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The Simple Beauty In How 5-Year-Olds From Different Faiths Prepare For Religious Services

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 01.12.2017 | OWN

Five children. Five countries. Five religions. It might seem as if children like that couldn’t be more different, but in less than five minutes, dir...

Cooking with Dr. Taquito

Liz Reed | Posted 10.26.2016 | Comedy
Liz Reed

Learn some killer cooking tips from evil genius Dr. Taquito....

Diego Luna And Jarritos Honor ‘The Immigrants That Make The U.S. Great’

The Huffington Post | Tanisha Ramirez | Posted 10.25.2016 | Latino Voices

Mexican actor-director Diego Luna collaborated with soft drink brand Jarritos to direct a special short film honoring people who immigrate to the Unit...

Beautiful 5-Minute Film Uses A Piñata To Prove Love Trumps Hate

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 10.19.2016 | Latino Voices

Nothing is greater than a mother’s love, not even her hatred for Donald Trump. British writer and director Sarah Clift’s award-winning short film ...

Tired of Netflix? Here Are 10 Short Films To Watch This Fall Instead

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 10.13.2016 | Arts

The paradox of Netflix: scrolling through the selection of movies and series can feel both endless and very limited. Should you watch another episode...

"Forgiveness" A Film by Satie Gossett

Catherine Bauknight | Posted 10.01.2016 | Entertainment
Catherine Bauknight

Photo courtesy of "Forgiveness" By Catherine Bauknight Satie Gossett, writer and director has made a thought provoking film called "Forgiveness." T...

This SFX Artist Is Taking 'Choose Your Own Adventure' To A New Level

Marisa Bruch | Posted 05.26.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Marisa Bruch

Ever wish you could go back to the days of 'choose your own adventure'? Those books were the BEST, except when you took a wrong turn and the book was over after 3 choices...

Music Video or Art Film? The Lost Star as Diamond Lil'

Roxane Assaf Lynn | Posted 04.20.2016 | Arts
Roxane Assaf Lynn

A sneak preview off the Champs-Élysées has been the only showing of the complete Diamond Lil' prior to the embedded video published below. An exquisite marriage of costume, corset, feathers and light brought the legend to life with The Lost Star playing the transformed woman formerly known as "Lilly."

Rebellious Woman Breaks Out Of Retirement Home In Hilarious Video

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 04.04.2016 | Fifty

If you thought Ferris Bueller was good, the senior version is even better. Bueller, you'll want to meet Florence. She's left the building. The star o...

What if It Was You in That Picture Everyone's Laughing At?

Valerie Alexander | Posted 11.18.2016 | Good News
Valerie Alexander

Hateful, mean pictures show up on the Internet every day, with people gleefully leaping in to add their ugly voices to the fray. But if we can counter that -- if we can think about the human side and the human cost of those pictures, we can make the world a kinder place and we can all be just a little better.

Sweet Short Captures The True Meaning Of Dia De Los Muertos

The Huffington Post | Tanisha Ramirez | Posted 10.29.2015 | Latino Voices

Día de los Muertos is upon us, and what better way to get in the spirit of the holiday than by watching a beautiful animated short that perfectly ill...

Short Film, Big Issues -- Up Close With a Social Impact Filmmaker

Alessandro Demaio | Posted 09.29.2016 | Impact
Alessandro Demaio

The world is increasingly noisy with important information. In the wake of the new Sustainable Development Goals and as the world looks to new ways to tackle major collective challenges, I examine the role of film in engaging and inspiring populations.

Mom's Day Off: An Unscripted Daycation

Kristie Stumpf Rork | Posted 08.09.2016 | Parents
Kristie Stumpf Rork

My children are ALWAYS with me -- ALWAYS. Not since a year ago, when my father was flown to a hospital in Central New York for emergency surgery, have I been away from my hubby and children for any more than a couple hours.

Stop-Motion Short Explores Life At 'Woolly Bush' Nudist Colony

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.14.2015 | Arts

If you love knitting, naughty puns, meticulously executed stop-motion animation and the glorious freedom of running through the British countryside wi...

8 Contemporary Icons Explain The Relationship Between Artistry And Technology

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.30.2015 | Arts

It's difficult, if not entirely impossible, for today's artists to ignore the growing influence of technology on their respective fields. As tools bot...

Powerful Short Film Challenges Beauty Ideals That Govern Skin Color

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.27.2015 | Arts

In discussions of mainstream beauty ideals, it's not uncommon to hear media outlets discuss the prominence of certain body types, addressing disorders...

A Daughter's Grief

Zariya Shouler | Posted 05.18.2015 | Women
Zariya Shouler

I am deeply thankful for the time we had together. I am grateful to have had such a mother and I am privileged to have known her.

Short Films By Women Directors and Why We Love Making Them

Paige Morrow Kimball | Posted 01.10.2015 | Women
Paige Morrow Kimball

While it's well known that women struggle to be equally represented in Hollywood (only 6 percent of the top Hollywood feature films were directed by women in 2013) in the world of short film, women filmmakers are creatively thriving.

This Inspiring Film Reminds Us Of The Value Of A Kind Gesture

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 10.29.2014 | Good News

Even the simplest act of kindness can motivate others to pay it forward. In the short film above from Viddsee, entitled, "Ripple," a little girl p...

This Short Film About Running Through Rain Reminds Us To Let Go Of The Little Things

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 08.22.2014 | Good News

This short film, based on a true story, uses a child's simple, but profound words on a rainy day to show that we shouldn't sweat the small stuff in li...

Man Explains How He Survived On An Almost All-Pizza Diet For 25 Years

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 07.17.2014 | Taste

And no, he hasn't turned into a Ninja Turtle yet.

Imagine If You Could Time Travel To Interrupt Your Last Hookup

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 07.14.2014 | Comedy

What if you could travel back in time to your latest and greatest hookup -- and barge in to warn yourself about the upcoming pitfalls? This -- and...

9 Things Girls Should Only Ever Learn After Growing Up

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 07.10.2014 | Women

Kids will believe in anything, and maybe that's for the best. From dandelions that grant wishes to chicken soup that cures all ills, they fall for...

Kim Gordon And Arcade Fire Are In A Short Film Together, Commence Collective Squee

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 06.27.2014 | Arts

It's true, the noise rock woman of your dreams and members of that Canadian indie sextet that made disco cool again are in a short film together. It i...

Crowd-Sourced Filmmaking: Depending on the Kindness of Strangers

Mitchell Rose | Posted 08.25.2014 | Arts
Mitchell Rose

I've made 25 films in which I've done funny, I've done dramatic and conceptual and beautiful. In this film, I wanted to go for something I hadn't tried -- joyous. And I hoped to do that in a celebration of humanity.