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This is a list of animated shorts from Walt Disney Productions and Walt Disney Animation Studios going back to the 1970s.

1970s

Series Title Director Release Date DVD Release Notes
Winnie the Pooh Winnie the Pooh and Tigger Too John Lounsbery December 20, 1974 The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh In theaters with The Island at the Top of the World. Edited into The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh.
N/A The Small One Don Bluth December 16, 1978 "Classic Holiday Stories" In theaters with a reissue of Pinocchio

1980s

Series Title Director Release Date DVD Release Notes
N/A Vincent Tim Burton October 1, 1982 The Nightmare Before Christmas Stop-motion
N/A Fun with Mr. Future Darrell Van Citters October 27, 1982 Limited release in Los Angeles only
Winnie the Pooh Winnie the Pooh and a Day for Eeyore Rick Reinert March 11, 1983 The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh In theaters with a reissue of The Sword in the Stone. Produced by Rick Reinert Productions.
Mickey Mouse Mickey's Christmas Carol Burny Mattinson December 16, 1983 "Mickey Mouse in Living Color, Volume Two"

"Classic Holiday Stories"

In theaters with a reissue of The Rescuers. Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Daisy, Goofy, Horace, Clarabelle, Pete, Chip, and Dale, Huey, Duey and Louie, Scrooge, Willie, Clara, The Three Little Pigs and many more all return in this cartoon. This was also the first Mickey Mouse cartoon produced without Walt Disney. All films from now on produced in modern widescreen aspect ratio.
N/A Oilspot and Lipstick Michael Cedeno July 28, 1986 Computer animation

Screened at SIGGRAPH

Goofy Sport Goofy in Soccermania Matthew O'Callaghan May 27, 1987 "Extreme Sports Fun" (Region 2 only) TV special (originally planned for theatrical release)
Roger Rabbit Tummy Trouble Rob Minkoff June 23, 1989 Who Framed Roger Rabbit (Vista Series) In theaters with Honey, I Shrunk the Kids. First Roger Rabbit cartoon. Co-production with Amblin Entertainment.

1990s

Series Title Director Release Date DVD Release Notes
Roger Rabbit Roller Coaster Rabbit Rob Minkoff June 15, 1990 Who Framed Roger Rabbit (Vista series) In theaters with Dick Tracy
Mickey Mouse The Prince and the Pauper George Scribner November 16, 1990 "Mickey Mouse in Living Color, Volume Two"

"Timeless Tales, Volume One"

In theaters with The Rescuers Down Under
N/A Off His Rockers Barry Cook July 17, 1992 In theaters with Honey, I Blew Up the Kid.
N/A Petal to the Metal David Block August 7, 1992 3 Ninjas Produced by Walt Disney Television Animation. Bonkers episode.
Roger Rabbit Trail Mix-Up Barry Cook March 12, 1993 Who Framed Roger Rabbit (Vista series) In theaters with A Far Off Place. Last Roger Rabbit cartoon. Co-production with Amblin Entertainment.
Mickey Mouse Runaway Brain Chris Bailey August 11, 1995 "Mickey Mouse in Living Color, Volume Two" Released in North America with A Kid in King Arthur's Court and in other countries with A Goofy Movie.
N/A Stand by Me Steve Moore December 22, 1995 Produced by Walt Disney Television Animation
N/A Redux Riding Hood Steve Moore August 5, 1997 Produced by Walt Disney Television Animation
N/A Three Little Pigs Darrell Rooney October 21, 1997 Produced by Walt Disney Television Animation

2000s

Series Title Director Release Date DVD Release Notes
N/A John Henry Mark Henn October 30, 2000 Disney's American Legends

Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection

Based on African American folk hero John Henry; only shown to the general public six times over three days at Hollywood's El Capitan Theatre
N/A Destino Dominique Monfery October 10, 2003 Fantasia and Fantasia 2000 (two movie collection) Was originally made for a third Fantasia Film
N/A Lorenzo Mike Gabriel April 6, 2004 Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection Was originally made for a third Fantasia Film
N/A The Little Matchgirl Roger Allers June 6, 2006 The Little Mermaid (Platinum Edition)

Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection

Was originally made for a third Fantasia Film
Goofy How to Hook Up Your Home Theater Stevie Wermers

Kevin Deters

December 21, 2007 Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection In theaters with National Treasure: Book of Secrets

To test Toon Boom Harmony

N/A Glago's Guest Chris Williams June 10, 2008 Computer Animation

Pre-screened at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival 2008

2010s

Series Title Director Release date DVD Release Notes
N/A Tick Tock Tale Dean Wellins June 2010 Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection Computer Animation

Pre-screened at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival 2010

N/A The Ballad of Nessie Stevie Wermers

Kevin Deters

March 5, 2011 Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection In theaters with Winnie the Pooh
Tangled Tangled Ever After Nathan Greno

Byron Howard

January 13, 2012 Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection Computer Animation

In theaters with Beauty and the Beast 3D

N/A Paperman John Kahrs June 2012

November 2, 2012

Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection Hybrid Animation

In theaters with Wreck-It Ralph First Disney animated short to win the Academy Award in 43 years. Pre-screened at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival 2012

Mickey Mouse Get a Horse! Lauren MacMullan June 11, 2013

November 27, 2013

Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection Hybrid Animation

In theaters with Frozen Pre-Screened at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival 2013

N/A Feast Patrick Osborne June 10, 2014

November 7, 2014

Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection Hybrid Animation

In theaters with Big Hero 6 Pre-screened at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival 2014

Frozen Frozen Fever Chris Buck

Jennifer Lee

March 13, 2015 Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection Computer Animation

In theaters with Cinderella

N/A Inner Workings Leo Matsuda June 17, 2016

November 23, 2016

Hybrid Animation

In theaters with Moana Pre-screened at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival 2016

Frozen Olaf's Frozen Adventure Kevin Deters

Stevie Wermers

November 22, 2017 Computer Animation

In theaters with Coco

Other shorts

Educational shorts
Series Title Director Release date Release format Notes
Winnie the Pooh Winnie the Pooh Discovers the Seasons Rick Reinert September 6, 1981 Educational distributed to schools. Created for Walt Disney Educational by Rick Reinert Productions
N/A Circle of Life: An Environmental Fable January 21, 1995 Theme Park Attraction Currently showing at The Land
Direct-to-Video
Series Title Director Release date Release format Notes
N/A Grievance of a Starmaker* 2002 "Walt Disney's It's a Small World of Fun!" Produced by Walt Disney Japan. Direct-to-DVD.
N/A A Dairy Tale Will Finn

John Sanford

September 14, 2004 Home on the Range Direct-to-DVD short
N/A One by One Pixote Hunt August 31, 2004 The Lion King II: Simba's Pride Was originally made for a third Fantasia Film
Lilo & Stitch The Origin of Stitch Mike Disa August 30, 2005 Lilo & Stitch 2: Stitch Has a Glitch Produced by DisneyToon Studios

Direct-to-DVD short

N/A The Cat That Looked at a King Dave Bossert December 14, 2004 Mary Poppins (40th & 45th Anniversary Editions) Produced by DisneyToon Studios, Animation produced by The Answer Studio, Direct-to-DVD short
Bolt Super Rhino Nathan Greno March 22, 2009 Bolt Computer Animation

Direct-to-DVD short

Frankenweenie Captain Sparky vs. The Flying Saucers Mark Waring January 8, 2013* Direct-to-DVD short Stop-motion
101 Dalmatians The Further Adventures of Thunderbolt* TBA February 10, 2015 On Blu-ray/DVD with the original One Hundred and One Dalmatians
Theme Park shorts
Series Title Director Release date Release format Notes
Mickey Mouse Mickey's PhilharMagic George Scribner October 3, 2003 Theme Park Attraction Computer Animation
TV specials shorts
Series Title Director Release date Release format Notes
Prep & Landing Prep & Landing Stevie Wermers

Kevin Deters

December 8, 2009 ABC television special Computer Animation
Prep & Landing Operation: Secret Santa Stevie Wermers

Kevin Deters

December 7, 2010* ABC television special Computer Animation
Prep & Landing Prep & Landing: Naughty vs. Nice Stevie Wermers

Kevin Deters

December 5, 2011* ABC television special Computer Animation
Internet Shorts
Series Title Director Release date Release format Notes
Prep & Landing Tiny's Big Adventure December 9, 2009 ABC television special Computer Animation
Goofy Checking in with Goofy February 16, 2011* Webtoon Opening titles homage to golden age cartoons of the 1940s
N/A Electric Holiday November 15, 2012* Webtoon
N/A Oswald Holiday Greeting Card December 1, 2013 Webtoon Produced by Disney of Japan. Only 34 seconds in length.

Miscellaneous shorts

Various, documentaries and educational shorts that don't generally fit in with other Disney shorts as they don't feature any well known Disney characters.

Series Title Director Release Date DVD Release Notes
What Should I Do? The New Girl Les Clark March 1970 Created by Walt Disney Educational and distributed to Schools
What Should I Do? The Lunch Money Les Clark July 1970 Created by Walt Disney Educational and distributed to Schools
What Should I Do? The Project Les Clark December 1970 Created by Walt Disney Educational and distributed to Schools
Educational The Great Search: Man's Need for Power and Energy Les Clark December 1971 Created by Walt Disney Educational and distributed to Schools. Last short released during Roy Disney's lifetime
Educational Get the Message Les Clark July 1972 Created by Walt Disney Educational and distributed to Schools
Educational VD Attack Plan Les Clark January 1973 Created by Walt Disney Educational and distributed to Schools
Educational Understanding Alcohol Use and Abuse John Ewing September 1979 Created by Walt Disney Educational and distributed to Schools
Educational Smoking: The Choice is Yours John Ewing September 1981 Created for Walt Disney Educational by Sunwest Production and distributed to Schools
Educational Foods and Fun: A Nutrition Adventure Rick Reinert September ?, 1980 Created for Walt Disney Educational by Rick Reinert Studio and distributed to Schools
Educational Harold and His Amazing Green Plants Bob Kurtz August 1984** Created for Walt Disney Educational by Kurtz & Friends and distributed to Schools
Fitness and Me How to Exercise? March 1984 Created for Walt Disney Educational by Sunwest Production and distributed to Schools
Fitness and Me What Is Fitness Exercise? March 1984 Created for Walt Disney Educational by Sunwest Production and distributed to Schools
Fitness and Me Why Exercise? March 1984 Created for Walt Disney Educational by Sunwest Production and distributed to Schools
Educational Advice on Lice 1985 Created for by Walt Disney Educational
Educational The Animated Atlas of the World 1986 Produced for Epcot Educational program.
Educational Suited for the Sea 1986 Produced for Epcot Educational program.
Educational Recycle Rex Howard E. Baker February 5, 1993 Dinosaur (Region 1 only) Created by Walt Disney Educational and distributed to Schools. Animation produced by Klasky Csupo.
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