The Best Short Films on Netflix and How to Find Them


The Present 

Beitunia is a city in Israel.The film shows how difficult life is for Palestinians living under occupation.A man and his daughter go on a shopping trip in Beitunia. But along the way, they face difficulties. The movie shows the reality of living in occupied Palestine where even a simple act like buying a gift can turn into a difficult task.

Two Distant Strangers

Carter James is a black man living in an urban environment. He lives in a neighborhood where police brutality occurs frequently. On this particular day, Carter James witnesses the police shooting of an unarmed man. This triggers him into a psychotic state where he relives the same day over and over again.

If Anything Happens I Love You

A girl named Kaitlyn died in a school shooting. Her parents were left devastated by this tragedy. This movie shows how these parents cope with the loss of Kaitlyn. These parents must deal with grief and loss and learn how to move forward.

Angela’s Christmas

A girl named Angela wants to reunite her family. She goes to a priest to help her. He tells her about Jesus Christ. Then she goes to a man who helps her. Finally, she finds her father and mother.