The 2020 edition of Brussels Short Film Festival will be held from 2nd to 12th September. This is the 23rd edition. BSFF is Academy Award qualifying with its prizes International Grand Prize and National Grand Prize.

This year, the BSFF will host the National and Next Generation competition. The International Competition has been postponed to 2021. This is due to the Covid-19 emergency. The 62 films selected for 2020 will compete in 2021 along with the future finalists selected for 2021.

  • National Competition: 34 short films
  • Next Generation: 20 Belgian short films
  • International Competition: Postponed to 2021

National Competition

  • Juillet 96 by Michèle Jacob
  • Les Glaçons by Sara Dufossé
  • A l’usage de vivants by Pauline Fonsny
  • The memory shop by Christiaan Neu
  • Famille Nucléaire by Faustine Crespy
  • Gaïa by Christophe De Groef, Pierre Leo
  • Traces by Hugo Frassetto, Sophie Tavert Macian
  • Meander by Dayo Clinckspoor
  • Chanson cri by Sarah Espour, Marie Allain
  • Novembre by De Leu Camille
  • De Passant by Pieter Coudyzer
  • Ils surveillent by Quentin Moll-Van Roye
  • Melanie by Jacinta Agten
  • On my way by Sonam Larcin
  • Shams by Pauline Beugnies
  • Lieve by Vincent Groos
  • Julia by Vincent Smitz
  • La Musique by Jean-Benoit Ugeux
  • Le Canapé by Baptiste Sornin, Karim Barras
  • Plaqué Or by Chloé Léonil
  • On n’est pas près d’être des super-héros by Lia Bertels
  • Night Trip by Nicolas Boucart
  • Da Yie by Anthony Nti
  • La Ressource Humaine by Adriana da Fonseca
  • Mother’s by Hippolyte Leibovici
  • FKTF (French Kissing Tooth Fairy) by Aline Boyen
  • Lapin perdu by Bertrand Lissoir
  • Désert by Frédéric Daenen, Colin Javaux
  • Il Padrino by Jean-Luc Couchard
  • So We Live by Rand Abou Fakher
  • Le Roi by Stefano Ridolfi
  • Suave by Aurian de Wouters
  • Flash by Barney Frydman
  • CDD : Corpus Crisis by M. Tikal

Next Generation

  • Plaqué Or by Chloé Léonil
  • Loos by Tijo Westerhof
  • Ce qui reste by Hugo Salvaire
  • Belgian Blue by Yasmine Versteele
  • L’Ecume de la Ville by Pierre Watteyne
  • Mother’s by Hippolyte Leibovici
  • Nesting by Alex Verhaest
  • Echappée Belle by Camille Gainnet
  • Connected by Bram Van Landschoot
  • La Dernière Séance by Alice Gadbled
  • Désirée by Victoria Jadot
  • Meander by Dayo Clinckspoor
  • Tête de linotte ! by Gaspar Chabaud
  • Mian / Visages by Paul Vincent de Lestrade
  • Dutchgaria by Capucine Muller