The Amsterdam International Short Film Festival rewards the best and outstanding short films of all genres from all over the globe. Every month, we screen the finalists to our jury members who will vote for the winners and then the winners are nominated for our annual festival and screening.
The festival is established with the intention of selecting, awarding, promoting and recognizing short filmmakers in various genres. The members of jury and the programmers of the festival consists of award winning filmmakers active in the film industry.
The mission of the festival is to encourage and support filmmakers throughout the world in order to provide the recognition they deserve.
We consider the art of filmmaking an essential component of our lives and encourage works that use powerful and creative approaches toward the language of cinema in order to create a unique vision.
Best Narrative Short
Best science fiction
Best student filmmaker
Best youth actor
Best youth actress
Best Web Series /TV Pilot
Best first time filmmaker
-You agree to use parts of your film (including trailer/teaser/film poster) for promotional purpose.
- Entry fees are non-refundable.
- You must own all the rights to the film or have permission to use any songs included in your film.