Tag: Shorts

The Electric Sheepdog

The Electric Sheepdog is a futuristic short film about a boy who loses his dog and tries to replace it with an electric sheepdog.


Why don’t animated films receive as much recognition as live action films?

Animated films are just as good as their live action counterparts. Why is it, then, that animation rarely ever gets recognised alongside live action films?

Elkhart Express: The Glenn Cunningham Story

Elkhart Express is a short film telling the story of Glenn Cunningham, the record holder for the mile in the 1930s.

Frame from Heist


Heist is a western action comedy about a group of bandits who get more than they bargained for when they try to rob a train.

Still of Piper. Courtesy of Pixar Studios

The short films nominated for Oscars

While there are certainly many good shows being nominated for Best Picture, there are also many great film shorts nominated for Oscars this year. Here are my takes on 10 of them.


Hedron is a fable-style story about the relationship between a circle and three triangles.

Sir Marshmallow Studios

The Desolation of Marshmallow

The Desolation of Marshmallow is a medieval fantasy flip book featuring a knight and a dragon.