The 2021 edition of South by Southwest (SXSW) will start on March 16th and end on 20th. This edition will be online. SXSW is Academy Award Qualifying with Best Animated Short, Best Narrative Short.

SXSW has many competitive sections, the one concerning short films are:

  • Narrative Shorts
  • Documentary Shorts
  • Animated Shorts
  • Midnight Shorts
  • Texas Shorts
  • Texas High School Shorts
  • Title Design Competition