Short film festivals

Short film festivals, experimental film and video festivals

See also: Festivals. Film festivals

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Anne Arbor Film Festival
The Ann Arbor Film Festival is internationally recognized as a premiere showcase for creative, inspiring, and influential films of all types: avant-garde and experimental, story-based narratives, documentaries, and animation. As the longest-running film festival of its kind in North America, the AAFF is steeped in a rich tradition of ground-breaking cinema.

Arcipelago Filmfestival (italy)
International festival of short films and new images.

Arrivano i Corti
Annual event featuring underground and off-scene films.

Bolzano Short Film Festival

Cambridge Super 8
Annual event based in Cambridge, UK for films shot on the Super 8 format.

Capalbio Cinema International
Capalbio Cinema is one of the leading short film festivals in Italy.

Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival

Con i Minuti Contati
Con i minuti contati. The International Short Movie Festival. The Festival is sponsored by The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Italian Ministry of Youth, Umbria Regional Authority, the Province of Perugia, the Municipality of Montefalco and Alliance Française.

Annual international competition for films not exceeding 30 minutes in length. Berlin, Germany.

Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival, Portugal.

Euganea Movie Movement
An international festival of short films and documentaries which takes place every year in July in the area of Colli Euganei near Padua.

European Independent Film Festival
The European Independent Film Festival (ECU Film Festival) offers independent European filmmakers the opportunity to have their films be screened alongside independent films from around the world and judged by a panel of respected film professionals.

Online event annually short-lists 25 one-minute films and selects a winner.

Florence International Film Festival

Indie Short Film Competition
Annual short film competition.

International Short Film Festival Oberhausen

International Short Film Festival of Lille, France.

London Short Film Festival

Locarno International Film Festival. Festival specializing in short films.

Los Angeles International Short Film Festival
Features program, news and contact information.

Magma Short Film Festival, Sicily, Italy.

Roma International Film Festival, Italy.

Show Me Shorts Film Festival
Show Me Shorts is New Zealand’s premiere short film festival, bringing Kiwi and international shorts to theatres throughout New Zealand.

Tampere International Short Film Festival, Finland.

Tropfest, Australia

Tropfest Short Film Festival YouTube channel.

Women’s Voices Now (WVN)
WVN is a New York-based not-for-profit social enterprise is calling for film submissions for Women’s Voices from the Muslim World: A Short-Film Festival. The festival is open to filmmakers of all genders, nationalities and faiths.