The Best Episodes of Disney Animated Shorts

Last Updated: Nov 10, 2018

This Series features all of the animated short films produced by Walt Disney and Walt Disney Animation Studios, from 1921 to the present. This includes films produced at the Laugh-O-Gram Studio which Disney founded in 1921 as well as the animation studio now owned by The Walt Disney Company, called the Disney Brothers Cartoon Studio (1923), The Walt Disney Studio (1926), Walt Disney Productions (1929), Walt Disney Feature Animation (1986), and Walt Disney Animation Studios (2007), and includes all of the cartoons of Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy, Pluto, Humphrey the Bear and the Disney produced Oswald the Lucky Rabbit shorts.

Donald's Ostrich

#1 - Donald's Ostrich

Season 1937 - Episode 13

Donald is the announcer of the Wahoo train station dealing with a troublesome piece of cargo : an ostrich.

star 10.00
2 votes
Directors: Jack King
Writers: Carl Barks
Father's Day Off

#2 - Father's Day Off

Season 1953 - Episode 1

Mrs. Goofy leaves for the day leaving the house in the hands of her husband, Goofy. Goofy is confident that he can handle the day's household chores but he keeps making typical goof-ups while attempting them. His first mistake is sending Junior to school on a Saturday. At first, he just makes small blunders but, of course, they keep escalating to the point where his house is flooded, scribbled on, set on fire, invaded by firemen and policemen alike, and, basically, an utter disaster area when the wife returns.

star 10.00
1 votes
Directors: Jack Kinney
Writers: Brice Mack, Dick Kinney
Ghoul Friend

#3 - Ghoul Friend

Season 2013 - Episode 12

Mickey's car breaks down in a graveyard, where he is haunted by a zombie Goofy.

star 10.00
1 votes
Paperman

#4 - Paperman

Season 2012 - Episode 2

An urban office worker finds that paper airplanes are instrumental in meeting a girl in ways he never expected.

star 10.00
1 votes
Directors: John Kahrs
Writers:
Yodelberg

#5 - Yodelberg

Season 2013 - Episode 5

Mickey longs to visit Minnie atop her mountaintop chalet but quickly realizes that the threat of avalanche has made the trek up the mountain more challenging than usual.

star 10.00
1 votes
The Fox Hunt

#6 - The Fox Hunt

Season 1938 - Episode 10

Mickey's only spotted in cameo (along with Horace, Clarabelle, and Clara Cluck) as Donald and Goofy get most of this fox-hunting film to themselves.

star 10.00
1 votes
Directors: Ben Sharpsteen
Writers:
Gasp!

#7 - Gasp!

Season 2013 - Episode 9

Mickey tries to save his pet fish after a pesky cat causes the fishbowl to break.

star 10.00
1 votes
Honey Harvester

#8 - Honey Harvester

Season 1949 - Episode 8

Donald's greenhouse is an ideal source of pollen for Spike the Bee.

star 10.00
1 votes
Directors: Jack Hannah
Writers: Bill Berg, Nick George
Toy Tinkers

#9 - Toy Tinkers

Season 1949 - Episode 15

It's Christmas time, and Chip 'n' Dale fight with Donald for the goodies under his tree.

star 9.50
2 votes
Directors: Jack Hannah
Writers: Harry Reeves, Milt Banta
The Barnyard Battle

#10 - The Barnyard Battle

Season 1929 - Episode 10

It's World War I and Kommandant Pete leads the cats in a raid on Mickey's farm. After enlisting in the army, Mickey mounts a spirited defense of the farmhouse.

star 9.00
1 votes
Directors: Walt Disney
Writers: Walt Disney
Donald's Double Trouble

#11 - Donald's Double Trouble

Season 1946 - Episode 5

Donald hires a look-alike with more gentlemanly manners to win back the heart of Daisy after an argument.

star 9.00
1 votes
Directors: Jack King
Writers: Roy Williams
Modern Inventions

#12 - Modern Inventions

Season 1937 - Episode 8

Donald visits ""The Museum of Modern Marvels"" including a robot butler, a hitchhikers aid, and an automatic barber.

star 8.50
2 votes
Directors: Jack King
Writers: Carl Barks
Sea Scouts

#13 - Sea Scouts

Season 1939 - Episode 9

Commodore Donald teaches the finer points of seamanship to his crew of nephews.

star 8.50
2 votes
Directors: Dick Lundy
Writers: Carl Barks
Orphan's Benefit

#14 - Orphan's Benefit

Season 1941 - Episode 12

An ensemble performance emceed by Mickey includes piano playing, an adagio dance, an operatic number, and numerous attempts by Donald Duck to recite "Little Boy Blue."

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: Riley Thompson
Writers:
Wet Paint

#15 - Wet Paint

Season 1946 - Episode 8

Donald's brand new paint job on his car is threatened by Johnnie the bird, who only wants a thread for his nest.

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: Jack King
Writers:
Tangled Ever After

#16 - Tangled Ever After

Season 2012 - Episode 1

The kingdom is abuzz over the royal wedding of Rapunzel and Flynn Rider.

star 8.00
1 votes
Writers:
Donald's Golf Game

#17 - Donald's Golf Game

Season 1938 - Episode 15

Donald needs silence to concentrate on his golf game, but his nephews (who have been pressed into duty as caddies) have other plans, including a bag full of trick clubs.

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: Jack King
Writers: Carl Barks
Haunted House

#18 - Haunted House

Season 1929 - Episode 15

Mickey weathers a ferocious storm inside an old haunted house where he is compelled to play the organ for the ghost and skeleton dance.

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: Walt Disney
Writers: Walt Disney
Plane Crazy

#19 - Plane Crazy

Season 1928 - Episode 11

Mickey tries to emulate his hero, Charles Lindberg, and woo Minnie with his own, homemade airplane.

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: Walt Disney
Writers: Walt Disney
Bad Ear Day

#20 - Bad Ear Day

Season 2013 - Episode 11

Mickey loses his trademark ears and has to hunt them down.

star 8.00
1 votes
Potatoland

#21 - Potatoland

Season 2013 - Episode 15

Mickey and Donald attempt to make Goofy's dream come true by building a theme park made of potatoes.

star 8.00
1 votes
Corn Chips

#22 - Corn Chips

Season 1951 - Episode 6

Donald cons Chip 'n' Dale into shoveling his snowy sidewalk, and ends up shovelling popcorn.

star 7.70
3 votes
Directors: Jack Hannah
Writers: Bill Berg, Nick George
Officer Duck

#23 - Officer Duck

Season 1939 - Episode 13

Donald plays a police officer, but could he possibly have any tougher job than having to serve Pete with an eviction notice?

star 7.50
2 votes
Writers:
Donald And Pluto

#24 - Donald And Pluto

Season 1936 - Episode 12

Donald is a plumber dealing with Pluto and an unwieldy leak. The real fun comes when Pluto accidentally swallows one of Donald's tools - a magnet.

star 7.50
2 votes
Directors: Ben Sharpsteen
Writers:
All in a Nutshell

#25 - All in a Nutshell

Season 1949 - Episode 10

Chip 'n' Dale find a much better source of food than acorns at ""Don's Nut Butter"" stand.

star 7.50
2 votes
Directors: Jack Hannah
Writers: Bill Berg, Nick George