With the growing internet presence, short films are increasingly attracting more viewers, especially of those who have little patience to sit through a two-hour-long movie. A sizeable amount of short films are produced in a year and uploaded on YouTube. Some fail to capture enough eyeballs while some leave a lasting mark. Short films are a boon for budding directors and writers who can showcase their talent without having to invest lavishly. The whole purpose of a short film is to capture the audience’s attention in a short period of time and deliver engaging content. We rummaged through the files to bring you five of these gems that you shouldn't miss.
The short film starring Manoj Bajpayee should be on top of your list. Directed by Neeraj Pande, it’s a satirical take on the man-woman equation in our society and is sure to leave you laughing. The last 10 minutes are pure gold.
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Tisca Chopra marks her debut as a producer with this short film. Its dark and twisted theme will leave you wanting for more and the climax may just blow your mind.
That Day After Everyday
When it’s Anurag Kashyap, you know it’s gonna be good. This one is great. It has a pretty generic story-line yet the execution hits you hard.
If you are a horror buff then you shouldn't miss this. A group of inquisitive friends accidentally summon an ancient demon who is blind as a bat but can sense movement. The concept is novel and the direction is top notch.
Dum Dum Deega Deega
This short film is nothing short of an inspiration for all of us who think making compromises with situations is the only solution. Its ground-breaking reality is what hits you hard after the end of 15 minutes. The child actor, Naman Jain, won a well-deserved National Award for best child actor for his performance in Dum Dum Deega Deega.
Which one is your personal favorite? Let us know in the comments below.