Short films for film scoring

Short films for film scoring

Our collection of short films has been carefully selected to give our students and beginning professionals a chance to practice scoring superb films.

Members of now have permission to use these short films in the following ways:

  • Write new scores for these films on their own, or in private or group lessons
  • Show these films with the new score in a public concert
  • Discuss these films and their new scores in online blogs
Film length is listed in this format: length (length before credits).
Each link includes interesting information about the filmmaker.
The creators of the following twelve films have kindly given us permission for their use.

Short films for film scoring, approved list:

YIKÁÍSDÁHÁ – Gavin Heffernan & Harun Mehmedinović – 3:59 (3:41)

Warm Winter – Xin Li 3:00 (2:34)

The Umbrella – Xin Li 3:01 (2:19)

Ara’s Tale – Martin Lubich 8:21 (7:33)

Sintel – Blender Open Projects 14:48 (12:26)

Big Buck Bunny – Blender Open Projects 9:57 (8:09)

Bike – Vida Vega 0:30 commercial

mi’au myau – Vida Vega 1:00 (0:58)

Felix in Hollywood – Public Domain 7:59 (7:49 )

Lexi – by Nina Paley 2:20 (1:53)

Malaria – by Edson Oda 5:31 (4:49)

The Writer – by Edson Oda 3:00 (2:56)

Good luck with your film scoring practice, and we hope you enjoy these superb short films!

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