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VIS Vienna Shorts

Next festival:
May 28th, 2019 to June 2nd, 2019

Official website
www.viennashorts.com/nc/en/

ABOUT THE FESTIVAL

VIS Vienna Shorts is an international short film festival organized by the association Independent Cinema in Vienna. The festival presents about 300 films under 30 minutes in several sections every year. The competition is divided into four categories, the other sections consist of retrospectives and thematically curated programs.

COMPETITIONS & AWARDS

VIS Vienna Shorts awards films in four competitive categories: “Fiction & Documentary” is dedicated to international short fiction and documentary films, “Animation Avantgarde” to international animation and experimental films. The “Austrian Competition” takes care of the national production, the “Austrian Music Video Award” is awarded to the best national music video. (Mission statements on all four categories can be found on the festival’s website.)
VIS is a qualifying festival for the Academy Awards® (Oscars), the European Film Awards and the Austrian Film Awards and awards prize money in the amount of more than EUR 20,000. Prizes are awarded in all categories by expert juries.

FESTIVAL CENTER

ADMINISTRATIVE ADDRESS
Q21/MuseumsQuartier
Museumsplatz 1/5/2
1070 Vienna
Austria

CONTACT EMAIL
info[at]viennashorts.com

FESTIVAL SHOWS...
Live-action shorts
Animated shorts
Documentary shorts
Experimental shorts
Music videos

FESTIVAL HAS AN ENTRY FEE
The entry fee is EUR 15 (USD 17) for short fiction and documentaries (“Fiction & Documentary”) and EUR 10 (USD 12) for animation and experimental films (“Animation Avantgarde”) within the regular submission period.

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