HS-05. Short Films

Bad Seeds

Canada, Short Animation, 2021, 6 min

Academy Shortlist

Bad Seeds takes us to a fascinating world populated by carnivorous plants that can change shapes the way a chameleon changes colors.

Directed by Claude Cloutier

On My Mind

Denmark, Short Film, 2021, 18 min

Academy shortlist

Henrik wants to sing a song for his wife. It has to be today; it has to be now. It's a question of life, death and karaoke. Subtitled.

Directed by Martin Strange-Hansen


Spain, Short Film, 2020, 13 min

Academy shortlist

Sometimes, a crazy looking person enters the subway, and suddenly, a void is created around him. But what would happen if you chose to stay and treat him kindly? Subtitled.

Directed by Susan Béjar


Germany, Jordan, Short Film, 2021, 28 min

Academy shortlist Winner Student Academy Award, Best International Short Film


Directed by Murad Abu Eisheh

Close Ties to Home Country

USA, Short Film, 2021, 15 min

Millennial immigrant Akanksha waits for her sister’s visit from India — they haven’t seen each other in nine years! Meanwhile, she’s dog sitting the fancy Frenchie of Instagram influencers India and Harry, who themselves are on a trip to India’s namesake. Subtitled.

Directed by Akanksha Cruczynski

Yellowstone 88 – Song of Fire

USA, Short Animation, 2021, 6 min

Directed by Betsy De Fries, Jerry van de Beek

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