"Why Not?" is an International Short Film Festival with the mission to open people's minds and spread creativity, Because Why Not?!

We believe that all great ideas and projects start with someone saying Why Not?!

- Best Short Film
- Best Animation Short Film
- Best Documentary Short Film
- Best Short Film Score
- Best Music Video

- All Short Film submissions should not exceed the 17-minute mark
- Short films in any language apart from English and Russian must come with Russian or English subtitles
- Short Films can be already released on other platforms
- If the Short Film is selected, the organizers of the festival will add subtitles in Russian (if . the film is not in Russian language)