The 5th Yerevan Short Film Festival will be held from the 18-20th of November.

The Yerevan Short Film Festival chooses short films in the International and National Competition.

The spirit of the Yerevan international Short Film Festival is one of friendship and universal cooperation. Its aim is to build the platform for screening world’s best short films and support film industry of Armenia.

The festival pays for the participant of the competitive program accommodation and meals.

Grand Prix for The Best Film

Best Short film National Competition

Best Short film International Competition

Award for the Best Director

Jury's Special Prize

Award for the Best Screenplay

Award for the Best Actress

Award for the Best Actor

Award for the Best Cinematography

Award for the Best artistic achievement

Audience Award

Special awards from the sponsors and partners of the Festival

All genres

The person submitting this film warrants to Yerevan international short film festival Festival that they have obtained all the necessary permissions to enter this film and that the film does not infringe the rights, including copyright, of any third party.

The person submitting this film agrees that Yerevan international short film festival Festival it's board, sponsors and partners, and judges, individually and collectively will not be held responsible for losses, damages, costs and liabilities relating to any films submitted to this festival.

Only films that meet the following requirements will be chosen into the Official Selection:

. Films From All Over the world are eligible to apply.

. Films that have been produced in the 24 months prior the Festival.

. Films that have not been exhibited on the Internet or Television.

. Films that do not exceed 30 minutes in length, including credits.

- The festival in the International Competition only accepts fiction short films.

- The festival in the National Competition accepts fiction and documentary short films.

Once a film has been selected it cannot be withdrawn from the Festival program during the event.

All films must be presented in their original language, with English subtitles. "Original language" is the language in which a film is or will be presented in its country of origin.

The Yerevan International Short Film Festival designates three members of the Jury for the all competitions.

No person having taken part in the production or exploitation of a film in competition may be a member of the Jury.

Overall Rating
  • Thank you for the opportunity. It's an honor!

    November 2022
    Response from festival:

    Thank you)

  • These is best short film festival in Armenia!

    November 2022
    Response from festival:

    Thank you very much)

  • Great festival 🎥 Big thanks for selecting my film JUST LIKE WATER 🎬 Also Thank you for the invitation 🙏 Ι hope I can come next time ✔️ Greetings from Greece 🇬🇷

    September 2022
    Response from festival:

    Thank you)

  • François Pirotte

    I would definitely recommend! I could not attend the festival but the communication and hospitality feeling were great! Thanks again to the organizers for selecting After December and I hope we’ll get a chance to meet next year!

    November 2021
    Response from festival:

    Thank you very much)

  • Vladyslav Robskyi

    Great organizators!
    Best wishes and successful

    November 2021
    Response from festival:

    Thank you very much)