NY Shorts Fest


Robert Arentz, Festival Director

Submission Policy:

Festival Season: Spring (usually late May)

Deadline: March 25, 2017 (additional deadlines may vary)

Entry Fee: $59 for shorts 25-45 minutes. $55 for shorts under 25 minutes. Discounts may apply.



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The New York International Short Film Festival (NY Shorts Fest) held annually at the Landmark Sunshine Cinema, showcases the finest short-form cinema from around the world to enthusiastic audiences in the vibrant filmmaking enclave of New York City.

NY Shorts Fest offers short-form filmmakers an ideal platform to screen their film and gain recognition in the heart of New York City.