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15 Best short films on youtube will make you go bizzare

Whenever it comes for best short films YouTube is the best source. Also, short films contain Good cinematography, hilarious acting and sometimes a shocking ending. Although short films have a run time duration between 10 -18 or max till 20-25 mins.

There is no special requirement for creating or acting in a short film. Everyone can create on their own, Probably many Bollywood actors do short films. So here are some of my picked best short films on YouTube. A channel named royal stag barrel has the best short films for various categories on YouTube. So let’s check below some of the best short films which you should definitely watch once.


Note: All the suggested short films below are way too tricky and meaningful so take your time and do watch with concentration. Also, earphones are recommended 

(Tip: Watch Every expression of the actor and try to understand every dialogue. It would be much easier to crack )

I’ve watched many short films on YouTube, And after 4 days of my research, I’ve found 16 best short films which are watching.

It will be good if you save this post as a bookmark, so you can access all the films right here.

1. Ahalya

Description: Suspense, seduction, deceit. A perfect short which makes you want to hold on to your seat. Is being Greedy a good sign? Check below

Cast: Radhika Apte,  Soumitra Chatterjee,

Directed by: Sujoy Ghosh

Presented by: Royal Stag Barrel Select Large Short Film

Time Duration: 14.09

2. Masterpiece 

Description: Art must be controlled : ) else you’ll serious problems

Cast: Akshay Oberoi, Simrat Kaur

Directed by: Rajeev Barnwal

Presented by: Royal Stag Barrel Select Large Short Film

Time Duration: 19.28


3.  The Last Chapter 

Description: Guilt is the hardest thing to live with

Cast: * Kay Kay Menon, Mishti Chakraborty

Directed by: Raj Singh Chaudhary

Presented by: Large Short Film.

Time Duration: 21.24


4. Bloody Moustache (One of my favourite)

Description: Sometimes growing moustache can be dangerous  (One of The award-winning Short films on youtube)

Cast:  *Jameel Khan, Priyanka Setia and Nishan KP Nanaiah

Directed by: Prosit Roy

Presented by: BeingIndian

Time Duration: 12.42


5. Kahanibaaz 

Description: Deep Scars on the soul can never be erased. !!!

Cast: *Ashish Vidyarthi

Presented by: YellowBulbs, —  Large Short Film

Time Duration: 19.20 mins

6.  Sparsh

Description: Perfect example of Human Behaviour

Cast: *Kay Kay Menon, *Puja Gupta

Directed by: Ankoosh Bhatt

Presented by: Large short film

Time Duration: 15.00

7. kriti

Description: “Creation” or Confusion —- Must watch

Cast:  *Manoj Bajpayee, *Radhika Apte, *Neha Sharma

Directed by: Shirish Kunder

Presented by: GR Film

Time Duration: 18.50



8. White shirt


Description: Stuck with a past? This video will help you to move on

Cast:  Kunal Kapur and Kritika Kamra

Directed by: Sumit Aroraa

Presented by: Royal Stag Barrel Select Large Short Film.

Time Duration: 18.21 mins

9. Chutney (Till now one of the best short films on Youtube)

This short film is the toughest among all so for a hint check the description below

Description: Ghaziabad se  jati  hu is  family kahaniya banati hai

Presented by: Large Short Film

Time Duration: 16.50



10.  | 3 SHADES | 

Description: Dark Truth of our Society — Suitable for all Countries

Cast:  Dev Umesh, Modi Jadunandan, Dilip Deshmukh,  Sanjay Risbud, Aditya Shinde

Directed by: Vivek Joshi

Presented by: Mother Grace productions

Time Duration: 5.45


11.  Carbon (One of my favourite)

Description: Technology is growing the same as nature is dying — A message said way before then now

Cast: Jackky Bhagnani, Prachi Desai *Nawazuddin Siddiqui*

Presented by: Royal Stag Barrel Select Large Short Film

Time Duration: 24.51


12. Ouch

Description: Extra Marital affair didn’t work

cast: Pooja Chopra, *Manoj Bajpayee*

Presented by: Large Short Film

Time Duration: 16.50


13. Anukul (Highly recommended )

Description: Sometimes Robot doesn’t need a heart, He’ll understand you.

Cast:  *Satyajit Ray*, Parambrata Chatterjee, Kharaj Mukherjee

Directed by: Sujoy Ghosh

Presented by: Royal Stag Barrel Select Large Short Film

Time duration: 21.53 mins


14. One Idiot

(Investing 30 mins on this short film can change your life.)

Description: Let your money run for you.

Cast: Bugs Bhargava

Directed by: Amole Gupte

Presented by: One Idiot The Movie

Time Duration: 33.08 mins



15. Devi

Description: A tale of sisterhood. A tale of suffering. A tale of truth.

Cast: Kajol Shruti Haasan, Neha Dhupia, Neena Kulkarni, Mukta Barve,  Shivani Raghuvanshi,  Yashaswini Dayama,  Sandhya Mhatre, Rama Joshi, Neeranjan Iyengar, Ryan Ivan Stephen 

Directed by: Priyanka Banerjee

Presented by: Royal Stag Barrel Select Large Short Film

Time Duration: 13.01



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So that’s it above was one of the best short films recommended by me. So if you found this post helpful do share this post as much as you can. Also if you have some recommendations for more short films you can let me know in the comment section below.

I’ll definitely watch it and update the post if found relevant.

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