Short Films That Became Features

A list of films that originally began life as a short film before being extended into a feature length production. For reference the short film comes first in the order on the list.

The selection below aren't on the database.

Pariah / Pariah
Gowanus, Brooklyn / Half Nelson
Joe's apt. / Joe's Apartment
Ellie Parker / Ellie Parker
The Hard Case / Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels
Diversion / Fatal Attraction
Alma / Alma
Milton / Office Space
The Red Balloon / Stowaway in the Sky
A Room for Romeo Brass / A Room for Romeo Brass
Le Donk Rat Attack / Le Donk and Scor-zay-zee
Mary Last Seen / Martha Marcy May Marlene
I Want Your Love / I Want Your Love
Dara/ Macabre
15 (2002) / 15 (2003)
Medianeras / Sidewalls
Obvious Child / Obvious Child
Silver Tongues / Silver Tongues
Zonad (2003) / Zonad (2010)

Any others that are missing from the list?

  • Bottle Rocket
  • Bottle Rocket
  • Alive in Joburg
  • District 9
  • 9
  • 9
  • Within the Woods
  • The Evil Dead
  • Mamá
  • Mama
  • Tooth Fairy
  • Darkness Falls
  • The Dirk Diggler Story
  • Boogie Nights
  • Peluca
  • Napoleon Dynamite
  • Frankenweenie
  • Frankenweenie
  • La Jetée
  • Twelve Monkeys
  • Some Folks Call It a Sling Blade
  • Sling Blade
  • Saw
  • Saw
  • Electronic Labyrinth THX 1138 4EB
  • THX 1138
  • A Letter to Uncle Boonmee
  • Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives
  • Five Feet High and Rising
  • Raising Victor Vargas
  • Cashback
  • Cashback
  • The World of Tomorrow
  • Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow
  • Cigarettes & Coffee
  • Hard Eight
  • Excision
  • Excision
  • Season's Greetings
  • Trick 'r Treat
  • Three… Extremes
  • Dumplings
  • The Pact
  • The Pact
  • Grindhouse
  • Machete
  • The Phantom of Regular Size
  • Tetsuo: The Iron Man
  • Rare Exports Inc.
  • The Official Rare Exports Inc. Safety Instructions 2005
  • Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale
  • Dog Altogether
  • Tyrannosaur
  • My Best Friend's Birthday
  • True Romance
  • Dachimawa Lee
  • Dachimawa Lee
  • Killer Bean 2: The Party
  • Killer Bean Forever
  • Kill Buljo
  • L'avant dernier
  • The Last Battle
  • Berberian Sound Studio
  • Berberian Sound Studio
  • China Lake
  • The China Lake Murders
  • Pleasant Grove
  • George Washington
  • Dennis
  • Teddy Bear
  • Carne
  • I Stand Alone
  • Short Term 12
  • Short Term 12
  • Hobo with a Shotgun
  • Hobo with a Shotgun
  • 12:01 PM
  • 12:01
  • Oculus: Chapter 3 - The Man with the Plan
  • Oculus
  • Grace
  • Grace
  • Whiplash
  • Whiplash
  • I Don't Want to Go Back Alone
  • The Way He Looks
  • Curfew
  • Before I Disappear
  • Tetra Vaal
  • Chappie
  • Jay and Seth Versus the Apocalypse
  • This Is the End
  • Pixels
  • Pixels
  • Squash
  • Fair Play
  • L'arbitro
  • The Referee
  • Monster
  • The Babadook