A collection of the best new short comedy shorts from around the world today.

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  • Yours Faithfully Edna Welthorpe (Mrs) short film, 5min., UK, Comedy/LGBTQ+

    Multi award winning and BAFTA nominated director Chris Shepherd (Dad's Dead, The Ringer) directs a short animation in tribute to Joe Orton (Entertaining Mr Sloane, Loot) to mark the 50th anniversary of his death. Voiced by Alison Steadman (Gavin and Stacey, Abigail's Party) and Robin Sebastian (H...

  • PULP FRICTION short film, 14min., Comedy/Parody/Fan Fiction

    The lives of two roommates and a mysterious man intertwine in a tale of conflict and clashing within close quarters.

    Directed by Tony Olmos, Mark A...

  • CHARITY CASE short film, 3min. UK, Comedy

    A young man's attempt to show a beautiful girl his charitable nature backfires...

    Directed by Sam Tibi, Brook Driver

    Cast: Nafees Hamid. Harriet Barrow. Aquiles Pantaleao. Louis Papaloizou

  • THE ASSASSINATION OF A MAN short film, 3min., Action/Comedy

    A hitman gets a call from his irate wife while on the job

    Writer/Director: Daniel Riser

    Cast: Todd Stroik, Lexy McAvinchey, Fred Grant

  • WHOSE IS THE LAND?, 14min., Italy, Environment/Comedy

    In the Upper World water flows unused from house taps. In the Under World sources are dry and arid. Green culture upstairs and survival culture downstairs. The two worlds and the families which live in those worlds seem to be separated and uncapable of communicating, but they are not. Pipes conne...

  • LOS ABCs: ¡Que vivan los muertos!, 5min., USA, Animation/Comedy

    Do you remember your ABCs? We think you do. Sing along with this group of animated Mariachi social documentarians who will guide you through imperial history that will make you laugh, cry, and wonder why. Crew Written and Directed by John Jota Leaños Art Direction Sean Levon Nash Animation and Te...

  • FRONTERA!, 12min., USA, Animation/Fantasy

    The Pueblo Revolt had to happen. Life was out of balance. Drought, hunger, colonial violence and religious persecution brought indigenous societies of New Mexico to the brink of collapse. The Pueblo people orchestrated the unthinkable: a pan-Indian uprising successfully expelling the Spanish occu...

  • DNN: DEAD NEWS NETWORK, 20min., USA, Animation/Sci-Fi

    DNN: Dead News Network
    Unfair and unbalanced! Dead News Network keeps you informed of bone-breaking news from the other side. Peter Deadings, Burt Donasque Dontatella and Sister Wendy bring you 24/7 news reports from the frontlines on the War on Errorism, the Million Muerto March and the Heist of...

  • LATE NIGHT SWIM short film, 21min., USA, Romance/Drama/Comedy

    "Late Night Swim" is an introspective psychedelic narrative about a man drifting through his days, until his vibrant ex-girlfriend appears in a dream, only to wake him up to life.

  • EAT JEREMY short film, 10min., Comedy/Black & White

    A couple in an early post apocalyptic world discuss whether to eat their dead best friend Jeremy or not.

    Writer/Director: Sam South

    Cast: Sam South, Dominique Provost-Chalkley, Ryan Early

  • 2020, 1min., Canada, Animation/Comedy

    A short animated film about what it was like to live through the unrelenting world-wide disaster that was the year 2020.

    Directed by JC Little

    Music: Apache Tomcat

  • FUCKING WORLD short film, 1min., Italy, Comedy

    Modern man lives his life ( day ) in just under a minute and thirty seconds . Lives frustration , joy and sense of incompleteness jumping from one emotion to another , from a knowledge gap to a lack filled by media messages . As a final gesture kills the world carrying the ransom that frees him f...

  • LOVE & FEAR short film, 15min., Ireland, Documentary, Comedy

    Grá & Eagla is a short documentary examining Irish people’s attitudes towards our native language.

    The story follows comedian Áine Gallagher as she prepares material for her bilingual stand-up comedy show, giving her an opportunity to explore why so many Irish people feel passionately about the...

  • 777 short film, 7min., Canada, Musical Crime/Comedy

    A young hostess at a seedy gambling joint gets in over her head when the place is ripped off by a gang of crafty musician-thieves in search of a mysterious box.

    Director/Writer: Charlie Å

    Cinematography: John Moon, Val Michailov

    Cast List: Tamir Kapelian, Katerina Cordos, Shondarayan Ja-Rhel ...

  • PROVERBIAL LUCK short film, 5min., Germany, Comedy/Romance

    Idioms garnish our language, but are often hard to translate. This comedy helps to illustrate them and tells the story of two neighbours, who become enamoured. The "foam-beater" (boaster) Hanspeter throws an eye after an addleheaded Annemarie, but she just "shows him the bird" (indicates that he ...

  • FELIX HAS A DREAM short film, 4min., USA, Comedy/Experimental/Sci-Fi

    As a meteor hurls towards Earth, Felix tries to party and reconnect with old friends.

    Writer/Director: Robert Campbell Sturdevant

    Cast: Max Brown

    Producer: Erin Croom

  • FREE short film, 3min., Finland, Comedy

    A woman’s quest to declutter her life comes with surprising results.

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    Writer/Director: JP Snell

    Cast: Wambui Njuguna-Räisänen, Doogie, Jeffrey Snell

    Director Biography - JP Snell

    JP Snell has written, p...

  • THE MEETING short film, 7min., USA, One Shot, Black & White Comedy

    A lowly office worker encounters unrelenting pressure from his co-workers to lead a meeting he is not prepared for.

    Directed by Kevin Hart, Steef Sealy

    Cast: Mark Shonsey, Eric Mather, Abby Boes, John Ashton, Riley Holmes, Jenna Moll Reyes, Max Cabot, Rick

    Director Statement
    A Kafkaesque tale ...

  • DISAPPEARED, 6min., Canada, Comedy/Sci-Fi

    On the day he plans to propose to his girlfriend, Wes, a lowly shipping clerk, finds a fountain pen that cause objects to vanish. He embraces the strange phenomenon as a novelty, until it threatens to impede his romantic plans, and very existence.

    Directed by Jon Silverberg

    Director Statement

  • STOP MOTION: THE MAKING OF, 2min., UK, Animation/Comedy

    A glimpse at behind the scenes of the making of stop motion animations with Steve The Test Dummy, and the moments that didn't quite go to plan

    Director Biography - Kessiah Arthur

    A flourishing artist in the practical and creature FX department in feature films, Kessiah enjoys making the weird, ...

  • A QUICK LOVE STORY, 7min., Comedy/Romance

    Lovable but lonely Steve finally meets a woman who understands him. Unfortunately she is an online survey. A short rom-com for anyone who's ever given their email address away.


    Steve, garçon sympathique mais seul, rencontre enfin une femme qui le comprend. Malh...

  • JAKE & JULIA, 12min., USA, Comedy/Romance

    During an overnight hotel stay after a depressing engagement party, a young couple decide to pursue a spontaneous erotic fantasy.

    Director Statement
    Let's be honest. Far too often, reading a director's statement for a short film is an exercise in tolerating unhealthy levels of self-indulgence fr...

  • 8 3/4, 10min., USA, Family/Comedy/Drama

    Armed with a formidable knowledge of Italian cinema, an irrepressible eight-year-old boy helps his grandfather recover from a catastrophic loss.

    Written & Directed by SHAWN M CHEATHAM

    Cast: Austin Cheatham, William Cheatham, Sarah Cheatham

    Score: Andrew Braun

  • A SIGN, 17min., France, Romance

    UN SIGNE is a bitter-sweet rom-com whose progress is paradoxically familiar and surprising. Everyone can identify with the young woman and has known a similar story, yet no one knows how this romance will end.

    An unnamed young woman walks in the streets of Montréal, all set up for Christmas. Thi...