Check out this list of 13 award-winning animated short films that one can watch for free on YouTube.

Short films are an amazing form of storytelling. It shows a directors art of taking his story to the audiences in a limited period of time. And this art of storytelling doesn’t always need human characters. Animated movies talking about stories revolving around made-up characters reach out and have the same impact as any other film. There are many such Animated short films that have been well-received by the audiences.

The beauty of animated films is that it not only transports one to a different universe but also helps bring alive the child in every individual. After hours of watching shows and movies that talk about crimes and reality, we all need a break and watch something that will brighten our day. Albeit all the popular OTT platforms, YouTube continues to be a major platform where we can find tons of videos that are interesting and informative at the same time. There are various award-winning animated short films that one can watch for free on YT and we have made a list of them.

Check out this list:


A Folded Wish


Hair Love



Negative Space

Fisherwoman and Tuk Tuk

Tokri (The Basket)

Thatching Eggs


Too Late


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