/1992. In my (failed) memory, the film's title was "Night Wings" but it's ...
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Looking for an animated short film from the 90s

I am looking for an animated short film from the 1990s that aired in the early 90s on the French channel Canal+. It was in color, 2D animation, similar in style to Disney but not Disney. The short ...
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Movie about man's nose gone bananas

A short movie (USA, maybe 90s), about 30 minutes. What I remember from the plot — a man's nose goes wild at night, started living on its own, made hands take scissors and cut it off from man's nose. ...
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Early 90's short film made up entirely of “bullet time” camera work

In the early 90's, at the San Francisco International Film Festival, I saw a short film that used the "bullet time" technique. This was way before The Matrix, which is often credited with "inventing" ...
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Looking for Belgian short silent movie about dystopian society

I'm looking for a Belgian short silent movie, black & white, probably from the 30s. I saw the movie some 30 years ago, when our physics teacher showed it to us, probably because class finished 10 ...
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What is the title of this animated short about a man blinded in an accident?

I'm trying to track down an animated short from the late 1980s or early 1990s. Here are some details: The plot involves a man who is in an accident (most likely involving a car) where he is ...
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Elderly man sending postcards to random addresses during wartime

I'm trying to identify this short film I watched a while ago. Here's what I remember; I watched it on YouTube around 2012/2013 (it was very professionally done, and won a few awards) It was live ...
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What is the short in which a man has a nightmare complete with broken physics?

It's been at least two years now since bits of a movie short started echoing around in my head and I'd like to get them out. I've searched using every term I can think of and can't root out the clip. ...
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surreal short film with 3 “nations” with primary color paint; shown at World Expo in 1986-87

There was a beautiful silent film I saw at the World Expo in Vancouver in 1987. In it, there are 3 "nations", each of which has its own color -- red, blue, and yellow. They are in a state of tense ...
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François Truffaut - Los 4 Golpes

Yesterday I went to see a screening of Truffaut's La sirène du Mississipi (aka Mississippi Mermaid). It's prelude was a short film called Los 4 Golpes and it was also directed by Truffaut, but I can't ...
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Comedic silent short film identification

I need help identifying a silent short film. It was probably around ten minutes and most of those ten minutes were dedicated to the credits. The "plot" of the film featured a woman walking around town ...
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short 1970s film about a man who dresses and cooks on an elevator

I remember a short film from 1970s or early 1980s about a man who one day gets dressed on an elevator and each day does more and more tasks until he dies. Well that's my memory of it. He cooks an egg. ...
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What is the name of the sesame street horror short film?

There was a short film dealing with creativity where the sesame street characters sit at the table and talk about doing creative stuff. At the end they start killing each other. One of them says "Let ...
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1970s short film about pollution and a greenhouse?

When I was in elementary school, I remember seeing a film about a future of Earth in which it was so polluted that everything natural was dead and people had to wear hazmat-like suits and gas masks. ...
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Was it standard for studios to design/print posters for short films?

I'm able to find some movie posters on Google for old Disney shorts (the Mickey Mouse ones that ran 10 minutes or less), but not all of them. And I'm not entirely sure why it's hit and miss... was it ...