Explore humanity through film, followed by engaging conversations with the filmmakers, in this monthly showcase of short films. Life Screenings International Short Film Festival displays films that show a world we want to live in. Exhibited filmmakers from around the world StreamYard/FaceBook Live in and local filmmakers attend as well to discuss their creations and engage with the audience. Four years running, this 75 minute happening takes place once a month at the Winter Park Library and is free to the public. This is a virtual StreamYard/FaceBook Live and an in-person event

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Create a world you want to live in and share it to us.

● Films with a running time of 15 minutes or less are considered.
● Selected filmmakers provide an under 100 mb digital format copy of their film for screening.
● Filmmakers are encouraged to be present either in person or via Streamyard.
● Films submitted in languages other than English must include English Subtitles.
● While the work submitted remains the property of the artist, Life Screenings reserves the right to use submitted footage or stills to promote the festival. Filmmaker also permits use of images or video taken of them at the festival.
● All filmmakers will be notified regarding status of acceptance/non-acceptance into the festival by email.

Overall Rating
  • Clare Langford

    We were honoured to be part of this fantastic festival - great communication and lovely atmosphere - even while being online! It was lovely to take part in the live stream Q&A also. Many Thanks !

    January 2022
    Response from festival:

    Keep creating, Clare!! We love your films!

  • Thank you for supporting our film on a Vietnam War veteran that died of cancer due to Agent Orange.

    November 2021
  • So wonderful to be included in the official selection and talk to Banks after the screening. I wish the festival a long productive future!!

    November 2021
    Response from festival:

    Thank you kindly, Stuart. Stay curious and keep creating!

  • Patrick Cone

    Great film festival. Friendly and communicative staff. Will submit here again in the future!

    October 2021
    Response from festival:

    Keep creating, Patrick!!

  • Tres chouette festival avec une communication au top

    August 2021
    Response from festival:

    Merci beaucoup, Coline!!