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25th Annual Palm Springs International Short Film Festival


JUNE 18-24, 2019


ShortFest (Palm Springs International Short Film Festival & Film Market), one of the largest and most acclaimed short film showcases in the world, will take place in Palm Springs on June 18-24, 2019. ShortFest is the destination for international filmmakers to celebrate the art of cinema and network with filmmakers and industry experts from all over the world.

Now in its 25th year, the seven-day competitive festival screens approximately 325 films from over 100 countries. ShortFest is an Oscar® and BAFTA® and Los Premios Goya-qualifying festival and has presented more than 100 shorts that have gone on to receive Oscar® nominations.

The concurrent ShortFest Film Market, the largest short film markets in the world, will feature a library of more than 5,300 film submissions available to industry guests, and the ShortFest Forum will feature three days of panels covering a wide range of emerging trends and new practices in the global film community.

 The City of Palm Springs is proud to be the Title Sponsor.

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