We are thrilled to announce the start of the Seventh International Short Film Festival Canton happening October 15th through the 18th, 2019 at the beautiful Guo Lanying Opera House in Panyu, Guangzhou. (ISFFC takes 7 years, but it is the first edition of the international short film competition.)

The festival will screen more than 50 short fictions, short documentaries, short animations and short experiments etc. of filmmakers, students and teams.

Our final nominees are judged by our Jury members of Film professionals, such as Directors, Producers, Critics, Director of Photography, etc and choose the final winner of each category.

ISFFC is an IMDb Award-listing qualifying festival! All winners will receive IMDB winning accreditation and an official awards certificate.

Best Short Film
Special Mention
Audience Award

• Films should be produced within the years 2015 to 2019.

• Films must have English subtitles.

• Films quality below HD will not be approved

• ISFFC welcomes any film in any genre, under 60 minutes in length.

• Only digital submissions will be accepted: please upload films via FilmFreeway.

• The organizers reserve the right to change the date, venue and rules of the festival.

• Filmmakers whose films are selected by the festival will be informed through email.