Check Out Sundance's 12 Best Short Films On YouTube

Sundance is where the artsy filmmakers of the world go to show off their excellence and prove that everyone is paying attention to them. But Sundance isn't just about big indie flicks. It's also where you can see some of the festivals most awesome weirdness.

This year, Sundance is doing a service to the aspiring feature filmmakers by making the 12 finalists in the short film category available on YouTube's Screening Room channel. So now those of us who aren't lucky/crazy enough to go freeze our butts off in Utah can enjoy the shorts from our cosy living rooms. [Co.Create]

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