Theta Short Film Festival based in Italy.
The TSFF is an International short film competition, created with the aim of providing directors with the opportunity to express their artistic poetics. Our mission is to encourage and support authors around the world in order to provide the recognition and satisfaction they deserve. We accept short films of all genres.
The TSFF wants to create connections between directors and viewers.
The festival is organized by people who believe in the art and communicative power of cinema. The Official Selection includes a number of 40 short films, chosen by a quality jury.
We revise the submitted works every month.

๐˜พ๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™š๐™ข๐™– ๐™ž๐™จ ๐™ฉ๐™๐™š ๐™š๐™จ๐™จ๐™š๐™ฃ๐™˜๐™š ๐™ค๐™› ๐™ฉ๐™๐™š ๐™จ๐™ค๐™ช๐™ก.

In the first year the event will take place on two dates at the headquarters of the "Proteatro" in Baiano (AV)/ and โ€œCinema Partenioโ€ in Avellino. The projection of each work will be followed by a dissussion between the author and the spectators.


The Jury will award this prizes:
(Certification, plate, Trophy, cash prize)

๐—•๐—˜๐—ฆ๐—ง ๐—ฆ๐—›๐—ข๐—ฅ๐—ง ๐—™๐—œ๐—Ÿ๐— 
(Cash prize + Trophy + Certification)

๐—•๐—˜๐—ฆ๐—ง ๐—œ๐—ง๐—”๐—Ÿ๐—œ๐—”๐—ก ๐—ฆ๐—›๐—ข๐—ฅ๐—ง ๐—™๐—œ๐—Ÿ๐— 
(Cash prize + Trophy + Certification)

๐—•๐—˜๐—ฆ๐—ง ๐—ฆ๐—›๐—ข๐—ฅ๐—ง ๐——๐—ข๐—–
(Trophy + Certification)

๐—•๐—˜๐—ฆ๐—ง ๐—”๐—ก๐—œ๐— ๐—”๐—ง๐—œ๐—ข๐—ก ๐—ฆ๐—›๐—ข๐—ฅ๐—ง
(Trophy + Certification)

๐๐„๐’๐“ ๐„๐—๐๐„๐‘๐ˆ๐Œ๐„๐๐“๐€๐‹ ๐’๐‡๐Ž๐‘๐“ ๐…๐ˆ๐‹๐Œ
(Plate + Certification)

๐—•๐—˜๐—ฆ๐—ง ๐— ๐—จ๐—ฆ๐—œ๐—– ๐—ฉ๐—œ๐——๐—˜๐—ข
(Plate + Certification)

๐—•๐—˜๐—ฆ๐—ง ๐—ฆ๐—›๐—ข๐—ฅ๐—ง ๐—ฆ๐—–๐—ฅ๐—˜๐—˜๐—ก๐—ช๐—ฅ๐—œ๐—ง๐—œ๐—ก๐—š
(Plate + Certification)









Best Actor in a Leading Role
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Best Photography
Best Story
Best scenography
Best editing
Best sound design
Best makeup

*๐€๐๐๐ข๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง๐š๐ฅ ๐ฉ๐ซ๐ข๐ณ๐ž๐ฌ ๐ฆ๐š๐ฒ ๐›๐ž ๐š๐ง๐ง๐จ๐ฎ๐ง๐œ๐ž๐.
Current award categories and prizes are subject to little change.
The winners should be screened at โ€œCinema Partenioโ€ (Avellino, Italy)

Authors of the works will be interviewed at the live event or remotely.

Those who will not be present at the live event must promptly notify the festival.

Authors of the short films (in case of absence) can send a video of themselves where they briefly hear their work.

1. We accept films of all genres.

2. You can participate in multiple categories.

3. All Entries Must be subtitled in English or Italian.

4. The selected films will have to send the supplementary material when contacted by the Festival Direction.
- High res. short film poster
- Synopsis of the short film
- Digital close-up photo of the director
- Director's biography (maximum 500 characters)

5. TSFF can use trailer/teaser/film poster/stills or BTS for promotional purpose (but do not release, under any form or circumstances, the full film)

6. Entry fees are non-refundable

7. The submitter owns all the rights to the film

8. Even the winning works that will not be present at the event can connect remotely.

9. TSFF winners that will go into yearly programme must send copy of the film without subtitles and .srt file with english subtitles within 2 weeks from official announcment.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS: Upon selection, the entrant grants WIFF the right to utilize publicity materials related to the production (i.e. press kits, posters, stills, preview tapes, etc.) for promotional purposes in all mediums, including broadcast, print and internet. All publicity materials for invited films (press kits, stills, posters, video clips) must arrive at the Festival at the sender's expense. The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening, and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations. The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless TSFF from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses. The film has been submitted for consideration with the knowledge and consent of the Producer (s) and / or rights holders. If selected as a nominee for the Theta Film Festival, there is an understanding of an expectation that the selected film sends delegates (one off-screen and one on-screen) to accompany the nominated film during the Event date.