Brief Encounters

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This list is a ranked list of the top 250 shorts as compiled by the They Shoot Pictures, Don't They website as a companion to their Top 1000 films. This follows a project originally started and abandoned in 2009 to do the same, the preliminary list for which was the original source of this list.

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  1. 3 +149

    Partie de campagne

    1936 — a.k.a. A Day in the Country, in 12 top lists Check
  2. 4 +235

    Un chien andalou

    1929 — a.k.a. Un Chien Andalou, in 23 top lists Check
  3. 7 +117

    Meshes of the Afternoon

    1943, in 9 top lists Check
  4. 8 +247

    Zéro de conduite: Jeunes diables au collège

    1933 — a.k.a. Zero for Conduct, in 17 top lists Check
  5. 9 +108

    Listen to Britain

    1942, in 8 top lists Check
  6. 11 +75

    Khaneh siah ast

    1963 — a.k.a. The House Is Black, in 10 top lists Check
  7. 12 +89

    Las Hurdes

    1933 — a.k.a. Land Without Bread, in 12 top lists Check
  8. 13 +172

    Skazka skazok

    1979 — a.k.a. Tale of Tales, in 5 top lists Check
  9. 14 +163

    Scorpio Rising

    1965, in 8 top lists Check
  10. 15 +223

    Un chant d'amour

    1950 — a.k.a. A Song of Love, in 7 top lists Check
  11. 17 new

    Vremena goda

    1975 — a.k.a. Four Seasons, in 5 top lists Check
  12. 19 +89

    Le sang des bêtes

    1949 — a.k.a. Blood of the Beasts, in 11 top lists Check
  13. 20 +96

    Les maîtres fous

    1955 — a.k.a. The Mad Masters, in 6 top lists Check
  14. 22 -15

    A Diary for Timothy

    1945, in 4 top lists Check
  15. 23 +41

    Elephant

    1989, in 5 top lists Check
  16. 24 new

    Outer Space

    1999, in 4 top lists Check
  17. 25 +103

    Mothlight

    1963, in 6 top lists Check
  18. 26 +215

    Unsere Afrikareise

    1966, in 4 top lists Check
  19. 27 +174

    The Act of Seeing with One's Own Eyes

    1971, in 9 top lists Check
  20. 28 +146

    Rose Hobart

    1936, in 5 top lists Check
  21. 29 +61

    L'arrivée d'un train à La Ciotat

    1896 — a.k.a. The Arrival of a Train, in 11 top lists Check
  22. 30 new

    Aguaespejo granadino

    1955, in 5 top lists Check
  23. 31 +106

    Night Mail

    1936, in 3 top lists Check
  24. 32 +67

    La sortie des usines Lumière

    1895 — a.k.a. Employees Leaving the Lumière Factory, in 9 top lists Check
  25. 33 new

    A Portrait of Ga

    1952, in 3 top lists Check
  26. 34 -33

    À propos de Nice

    1930 — a.k.a. À Propos de Nice, in 7 top lists Check
  27. 35 +157

    Street of Crocodiles

    1986, in 3 top lists Check
  28. 37 -32

    79 primaveras

    1969, in 5 top lists Check
  29. 38 -17

    Arnulf Rainer

    1960, in 4 top lists Check
  30. 40 -27

    Adebar

    1957, in 2 top lists Check
  31. 42 +134

    Schwechater

    1958, in 4 top lists Check
  32. 43 new

    Valentin de las Sierras

    1971, in 4 top lists Check
  33. 44 new

    Regen

    1929 — a.k.a. Rain, in 5 top lists Check
  34. 46 -36

    A Movie

    1958, in 5 top lists Check
  35. 47 +204

    Window Water Baby Moving

    1959, in 5 top lists Check
  36. 48 +70

    Little Stabs at Happiness

    1960, in 3 top lists Check
  37. 49 +16

    Entr'acte

    1924, in 7 top lists Check
  38. 50 +25

    Hapax Legomena I: Nostalgia

    1971, in 6 top lists Check
  39. 52 -1

    Der Lauf der Dinge

    1987 — a.k.a. The Way Things Go, in 1 top list Check
  40. 53 +181

    Tire dié

    1960 — a.k.a. Toss Me a Dime, in 2 top lists Check
  41. 54 +107

    Puissance de la parole

    1988 — a.k.a. The Power of Speech, in 3 top lists Check
  42. 55 new

    Blight

    1996, in 3 top lists Check
  43. 56 -24

    Blow Job

    1963, in 5 top lists Check
  44. 57 -51

    A Corner in Wheat

    1909, in 6 top lists Check
  45. 58 +11

    Free Radicals

    1958, in 6 top lists Check
  46. 59 +155

    The Great Train Robbery

    1903, in 11 top lists Check
  47. 60 new

    Les statues meurent aussi

    1953 — a.k.a. Statues Also Die, in 3 top lists Check
  48. 61 +110

    Report

    1967, in 5 top lists Check
  49. 63 +14

    Hold Me While I'm Naked

    1966, in 2 top lists Check
  50. 64 +103

    Reassemblage: From the Firelight to the Screen

    1983, in 2 top lists Check
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