NoBudge was created specifically to cater to the works of young and emerging filmmakers. According to the streaming platform, it hand-picks films ranging from drama, comedy, experimental film, animation, documentary, sketch, web series to dance/music video.
What makes NoBudge additionally interesting is the director interviews included in the films it features. It gives us a glimpse of the filmmakers’ perspectives and the thought process behind their short films.
“Short film is where innovative storytelling is born”–shortoftheweek says this in their website’s About section, and we could not agree more.
Created in 2007, shortoftheweek has gone on to feature thousands of short films from filmmakers all around the world. The website is also supported by industry professionals, counting as its investors and advisors Michael Sugar, Cary Fukunaga and David Gordon Green.
Many filmmakers have Vimeo accounts where they post their portfolio. This makes the platform a really good source of short films to watch, especially if you want to browse the works of a specific filmmaker.