Toronto Short celebrates the very best of international short filmmaking, every March at the Carlton Cinema in downtown Toronto.
Toronto Short shows over 100 short films every year, as part of a week of screenings, premieres and networking events. Short filmmakers and film fans are invited to showcase their achievements, learn from fellow filmmakers, and build contacts for future collaborations.
Thanks very much to Dead Fly Media for our wonderful banner image! It shows the team from Life and the Art of Lying (director: Emily Schooley), winners of Best LGBT Short 2018.
Awards are given in the following categories:
Best Drama Short
Best Comedy Short
Best Experimental Short
Best Documentary Short
Best LGBT Short
Best Horror Short
Best Sci-Fi Short
Best Short Short
Best Animated Short
Best Music Video
The Toronto Short Film Festival is open to short films from any country which are under 50 minutes in length.
The Toronto Short Film Festival accepts only digital submissions and we screen at the Carlton Cinema in downtown Toronto every March.