The Criterion Channel: Shorts

These are films with a running time of 40 minutes or less currently streaming on the Criterion Channel. This list includes only featured films. Supplemental shorts are not included. Updated to include additions for Septermber 2021.

If a film is not noted as a limited engagement, it should be considered a permanent film on the service. This includes those which open with the Criterion Channel logo, even though they are not Janus Films.

Read notes
  • The Burden

    101

  • Bus Nut

    102

  • Butter Lamp

    103

  • Butterfly

    104

  • By Right of Birth

    105

  • Byun, Objet trouvé

    106

  • Cab Calloway's Hi-De-Ho

    107

  • The Cage

    108

  • Cahuenga Blvd.

    109

  • Cailleach

    110

  • The Caliph Stork

    111

  • Call of Cuteness

    112

  • Call Your Father

    113

  • Captain Kidd's Kids

    114

  • Carrots & Peas

    115

  • Casus Belli

    116

  • Cet air-là

    117

  • A Chairy Tale

    118

  • The Changing Same

    119

  • The Song of Styrene

    120

  • Charlotte and Her Boyfriend

    121

  • The Chicken

    122

  • Chiefs

    123

  • Le chien de Monsieur Michel

    124

  • The Children Were Watching

    125

  • Chris and Bernie

    126

  • A Christmas Dream

    127

  • Christmas Inventory

    128

  • Christo's Valley Curtain

    129

  • Christopher and Me

    130

  • Close Ties

    131

  • Close to Home

    132

  • Clotheslines

    133

  • Coda

    134

  • Coffee Coloured Children

    135

  • The Colour Of His Hair

    136

  • A Comedy in Six Unnatural Acts

    137

  • Commandment Keeper Church, Beaufort South Carolina, May 1940

    138

  • Counterfeit Kunkoo

    139

  • Checkmate

    140

  • Evening Classes

    141

  • Crazeologie

    142

  • Hapax Legomena III: Critical Mass

    143

  • Crocodile Conspiracy

    144

  • Crocus

    145

  • Crystal Lake

    146

  • The Curve

    147

  • Cutaway

    148

  • Cycles

    149

  • Da Yie

    150

  • Dadli

    151

  • Dance in the Sun

    152

  • A Dancer's World

    153

  • Daphnia

    154

  • Dark Matters

    155

  • The Darktown Revue

    156

  • Date with Dizzy

    157

  • A Day in Barbagia

    158

  • Day of Freedom - Our Armed Forces

    159

  • The Day the Mercedes Became a Hat

    160

  • A Day with the Boys

    161

  • A Day's Pleasure

    162

  • Daybreak Express

    163

  • Dear Mom

    164

  • Death of the Sound Man

    165

  • Deer Boy

    166

  • House Specialty

    167

  • The Desired Number

    168

  • The Devil's Harmony

    169

  • The Diary of an African Nun

    170

  • Diary of Yunbogi

    171

  • Diatoms

    172

  • Dirt Daughter

    173

  • Dirty

    174

  • The So-Called Caryatids

    175

  • Discontent

    176

  • Disintegration 93-96

    177

  • Dislocation Blues

    178

  • Distancing

    179

  • El Doctor

    180

  • Dog

    181

  • A Dog's Life

    182

  • Doodlebug

    183

  • Down on the Sidewalk in Waikiki

    184

  • The Adventures of Dr. Dolittle: The Trip to Africa

    185

  • The Adventures of Dr. Dolittle: The Lion's Den

    186

  • Draw Me Now

    187

  • Drexciya

    188

  • A Drop of Sun Under the Earth

    189

  • Dry Wood

    190

  • Along the Coast

    191

  • DumbLand

    192

  • Dustin

    193

  • Easter in Sicily

    194

  • An Eastern Westerner

    195

  • Eat My Makeup!

    196

  • Edmond Was a Donkey

    197

  • Electrocute Your Stars

    198

  • Elsa the Rose

    199

  • Emotion

    200