The 2020 edition of AFI Fest will be held virtually from 15th to 22th October. This is the 34th edition of AFI Fest, which is usually held in Los Angeles, USA.

AFI Fest is Academy Award Qualifying with the prize Grand Jury Prize.

Short films in competition

  • A 1984 period piece in present day by Sean Glass (USA)
  • Black goat by Yi Tang (USA, Nepal)
  • Blocks by Bridget Moloney (USA)
  • Breaking ground by Ines Girihirwe (Rwanda)
  • The chicken by Neo Sora (USA)
  • Child of the land by Kimi Howl Lee (USA)
  • Chinese wall by Santiago Barzi (Argentina)
  • Claire at seven months by Jacob Halpren (USA)
  • Correspondencia by Carla Simón, Dominga Sotomayor (Spain, Chile)
  • David by Zach Woods (USA)
  • Dustin by Naïla Guiguet (France)
  • The end of suffering (a proposal) by Jacqueline Lentzou (Greece)
  • The feeling by Bridey Elliott (USA)
  • Forever by Mitch McGlocklin (USA)
  • Gramercy by Pat Heywood, Jamil McGinnis (USA)
  • Heading south by Yuan Yuan (USA, China)
  • In France Michelle is a man’s name by Em Weinstein (USA)
  • In sudden darkness by Tayler Montague (USA)
  • L.A. Roll by Helki Frantzen (USA)
  • Little chief by Erica Tremblay (USA, Seneca, Cayuga Nation)
  • Lonely blue night by Johnson Cheng (USA)
  • Maalbeek by Ismaël Joffroy Chandoutis (France)
  • Nour by Rim Nakhli (Tunisia)
  • Pillars by Haley Elizabeth Anderson (USA)
  • Postpartum by Henriette Rietz (Germany)
  • Rubbed in pink by Kathy Esquenazi Mitrani (Colombia)
  • Swimmer by Jonatan Etzler (Sweden)
  • T by Keisha Rae Witherspoon (USA)
  • There’s cake by Clàudia Vernis (Spain)
  • They salivate by Ariane Boukerche (France)
  • Tiger and ox by Seunghee Kim (South Korea)
  • Umbilical by Danski Tang (USA)
  • The visit by Azadeh Moussavi (Iran)