The 2020 edition of Chicago International Film Festival will be held from 14th to 25th October with streaming and drive-in events. This is 56th edition. Chicago IFF is Academy Award Qualifying with the prizes Silver Hugo for Best Short Documentary, Golden Hugo for Best Short Film.
The 2020 edition of Montreal Festival du Nouveau Cinema will be held online and in person from 7th to 18th October. This is the 49th edition of the FNC. Montreal’s FNC is Academy Award Qualifying with the prize Best Short Film – International Competition.
The 2020 edition of Edmonton International Film Festival (homepage) will be held from October 1st to 10th 2020. EIFF is Academy Award qualifying with the awards International Short Film Award, Animated Short Film Award. Find the short films in competition here.
The 2020 edition of LA Shorts will be streaming online from 1st to 31st October 2020, as stated on their homepage. On October 26th will be announced the shortlist.
The 2020 edition of Animafest Zagreb – World Festival of Animated Film (English homepage) will be held from 28th September to 3rd October 2020. Established in 1972, hosts the Films for Children competition and the World Panorama selection (non-competitive). Animafest is Academy Award qualifying with the prize Grand Prix – […]
The 2020 edition of Athens International Film and Video Festival, held in Ohio, USA, has been postponed. The dates were set to be from 12th to 18th October 2020. As stated on their website, the festival will be moved to April 2021, alongside with the 2021 edition: AIFVF will be […]
The 2020 edition of Urbanworld Film Festival (website) will be held from 23th to 27th September 2020. Founded in 1997, it is usually held in Manhattan, New York City, United States. This is the 24th year for Urbanworld. Urbanworld is Academy Award Qualifying with its award Best Narrative Short.
The 2020 edition of Calgary International Film Festival (homepage) will be held from September 24th to October 4th. Established in 2020, this is the 21st year of CIFF. It is Academy Award qualifying with the prize Best Overall Short Film Award.
The 2020 edition of Ottawa International Animation Festival will be held from 23th September to 04th October 2020. Established in 1976, OIAF (as stated here) is usually a five days long festival, but will be extended for this edition due to switching to an online format. It is usually held […]
The 2021 edition of Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival (English homepage of the festival) has been announced. The dates are programmed to start from January 29th and to end on February 6th 2021. It will be the 43th edition. Clermont ISFF (Festival international du court métrage de Clermont-Ferrand) is the […]