Short Movie Nights

Learn English with beautiful short films

Free 4-day Mini Course

Let’s watch amazing short films day by day and learn English along the way!

What’s included in the Short Movie Nights course?

You’ll watch a beautiful short film and my movie comment (video lesson) every day. You need only 15 minutes a day!

You will also learn:

  • Why you should use short films instead of feature films
  • How you can learn grammar and vocabulary with movies
  • Where you can find high-quality short films online for free
  • What are the benefits of learning English through cinema
What you can find in the short movie nights course.


  • enrich your vocabulary
  • get some listening practice
  • improve your grammar


Who can participate?

Any adult English learners who have at least an intermediate level can participate.

When does the course start?
You can start the first lesson as soon as you enroll. The course’s content will be released daily, so you’ll get the second lesson in 24 hours at the earliest but no later than 48 hours, and so on for 4 days in a row. The course is hosted on the school’s learning platform where you need to create an account.

The author behind Short Movie Nights
Who is behind this mini course course? My name is Alexandra Kapinya. I teach English exclusively with short films, run a movie club for English learners and write about my favorite shorts on the blog. I’ve been living in Italy for more than a decade now. I’m also a jazz aficionado and cappuccino addict.