Best of SIFF Shorts

90 minutes

June 15, 2014

Award winners and audience favorites from the Short Films programs of SIFF 2014.

Packaged Films

Fool's Day

A dark comedy about a 4th grade class that pulls an innocent April Fool's prank on their teacher ... with disastrous results.
d. Cody Blue Snider
USA | 2013 | 20 minutes

The Hero Pose

Mia is eight years old and wants to do just about anything but hang out at her dad’s house trying to sell a car that doesn't run.
d. Mischa Jakupcak
USA | 2013 | 13 minutes


Maria's routine at school is altered by the arrival of a very special child. Soon, they become close friends.
d. Pedro Solís
Spain | 2013 | 10 minutes

Mr. Invisible

A lonely, disregarded old man seems invisible to the world around him. But when he journeys to the heart of London, being invisible proves to be his greatest weapon.
d. Greg Ash
United Kingdom | 2013 | 14 minutes

Aban + Khorshid

An intimate portrait of two imprisoned Iranian men, remembering the world in which they met and fell in love.
d. Darwin Serink
USA | 2013 | 13 minutes

Rhino Full Throttle

Bruno roams the streets of Berlin with his head full of questions, looking for what's behind the many facades and surfaces, seeking the soul of the city, that little something that others might never notice.
d. Erik Schmitt
Germany | 2013 | 15 minutes


A man is hired to compile the definitive history of human existence before the planet blows up.
d. Bernardo Britto
USA | 2013 | 5 minutes

  • Running Time: 90 minutes