To produce unique ideas, to assist in cinema by theoretical knowledge, to help the cinema students for changing theoretical knowledge into practice, to contribute the development of international short films and provide the meeting short films with audience are the main objectives of festival.
The another aim of the festival is also to prepare a productive environment on an international platform of shareable ideas and knowledge by gathering students, academics and professionals in same the place who interested and engaged in the production of cinema.
The participating films in the fiction, documentary, experimental, animation branches and the qualified films will be screening and films will compete. In addition, various interviews and activities on short films and cinema will be held. The festival will be attended by the Krakow International Green Film Festival team.
Every year, a significant director's work is shown as an opening film and an honorary award is given. In the 18th Short Film Festival, musician artist Cahit Berkay received honorary awards. In the festival, “Documentary Cinema” and “Turkish Cinema” will be held with the participation of filmmakers and academicians.
Every year, our festival brings together the new student films in the movie theaters of the “Süleyman Demirel Kültür Merkezi” of our University with approximately 1500 viewers. In addition, the new 300-person Çatalhöyük cinema hall will be used for festival screenings. The important names of the cinema sector come together with short filmmakers in Konya with interviews such as Documentary Cinema, Turkish Cinema, independent cinema and screenplay in cinema. The films that are participating in the competition are examined in terms of cinematography, script and technical aspects and awards are given to successful films in this field.
As a result of this festival which has been held for eighteen years, a significant infrastructure has been created in the field of short films and documentaries in Konya. Nearly 80,000 students are studying at Selçuk University. During the festival, not only the Faculty of Communication but also other faculty students have shown great interest in the Kısa-ca Film Festival.
- Films that will participate in the competition can be produced in the desired format.
- Movies can be submitted in MPEG2, MOV, H.264 format. (One format is enough)
- There is no limitation of genre and theme in the short films that will apply.
- Movies can be fictional, experimental, documentary or animation genre.
- The duration of the films is limited to 30 minutes.
- In the contest associate, bachelor or graduate students, as well as all students who are studying abroad may also participate.
- Student certificate from the relevant department or e-government (applications without a student certificate will not be considered).
- Films submitted to participate in the competition must be submitted by the director of the film, even if produced by a team.
- Participants may participate in the competition with more than one film.
- Candidates participating in the competition are deemed to have accepted the conditions stated in the specification.
- Applicants must submit the following documents and materials with their films until 04 October 2019 by shipping or online.
To send your movies by Shipping: Selçuk Üniversitesi Alaaddin Keykubat Kampusu İletişim Fakültesi Kısa-ca Film Atölyesi Selçuklu/Konya
To send your movies online: Your films and application documents can be sent to kisacafilmfestivali@gmail.com or via www.filegoes.com.
- Materials required for application;
"Application form" signed by the participant (You can download from our website)
A set photo of the film, if available, or a frame from the film (Digitally)
Director's CV and photo, contact address and phone (Digitally)
The output of the film in any of the MPEG2, MOV, H.264 formats.
- As in previous years, the winners will be awarded with statuette and professional camera funded by supporting firms. All finalists will be invited to our festival with transportation and accommodation expenses.

Awards & Prizes
Best Fiction Film Award
Best Documentary Film Award
Best Experimental Film Award
Best Animation Film Award
Aykut Oray Special Award (Fiction)
Erim Gözen Special Award (Animation)
Prof. Dr. Âlim Şerif ONARAN Special Award (Experimental)
Süha ARIN Special Award (Documentary)
Special Jury Award (Fiction)
Special Juryw Award (Documentary)
Kısaca film Workshop Special Award (Fiction)
Kısaca film Workshop Special Award (Documentary)

- The participating films can be produced in the desired format.

- Movies can be submitted either MPEG2, MOV or H.264 format.

- There is no limitation on the types and themes which will apply for short films. Example: fiction, experimental, documentary, animation movies.

- 30 minutes are the limitation for all kind of films.

- In the contest associate, bachelor or graduate students, as well as all students who are studying abroad may also participate.

- Movies that have applied to participate in the contest, though produced by a team, the application must be submit by the director of the film.

- Participants can participate in more branches.

- Candidates who participate in the competition, it’s deemed to accept the conditions in the specification.

- The participants of the festival must need to submit the following documents and materials with their films until 28 September, 2018.