Short-Films

We’ve compiled an extensive Colombian film industry database ready for consultation. You’ll find information on features and short films in every genre and stage of development, and you can check the data sheets, synopses, cast and crew, related news, clips, audio and trailers for Colombian films.

THE NABBING

THE NABBING

Director: José Luis Jiménez Díaz, Miguel Humberto

Colombia,

8 minutes - Animación / Animación

Synopsis

On Christmas Eve, a family of farmers encounters a surprising revelation about the absence of a dear loved one and the unsettling presence of spooks in the countryside....
H2O

H2O

Director: Alejandro Calderón , Jean Loui Camacho

Colombia,

15 minutes - Documental / Todas

Synopsis

Short film that tells us the cycle of water from condensation in heaven until further rainfall in the desert of Chingaza: majestic place, that also supplying 80% of the water that arrive in Bogota, encompasses a wide diversity of animals and creature....
WATER PATH

WATER PATH

Director: Carlos Montoya

Colombia, 2015

8 minutes - Documental / Todas

Synopsis

Nicole is a 6-year-old girl who lives with her mom in the middle of the Páramo (a kind of moorland in the Andes). One morning, the mother asks Nicole to go and find some water. She tells the girl to take the water from the spring where it is pure and warns her not to take it from the pond, where it is murky and might bring along foreign bodi...
THE INVENTION

THE INVENTION

Director: GIOVANNI GRANADA

Colombia, 2012

20 minutes - Ficción / Aventure, Ficción / Comedia, Ficción / Drama

Synopsis

Monica has been clear, only friends…. Frustrated, Danny starts working in his workshop with his friend Andrés on a new invention, a challenge for 12-year-olds: solving the magic of photography and the mysteries of love.It all starts with a magnifying glass, a flashlight and a broken heart  ...
DIGGY UP, THE WILL OF THE BLOOD

DIGGY UP, THE WILL OF THE BLOOD

Director: Luis Montealegre

Colombia, 2012

13 minutes - Documental / Todas

Synopsis

Due to the constant rains, the rivers up the mountains overflow sweeping along with them everything that stands in their way. This is the story of Alirio, an old peasant that makes a mysterious trip to the city in search of a carpenter who manufactures a giant coffin.  Back with this weight on his shoulders, he walks into a reflection on the b...
AMARANTA

AMARANTA

Director: Javier Rodríguez

Colombia, 2007

20 minutes - Ficción / Ficcion

Synopsis

SAAKHELU KIWE KAME(OFFERING TO MOTHER EARTH)

SAAKHELU KIWE KAME(OFFERING TO MOTHER EARTH)

Director: Mateo Leguizamón

Colombia, 2019

24 minutes - Documental / Todas

Synopsis

In the framework of the Colombian post-conflict, the Nasa indigenous people have been one of the peoples most affected by the war that has lived for more than fifty years in their territory. Conflict that has driven them little by little to forget and abandon their ancestral knowledge and ancient spiritual practices. Today it is a desire for them t...
ALÉN

ALÉN

Director: Natalia Imery Almario

Colombia, 2014

25 minutes - Ficción / Aventure, Ficción / Drama

Synopsis

Alén tours the city of Cali while listening to music. Her friend, Claudia Bicharraca, distributes flyers that invite the Whores March. Alén, Miguel and Irene organize a touch with their band. The party begins: beer, a streaptease, and speeches on the emancipation of women and the freedom of bodies, intertwine with the electronic sound...
APRIL 9

APRIL 9

Director: EDGAR HUMBERTO ÁLVAREZ

Colombia, 2016

15 minutes - Animación / Animación, Documental / Todas

Synopsis

An April 9 ... is a memory experiment, an animated journey through representative images of the Bogotazo. The images expressed here are those of our collective unconscious reinterpreted with the flexibility of plasticine and flowing with the unpredictable rhythm of memories. It is an exorcism that releases the ghosts of a country that is easily for...
DARK PACIFIC

DARK PACIFIC

Director: CAMILA BELTRÁN

Francia, Colombia, 2020

10 minutes - Ficción / Drama, Ficción / Drama Expresionista, Ficción / Mistery

Synopsis

"It will happen one night. It is night like us his daughters. And he will take us. We will leave." In Dark Pacific, a great fire on the Cristo Rey hill unleashes a series of strange events in Cali, Colombia. Young black women between the ages of 11 and 14 systematically disappear. Caleños are far from understanding the power of the...
OUR SONG TO WAR

OUR SONG TO WAR

Director: Juanita Onzaga

2018

14 minutes - Documental / Todas, Ficción / Acción

Synopsis

Crocodile-men, a mystic river, some kids who like fishing and a war that is coming to an end, share the same Colombian land: Bojaya. In this place, villagers have strange beliefs and celebrate the “Novenario” death ritual. This might be the beginning of a very long story, where spirits and humans meet each other to learn what is there t...
THE JUNGLE KNOWS YOU BETTER THAN YOU DO

THE JUNGLE KNOWS YOU BETTER THAN YOU DO

Director: Juanita Onzaga

2017

20 minutes - Documental / Todas, Ficción / Acción

Synopsis

Colombia is a land of ghosts. Two siblings roam these mystical landscapes in search of their dead father's spirit. Their journey takes them from Bogota to the Colombian jungle, through realms of thought and deep into their haunted dreams. Here they will find some answers and attract unexpected company....
EL FAROL INSOMNE

EL FAROL INSOMNE

Director: Santiago López Ortiga

Animación / Animación

Synopsis

ANTE MIS OJOS

ANTE MIS OJOS

Director: Lina Rodriguez

Canadá, Colombia, 2018

7 minutes - Documental / Todas

Synopsis

Shot on grainy, amber-like Super 8, Lina Rodriguez’s elusive and evocative ante mis ojos offers a fragmentary glimpse of Colombia's mythic Lake Guatavita, long considered the inspiration for the legend of El Dorado....
DOSES OF ROGER

DOSES OF ROGER

Director: John Gutiérrez

Colombia, 2006

13 minutes - Ficción / Ficcion

Synopsis

From his research in psychopharmacology during the 70’s, Roger, a cutting-edge scientist, discovered how to extract memories from his brain and store them as lucid experiences contained in black pills. In 1986, Roger, now a middle-aged, conflicted man, is building a library of pills, comprised of recordings of fruitless relationships and mean...
KIDNAPPED

KIDNAPPED

Director: Mauricio Vélez Dominguez

2018

10:40 minutes - Ficción / Drama

Synopsis

Shot in Cinematic VR, “Kidnapped” is an interactive 360 / 3D immersive experience that will transport the viewer to the haunting world of kidnapping, turning him/her into a kidnapping victim. This experience recreates the world of a person who, after being kidnapped by an insurgent group, is held captive in the jungles of Colombia and t...