HollyShorts Film Festival (HSFF) is an annual short film festival showcasing the best and brightest short films from around the globe. The festival showcases the top short films produced 30 minutes or less.
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Short Animation (Film)Animated Short films 40 minutes or less.
Short Live Action (Film)Live action short films 40 minutes or less. Sub categories include Horror, Action, Drama, Narrative, Director, International, Female Director, Studen… More
Short Documentary (Film)Documentary short films 40 minutes or less.
Music Video (Film)Winner in the MUSIC VIDEO category receives $5000 in goods and services from COMPANY 3. MUSIC VIDEO submissions 7 minutes or less.
Webisode (Film)Webisodes should be between 1 to 15 minutes. One Web series submission can have multiple episodes within 15 minutes.
Commercials (Film)Best Commercial category winner will receive $5000 in goods and services courtesy of COMPANY 3.
Trailers (Film)Feature film or short film trailer competition, 3 minutes or less.
3D shorts competition (Film)3D short films 40 minutes or less. Films submitting for this category must be exhibited in 3D.
Youth Film Competition (Film)High school or first year college student short film projects 15 minutes or less. Filmmakers must be under 21 years of age to be eligible.
Digital Microbudget (Film)Digital Microbudget films 5 minutes or less; filmed with cell phones (IPhone or Android), tablets, GoPro, etc. Budget must be under $500.