LATEST NEWS
SUBMIT
THE FESTIVAL
SPECIAL EVENTS
2017 FILMS
WINNERS
TICKETS
YOUNG FILMMAKERS
SPONSORS
PRESS


ABOUT US
FRIENDS OF THE FESTIVAL
TESTIMONIALS
SUCCESS STORIES
PHOTOS & VIDEOS
FILM ARCHIVES
CONTACT

SEARCH

PayPal - Donate!



FILM LIBRARY

2014, short films by title (58)

3 MINUTES SCREENPLAY
Dir: Narges Kharghani, Iran, 6 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Council is a young screenwriter screenwriter. But his script is not approved and he decides that his script in the trash bin, but ... ... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

37
Dir: Puk Grasten, United States, 8 min, 2012, Short Narrative
In March 1964, 37 people, silently, witnessed the murder of Kitty Genovese. None of them could explain why they hadn't interfered; why they had just... more »
full details quick view
more info

7 DAY GIG
Dir: Kate Marks, United States, 10 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Last week, Jay's dad passed away. At a loss about the loss, Jay, a Guamanian-Romanian-Catholic-Jew, decides to honor his dad's life by sitting shiv... more »
full details quick view
more info

BEFORE BREAKFAST
Dir: Moema Umann, United States, 19 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Before Breakfast is a movie about a man disturbed by the circumstances he put himself into. Alfred Rowland is a poet, unemployed, married to a young... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

BRIGHTON
Dir: Pierre Stefanos , United States, 26 min, 2013, Short Narrative
A man's journey to the south coast of England becomes complicated when a tourist's dangerous promise changes both of their lives. ... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

BUMMING CIGARETTES
Dir: Tiona McClodden, United States, 29 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Bumming Cigarettes is a short film about a brief and intimate meeting between a young Black lesbian woman who is in the process of taking an HIV t... more »
full details quick view
more info

CATERWAUL
Dir: Ian Samuels, United States, 14 min, 2012, Short Narrative
An aging fisherman develops an intimate relationship with a lobster as he struggles to find closure with his lost wife.... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

CAUGHT
Dir: Elizabeth Page, United States, 19 min, 2011, Short Narrative
Hannah has spent her life trying to do the right thing, but despite her efforts she can not catch a break or win the sought after affection of her m... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

CHECKMATE, KEEP YOUR ENEMIES CLOSER
Dir: Federico Castelluccio , United States, 15 min, 2013, Short Narrative
An Interpol agent under cover, has been on the trail of a drug cartel. He finally catches up to them in NYC and successfully arranges a meeting. At... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

CROSSING THE RIVER
Dir: Emilie McDonald, United States, 15 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Inspired by a true story, "Crossing the River" is about a young white boy who is influenced to commit a hate crime against a biracial girl who is hi... more »
full details quick view
more info

CUSTOMER #935
Dir: Smeralda Abel, United States, 16 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Customer #935 is a short comedy made by first timers Jeanine Flynn (screenwriting), Smeralda Abel (director) and Noel Sutherland (director of photog... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

CUTOUT
Dir: Shyam Kannan, United States, 12 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Red, a young man from Rockaway, New York, deals with the loss of a friend while coming to terms with the necessity for revenge. ... more »
full details quick view
more info

DIDGERIDOO
Dir: Hiresh Kheirabadi, Iran, 9 min, 2013, Short Narrative
A young man who loves to play Didgeridoo is remembering the events of his past day. He remembers that he has to work in a boring office and how his... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

EIGHT TO FIVE ON CLEVELAND
Dir: Paul Coughlan, United States, 12 min, 2012, Short Narrative
Eight To Five On Cleveland is an urban thriller based in Queens New York. It's cinematic style is reminiscent of the American thriller films of the... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

EL LADO FRÍO DE LA ALMOHADA (The cold side of the pillow)
Dir: Herminio Cardiel, Spain, 11 min, 2013, Short Narrative
A couple who just met share a pillow that night. They will discover that the pillow has a side colder than it seems...... more »
full details quick view
more info

ELLIE & CLARA
Dir: Farzin Farzaneh, Canada, 18 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Ellie & Clara is a coming of age story about two childhood friends who rekindle their friendship after several years' separation. They meet for a hi... more »
full details quick view
more info

EMPANADAS
Dir: Mauricio Mo Zapata, United States, 20 min, 2013, Short Narrative
An older couple question their mortality and invite their adult children to a dinner, but they come with problems of their own.... more »
full details quick view
more info

FE DE VIDA (Certificate of existence)
Dir: Elena Frez, Spain, 6 min, 2013, Short Narrative
A woman goes to the Civil Registry Office to request her birth certificate of existence. ... more »
full details quick view
more info

FOREVER
Dir: Niav Conty, United States, 13 min, 2013, Short Narrative
A love story goes terribly awry when she wants out and he feels compelled to keep her... Forever. ... more »
full details quick view
more info

GODDESS OF TIME
Dir: Gabe Rodriguez, United States, 18 min, 2013, Short Narrative
A modern day cop finds herself traveling between different times and different wars. ... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

GOOD SISTER
Dir: Umakanth Thumrugoti, United States, 11 min, 2012, Short Narrative
Good Sister is a darkly funny tale of revenge that pits one nuttily heroic sister against another in an ongoing war for their mother's undivided att... more »
full details quick view
more info

GUEST HOUSE
Dir: Aaron Wolf, United States, 27 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Lance Wesley lost his job and fiancee on the same day. Depressed and downtrodden, he moves back into his parents' Guesthouse where he spent his yout... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

HESHTJE
Dir: Bekim Guri, Kosovo, 6 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Kosovo 1999. In the Midst of the deportation of civilians during the war, a father must choose between his daughter's life and death in order to sa... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

HUGE
Dir: Shane Krause, Australia, 15 min, 2012, Short Narrative
BARRY BRANCH... comedian, actor, unstoppable force... is going to be huge. It's in all the trades, on every botoxed lip, over every studio exec's Bl... more »
full details quick view
more info

INSIDE DUTCH
Dir: Jeffrey Morin, United States, 14 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Dutch was given away at age four to live with Eve who taught him the ways of the flesh while her brother, Ivan taught him of the minds of men. He at... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

ISTORIYA M. (THE STORY OF M.)
Dir: Anna Arlanova, Russia, 23 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Smile of Marilyn, gait of Marilyn, manners of Marilyn... Even the dress looks like Marilyn's. An accidental encounter in a second-hand shop - and th... more »
full details quick view winner: Best Actor Female Short
more info

KILLER
Dir: Michael Turney, United States, 17 min, 2013, Short Narrative
David's only break from the monotony of his everyday life is a sick fetish.... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

KING THEODORE LIVE
Dir: Jase Miles-Perez, United States, 23 min, 2013, Short Narrative
King Theodore Live is a sci fi comedy set in the modern day, about an alien who comes to Earth to see King Theodore, her favorite band. She first ma... more »
full details quick view
more info

L'OMBRA INTERIOR (THE INNER SHADOW)
Dir: Arnau Segarra Braunstein, Spain, 12 min, 2013, Short Narrative
In a park in the light of day, Gerard hides behind a pillar with his camera primed. Focused, he locks onto the face of a tourist he doesn't know, wh... more »
full details quick view
more info

NOITE PERDIDA (A WASTED NIGHT)
Dir: Filippo Capuzzi Lapietra, Brazil, 17 min, 2012, Short Narrative
Two friends reunite after a frustrated night with two girls. Both of them lie about the outcome of their dates, these lies are the trigger for a fla... more »
full details quick view
more info

ODESSA
Dir: Cidney Hue, United States, 15 min, 2012, Short Narrative
Mission specialist Shannon Wendell spends one last night in New York City with a stranger before she embarks on a 135 year long journey to the dista... more »
full details quick view
more info

PEARL WAS HERE
Dir: Kate Marks, United States, 9 min, 2013, Short Narrative
A wild child finds solace in a sea of stuffed animals. ... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

PERFECT DAY
Dir: Derrick L. Sanders, United States, 17 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Desmond, an intellectual loner in a volatile high school, has devised a plan to reveal his affections to Aasha, the class beauty. He secretly writes... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

POTASIO
Dir: Pedro Moreno del Oso, Spain, 8 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Pablo and Inés are on their way to her sister's wedding. Along the way, Pablo is unexpectedly forced to stop the car. Inés tries to solve the minor... more »
full details quick view
more info

RAVI & JANE
Dir: Stuart O'Rourke, Australia, 14 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Ravi & Jane is a heart warming story of two class mates who strike up a budding friendship. A shy 10 year old, Ravi, has just moved to Australia fro... more »
full details quick view
more info

RECURSION
Dir: Sam Buntrock, United States, 22 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Recursion is a modern-day time-travel adventure that tells the story of Sherwin, possibly the most unlikely best-man there ever was. Awkward and acc... more »
full details quick view trailer winner: Founders Choice, Best Domestic Short & Best Actor Male Short
more info

ROTKOP (SKUNK)
Dir: Jan & Raf Roosens, Belgium, 18 min, 2012, Short Narrative
Olli (15) is a lonely skunk who makes trouble whenever he can. He spends his days by riding his motorcycle and hanging around in the park. He lives... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

SARDINES
Dir: Molly Castro, United States, 10 min, 2013, Short Narrative
When a preoccupied mother whisks out the door leaving her two daughters home alone, one daughter goes to unusual measures to get her family's attent... more »
full details quick view
more info

SEVEN STATION
Dir: Stephen Dackson, United States, 3 min, 2013, Short Narrative
A meditation on urban desolation and existential dread.... more »
full details quick view
more info

SMALL DELIGHTS
Dir: Hena Ashraf, United States, 14 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Small Delights is a short fiction film that centers on teenage Aziza, who is in the middle of figuring herself out - but one thing she does know, is... more »
full details quick view winner: Best Emerging Filmmaker
more info

SO FAR
Dir: Thayer Radic, United States, 14 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Kate and Jackson head up to the cottage for a weekend. She goes up to get some work done; he goes up to propose. Her subconscious tries to warn her,... more »
full details quick view
more info

SOLO SOY SOLOMON (ONLY SOLOMON LEE)
Dir: Alex Lora, Spain, 15 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Outskirts of the city... In the depths of a factory an alienated loner nurtures himself with the lives that he finds in stolen laptops. In his own o... more »
full details quick view trailer winner: Best Director Narrative Short
more info

START WITH CARROTS
Dir: Brian Breton, United States, 9 min, 2013, Short Narrative
The young male named Brian realizes and becomes aware of his surroundings and feels not the need to question his daily routine to be able to survive... more »
full details quick view
more info

TALK TO STRANGERS
Dir: Brett Boshco, United States, 13 min, 2013, Short Narrative
A man brings home a strange woman with an even stranger condition: she says she's EMOTIONLESS. As the man tries to understand her, his less-than-nor... more »
full details quick view
more info

TAMMY
Dir: Ante Novakovic, United States, 12 min, 2013, Short Narrative
A son comes to realize his mothers independence has manifested unexpectedly while coming home to visit her on what he believes to be a typical Sunda... more »
full details quick view
more info

THANKS
Dir: Tom Patterson, United States, 12 min, 2013, Short Narrative
A lost girl approaches a shopkeeper. Hilarity ensues.... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

THE BED
Dir: Elliot Bassman, United States, 13 min, 2013, Short Narrative
The Bed is the third film based on a series of short essays written nearly ten years ago. As Bassman moves from one film to the next one, he con... more »
full details quick view
more info

THE DEVIL MAY CARE (DON'T BE SO VAIN)
Dir: Cyril Mahe, United States, 22 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Liza. 28. Single. Wishes that she could be as beautiful and sexy as her coworker Candy. While in a depression one evening, Liza browses the Internet... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

THE HERO POSE
Dir: Mischa Jakupcak, United States, 13 min, 2013, Short Narrative
The Hero Pose is a short film about Mia, an eight year old girl and her father, Joe, who is trying to sell a car. As the afternoon progresses, Mia a... more »
full details quick view
more info

THE MORNING AFTER
Dir: Daryl Denner, United States, 21 min, 2013, Short Narrative
John, a white-collar worker lives a normal routine life. He doesn't like bars, clubs, lounges, he just enjoys spending time alone at home with a gla... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

THE NAKED LEADING THE BLIND
Dir: Wim Vanacker, Belgium, 15 min, 2013, Short Narrative
A dissection of the human condition on a hot summer's day blurred by alcohol, late night television and smoldering spirituality. "... and suddenly e... more »
full details quick view trailer winner: Best Int'l Narrative Short
more info

THE REHEARSAL
Dir: Sammy James, Jr., United States, 13 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Desperate to get his music to the masses, high-strung bandleader Dom demands relentless rehearsing! Between practice and perfect, however, lies a mi... more »
full details quick view
more info

THE SACRED HEART
Dir: Andrew Serban, United States, 23 min, 2013, Short Narrative
A devout Catholic, unemployed young woman from Hell's Kitchen shares an apartment with her equally unemployed Chilean immigrant boyfriend and cop si... more »
full details quick view
more info

THE TRAIN
Dir: Kathleen Heenan Tuttle, United States, 5 min, 2013, Short Narrative
The Train is a glimpse into a modern day suburban woman's crippling anxiety. Set in a charming hamlet we meet Chris, a forty year old woman with an... more »
full details quick view
more info

THROUGH THE WOODS
Dir: Mike McAleer, United States, 23 min, 2013, Short Narrative
An engagingly unique independent short film with a supernatural twist about a widowed mother’s desperate fight to reconnect with her daughter. ... more »
full details quick view trailer
more info

TUESDAY
Dir: Oscar Lalo, Switzerland, 6 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Tuesday is a poignant, thought-provoking story of how life can take unexpected turns. Your neighbor, your grocer, maybe even your good friend could... more »
full details quick view
more info

UNFOLD
Dir: Steven Daly, Ireland, 15 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Mark's life has taken a turn for the worse and he's doing everything he can to hide his problems from the world around him. His everyday goal is to... more »
full details quick view winner: Best Cinematography Short
more info

WOO WOO
Dir: Nicki Manchisi, United States, 15 min, 2013, Short Narrative
Woo Woo tells the story of a young girl named Louise and an injured veteran in the summer of 1961. After WWI, Woo Woo can only mutter the words, 'wo... more »
full details quick view
more info





   

ABOUT CONTACT NEWS
 

© 2011-2017
Queens World Film Festival, Inc.
Screening Challenging and Exciting Film From Around the World and Around the Corner.