Time is ticking for Show Me Shorts Film Festival entries

Posted Thursday 25 May 2023

Yes, there is still time to get your entry in to the Show Me Shorts Film Festival but who wants to leave it until the lasat minute?! The Late Entry Deadline is Thursday 1 June, then it’s only a month until the the Extended Deadline on Saturday 1 July.

Show off or premiere your short film at this Oscar-qualifying film festival. Films must be 2-20 minutes long, but can be any genre. Cinematic narrative-style films with strong audience appeal are preferred, as are films making their premiere.

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During 6-29 October 2023 Show Me Shorts will put on 100 screenings in 35 cinemas across New Zealand. The festival will also include screenings of many of the short films through the Festival's on demand platform - these films will be geo-blocked to allow only New Zealanders to watch them.