15 featurettes that look in the same breath
Perhaps, there is a more complex genre than shorties. After all, in fact, to tell the story in a dignified manner and attract viewers, creators is given far less screen time and, consequently, fewer opportunities. You need to have a remarkable talent to do without superfluous details, leaving only the essence.
We have collected the best examples of short films that look in one breath and leaves a strong impression long.
The Circus "Butterfly"
Happiness can be found anywhere. It is more important to have faith in yourself, which opens in a man unseen force. This is what the movie took Joshua Weigel. And the victory of the spirit over the body. The immortal spirit of the frail, mortal shell.
The film, though filmed in black and white, seems to be surprisingly bright and colorful, causing only positive emotions, and, of course, a smile. Kurt Quinn showed us amazing, naive and a bit of a fairy-tale story about the power of the human smile that could make even the most gloomy day brighter.
They met and parted, walked, went to the movies, listening to music, dancing, she read him his role, he spoke to her in French, German, Russian, and cried with passion, they quarreled, she screamed in anger, they We put up again walked, went to the movies, listening to music, dancing ... And so - to infinity. Such is the vicious circle. Circle of love.
After the failure at Bernstein Competition for Young Pianists Andrian becomes piano tuners. That's just not the usual tuner and blind. training week, special lenses, stick - and he is blind. It would seem, why deliberately pretending healthy person blind? It is said that when a person is deprived of something, it exacerbates other senses, it becomes more sensitive. Easily cause confidence Adrian has no lack of customers - everyone wants a blind piano tuner.
On the head of a cowboy hat, holster - revolver cool. The main character walks into a saloon somewhere in the Wild West, and these actions are accompanied by the traditional voice of the narrator, who stebetsya every spoken phrase. A huge pile of clichés of classical and modern westerns - cheeky images of rural women to unnecessarily intricate plots. Combining in a single unit, they become a great comedy.
Miss Anderson, played by Uma Thurman magnificent works in store gift wrapping. One day, she met with Mr. Grimm - illusionist, who helps her to see the real magic around.
The Little Heinrich Meissner on friendly terms with David Silberstein, from a Jewish family boy who is waiting for a concentration camp. Henry's mother to protect her son from the injury, trying to convince him that David and his family go on a journey to a distant land of toys. This is a story about ordinary German people who are willing to put themselves at risk to save a neighbor's boy, guilty only that he was a Jew.
Now or never
The main character by the name of Richie is a pitiful sight. But when he decides to commit suicide, there is a new meaning to it. Evening in the company of cheerful niece Sophia, sincerely wishing to get to know his uncle showed him a bright, interesting world that is very different from where it exists.
It is hard to be a god
Wordless Music featurette about the magic of the DJ, who with the help of his same magic turntables can change the course of time. Hero saves one human life, inadvertently compromising the other person. Eight minutes to go in the same breath. The same shift will end guardian angel?
An old woman tells the casual buyer in the supermarket, it is very similar to her son. So much so that just painful to watch. Young people under the influence of maternal all-consuming love "melts". A woman asks her to say "bye-bye" when it comes out of the store, and a guy willing to do it. He does not even know what it is harmless "buy" it will cost.
This is the story of a man whose facial muscles are left partially paralyzed after an accident. Is it easy to live with an eternal smile on his face? The author proposes to think about what it is: smile when you are sad, smile when angry, smile when more than anything I want to cry.
Request to friends waiting for confirmation
The picture reminds us that the girls - they are always girls at any age. All the same I want to receive a note from the boys, afraid to call first, covered with small ants and wait, when he will answer. And then with a sigh of relief that everything was so simple, and was relieved to escape to the hairdresser to direct marafet before the long-awaited date.
The life of an ordinary employee of a large company is boring and predictable: every day rise in one and the same time, breakfast, bus ride to and from work. Once he sees pretty girl in the window of the building opposite and began stealthily to spy on her. Over time, she noticed that she was being followed, and writes on a sheet of A4 "Do not peek."
In the 17-minute film tells the story quite interesting, but low-light hobby historians Yevgeny Petrov, a co-author Ilya Ilf. It turns out that he liked to write letters to people on a non-existent non-existing addresses, but the actual country. And who knew that one day the answer is still to come.
Do I have to burst?
One morning the mother of two young daughters and wife nedotepistogo Pope - Sini - wakes up in a panic: she overslept and was late for a family wedding. Ironic story about what can happen when all the work of the house are kept on a single person.