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Letterboxd's Top 250 Highest Rated Short Films Of All-Time

For a film to be included here, the short must be under 45 minutes in length, and have 500 views.

Shorts are disqualified if they are:
- Stand up comedy shows/talks
- Tv mini-series
- "Making-of" documentaries
- Episodes from TV shows
- Deleted Scene compilations
- Films with high ratings because people wanted to log their favourite TV shows/video games
- Segments from feature films
- Theme park rides
- Music videos (although videos over 10 minutes long such as "Thriller" and "Ride" as well as visual albums such as "When I Get Home" and "Whack World" are included)

Most popular directors:
17 entries: Chuck Jones
5 entries: Don Hertzfeldt
5 entries: Becky Sloan & Joseph Pelling
5 entries: Les…

  • Ride

    1

  • Night and Fog

    2

  • history of the entire world, i guess

    3

  • Duck Amuck

    4

  • David Lynch Cooks Quinoa

    5

  • When I Get Home

    6

  • It's Such a Beautiful Day

    7

  • World of Tomorrow Episode Two: The Burden of Other People's Thoughts

    8

  • La Jetée

    9

  • Isle of Flowers

    10

  • Rabbit of Seville

    11

  • World of Tomorrow

    12

  • Kitbull

    13

  • The Web

    14

  • Meshes of the Afternoon

    15

  • What's Opera, Doc?

    16

  • I Am So Proud of You

    17

  • Song of Avignon

    18

  • The Man Who Planted Trees

    19

  • I Am Easy to Find

    20

  • Blue Neighbourhood

    21

  • Who Killed Eloá?

    22

  • Everything Will Be OK

    23

  • One Froggy Evening

    24

  • history of japan

    25

  • The Wrong Trousers

    26

  • Whack World

    27

  • Michael Jackson's Thriller

    28

  • Talking Heads

    29

  • Hair Love

    30

  • The House Is Black

    31

  • Game Two: The Movie

    32

  • G.U.Y. – An Artpop Film

    33

  • Dimensions of Dialogue

    34

  • In a Heartbeat

    35

  • Cold Tropics

    36

  • Double King

    37

  • One Week

    38

  • A Charlie Brown Christmas

    39

  • Memorable

    40

  • Joe Pera Talks You to Sleep

    41

  • HAIM / Valentine

    42

  • Pas de Deux

    43

  • Guaxuma

    44

  • Hedgehog in the Fog

    45

  • The Office

    46

  • Rabbit Seasoning

    47

  • La Maison en Petits Cubes

    48

  • Piper

    49

  • Paperman

    50

  • The Red Balloon

    51

  • Tale of Tales

    52

  • Rabbit Fire

    53

  • Leading Lady Parts

    54

  • Superstar: The Karen Carpenter Story

    55

  • DAICON IV Opening Animation

    56

  • Grim

    57

  • A Trip to the Moon

    58

  • Billy Star

    59

  • Thunder Road

    60

  • Shake! Otis at Monterey

    61

  • Tome of the Unknown

    62

  • Long-Haired Hare

    63

  • Duck! Rabbit, Duck!

    64

  • Feast

    65

  • Duck Dodgers in the 24½th Century

    66

  • A Close Shave

    67

  • Cat Skin

    68

  • Food

    69

  • Di Cavalcanti

    70

  • Tropico

    71

  • good kid, m.A.A.d city

    72

  • Curmudgeons

    73

  • Possibly in Michigan

    74

  • A Grand Day Out

    75

  • Uncle Yanco

    76

  • Window Water Baby Moving

    77

  • I Don't Want to Go Back Alone

    78

  • L'Observateur

    79

  • The Dream of a Ridiculous Man

    80

  • Aphex Twin: Windowlicker

    81

  • In the Darkness of Time

    82

  • (nostalgia)

    83

  • Vincent

    84

  • Don't Hug Me I'm Scared 6

    85

  • The Hand

    86

  • Lost & Found

    87

  • Time Piece

    88

  • The Vampires of Poverty

    89

  • Fire in Castilla (Tactilvision from the Moor of the Fright)

    90

  • Ménilmontant

    91

  • The Cat Concerto

    92

  • Je vous salue, Sarajevo

    93

  • Too Many Cooks

    94

  • The Blues Accordin' to Lightnin' Hopkins

    95

  • Fauve

    96

  • And So We Put Goldfish in the Pool

    97

  • Flight of the Conchords: A Texan Odyssey

    98

  • Anima

    99

  • In the Absence

    100