Welcome to the Buenos Aires Indie Shorts Awards (BAISA)! An international film festival based in Buenos Aires, Argentina! Ex. BUEIFF Channel! We keep innovating for you!

More categories, more films, and more prizes! Compete for the BAISA Trophy! Be part of the live event with your work!

We have two editions per year and an annual event to bring together the best of both in one place!

* SHORT FILM (under 25min)
- Narrative
- Animation
- Documentary
- Experimental
- Horror
- Student

* FEATURE FILM (over 60min)
- Narrative
- Documentary

* SHORT FILM Under 10 minutes
* SHORT FILM Under 5 minutes
* LONG SHORT FILM (between 25-59min)
* MUSIC VIDEO (under 10 min)
* BEST Poster (photography)

- Best Female Director
- Best Male Director
- Best Screenplay
- Best Cinematography

- All-Winners can request their BAISA Trophy!
- All Selected films will receive the Official Selection Laurel and can request an Official Certificate of participation

A - Movies of any genre are accepted. The film must be completed after January 1, 2022.
Ab - Only some Winner's films will be screened in the event.
Ac- Each filmmaker can submit as many projects as they wish.
B- All Winners will receive their Winner BAISA Certificates and laurels.
C- We don’t download data or accept Dropbox submissions. Please only send links to your media hosted on 3rd party servers such as Vimeo or YouTube.
D- Additional categories (Director, Cinematography, etc.) will be evaluated separately so that they will be considered as separate categories, any movie has the possibility of winning them.
E- The selection committees' and juries' decisions are final.
Eb- To participate, participants must pay a non-refundable registration fee.
F- Insults or threats to Festival staff are grounds for disqualification. That breaks the spirit of union and respect for this art.
G- Filmmakers and screenwriters retain 100% of the rights to their projects and materials that they submit to the Buenos Aires Indie Short Awards.
H- By submitting a film, you accept the bases and conditions of the Festival.

Overall Rating
  • thanks great team and great festival director....

    February 2023
  • Vinoth kumar

    It very good and comfortable to movie making people like me for encouraging us anyway.

    November 2022
  • Lasse Winkler

    ähm wtf. This is not a festival. Fake.

    November 2022
  • We are very happy to have been selected. Thank you!

    November 2022
  • perfect perfect perfect perfect perfect

    October 2022