By avoiding complex animation and special effects, CGI can be well-suited to thoughtful and occasionally ponderous shorts. Philippe Gamer’s The Chase proves that the medium is just as effective for fast-paced action sequences with multiple sets, characters, and explosions.
What appears to be an entire squadron of police cruisers is in pursuit of four women who have no intention of going quietly. If you pay attention to the dialogue and rapidly changing scenery, you may figure out why they’re on the run before the big reveal. Although the last 24 seconds technically violate my prohibition of live action, the lack of interaction between the two formats makes for a clever juxtaposition.
(Contains some NSFW language)