The story of a boy who walks the line between imagination and reality, and the day he realizes he may not be able to do so forever.
Two young teens obsess about “The Raftman”, a comic superhero who does next to nothing.
It’s 1987. Infatuated with the hottest girl in school, sixth-grader, Cameron, puts everything on the line – including his mullet – to win the girl of his dreams. Starring Hailee Steinfeld.
A mysterious Stranger kidnaps Peter Pan on his return to the Darling House.
This is the story of Barnie, a grown man who likes to play with his childish reflection.
A couple of young boys are put through a terrifying gang initiation process.
A short film about a woman who learns she may have been switched at birth.
A boy makes an unusual new friend on a hunting trip with his father. Animator Jeremy Clapin’s followup to his 2009 SotW Best Short of the Year.
Eight-year old Andy thinks he has superhuman abilities in this Cannes-honored film from New Zealand.
When young Atari Withers gets annoyed with the little robot that follows him everywhere, he tries to leave it, sell it and smash it up—but this robot is more than just a toy.
Awkwardness ensues in this heartfelt and hilarious take on the universal experience of growing up.
This holiday season, ask if you know where your Teddy Bear really comes from.
A young boy is thrust into the terrorizing world of daycare.
Written and starring Smallville’s Michael Rosenbaum, this festival hit is a sometimes dark fantasy about a boy-giant.
Suicidal after the death of his wife, a grieving man takes solace in his childhood friends…
A group of boys find themselves fascinated by the one rundown house in the neighborhood in this animated version of a Charles Bukowski poem.
A champion swimmer is haunted by images from his childhood.
A sweet film about a boy and the myriad of uses he finds for a cardboard box. A Nokia Shorts entry.
A girl finds a mysterious oversized pencil with a creepy grin that can bring anything she draws to life. What can go wrong?
The next of our online releases under the “Short of the Week Presents” banner, this astute and observational short film represents the epitome of the film festival-style.
A look into the summer dramas in the lives of the less popular kids.
The simple follies of youth are captured so beautifully in this kaleidoscope of teenage moments.
A dynamic and well written story in a social realist vein. Frankie is fifteen and soon he’s going be a daddy. Desperate to become a good father despite the absence of his own, Frankie struggles to learn how.
Take a trip down memory lane in this interactive music video that draws imagery from your own childhood experiences of suburbia.
A stylish and meditative film centering on the unhappy life of a neglected teen, told from the perspective of his neighbor who attempts to make sense of him.