Short Films & Collections

Category: Drama

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Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD   DVD Fullscreen
SKU: D21094
This collection of award-winning short films includes: "The Coriolis Effect" (1994), a tale of love and tornadoes; "Solly's Diner" (1980), detailing a robbery thwarted by a homeless man; "Looping," where a filmmaker abandons his pet project mid-production; and "Joe" (1997), the story of an obsessive man whose world is unexpectedly shattered ... more
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Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD   DVD Fullscreen
SKU: D23132
This compilation of award-winning shorts from the Sundance Film Festival includes "Hollywood (& Vine)" (1993), about a pickpocket working the famous intersection; "Jimmy Walks Away" (1997), in which a young man searches for a life-altering event; "Among Others" (2000), involving two men's hidden desires; "Love Bites" (1999), about a ... more
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Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Black & White |Format: DVD   Fullscreen
SKU: D31948
First, the silent "Franz Liszt" (1925), has the aging composer reflecting upon his youthful love. Nathaniel Shilkret stars. In the silent short "Bill and I Went Fishing" (1927), the virtues of spending time in nature are explored. Then, Deane H. Dickason presents a visual tour of Panama City, in "The Seventh Wonder: Panama" (1934). ... more
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Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD 
SKU: D47564
The American Film Institute presents six acclaimed short films: "Family Attraction" (1998) features Martin Sheen in the tale of America's last nuclear family; "Chili Con Carne" (1993) co-stars Mel Gibson in the story of a male-bonding prison; a Japanese-American family struggles with segregation in "Shangri-La Cafe" (2002); a new customer ... more
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Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Black & White / Color |Format: DVD 
SKU: D47577
The greatest shorts from the Sundance Film Festival are featured in this collection: "Bit Players" (2000) stars Verne Troyer as a disgruntled Oompa Loompa; "Delusions in Modern Primitivism" (2000) is a bizarre journey into the world of body modification; "Fits and Starts" (2000) details a couple's strange relationship; Ralph Macchio ... more
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Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD 
SKU: D66298
Seven eclectic shorts, each dealing with a person's bizarre and unique dilemma, are included in this compilation. "The Delicious" (2003) chronicles an uptight yuppie's fixation on a lady's red jumpsuit; "Tom Hits His Head" (2003) is about a man's hilarious bouts with panic attacks; a young man obsesses over romance in both "Ed" (2000) ... more
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Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD 
SKU: D88060
The other side of Tinseltown is revealed with this collection of short films. First, Jason Alexander stars as a writer whose script--literally--begins talking around town, in "Sammy the Screenplay" (1997). John Hurley, Rob Schneider also star. Next, a film student (Lisa Dean Ryan) asks an admired director for the secrets to filmed terror, ... more
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Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD   DVD Fullscreen
SKU: D90897
Eight riveting short films are included in this collection. "No Shoulder" (2005) stars Melissa Leo as a woman who meets a mysterious teen; "Foster" (2005) has a young child leaving an orphanage experiencing strange parallel occurrences in adulthood; "Still Living" (2006) details the secrets of a blonde party girl; a woman gains new ... more
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Category:Drama |Director:David Munro |Color:Color |Format: DVD   Fullscreen
SKU: D93703
This compilation of provocative short films features a selection of seven critical and audience favorites from San Jose's Cinequest Film Festival. Includes "Bullethead" (1993), "How High the Castle Walls?"(1998), "When Ponds Freeze Over" (1998), "Hero" (2001), "Correct" (2003), "Jeff Farnsworth" (2003), and ... more
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Category:Drama |Director:Victoria Larimore |Color:Color |Format: DVD   DVD Fullscreen
SKU: D93704
Featuring critically acclaimed and popular favorites from the Cinequest Film Festival in San Jose, this intoxicating program of short films embraces a wide array of genres and styles. Films include "Room 32" (2002), "Departure" (2003), "Norman" (2004), "Baiano" (2005), "Conehead" (2005), "Happy" (2005), and ... more
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Category:Drama |Director:Guy Roland |Color:Color |Format: DVD   DVD Fullscreen
SKU: D93705
The exciting diversity of the Cinequest Film Festival is on full display with this collection of artistically daring and thematically challenging short films. The seven critical and audience favorites presented include "Spacer" (2004), "Winning the Peace" (2004), "Robots Are Blue" (2005), "Void" (2005), "Bunny" (2006), "Dress Up" (2006), ... more
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Category:Drama |Director:Vincent Tsu |Color:Color |Format: DVD   DVD Fullscreen
SKU: D93706
This fourth volume of critically acclaimed short films from the Cinequest Film Festival in San Jose features an exhilarating variety of artistic styles and an entertaining blend of comedy, drama, and thrills. Films include "Walking Between the Lines" (2004), "7 Deadly Sins for the 21st Century" (2005), "The Boy Who ... more
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Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD 
SKU: D49207
This Academy Award-nominated short film follows a young glider whose stunning aerial flights of fancy are interrupted by the sudden appearance of a mysterious rival. As the pilots square off, the novice flier learns the true identity of his opponent--discovering new things about himself and his abilities along the way. 15 min. Soundtrack: ... more
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Category:Drama |Director:Bob Rogers |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD   DVD Fullscreen
SKU: D49195
This fantastic Academy Award-nominated live-action short film concerns three outer space kingdoms--one blue, one red and one yellow. When an inter-kingdom romance leads to war, the residents of each of the worlds discover how similar they all are when they become united by the colors of the rainbow. Gary Carre, Saffron Henderson, Colin ... more
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Category:Drama |Director:Jermaine Encarnacion |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD   DVD Fullscreen
SKU: D35949
In celebration of its five-year anniversary, the Acapulco Black Film Festival presents a program of acclaimed short films that won prizes at the ABFF or received semi-final status in competition. Films include "Possum" (1999), in which a young man is abandoned by his brother; the crazy comedy "Trouble Man" (1999); "Twin Cousins" (1999), ... more
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Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD   DVD Fullscreen
SKU: D85138
Love and sex are the theme for these five erotically-charged shorts. "Freshening Up" (2002) stars Gretchen Mol as a young woman whose date is convinced she had an affair in a restaurant ladies' room; a shy girl finds "It's Hard" (2000) to "give her boyfriend a hand"; it's kinky confusion for two strangers in "Whacked" (1998); a promiscuous ... more
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Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Closed Captioned:Yes |Format: DVD   DVD Widescreen
SKU: D15553
In the Deep South, a quirky accountant (Ray McKinnon) is called in to solve the financial troubles of the O'Dell family, whose mounting debts are threatening their beloved farm. While there, the chain-smoking and binge-drinking mathematician employs some highly unconventional methods to help these troubled farmers. Walton Goggins, ... more
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Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD   DVD Widescreen
SKU: D72947
In a striking and emotional cinematic response to the 2001 terrorist attacks on America, 11 filmmakers from around the world each contributed an 11-minute, 9-second and one-frame short that examined an aspect of the tragedy and its global impact. Among the contributors are Amos Gitai of Israel, Japan's Shohei Imamura, France's Clause ... more
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Slitch(2003)
Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD   DVD Fullscreen
SKU: D07014
This charming short film from director Dianne Bellino beautifully creates the reverie of a teenage girl during an average summer day. Dina Cataldi plays Slitch, a 16-year-old innocent who's obsessed with boys and vilified by her older sisters for being a free spirit. As Slitch frolics in the grass, goes night swimming, and flirts with ... more
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Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD 
SKU: D66299
Some of the UK's finest, award-winning shorts are featured in this collection. A 25-year-old man's most recent romantic encounter lands him in therapy in "Shrink" (2000); nothing is what it seems at "The Tea Party" (2002) thrown by an old couple; St. Peter unexpectedly encounters three people at once in "The Moment of Accepting Life" ... more
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Category:Drama |Director:Douglas Buck |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD   DVD Widescreen
SKU: D67803
The dark and disturbing aspects of the modern American family are explored in this trio of short films. A wife and mother, living in denial over her husband's molestation of their son, takes to grisly self-mutilation, in "Cutting Moments." "Home" centers on a man whose horrifically traumatic childhood comes back to haunt him and his ... more
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Short Fuze(2004)
Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD   DVD Fullscreen
SKU: D85245
Frances McDormand is a wealthy woman convinced an employee stole a priceless family heirloom in "Upheaval" (2001); "Inside" (2002) stars Jeremy Sisto as a man suffering from multiple personality disorder; Mary-Louise Parker is a vindictive actress out for revenge against a theater critic in "The Quality of Mercy" (2002); an overly-critical ... more
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Category:Drama |Director:Martin McDonagh |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD   DVD FS/WS
SKU: D96926
The 2005 nominees for Best Animated and Live-Action Short Film Academy Awards are featured in this unforgettable collection. Along with Ireland's winning entry "Six Shooter," about a grieving widower's life-changing encounter with a stranger, and the American animated victor "The Moon and the Son: An Imagined Conversation," you'll also ... more
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Category:Drama |Color:Color |Closed Captioned:Yes |Format: DVD   DVD FS/WS
SKU: D44107
This special compilation includes live-action and animated short films from 2006 nominated for Academy Awards. In addition to the satiric "West Bank Story," which skewers Hollywood musicals while simultaneously needling the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and the animated winner "The Danish Poet," a Norwegian-Canadian delight that finds ... more
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Category:Drama |Director:Philippe Pollet-Villard |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Closed Captioned:Yes |Format: DVD 
SKU: D10434
This special compilation includes live-action and animated short films from 2007 nominated for Academy Awards. Along with "The Mozart of Pickpockets," which adorably dramatizes the relationship between two dim-witted Parisian pickpockets and a young mute boy, and the animated winner "Peter and the Wolf," you'll also see "At Night," ... more
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Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD   DVD Widescreen
SKU: D04171
Provocative imagery, music, stop-motion animation, and set design bring to life the haunting romance of Michael (Christopher Redman) and Pauline (Courtenay Webber) in this short film trilogy from Jamie Travis. "Patterns" (2005), "Patterns 2" (2006), and "Patterns 3" (2006) lay out compelling mysteries surrounding phone calls, Chinese ... more
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Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD   DVD Widescreen
SKU: D82767
First, the dramatic short "The Babydaddy" (2008) tells the fact-based account of a 16-year-old girl (Kether Donohue) as she looks after an ailing parent. Taken from the book "Help at Any Cost," the short, disturbing drama "Aaron Bacon" (2009) follows a teenager (Stephen Michael Kane) into the hellish world of a "tough love" re-education ... more
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Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Black & White / Color |Format: DVD   Fullscreen
SKU: D19514
Two Civil War tales by Ambrose Bierce come to life in this short-film twin bill. "One of the Missing" follows the fight for survival by a Union scout (Gordon Baxter) wounded and trapped in a bombed-out house deep behind rebel lines. And the Oscar-winning "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" is a haunting, dialogue-free look at the final ... more
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Category:Drama |Rated:NR |Color:Color |Format: DVD 
SKU: D68126
Five-disc set includes "The Official Selections," "Celebrating AFI," "Spooks & Creeps," "Headcases: People with Problems," and "Hollywood Scarefest: Premiere Edition."
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