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Find 25 Minutes to Watch This Short About a Young Boy and His Powers

Umkhungo (The Gift) is really, really good. It’s a self-contained story about Themba, a young boy whose powers have branded him cursed. When his parents die, he ends up with a street thug named Mthunzi. The two eventually come to an understanding, just as Themba’s uncles and the authorities close in. » 8/31/15 3:00pm Today 3:00pm

In the New Inside Out Short, Riley's Parents Are Too Embarrassing For Disgust to Handle 

Is it even possible to get tired of seeing the emotions of Inside Out? We think not. To sate our desire for more, we finally have a preview of the short that’ll be included with the Inside Out digital HD (October 13) and the Blu-ray (November 3). It’s called “Riley’s First Date.” » 8/14/15 1:30am 8/14/15 1:30am

Scared Of Going To The Dentist? This Short Film Will Make It Even Worse

Short horror film The Root of the Problem takes us to a dentist’s office in the 1950s, where a nervous housewife is waiting to have her wisdom teeth pulled. Once the anesthesia kicks in, things start getting very sinister. And it’s not just because that dentist looks like he wants to make love to her teeth. » 6/23/15 6:00pm 6/23/15 6:00pm

An Animated Musical About Lilian Todd, First Woman To Design An Airplane

In 1910, Didier Masson successfully flew a biplane designed and built by self-taught engineer Lilian Todd. In the short film Miss Todd, Todd’s life — with the challenges the came with being a woman in early aviation — is turned into an animated musical, although her life takes a slightly different turn. » 6/17/15 6:00pm 6/17/15 6:00pm

This Short Film Reveals Why Being The Devil's Lawyer Is A Lousy Job

In a great many stories about the Devil and his infamous contracts, the Devil’s lawyer is a confident, mystical figure as tricky as the Devil himself. But in the short film Chasseur, a demon hunter tries to summon the Devil and gets his lawyer instead, a man who seems, much the hunter’s frustration, perfectly ordinary. » 6/12/15 11:20am 6/12/15 11:20am