Film School Shorts

From dramas to rom-coms, watch award-winning short films that bring you Hollywood quality without the three-hour run time. Film School Shorts is a weekly series showcasing indie films with blockbuster talent, including Frances Conroy, Anna Camp, and more!

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Film School Shorts is made possible by a grant from Maurice Kanbar, celebrating the vitality and power of the moving image, and by the members of KQED.

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The Sadness In Fish Food

05:13

Marian, a common goldfish, realizes the claustrophobic nature of the world around her.



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Abandon

20:45

Based on disturbing true events, two kids run away from a group home.

Crushed In Space

06:44

Unrequited romance is tough, especially when you're in another galaxy.

Missing Pieces

26:41

Even across oceans and death we never forget the ones we love.

Beyond Her Years

26:05

Three young women confront prejudice and predation while navigating the adult world.

Women on the Verge

14:15

Two stories of love. Love for boys and a love for eggs.

AWOL

14:32

A queer Army recruit attempts to convince her lover to run away to Canada.