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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 06.26.2014 | 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.

Emotional Video Uses Google Glass To Capture The Joy Of Love And Family

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 05.13.2014 | Good News

Who knew so much happiness could be held inside a manilla envelope? This sweet short film, titled "Seeds," follows a young man on his way to visit ...

Beautiful Tribute To A Grandmother Will Bring On Uncontrollable Happy Tears

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.06.2014 | Arts

Remembering the loved ones we've lost is a challenge as painful as it is rewarding. If you've ever tried to channel the memory of a life in all its co...

Not Defined by Her Disability

Bryan Cain-Jackson | Posted 06.21.2014 | Impact
Bryan Cain-Jackson

Everyone has a special talent or skill in life; it's up to that individual how they choose to use that skill. Those who are skilled in the art of com...

Ai Weiwei Is Starring In A 'Secret' Sci-Fi Thriller

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 04.03.2014 | Arts

"The Sand Storm" isn't long -- clocking in at 10 minutes -- but the short film does star Ai Weiwei. Right, that Ai Weiwei. The one with cameras tra...

You'll Never Look In Someone's Eyes The Same Way Again

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.27.2014 | Arts

No matter how much time we spend looking at them, there is something magical about the human eye. Whether you consider it the window into the soul or ...

Imagining Reproductive Rights in a Homonormative World

Sal Bardo | Posted 05.04.2014 | Gay Voices
Sal Bardo

But the concept of a homonormative society invites all sorts of other, less obvious questions, paramount among them being the logistics of procreation and gender roles.

Vimeo Acts As Therapy For Harold and Kumar Director

Shira Lazar | Posted 04.13.2014 | Media
Shira Lazar

At 32, Todd Strauss-Schulson came up in Hollywood at a time when traditional director gigs for big features were few and far between. After years hust...

Watch This Cat Artist Short Film Now

Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy

This cat artist Henri has more anguish than he knows what to do with, so he pours it all into his art. If you're in the Los Angeles area, the Cat Art ...

'Based On What My Grades Say, I'm Destined To Be A Failure'

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 01.23.2014 | Teen

"Minimum Max" is the title of this short film and its leading fictional character, but it was inspired by the real life of a teenage director named Jo...

Here's Basically Fireplace Porn

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 12.19.2013 | Comedy

It's about the log. The perfect positioning. The duration of the flame. To be an architect of fire, you must be an artiste -- a true direct...

BACK TO THE FLOOD With Alan Cumming

Jennifer Elster | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Jennifer Elster

The latest installment from The Being Experience is BACK TO THE FLOOD featuring Alan Cumming narrating a story about a tragic suicide, while my soul and other things drowned in the flood.

Leaving Hollywood To Break Into Hollywood: 'Thula'

Turnstyle | Posted 12.16.2013 | Entertainment
Turnstyle

By Noah J. Nelson (@noahjnelson) It takes a lot for filmmakers to stand out in Los Angeles. After all, there's a whole lot of talent and desire ...

Heart-Wrenching Video Shows How One Elderly Man Confronts Loneliness

Posted 10.10.2013 | Arts

In just over seven minutes, Barcelona-based filmmaker Theo Putzu manages to paint the most heart-wrenchingly beautiful depiction of loneliness V...

A 'Normal' Day In 2019 Looks Utterly Horrible

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.26.2013 | Technology

This disturbingly funny film created by Brooklyn-based comedy group Serious Lunch takes us through a day in the life of someone living in 2019. Are...

Poignant Short Film Depicts Teenage Breakup Unfolding Online

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 09.13.2013 | Entertainment

A poignant new short film offers a portrait of modern-day teenagers that's never been seen before. Told entirely from the perspective of one guy's com...

WATCH: Trippy Time-Lapse Captures Kaleidoscopic City Views

Posted 07.19.2013 | Arts

If you could take your favorite city, stick the entire thing inside a lava lamp and watch the results, we imagine you'd see something like this. "...

Best of 2013 Palm Springs Short Film Festival

Brad Schreiber | Posted 08.24.2013 | Entertainment
Brad Schreiber

While this writer was not able to see all 330 films from 49 countries over three days at the Palm Springs International Short Film Festival -- the largest of its kind in the U.S. -- all or part of 98 shorts were seen.

Much More Than a Zombie Film: Danger Word Brings Special Messages to Black Community

Olympia Duhart | Posted 08.04.2013 | Black Voices
Olympia Duhart

In "The Walking Dead," Warm Bodies and the upcoming World War Z, zombies are leaving deep footsteps in Hollywood. Now, black filmmakers are adding their own imprint to the zombie trek with the short film Danger Word.

WATCH: Short Film About Man Losing His Dog Is Incredible

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 06.03.2013 | Arts

A lot of people use the phrase "man's best friend" to talk about dogs, but few people have put it as well as Indiana-based cinematographer Chris Neal ...