The 2nd SHISW Spring Season Winners Main Competition List

http://shisw.cc/news/detail?id=5677724921246728039

Shanghai Style New Wave
http://shisw.cc/news/detail?id=4629204604154679509

Short AI
http://shisw.cc/news/detail?id=5379952933851458689

The 2nd SHISW Spring Season Winners Single Award List

http://shisw.cc/news/detail?id=4659812964327279204

List of winners
http://shisw.cc/winnerList/history

2023-2024 Competition system :

May 16 - October 6, 2023 Autumn Competition

October 6, 2023 -- January 6, 2024 Winter Competition

January 6, 2024 -- April 6, 2024 Spring Competition

April 6 -- July 6, 2024 Summer Competition

July 6, 2024 -- August 6, 2024 Annual Finals

...............................................................

Shanghai International Short Week

www.shisw.cc

SHISW is an international art exhibition of creative short films.

SHISW is an Internet community platform for young creators to show their talents, improve themselves, advance their careers, find partners, share their lives and gather their ideas.

SHISW provides a platform and method for the new generation of young artists to advance their professional fields.

We have the SHISW Short Film Awards,Film Critics Competition,Writing Contest,Artist Short Creation Program,Creation community.

SHISW will hold screenings in Shanghai / Beijing / USA.

NFT technology: use NFT digital collection authentication technology to develop and enhance the social value and market value of creative short film art.

《Film Live. Short Film Corner》
A public Short Film exhibition and exchange activity jointly initiated by us and Shanghai Film and Television Literature Library.Each edition features award-winning works from SHISW.Starting from April 2023, we will hold a short film screening in Shanghai Film and Television Literature Library Digital Cinema on the last weekend of each month.

Shanghai Film and Television Literature Library is a Shanghai public library, established in October 1993, with the collection, sorting and utilization of film and television literature as its business characteristics and main direction.

----------------------------------

SHISW Short Film Award

* Winning films will be sent to international film festivals.

* Winners will be invited to judge the next SHISW Shanghai Short Film Awards.

* Winners will be invited to submit new film projects, which will receive incubation support from SHISW. Incubation includes film prophase planning, market analysis, positioning, writer, producer, filming money, support resources, dispersing pertains plan custom, push the international film festival, etc. SHISW will co-produce the new film.

* SHISW will conduct interviews for the winners and the films. The interviews will be published and promoted on SHISW's official website and various online media.let more filmmakers to know you and your films.

Best International Narrative Short Film
Best International Documentary Short
Best International Experimental Short
Best International Animation Short

Best International Regional Culture Short
Best China Regional Culture Short
Best Minority Short
Best Kung Fu Short
Best Video Art
Best Mobile phone Short
Best Student Short

Best Producer
Best Director
Best Screenwriting
Best actor
Best Cinematography Director
Best Action Director
Best Art Director
Best Editing Director
Best Visual Effects
Best Original Score
Best Sound Design
Best Costume Design

Certificate(electronic version) : Nomination ; Award Winner;Laurel Crown

SHISW short film award
The selection is held every two months and the winners are selected for the annual finals。

Competition:
1. Narrative Short,Documentaries Short,Experiment Short,Experiment Short,Video Art, Animation
2. Completion Time: Works created after 2018
3. Duration: within 30 minutes (including 30 minutes)
4. Format requirements: 1080P/2K/H.264/Within 5G
5. Language English subtitles
If you have 4 k version please keep used in offline screening.

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

AI Short Film:
Use your imagination to create and explore the unknown.
This unit is set up to encourage the exploration of AI (artificial intelligence) writing/painting/video/film creation, as a parallel unit of the main competition for selection and exhibition.

Type of signs:
A. Graphic works
1. Single theme works.
2. Series theme works, series works no less than 3 pieces.
3. The understanding of AI and the creation concept should be explained in the creation description.
Format: No smaller than 2MB.
Works should be sent to shishortweek@hotmail.com

B. Short films
1. Types: story short film, documentary short film, experimental art short film, animation short film
2. Short films containing pictures/clips produced by AI writing/painting/video and other related software
3. The whole film is produced by AI writing/painting/video and other related software.
4. The understanding of AI and the creation concept should be explained in the creation description.
Running time: Under 30 minutes.

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Short Panorama:
1. Participation is through registration and selection and direct invitation from the organizer.
2. Narrative Short,Documentaries Short,Experiment Short,Experiment Short,Video Art, Animation
3. Completion time: Works created after 2012
4. Within 70 minutes.
5. Format requirements: 1080P/2K/ H.264/Within 10G.
6. Language English subtitles
If you have 4 k version please keep used in offline screening.

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Shanghai Style New Wave:
This unit will be selected and shown as a parallel unit of the main competition.
Narrative Short,Documentaries Short,Experiment Short,Experiment Short,Video Art, Animation

1. Directors from relevant universities or native places in Shanghai, Zhejiang, Jiangsu and Anhui in the Yangtze River Delta region.
2. The film was mainly shot in Shanghai, Zhejiang, Jiangsu and Anhui provinces in the Yangtze River Delta region.
3. Films based on dialogue in Wu language (also known as Jiangdong Dialect, Jiangnan Dialect, Jiangzhe Dialect, Wuyue language).
4. Films related to Wuyue culture.

If you meet any of the above 4 requirements, you can submit your application.

Running time: Under 30 minutes

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Submitted works must Confirm that you agree to authorize:

1.By submitting your works to the exhibition, it means that the applicant agrees to accept all the rules and regulations of SHISW organizing Committee. Once the applicant formally submits his/her application, he/she shall not withdraw the selected work for any reason. Registration should confirm that the submitted works have complete intellectual property rights, and the entries will not infringe on the rights of portrait, reputation, privacy and other legitimate rights and interests of any third party. In case of any legal disputes caused by the entries, the applicants themselves will bear all legal liabilities. The SHISW exhibition committee rejects any work that might conflict with Chinese law or ideology.

2. If all individuals and units sign up for this short Film Week, it will be deemed as granting the SHISW Organizing Committee the right to perform and broadcast in all authorized shows. The full version of the video, clips of the work, still frame images, Chinese/English subtitle copies, and promotional flowers of the entries can be used for the SHISW Organizing Committee's promotional activities of this short Film Week and subsequent related exhibition activities. Including being reported by news media, broadcast, production of promotional brochures, book special publication and publication, TV, network, mobile media and other new media special publicity exhibition column.

3. The organizer and the organizing Committee have the right to use the names and portraits of the applicants and relevant rights holders of the short films for promotional purposes. The organizer has the right to save the shortlisted films for publicity, screening and international cultural exchange.

4.The author of the short film agrees to authorize the organizer and the organizing Committee as one of the brokers to negotiate the international exhibition, overseas publicity and promotion, and global copyright sale and distribution of the works. The director of this work agrees to authorize the organizer and the organizing committee of this event as one of the agents to negotiate with the director of film and television and related business work. SHISW organizers and organizing Committee have the right to interpret the selection, exhibition and selection rules of SHISW works.

Overall Rating
Quality
Value
Communication
Hospitality
Networking
  • Kelvin Ke

    Great festival and response. Really good.

    November 2023
  • Thanks for selecting my short script @ A WALK AMONG THE TOMBSTONES as a finalist in the festival .

    September 2023
  • Myself and our team of the shortfilm-trilogy „Witches of Everland“ is feeling thrilled and honored to be chosen and receiving a Honorable Mention (International Experimental Short) by such a competitive and well organized Festival.
    All the Best + Long life for the Shanghai International Short Week :)

    August 2023
  • It is a great event. My film "Who did it?" A crime drama and "Dysability" Stories about 2 women beat Dyslexia both were selected. Those are films from Taiwan.

    July 2023
  • Ying Chu

    Thanks Shanghai International short week. The film festival provides many resources and support for young filmmaker. Thanks so much, and we will keep going to create mazing works.

    July 2023