The International Film and Broadcast Academy, in partnership with Goethe-Institut Nigeria, The Nigeria Film Corporation, The National Film and Video Censors Board and Access Bank plc are organising IN-SHORT 2023, the coolest international short film festival in Africa with a difference!

Come and enjoy the coolest parties, great networking sessions, Industry panel discussions and professional workshops in addition to some of the best short films from around the world.

It takes place in Lagos this December 14 - 16, 2023, and will be screening international short films from different genres with a strong focus on short films. The festival is targeted at professional, emerging and student filmmakers with productions of of up to 40 minutes in length. Filmmakers across the world are also invited to submit their short films to compete for the popular audience award.

- Best Director
- Best Cinematography
- Best Editor
- Best Production Design
- Best Visual EFX
- Best Child Actor
- Best Use of Music
- Best Musical Video
- Best Skit
- Best Experimental film
- Best Short Film
- Best Documentary
- Best Animation
- Best Actor
- Best Actress
- Best Sound
- Best Story Line
- Best Make Up Artist
- Best Costume
- Best Screen Play
- Special Jury Prize
- Honorary Awards

Please submit your work (documentary, short, animation, Skits, Musical videos and experimental shorts)
Good luck to all, and thank you for sharing your work with us.

Overall Rating
  • Ozor Uche

    Awesome experience! looking forward to the next

    December 2021
  • Thank you, Team Inshort Film Festival.

    December 2021
  • Osaigbovo Eriamiantoe

    A film festival that values filmmakers. Great.

    December 2021
  • Adebisi Oluwakamisi

    It's ok. We didn't know the final nominees for the award categories.

    December 2021
  • Was so sad I could not be there, I hope everyone enjoyed the film and did not get too scared hahaha. Great festival, would be cool to go some day.

    December 2021