HollyShorts Film Festival 

is an organization devoted to showcasing the best and brightest short films from around the globe, advancing the careers of filmmakers through screenings, networking events, and various panel and forums. The HollyShorts Film festival showcases the top short films produced 40- minutes or less. Categories include Short Animation, Short Live Action, Short Documentary, Music Video, Webisode, Commercials, Youth Film and Digital Microbudget. Click here for full list of awards.

 Recently named an Academy Awards® Qualifying Festival.


Best Short Film Grand Prize Winner qualifies for Academy Awards® 


Ranked Top 50 Festival Worth The Entry Fee for the past 7 years



Selected as one of the Top 100 Best Reviewed Festivals



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