Show Me Shorts Festival opening nights

Posted Monday 19 Sep 2022

Show Me Shorts Festival opening nights

My, how New Zealand’s biggest little film festival has grown! This is by far the largest programme ever for Show Me Shorts, with 92 short films and music videos selected. 

Click here for the festival trailer

Click here to see the thirteen themed sections of the programme and book tickets

Important dates and venues:

Show Me Shorts will launch with Auckland Opening Night on Friday 7 October at The Hollywood, Avondale, with MC Kate Rodger. Many of the world premieres will take place at this event, which will be a fun and glamorous celebration of the local screen industry, as well as featuring international guests.  

Tickets to Auckland opening night
Wellington Opening Night will follow on Thursday 13 October at The Embassy, and then Christchurch Opening Night on Friday 14 October at Alice Cinema.

Tickets to Wellington opening night

Tickets to Christchurch opening night

The Final Awards Night – at which the eight coveted major prizes will be presented – will take place in Auckland on Sunday 9 October at Rialto Cinemas Newmarket, and will be MC'd by Miriama Kamo.

Tickets to Final Awards night

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