Films A to Z

Filtering by Program: ShortsFest

Nightmare Mystery Theatre

2013 | 95 minutes

Sex, drugs, a kidnapping gone horribly wrong, and other nightmares that will make you wake up screaming in this shorts program.

Ready for Anything

2013 | 86 minutes

Seven short films about snatching victory from the jaws of defeat.

Ripped From the Headlines

2013 | 99 minutes

Iraqi vet adrenaline junkies, a Hollywood icon’s passionate crusade, and a Russian orphan’s remarkable rebirth—discover the whole story behind the headlines.

Seattle Supersonic Shorts

2012 | 90 minutes

Celebrating the past and the future, the awkward and the poignant, this collection of short films captures Seattle.

ShortsFest Closing Night 2013

2013 | 86 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 2013

2013 | 87 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.

Thriller Night

2012 | 88 minutes

Vigilante justice. Burning battlefield grudges. Robots seeking revenge. As these gripping tales of action-packed, high-stakes drama unfold, just try to hang on to the edge of your seat.


2012 | 82 minutes

Think you know where you’re going? Guess again. These quick flicks pack unexpectedly powerful punches.