International Shorts is a film festival dedicated to supporting new and upcoming filmmakers. The festival aims to provide a productive platform for short films.
All selected films for each year will be eligible for Awards for:
Best Short Film
Best Animated Short
Best Narrative Short
Genre: Comedy, Drama and Animations are welcome to submit.
Time: We screen films from 30 seconds to up to 20 minutes (including all credits)
Completion Date: Films must have been completed after January 1, 2020
Language: All non-English language films must have English subtitles
Deadline: Early Bird February 28, Spring April 15, Summer May 30, Not too late July 15, Late August 30
Online Screener: We accept only Online submissions
Please provide a password if the film is password protected.
For official selections we will kindly request a digital copy which can be shared via email, dropbox, Google Drive or other formats (DVD is not needed or required)
Directors of selected films will be invited for a recorded skype interview to be played at the Festival (not required, but highly recommended)
For submissions made by distributors, please make sure that you have the right to screen your film at this festival as we do not pay screening fees
Full Terms and Conditions are available on our website.