ShorTS – International Film Festival

20th Edition

ShorTS – International Film Festival

when:June 28th - July 7th, 2019
address:C/o Casa del Cinema
P.zza Duca degli Abruzzi, 3
IT-34135 Trieste
tel:+39 040 2469152
fax:+39 040 2469156
deadline:February 28th, 2019
entry form:Online Submission

The Festival is divided in two sections:

Maremetraggio Section
Last Chance Section
This section is reserved for short films that won one or more prizes in one or more international festivals during the 2014. All submitted works must not exceed 20 minutes in terms of length (titles included) and must have been produced after the January, 2013.
The films are selected at the incontestable discretion of the Artistic Direction of the Festival. The Artistic Direction will choose a Jury of experts that will award the following prizes:
-Best Short Film Award (€ 10.000)
-Best Italian Short Film Award
-Best Animation Short Film Award
-Critics’ Choice Award for Best Short Film
-People’s Choice Award for Best Short Film The jury reserves the right to assign honorable mentions or nominate for first equals. The Audience Award will be given after the votes of the audience. The short films participating in the Web Initiative on the Internet will compete for an eventual Web Audience’s Award. Please note that the € 10.000 prize is a subject to taxation according to the Italian law ( 25% – art. 30, 2° comma DPR 600/73) LAST CHANCE SECTION This section includes films that did not win any Award. Submitted films must not exceed 10 minutes (titles included) and must have been produced after January, 2014. All genres are eligible. Ten selected films from this section will be included in the Maremetraggio Section of the Festival and will be eligible for its Awards and prizes.

  • A Girl Like You by Massimo Loi, Gianluca Mangiasciutti: In Competition - Oltre Il Muro Prize for the Best Italian Short

  • Candie Boy by Arianna Del Grosso: In Competition – Audience Award

  • Colombi by Luca Ferri: In Competition

  • Valzer by Giulio Mastromauro, Alessandro Porzio: In Competition

  • Tiger Boy by Gabriele Mainetti: Prize Studio Universal

  • Damiano by Giovanni Virgilio: Official Selection

  • Basette by Gabriele Mainetti

  • That Summer by Guendalina Zampagni: Ippocampo - Best First Film