In recent times YouTube was flooded by short films, from some big banners to small college projects everyone is trying their hands at. Short films need good examples of scriptwriting. Conveying maximum in minimum time isn’t an easy task. Various renowned awards started keeping categories to appreciate short films too.
If you are looking for some good and critically acclaimed short films on youtube, you should surely watch the given list.
22 Short Films on YouTube for this Weekend
Starring Tisca Chopra as a housewife, chutney is one of the most appreciated and must watch a short film, made under a royal stage barrel. Just like the chutney tastes, this film is a little sweet with lots of spice in it. Watch the secret of tasty chutney of this housewife!
2. Born free
Born free in forty mins (not so short) short film, starring Sumit Vyas and Mukti Mohan. Story and conversation of two opposite personalities where Samarth is an extremely goal-oriented person who left his actual passion to become a perfect and Vanya a free spirit blogger. They meet in goa and to know further you need to watch their journey on YouTube.
3. Delivery girl
The delivery girl is a sweet little short film with a greater impact on our mindsets. A little conversation between a delivery girl and a customer fills up a gap and changes the thought process of Anchal.
4. Plus minus
This short film grabbed the best short film award 2019 in Filmfare. Starring Bhuvan Bam and Divya Dutta, this film is a conversation of two strangers with totally different perspectives. Watch how their conversation over a journey changes their whole life.
A short film that plays with your brain. Starring Manoj Bajpayee, Radhika Apte, and Neha Sharma, this short film is a twisted story. A person who falls in love again and Dr. Kalpana, a psychiatrist, helps him to discover more about it.
6. School Bag
Schoolbag is one of the most emotional short films that might make you cry in the end. This film grabbed so many awards and no doubt it deserves, starring Rashika Duggal as a mother. An innocent wish for a new bag and connected destiny shouldn’t be missed.
7. Nayantara’s Necklace
Starring Konkana sen this short film is under the royal stage banner. We won’t disclose much about this one but it’s a conversation between two housewives, a murder, and fantasizing about high society.
Ouch is just like its name ouch!
Starring Manoj Bajpayee & Pooja Chopra is a story of an extra marital affair. It’s interesting to watch how this one goes wrong.
Chhuri is another masterpiece of an extramarital affair with comedy. Starring Tisca Chopra, Anurag Kashyap, and Surveen Chopra are well scripted. Watch how this housewife reacts when she discovers her husband’s affair.
Juice directed by Neeraj Ghaywan is based on some common household scenarios which are often overlooked. Juice looks the same as some housewives working in the kitchen and husbands partying in the living area but the twist, in the end, changes the scenario.
11. The guest
The guest was made under royal stage barrels with a short and great script. A traveler takes help on his way and ends up in a strange situation.
12. Ache din
Ache din was the first runner up in the Mumbai film festival, it’s an interesting movie with comedy to watch. A journey for an interview to make life better turns into the worst one.
13. Rogan Josh
Rogan Josh, starring Nasiruddin Shah is a must-watch. We cannot tell a lot about the movie as it might break the suspense but it’s an interesting conversation on the dinner table that opens something from the past.
14. Interior café night
Starring Nasiruddin shah, interior café night celebrates love. The story revolves around the conversation of two individuals in a café and the reunion of a long-lost love. A sweet little tale that shouldn’t be missed.
Devi, starring Kajol Devi is a short film with a very deep message and emotional approach. This film is based on rape cases and shouldn’t be missed.
Ahalya is a perfect example of a well-scripted story. This youtube short film has suspense and desires wrapped with an interesting story. We cannot disclose a lot but a police officer reaches a house for some investigation and you should surely watch to know further about this investigation.
Disconnected , a short film made under royal stag barrels starring Gul Panag is directed by Suhail tatari. A powerful film talking about the changes we want and the way we choose for them. Change made virtually can it change reality?
How often do you see someone in your apartment lift?
Lift a film giving importance and highlighting small moments which we never considered important. A sweet love story of two people got used to seeing each other in the lift.
Khamakha, filmfare people’s choice winner for best short film. A short story about two individuals who met in a bus and their conversation. As conversation goes the difference between their perspective becomes more evident. It’s interesting to watch a meeting of two people with two completely different thought processes.
Naked, starring Kalki Koechlin, this short film was nominated in the jio film festival. Story about the scandal video of a celebrity went viral on social media and her views on that through an interview. This isn’t some normal interview but a must watch interview.
Shame, a Royal Stag Barrel short film starring Ranveer Shorey and Swara Bhaskar is one of the best short films. Well we cannot disclose much about the story but can give some hints. A five star hotel where a businessman stays for a business trip and a lady house keeper who adores all luxuries of the hotel and the events happen.
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Our beloved team of Nishant, Huma & Sakshi is back in Operation MBBS Season 2. First season of this Dice Media series Operation MBBS got huge popularity between youngsters and is now on air with its second season on YouTube.
This series is the first Indian series on doctors and frontline workers who worked during COVID-19. You should surely start binge-watching the released episodes if you haven’t already!