Short of the Week

Greed

Comedy about Greed in 3D Animation
Jaime Maestro / 6 min / Spain / 2013

Instructor Jaime Maestro and students from Spain’s PrimerFrame Academy produce this Goya-winning short translated as “The Smoke Seller”.

Myth about Greed in Interactive
Evan Boehm / 8 min / UK / 2012

Tragic tale of human ambition told through an interactive diorama. *Requires a browser with WebGL*

Sci-Fi about Greed in Stop-Motion
Kevin Parry / 3 min / USA / 2012

In a desolate land, greed overcomes self-preservation in this cautionary tale from an apprentice of stop-motion legend, Henry Selick.

Comedy about Greed in Animation
Stephen Neary / 7 min / USA / 2011

When his soul leaves through his eyeball, it is up to two friendly deer to take care of Dr. Breakfast’s catatonic body.

Experimental about Greed in 3D Animation
Lior Ben Horin / 4 min / Israel / 2011

A runaway train barrels through an every-changing abstract landscape in this experimental animation from the Bezalel Academy.

Comedy about Greed in Live-Action
Dave Green / 7 min / USA / 2011

A magical ham sandwich transports a schlub on an adventure through time.

Documentary about Greed in Found Footage
Rob Perri / 19 min / USA / 2011

The mostly true look at the wild escapades of 80′s baseball legend, Keith Hernandez [NSFW].

Action about Greed in Live-Action
Dan Brown / 16 min / USA / 2010

A $156 million winning lotto ticket turns a convenience store upside-down.

Documentary about Greed in Live-Action
Sean Dunne / 14 min / USA / 2010

Rocky Salemmo recounts story after story of his wild days hustling money as an accomplished bowler in this well-shot documentary by up-and-comer Sean Dunne.

Branded Film about Greed in Special FX
Carl Erik Rinsch / 5 min / USA / 2010

A mysterious box brings misfortune to all who touch it in this film from the Parallel Lines series—a collaboration between Ridley Scott and Philips.

Myth about Greed in Stop-Motion
Rob Shaw / 5 min / USA / 2010

Telling tale of the dangers of human invention and the destruction it can wreak on the environment and others in this well-executed stop-motion film.

Comedy about Greed in Live-Action
J J Keith / 18 min / UK / 2007

OFFLINE – Quirky British comedy about a crook who finds himself trapped in the home of a person away on holiday.

Thriller about Greed in Live-Action
Lucas Crandles / 7 min / USA / 2007

Would you press this button for a million dollars? What happens when you press it? A classic moral dilemma unfolds.

Dark Comedy about Greed in Collage Animation
Run Wrake / 8 min / UK / 2007

Famed animator Run Wrake remixes vintage children’s sticker illustrations into a bizarre fable about greed and the balance of power.