Board Shorts is a bloody awesome sports short film festival aimed to entertain the weekend warriors with films, any sports, and any film about sports. Films in the past have included mockumentaries about extreme trampolining, animated snowboard trips (trips being the word), and music videos with skateboarding on boats. We love comedies, action sports, music videos, drama’s anything related to sports, we’ll take it.

There is a cash prize for the best short film.
There are awards for...
Best cinematography
Funniest concept
Wicked editing

Eligibility: The International and Australian Sections of the Festival are open to any production under 15mins in length and no older than 2 year from January 2019 (In rare and exceptional circumstances the festival committee reserves the right to accept films of longer duration or age). All productions screened at Boardshorts must be in English or have English subtitles.

Entry format is via digital download
Important - If entering via DVD or Blue-ray please mark the entry: with film title, and a contact also include “No Commercial Value - Festival Use Only”
All entries must include at least two stills one from the film and the other behind the scenes.

The entrant grants Boardshorts Short Film Festival the rights to: - utilize their film footage for promotional purpose of Boardshorts only. The Entrant warrants that they have obtained all the necessary permissions to enter this film and that the film does not infringe the rights including copyright of any third party.

Festival programmers select and invite all films presented at Boardshorts Short Film Festival. Filmmakers selected to participate will be notified by email (please ensure email address supplied is in working order). The Jury’s processes, discussions, and deliberations are strictly confidential and no discussion will be entered into regarding their decisions.