Shorts

“Are we going to stand still in a suffering world?”

“Are we going to stand still in a suffering world?”

Length: 2 min.

Year: 2016

Country: France

Language: French

Discover the history and actions of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SSVP France) in less than 2 minutes.

Aazar

Aazar

Length: 5 min.

Year: 2018

Country: Spain

Language: English

The struggles of finding a new home in the refugee and immigrant experience through the eyes of a child.

Ainhoa

Ainhoa

Length: 19 min.

Year: 2017

Country: Spain

Language: Spanish

In our often greedy world sometimes simple life-saving beauty can be found in a gifted cardboard blanket, a snail shell, dancing bread loaves or the slurping of soup.

crISIS

crISIS

Length: 10 min.

Year: 2015

Country: Italy

Language: Arabic, English subtitles

ISIS occupation of north and west Iraq causes severe security deterioration in Baghdad.

Criteria

Criteria

Length: 7 min.

Year: 2017

Country: UK

Language: English

After the loss of a parent, how do we become the person we are meant to be?

Dance for Kindness

Dance for Kindness

Length: 7 min.

Year: 2020

Country: Ukraine

Language: English

By the Nigerian Vincentian College Students in Kharkov, Ukraine.

Fatima

Fatima

Length: 12 min.

Year: 2017

Country: Canada, India, Pakistan

Language: English

What does it take to truly live without discriminating against others?

Feeling Through

Feeling Through

Length: 18 min.

Year: 2020

Country: USA

Language: English

A homeless teen meets a deaf-blind man who changes his life forever.

Goodbye

Goodbye

Length: 12 min.

Year: 2016

Country: Peru

Language: Spanish, English subtitles

This is a film about acceptance of change.

Il Signor Acciaio (Mr. Steel)

Il Signor Acciaio (Mr. Steel)

Length: 20 min.

Year: 2017

Country: Italy

Language: Italian

This film dives into the trauma of addiction and recovery.

La Leccion (The Lesson)

La Leccion (The Lesson)

Length: 14 min.

Year: 2017

Country: Spain

Language: Spanish, English subtitles

What does it take for people to acknowledge the affect they have on others on a worldwide level?

Ladies of Charity: Serving with a Vincentian Heart

Ladies of Charity: Serving with a Vincentian Heart

Length: 8 min.

Year: 2017

Country: USA

Language: English

A short film about the Ladies of Charity and their commitment and passion for serving people in need.

Murga (The Rooster)

Murga (The Rooster)

Length: 16 min.

Year: 2017

Country: India

Language: English subtitles

This film is a Christology wherein a mother faces an impossible decision.

Sacrilege

Sacrilege

Length: 14 min.

Year: 2017

Country: France

Language: French, subtitles available in English, Spanish, German, Portuguese and Greek

Saoud faces a violent series of accusations which will lead to his fall and exile.

Sons of

Sons of

Length: 19 min.

Year: 2017

Country: France

Language: French, English subtitles

This film captures the dreams and desires of orphans.

Strings

Strings

Length: 11 min.

Year: 2014

Country: Spain

Language: Spanish, English subtitles

María's routine at school is altered by the arrival of a very special child. Soon, they become close friends.

SVP from 1833 to now

SVP from 1833 to now

Length: 2 min.

Year: 2020

Country: United Kingdom

Language: English

The history of the SSVP, Frederic Ozanam and the international growth of the Society.

The Bird Painter

The Bird Painter

Length: 3 min.

Year: 2017

Country: USA, Honduras

Language: English

This film questions art and creation. It dives into the idea that what we create already has a life of its own.

The Most Beautiful Thing

The Most Beautiful Thing

Length: 11 min.

Year: 2012

Country: USA

Language: English

This short film is a love story between two unlikely people.

The Neighbors’ Window

The Neighbors’ Window

Length: 21 min.

Year: 2019

Country: USA

Language: English

The story of a mother who has grown frustrated with her husband and her daily routine. But her life is shaken up when two free-spirited twenty-somethings move in across the street and she discovers that she can see into their apartment.

The Prodigal

The Prodigal

Length: 7 min.

Year: 2018

Country: Thailand

Language: English

Who is worthy of acceptance, forgiveness, and celebration?

The Silent Child

The Silent Child

Length: 20 min.

Year: 2017

Country: United Kingdom

Language: English

A deaf 6-year-old girl named Libby lives in a world of silence until a caring social worker gives her the gift of communication.

The Sisters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul of Paderborn Dance!

The Sisters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul of Paderborn Dance!

Length: 3 min.

Year: 2021

Country: Germany

Language: n/a

A dance goes around the world! With their dance the Paderborn Vincentians want to set an example for people in need and give courage and strength in these challenging times.

They Won’t Let a Dream Come True

They Won’t Let a Dream Come True

Length: 2 min.

Year: 2018

Country: Pakistan

Language: English

What is lost when we do not allow people to dream?

Third Kind

Third Kind

Length: 32 min.

Year: 2018

Country: Greece

Language: English subtitles

What ideas create the history we hold and the events we remember?

This Is Not a PSA

This Is Not a PSA

Length: 3 min.

Year: 2018

Country: USA

Language: English

People of color share their powerful messages of being black in America.

Too Quick To Judge

Too Quick To Judge

Length: 4 min.

Year: 2014

Country: USA

Language: English

A short-film that teaches us that we shouldn't be too quick to judge people.

Two Strangers Who Meet Five Times

Two Strangers Who Meet Five Times

Length: 12 min.

Year: 2017

Country: United Kingdom

Language: English

Alistair and Samir meet five different times, but it is only when they meet as old men that they can finally put their prejudices aside and meet as friends.