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Filtering by Program: Short Film Packages

FutureWave Shorts / Best of NFFTY

2014 | 80 minutes

The next generation of filmmakers have extraordinary talent and share their own unique voices. These international shorts from filmmakers 18 and under point the way to an exceptional cinematic tomorrow.

International Male

2014 | 87 minutes

Through ritual, law, loss, and experience, the diverse lives of these gay men have been forever changed.

Outside the Box

2014 | 86 minutes

These filmmakers really know how to push your buttons, challenge your opinions, and make you sit on the edge of your seat.

Ripped From the Headlines

2014 | 80 minutes

A notorious killer faces parole, China faces a new architecture, and a young girl wants to be crowned in these true stories from around the world.

Run, Jump and Getaway

2014 | 100 minutes

Whether they’re avoiding a shoot ‘em up, escaping dinosaurs, or jumping through time, these risk takers will keep you on the edge of your seat.

Seattle Supersonic Shorts


From dinosaurs to drones, with a dash of noir, the creativity of Seattle filmmakers is on clear view.

ShortsFest Closing Night

2014 | 87 minutes

SIFF's annual celebration of the short form finishes off with this wonderfully varied program examining the breezy joy and tremendous complexity found in the best short films.

ShortsFest Opening Night

2014 | 86 minutes

It is our great pleasure to open our ShortsFest weekend with this collection of superb short films from around the world that exemplify the art of storytelling in all its variety. Comedy and drama, live action and animation-these films prove that short is truly sweet.

Suburban Gothic

2014 | 83 minutes

Ghoulies and ghosties and the monster next door—horrors hidden beneath the tranquil surface of the everyday.

SuperFly and Native Shorts Showcase

2013 | 68 minutes

The SuperFly Filmmaking Experience brings 50 youth from across the country to Seattle for a crash course in documentary filmmaking at the Suquamish Tribal Community. The doc films will world premiere with five other Native American-made short films at this special event.