Oscar for Best Animated Short Film

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1. Flowers and Trees (1932)

Approved | 8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.5
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An evil tree stump, jealous of two trees in love, starts a forest fire.

Director: Burt Gillett | Stars: Esther Campbell, Marion Darlington

Votes: 1,591

2. Three Little Pigs (1933)

Passed | 9 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.5
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When a hungry wolf starts blowing down some pigs' houses, they take refuge in their sensible brother's brick house.

Director: Burt Gillett | Stars: Billy Bletcher, Pinto Colvig, Dorothy Compton, Mary Moder

Votes: 3,902 | Gross: $0.25M

3. The Tortoise and the Hare (1935)

Approved | 9 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.3
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A Walt Disney Silly Symphony telling of the classic fable about a foot race between speedy Max Hare, aka The Blue Streak, and and Slow But Sure Toby Tortoise.

Director: Wilfred Jackson | Stars: Pinto Colvig, Eddie Holden, Ned Norton

Votes: 1,664

4. Three Orphan Kittens (1935)

9 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.1
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Three orphan kittens are entering a society house in winter and ruin the furniture. But when they're caught by the maid, the young daughter of the house "rescues" them from the cold out ... See full summary »

Director: David Hand | Star: Lillian Randolph

Votes: 757

5. The Country Cousin (1936)

Approved | 7 min | Family, Comedy, Animation

7.0
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Morty Citymouse invites his cousin Abner Countrymouse for a visit and shows him the ways of the big city, including traps, eating quietly, and busy traffic.

Director: Wilfred Jackson

Votes: 1,024

6. The Old Mill (1937)

Approved | 9 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

8.0
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We see the various birds, mice, and bats that have moved into an old windmill, followed by the frogs, crickets, and fireflies making their music in an adjacent pond. Then a storm comes, ... See full summary »

Director: Wilfred Jackson | Stars: Marie Arbuckle, Jean MacMurray, Louise Myers, Clarence Nash

Votes: 2,764

7. Ferdinand the Bull (1938)

Approved | 8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.2
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Little Ferdinand the bull is stung by a bumblebee when men come to pick a bull for a fight. When he gets in the arena, all he cares about are the flowers in the matador's hands.

Director: Dick Rickard | Stars: Don Wilson, Walt Disney, Milt Kahl

Votes: 1,758

8. Ugly Duckling (1939)

Approved | 9 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.8
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A newborn cygnet searches for a family that will accept him.

Directors: Jack Cutting, Clyde Geronimi

Votes: 1,945

9. The Milky Way (1940)

Approved | 8 min | Comedy, Animation, Fantasy

6.6
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The Three Little Kittens tie helium balloons to a basket and travel up to the Milky Way, which is filled with all the milk they can drink.

Director: Rudolf Ising | Star: Bernice Hansen

Votes: 478

10. Lend a Paw (1941)

Approved | 8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.1
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Pluto saves the life of a kitten, and later feels jealous towards the kitten after Mickey Mouse takes the kitten in.

Director: Clyde Geronimi | Stars: Pinto Colvig, Walt Disney

Votes: 819

11. Der Fuehrer's Face (1942)

Approved | 8 min | Family, Short, War

7.7
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Donald Duck has a nightmare that he lives in Germany slaving under the Nazi regime.

Director: Jack Kinney | Stars: Billy Bletcher, Clarence Nash

Votes: 3,298

12. The Yankee Doodle Mouse (1943)

Approved | 8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.8
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In honor of the U.S. military during WWII, Tom and Jerry do battle in the basement using household items as either war weapons or vehicles.

Directors: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna

Votes: 1,109

13. Mouse Trouble (1944)

Approved | 7 min | Family, Animation, Short

8.0
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Tom's new book on "how to catch a mouse" doesn't prove too helpful against Jerry; actually, Jerry seems to make better use of it than Tom.

Directors: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna

Votes: 1,278

14. Quiet Please! (1945)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Family, Comedy

7.8
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The bulldog wants to take a nap. Tom wants to chase Jerry around the house. Naps and noise don't mix, and so the bulldog threatens Tom to keep quiet or else.

Directors: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna | Stars: Billy Bletcher, William Hanna

Votes: 1,324

15. The Cat Concerto (1947)

Passed | 8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

8.2
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Jerry is determined to disrupt Tom's concert while Tom fights him with the piano without missing a single note.

Directors: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna

Votes: 3,216

16. Tweetie Pie (1947)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Family, Short

7.3
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Thomas the cat finds Tweety in the snow, warming himself by a cigar butt. Thomas's mistress rescues the little yellow bird before her cat can devour him, but Thomas doesn't give up.

Director: Friz Freleng | Stars: Mel Blanc, Bea Benaderet

Votes: 894

17. The Little Orphan (1948)

Approved | 8 min | Family, Short, Animation

7.8
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The Bide-a-Wee Mouse Home has sent the orphan mouse, Nibbles, to spend Thanksgiving with Jerry. But Jerry's cupboard is bare, and Nibbles is always hungry. They start by raiding Tom's milk ... See full summary »

Directors: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna

Votes: 1,073

18. For Scent-imental Reasons (1949)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.4
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Pepe Le Peu chases a female cat in a perfume shop until she turns the tables on him.

Director: Chuck Jones | Star: Mel Blanc

Votes: 1,219

19. Gerald McBoing-Boing (1950)

Approved | 8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.1
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The story of a little boy who would only talk in sound effects. With story by Dr. Seuss (and Bill Scott of Rocky and Bullwinkle fame) this cartoon won the Oscar for best short subject (animated) for 1950.

Director: Robert Cannon | Star: Marvin Miller

Votes: 1,466

20. The Two Mouseketeers (1951)

Approved | 8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.5
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This Tom and Jerry cartoon is set in 17th century France. Tom, who is a soldier in the King's castle, is assigned to guard the food laid out on a banquet table. Jerry and a smaller mouse ... See full summary »

Directors: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna | Star: Francoise Brun-Cottan

Votes: 927

21. Johann Mouse (1952)

Approved | 8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.6
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At the home of Austrian composer Johann Strauss, lived Johann Mouse. Whenever the composer played his waltzes, the mouse would dance to the music, unable to control himself. One day, when ... See full summary »

Directors: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna | Star: Hans Conried

Votes: 921

22. Toot Whistle Plunk and Boom (1953)

Approved | 10 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.2
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A crash course on the history of Western musical instruments.

Directors: Ward Kimball, Charles A. Nichols | Stars: The Mellomen, Loulie Jean Norman, Charlie Parlato, Bill Thompson

Votes: 1,066

23. When Magoo Flew (1954)

6 min | Animation, Family, Comedy

6.6
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Mr. Magoo sets off to go to the movies but goes to an airport by mistake and gets on a plane thinking it to be a theater. Little does Magoo know the man he is sitting next to is actually a ... See full summary »

Director: Pete Burness | Stars: Jim Backus, Jerry Hausner

Votes: 253

24. Speedy Gonzales (1955)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Family, Short

7.4
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Starving Mexican mice want access to a cheese factory guarded by Sylvester Cat and send for Speedy Gonzales, the fastest mouse in all Mexico, to breeze past Sylvester and obtain the cheese ... See full summary »

Director: Friz Freleng | Stars: Mel Blanc, Stan Freberg

Votes: 1,604

25. Magoo's Puddle Jumper (1956)

6 min | Family, Animation, Short

5.4
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At a used car lot, Mr. Magoo is intent on buying a car for his nephew Waldo. He is slick talked into buying an old clunker thanks to a shifty salesman but he drives it off anyway. ... See full summary »

Director: Pete Burness | Stars: Jim Backus, Daws Butler

Votes: 191

26. Birds Anonymous (1957)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Family, Short

7.8
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In this spoof of Alcoholics Anonymous, pussy cats are cast as bird-eating addicts and go through the 12-step process to deal with their addiction. Sylvester, who could never quite get the ... See full summary »

Director: Friz Freleng | Star: Mel Blanc

Votes: 984

27. Knighty Knight Bugs (1958)

Approved | 6 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.7
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Court jester Bugs races against the Black Knight (Yosemite Sam) and his sneezing dragon in pursuit of the Singing Sword.

Director: Friz Freleng | Star: Mel Blanc

Votes: 1,183

28. Moonbird (1959)

10 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

5.5
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Two boys go outside at night to capture a bird.

Director: John Hubley | Stars: Mark Hubley, Ray Hubley

Votes: 395

29. Munro (1961)

9 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

6.9
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A four-year-old boy is drafted into the army.

Director: Gene Deitch | Stars: Howard Morris, Seth Deitch, Marie Deitch, Jules Feiffer

Votes: 350

30. Surogat (1961)

10 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.3
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Simple story about the man who comes to the beach and uses inflatable objects for all of his needs.

Director: Dusan Vukotic

Votes: 836

31. The Hole (1962)

15 min | Animation, Short

6.2
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Two men discuss the nature of accidents and the possibility of nuclear war.

Director: John Hubley | Stars: Dizzy Gillespie, George Mathews

Votes: 307

32. The Critic (1963)

Approved | 4 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

7.1
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Mel Brooks is an old man watching abstract animations. He doesn't understand them, so he heckles with strange commentary, to the annoyance of those around him.

Director: Ernest Pintoff | Star: Mel Brooks

Votes: 724

33. The Pink Phink (1964)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Family, Comedy

7.7
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A house painter uses blue as his color of choice, while the Pink Panther has a different selection in mind.

Directors: Friz Freleng, Hawley Pratt

Votes: 861

34. The Dot and the Line: A Romance in Lower Mathematics (1965)

Approved | 10 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.7
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A simple line attempts to woo his true love, a dot, away from the unkempt squiggle she prefers. But he'll have to learn to bend before she'll notice him.

Directors: Chuck Jones, Maurice Noble | Star: Robert Morley

Votes: 1,151

35. A Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass Double Feature (1966)

Approved | 6 min | Animation, Short, Music

5.7
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A prototype of modern music videos, this is an animated film set to the music of two popular tunes recorded by Herb Alpert and his Latin-flavored brass ensemble - "Spanish Flea" and "Tijuana Taxi".

Director: John Hubley

Votes: 180

36. The Box (1967)

9 min | Animation, Short

6.1
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An old bearded man wearing a raincoat walks into a bar and sits down, placing a mysterious box next to him. The other patrons try, with varying success, to find out what's inside.

Director: Fred Wolf

Votes: 156

37. Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day (1968)

G | 25 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

8.0
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Winnie the Pooh and his friends experience high winds, heavy rains, and a flood in Hundred Acre Wood.

Director: Wolfgang Reitherman | Stars: Sebastian Cabot, Sterling Holloway, John Fiedler, Jon Walmsley

Votes: 3,995

38. It's Tough to Be a Bird (1969)

G | 21 min | Comedy, Family, Documentary

7.2
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Part cartoon and part documentary, this film offers a humorous look at birds and the ways people perceive them.

Director: Ward Kimball | Stars: Ruth Buzzi, Richard Bakalyan, John Emerson, Jim Swain

Votes: 293

39. Is It Always Right to Be Right? (1970)

8 min | Animation, Short

6.5
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The world is divided into factions, on opposite sides of issues; each side is, of course, right. And so the gap between the people grows, until someone challenges the absolutist view of what's "right."

Director: Lee Mishkin | Stars: Orson Welles, Diana Hale

Votes: 210

40. The Crunch Bird (1971)

GP | 2 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

5.5
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A woman goes into a pet store seeking a gift for her husband. She decides to get him a bird with a most unusual talent, but her gift brings about an unforeseen result.

Director: Ted Petok | Star: Len Maxwell

Votes: 272

41. A Christmas Carol (1971 TV Short)

28 min | Animation, Family, Short

7.7
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An old bitter miser is given a chance for redemption when spirits visit him on Christmas Eve.

Director: Richard Williams | Stars: Alastair Sim, Michael Redgrave, Michael Hordern, Diana Quick

Votes: 924

42. Frank Film (1973)

G | 9 min | Animation, Short, Biography

6.3
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This animated short features two soundtracks - in one, Frank narrates an autobiography,in the other, he reads off a list of words beginning with the letter "f." Tying the two soundtracks ... See full summary »

Directors: Caroline Mouris, Frank Mouris | Star: Frank Mouris

Votes: 524

43. Closed Mondays (1974)

8 min | Animation, Short, Fantasy

6.6
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A man visiting a museum sees the works of art come to life.

Directors: Bob Gardiner, Will Vinton | Stars: Todd Oleson, Holly Johnson

Votes: 512

44. Great (Isambard Kingdom Brunel) (1975)

30 min | Documentary, Animation, Short

7.2
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An animated film about the British engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel, who spearheaded numerous engineering marvels of the early 19th century - including the Thames Tunnel, the Great Western ... See full summary »

Director: Bob Godfrey | Stars: Richard Briers, Harry Fowler, Barbara Moore, Angus Lennie

Votes: 228

45. Leisure (1976)

14 min | Animation, Short

6.0
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A short course of boring history about how not to die of boredom.

Director: Bruce Petty | Star: Alexander Archdale

Votes: 314

46. Le château de sable (1977)

13 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.0
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On a sandy desert, a man made of sand constructs other sand creatures to help make a beautiful sand castle for themselves.

Director: Co Hoedeman

Votes: 790

47. Special Delivery (1978)

7 min | Short, Comedy, Animation

7.4
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A hapless husband neglects to clear the icy walk, which leads to the mailman slipping and breaking his neck. A comedy of errors results from his attempts to hide the body.

Directors: Eunice Macaulay, John Weldon | Stars: Sandy Sanderson, Jean Marchand

Votes: 792

48. Every Child (1979)

6 min | Family, Comedy, Animation

6.5
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An abandoned baby is repeatedly left on a series of doorsteps in a well to do community, only to be rejected by each in turn until the infant arrives at the one social group that shows any ... See full summary »

Director: Eugene Fedorenko | Stars: Bernard Carez, Sophie Cowling, Raymond Pollender

Votes: 632

49. A légy (1980)

3 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.6
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A fine day in the life of a fly presented completely from the fly's point of view. A fine day until something dreary happens, that is.

Director: Ferenc Rófusz

Votes: 1,343

50. Crac (1980)

15 min | Animation, Short, Drama

7.4
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The industrialization of Montreal, as seen from the point of view of a rocking-chair.

Director: Frédéric Back

Votes: 1,245

51. Tango (1981)

8 min | Animation, Short

7.8
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Subsequent characters appear in a poorly-decorated room, intertwining but never colliding, all possessed by never-ending rituals.

Director: Zbigniew Rybczynski

Votes: 1,936

52. Sundae in New York (1983)

4 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

5.2
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A character closely resembling then-mayor Ed Koch sings a variation on the "Theme from 'New York, New York'" in an entirely clay-animated film depicting a variety of locations and ... See full summary »

Director: Jimmy Picker | Star: Scott Record

Votes: 347

53. Charade (1984)

5 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

7.1
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A talented, but doomed, gentleman tries to participate in a properly British game of charades.

Director: John Minnis | Star: John Minnis

Votes: 535

54. Anna & Bella (1984)

8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.0
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Two sisters look back on their life together.

Director: Børge Ring | Stars: Tonny Huurdeman, Annemieke Ring, Peter Ring

Votes: 700

55. Een griekse tragedie (1985)

7 min | Comedy, Animation, Short

5.6
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Three scantily-clad female figures struggle to hold up the crumbling remains of an ancient Greek temple.

Director: Nicole Van Goethem

Votes: 488

56. The Man Who Planted Trees (1987)

30 min | Animation, Short, Drama

8.6
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The story of a shepherd's single handed quest to re-forest a barren valley.

Director: Frédéric Back | Stars: Philippe Noiret, Christopher Plummer

Votes: 4,860

57. Tin Toy (1988)

G | 5 min | Animation, Short, Family

6.6
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A tin one-man-band toy tries to escape a destructive baby.

Director: John Lasseter

Votes: 7,850

58. Balance (1989)

7 min | Animation, Short, Drama

8.0
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A group of fishermen on a precariously balanced platform fight over a trunk.

Directors: Christoph Lauenstein, Wolfgang Lauenstein

Votes: 4,051

59. Creature Comforts (1989)

5 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

7.8
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A humourous and thought provoking view of what animals in zoos might be thinking about their captivity and surroundings.

Director: Nick Park | Star: Julie Sedgewick

Votes: 5,404

60. Manipulation (1991)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.9
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A discarded cartoon character and some spilt ink combine and interact as if the cartoonist had drawn their actions. Discovering them, the cartoonist then joins in the interaction.

Director: Daniel Greaves

Votes: 389

61. Mona Lisa Descending a Staircase (1992)

7 min | Animation, Short

7.0
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Two-dimensional clay animations melding and merging the work of 35 famous artists.

Director: Joan C. Gratz | Star: Jean G. Poulot

Votes: 584

62. The Wrong Trousers (1993)

Not Rated | 30 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

8.4
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Wallace is used by a criminal penguin in a robbery involving mechanical trousers.

Director: Nick Park | Stars: Peter Sallis, Peter Hawkins

Votes: 44,339

63. Bob's Birthday (1994)

12 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

7.1
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A devoted and happily-married housewife organises a surprise party on the occasion of her husband's birthday, unbeknownst to her that her dentist spouse is experiencing a sudden mid-life crisis at his office.

Directors: David Fine, Alison Snowden | Stars: Andy Hamilton, Harry Enfield, Alison Snowden, Andrew MacLachlan

Votes: 667

64. A Close Shave (1995)

Not Rated | 30 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

8.2
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Wallace falls for Wendolene, a wool shop owner, while Gromit is framed for the sheep rustling.

Director: Nick Park | Stars: Peter Sallis, Anne Reid, Justin Fletcher, Peter Hawkins

Votes: 33,239

65. Quest (1996)

12 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.3
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A being made of sand wakes up in the desert. It finds a bottle near him, but it's empty. The noise of dropping water can be heard not far away. When the being finds the place the ground ... See full summary »

Director: Tyron Montgomery

Votes: 530

66. Geri's Game (1997)

4 min | Animation, Short, Family

8.0
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Geri sets up a chess game to play his greatest opponent - himself.

Director: Jan Pinkava | Star: Bob Peterson

Votes: 18,324

67. Bunny (1998)

Unrated | 7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.8
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An elderly widowed rabbit grieving her husband's death is encountered by a moth who invites her into the afterlife.

Director: Chris Wedge

Votes: 1,629

68. The Old Man and the Sea (1999)

20 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

8.1
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An old fisherman goes out on his fishing trip and makes a huge catch, the biggest of his life.

Director: Aleksandr Petrov | Stars: Gordon Pinsent, Kevin Duhaney, Yôji Matsuda, Rentarô Mikuni

Votes: 3,169

69. Father and Daughter (2000)

8 min | Animation, Short, Drama

7.9
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A father says goodbye to his young daughter. Time passes and the daughter moves through life age by age, but within her there is always a deep longing for her father.

Director: Michael Dudok de Wit

Votes: 4,663

70. For the Birds (2000)

G | 3 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

8.1
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A group of snooty birds roosting on a telephone wire get their just deserts when a goofy bird drops in.

Director: Ralph Eggleston | Star: Ralph Eggleston

Votes: 23,780

71. The Chubbchubbs! (2002)

G | 6 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.5
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A janitor at an alien nightclub gets his wish to be a singer.

Director: Eric Armstrong | Stars: Brad Simonsen, Mortonette Jenkins, Jeff Wolverton, Peter Lurie

Votes: 3,484

72. Harvie Krumpet (2003)

TV-14 | 23 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

8.0
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The odd biography of a man who has Tourette's Syndrome, chronic bad luck, menial jobs, nudist tendencies, and a book of "fakts" hung around his neck.

Director: Adam Elliot | Stars: Geoffrey Rush, Kamahl, John Flaus, Julie Forsyth

Votes: 7,321

73. Ryan (2004)

TV-PG | 14 min | Documentary, Animation, Short

7.6
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The movie talks about the life of Ryan Larkin, a gifted Canadian animator of the late '60s and the early '70s.

Director: Chris Landreth | Stars: Ryan Larkin, Chris Landreth, Felicity Fanjoy, Derek Lamb

Votes: 2,480

74. The Moon and the Son: An Imagined Conversation (2005)

28 min | Animation, Short, Biography

6.9
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The Moon and the Son, a 30-minute autobiographical animated film by John Canemaker, explores the difficult emotional terrain of father/son relationships as seen through Canemaker's own ... See full summary »

Director: John Canemaker | Stars: Eli Wallach, John Turturro, Mary Bringle, Peter Schlosser

Votes: 540

75. The Danish Poet (2006)

15 min | Animation, Short, Romance

7.6
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A woman ponders over the strange coincidences that made her forefathers and -mothers meet and create the premises for her becoming the person that she is.

Director: Torill Kove | Star: Liv Ullmann

Votes: 1,989

76. Peter & the Wolf (2006)

G | 32 min | Animation, Short, Family

7.6
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An animated retelling set to Prokofiev's suite. Peter is a slight lad, solitary, locked out of the woods by his protective grandfather, his only friend a duck. In town, he's bullied. When a... See full summary »

Director: Suzie Templeton

Votes: 3,459

77. The House of Small Cubes (2008)

12 min | Animation, Short, Drama

8.3
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To save his house from rising flood waters, an old man uses bricks to build it higher, then he relives events from his past while searching for his dropped pipe.

Director: Kunio Kato | Star: Masami Nagasawa

Votes: 7,921

78. Logorama (2009)

R | 16 min | Animation, Short, Action

7.6
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Police chase an armed criminal in a version of Los Angeles comprised entirely of corporate logos.

Directors: François Alaux, Hervé de Crécy, Ludovic Houplain | Stars: Bob Stephenson, Sherman Augustus, Aja Evans, Joel Michaely

Votes: 5,083

79. The Lost Thing (2010)

Not Rated | 15 min | Animation, Short, Drama

7.4
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A boy finds a strange creature on a beach, and decides to find a home for it in a world where everyone believes there are far more important things to pay attention to.

Directors: Andrew Ruhemann, Shaun Tan | Star: Tim Minchin

Votes: 3,042

80. The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore (2011)

TV-G | 15 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

8.0
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After a hurricane levels his city, a young man wanders into a mysterious library where books literally come to life.

Directors: William Joyce, Brandon Oldenburg

Votes: 4,905

81. Paperman (2012)

G | 7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

8.3
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An office worker meets the girl of his dreams and uses a fleet of paper airplanes to get her attention.

Director: John Kahrs | Stars: John Kahrs, Kari Wahlgren, Jack Goldenberg, Jeff Turley

Votes: 27,945

82. Mr Hublot (2013)

11 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.2
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Mr Hublot is a withdrawn, idiosyncratic character with OCD, scared of change and the outside world. Robot Pet's arrival turns his life upside down: he has to share his home with this very invasive companion.

Directors: Alexandre Espigares, Laurent Witz

Votes: 3,897

83. Feast (I) (2014)

G | 6 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

8.3
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The love life of a man as told through the meals he gives his adopted dog, Winston.

Director: Patrick Osborne | Stars: Stephen Apostolina, Kirk Baily, Ben Bledsoe, David Cowgill

Votes: 20,215

84. Historia de un oso (2014)

11 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

7.7
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An old, lonesome bear tells the story of his life through a mechanical diorama.

Director: Gabriel Osorio Vargas

Votes: 2,518

85. Piper (2016)

G | 6 min | Animation, Short, Family

8.4
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A mother bird tries to teach her little one how to find food by herself. In the process, she encounters a traumatic experience that she must overcome in order to survive.

Director: Alan Barillaro

Votes: 18,830