Watch Short Circuit

"Short Circuit" is an experimental program where anyone at Walt Disney Animation Studios can pitch an idea and potentially be selected to create an original, innovative short film with the support of the studio and their fellow artists. The goal of the program is to take risks, surface new and diverse storytelling voices at the Studio and experiment with new technical innovation in the film-making process.

Disney+
1 Season, 14 Episodes
January 24, 2020
Animation
Ad
i
Watch Episodes

Short Circuit Full Episode Guide

  • A child wants to play fetch with her pet. Unfortunately he's wandered deep into an imposing forest.

  • A lost baby elephant is taken in by a boy and his father to work on their banana plantation. As the two quickly bond, the boy discovers that his new best friend yearns for her family and home in the wild.

  • A luminous, ethereal stag bounds effortlessly through a dark expanse of the universe, leaving a galaxy of stars in its wake. When it accidentally creates a black hole that threatens to devour everything in sight, the stag is forced to make a decision that will leave a lasting impression.

  • A newly-formed raindrop falls to earth for the first time and has an unlikely and heartfelt encounter with a young girl that proves to be uplifting for both.

  • A grieving martial artist pays tribute to her recently departed teacher by creating a painted world using a magical form of kung fu.

  • A commuter's disappointment in missing the bus turns into a colorful and unexpected joyride when the surrounding street art bursts to life, revealing the heart of the city from an entirely new perspective.

  • A young girl faces off against an evil hairdresser as she goes through imaginative lengths to avoid her first haircut.

  • During a thunderstorm, a young boy's effort to capture lightning in a glass bottle as part of a science fair project succeeds beyond his wildest expectations, but is shocked when he discovers the consequences of this unnatural feat.

  • A story-centered around the true meaning of creating a home and the life that it holds inside its walls.

  • An awkward 12-year-old boy named Ollie experiences "bubble trouble" when his true feelings for a girl are embarrassingly revealed in the form of a physical thought bubble.

  • This clever bit of balderdash lifts the lid on an original tale about a hijacked hairpiece, a gang of larcenous leprechauns, and a budding romance.

  • Life is hard enough for an exchange student at a new school, but as the only earthling at a school for aliens, the central character in this fanciful story is the ultimate outsider and must prove her worth to be accepted by her unusual new classmates.

  • An adventurous young boy discovers that puddles can be portals to a fantastical world, but struggles to get his sister's attention away from her phone to see the magic in the world around her.

Watch Short Circuit Online - Watch online anytime: Buy, Rent

Short Circuit is available to watch and stream on Disney+. You can also buy, rent Short Circuit on demand at Disney+ online.