Friday July 31, @ 5:00pm
Cinespace 6356 Hollywood Blvd. Hollywood 90028
The standard for excellence in short films.
LA Shorts Fest honors those individuals who have achieved excellence in short films. As the largest short film festival in the world with more than 1,000 entries, 300 film screenings and 9 days of guest speakers, interactive and entertaining events, the festival has become the industry standard for showcasing and awarding undiscovered talent.
Academy Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Accredited
Officially recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures, Arts and Sciences, some of these films may go on to receive Oscar nominations. We are the only festival with SIX awards recognized by the Academy. In the past, 33 films have received Oscar nominations with 11 winning the coveted Oscar statue.
And the Winner is….
We will announce the award winners during our closing night awards ceremony
Best of the Fest (Academy recognized)
Panavision Camera Package Valued at $60,000
The filmmaker would have their choice of a Panaflex Elaine 16mm camera package or a Panaflex Gold II 35mm camera package, both packages include lenses and accessories. The filmmaker would need to provide insurance. The camera would be available for up to four weeks of filming, but equipment is based on availability. The filmmaker would have up to 24 months to use the award.
Best Foreign Film (Academy recognized)
Best Drama (Academy recognized)
Best Comedy (Academy recognized)
Best Animation (Academy recognized)
Best Experimental (Academy recognized)
Best Music Video