Dad's Stick (John Smith, 2012)

Let me to focus on short films here, a species rarely considered in best-of lists. 

The 10 most memorable short films I have seen in 2013 are (in alphabetical order):


Because Superglue Is Forever, Johan Grimonprez, 13 min, 2012

Dad's Stick, John Smith, 5 min, 2012

During The Day My Vision Is Perfect, Benjamin Ramírez Pérez, 10 min, 2013

Grosse Fatigue, Camille Henrot, 13 min, 2013

Kirik Beyaz Laleler – Off-White Tulips, Aykan Safoğlu, 24 min, 2013

My Lifetime (Malaika), Katarina Zdjelar, 6 min, 2012

Reign of Silence, Lukas Marxt, 7 min, 2013

Schneesturm, Julia Weißenberg, 11 min, 2012

Swallow, Laure Provost, 12 min, 2013

The Eternal Lesson, Christoph Girardet, 6 min, 2012

Matthias Müller is a fine artist and filmmaker living in Cologne and Bielefeld, Germany. His work has been part of major film festivals worldwide and of several group and solo exhibitions. He is currently exhibiting joint projects with fellow artist Christoph Girardet at Kunstverein Hannover.