Welcome to the world of cinema, where stories are told and emotions are evoked. Today, we will explore the thematic realm of human emotions and relationships through the top 5 short films: “Split: A Divided America” (2008), “One-hundredth of a Second” (2006), “The Smile Man” (2013), “The Butterfly Circus” (2009), and “Legs – Atavism” (2011). These films delve into the complexities of the human experience and offer a glimpse into the diverse perspectives and realities of our world. So sit back, relax, and prepare to transport into a world of art and storytelling with these top 5 short films.
“Split: A Divided America”, 2008
An unexpected meeting with a 150-ton meteorite Henri literally split his life into before and after. Now it is exactly 91 centimeters to the left of itself.
Watching time: 13 minutes.
“One hundredth of a second”, 2006
Short, Drama, War
When a man who is in mortal danger appears in the lens of a military photographer, you need to decide whether to save the life of a stranger or continue to take unique pictures.
Watching time: 6 minutes.
“The Smile Man”, 2013
The film is about a man who, as a result of a spinal injury in a car accident, is forced to live with a smile on his face for the rest of his life.
Country: USA, Russia.
Viewing time: 10 minutes.
“The Butterfly Circus”, 2009
In the midst of the Great Depression, a showman, and owner of small circus tours with his troupe. At the next fair booth, he discovers a man without limbs, who exploit there as a living exhibit in a freak show.
Watching time: 23 minutes.
“Legs – atavism”, 2012
What if in fact the legs are atavism? In their research, the film crew is trying to get to the secrets of one of the wildest branches of experimental medicine.
Watching time: 12 minutes.