short films

Short Films on YouTube are a very interesting thing where you are presented with a very engaging story in a short amount of time. The audience that enjoys short films is quite substantial all over the country and the world, and one reason for this is that due to their short duration, you don’t encounter unnecessary romantic scenes, songs, and pointless dialogues in them. As a result, you remain highly engaged while watching their content.

You will be surprised to know that some Bollywood blockbuster movies were inspired by short films. Like-

  • Andhadhun – L”Accordeur (French Short Film)
  • Piku – Pikoo (A Short Film by Satyajit Ray)

Let’s take a look at some of the best short films available on YouTube that will give you a lot of enjoyment, fear, goosebumps, and even bring tears to your eyes.

1. A Simple Robbery

With a very unique story, this short film will surely shake your mind. This film can also be seen in relation to the concept of karma, how the hunter becomes the hunted. In the end of this film, some questions will linger in your mind.

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2. Not Friends Not Strangers

We all had to face a lot of difficulties during the COVID-19 pandemic. In these challenging times, many people helped others, and this kind of assistance not only provided support but also spread positivity. You should definitely watch this beautiful short film based on such acts of kindness on YouTube.

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3. The Purple Scarf

This short film, featuring the talented actress Shweta Tiwari, will showcase the challenges faced by a single mother due to financial constraints. Later, upon receiving some money, she momentarily sets aside her worries and learns to enjoy life.

“The Purple Scarf” salutes all single parents.

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4. Clap Clap

There is a horror short film called ‘Clap Clap’ on YouTube that will give you goosebumps. And the ending of this film is such that whenever you turn off the lights while going to sleep, you will definitely remember this film.

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5. Ahalya

You should definitely watch this masterpiece by the genius director Sujoy Ghosh. This short film provides you with an equal dose of thrill and mystery, and upon seeing its ending, you will be left astonished.

This is one of the best Short Films on YouTube

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6. Curve

This is the kind of short film that compels you to imagine and even scares you. The real thrill of watching it will come when you watch it by placing yourself in the role of its actress. You must definitely watch this short film.

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7. Ouch 2

We are all familiar with Sharman Joshi’s acting skills, and in this short film, he has once again delighted us with his acting. You should definitely watch this short film based on extramarital affairs.

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8. The Broken Table

Many people believe that love diminishes gradually with age, but that’s not true. The short film “The Broken Table,” available on YouTube, showcases true love and affection for one’s partner. You should definitely watch this film with your true love.

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9. Bittu

This short film portrays the act of compromising quite effectively and simply, which appears very genuine and realistic to watch.

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10. Adrishya

Many times, the dreams we see during our sleep come true. You must watch this short film based on the same concept. In it, due to attempting to prevent something seen in a dream, a very major accident occurs.

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11. Fisherwoman and Tuk Tuk

You should definitely watch this short film, which has been honored with several awards. Its concept and animation feel quite unique and fresh.

In this film, a fisherwoman is portrayed, who dreams of buying an ‘Auto Rickshaw’. Then, how her dream comes true and what unfolds in her journey with the auto is something you should definitely find out by watching this short film.

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12. Anukul

“Anukul,” written by Satyajit Ray and directed by Sujoy Ghosh, appears quite fresh and unique in terms of an Indian concept. It portrays how a robot unknowingly turns its owner into a crorepati.

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13. Tokri

No matter how much praise is given to this short film, it will be less. One of our most favorite short films, ‘Tokri’ (The Basket), shows a child’s journey to rectify her mistake and her love for her father. Upon witnessing this affection, you will also feel touched. You must definitely watch ‘Tokri’ once.

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