YouTube is a goldmine for quirky, irreverent and candid-camera videos, but what about when you’re craving something on par with the movies and shows you have saved on your TiVo? Finding new and edgy entertainment-based content on the web can require a lot of patience to sift through all the stuff that’s out there. That’s where Vimeo sets itself apart, staking a place for filmmakers to showcase their short films without being lost among all the video slideshows, video blogs and screen capture videos that seem to dominate the web. Check out Vimeo’s list of their 25 favorite videos of 2009 and you’ll feel like you’ve just gotten a free ticket for a short film festival. To all aspiring filmmakers out there: prepare to be inspired.