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Japanese Short Film Night 2022

Japanese Short Film Night 2022

Join us for a colourful evening of Japanese short films curated by Sapporo International Short Film Festival: 11 July in Chch, 12 July in Akld, 13 July in Wgtn, 16-17 July on demand. BOOK NOW.

We ❤ Auckland

We ❤ Auckland

This screening celebrates short films made in Tāmaki Makaurau or by Aucklanders. Join us 8.30pm on Saturday 2 July at The Vic Devonport. Book now!

Italian Short Film Night 2022

Italian Short Film Night 2022

BOOK NOW to join us for an evening of enchanting short films from Italy: 27 June in Christchurch / 28 June in Auckland / 29 June in Wellington / 2 & 3 July on demand

Norwegian Short Film Night

Norwegian Short Film Night

BOOK NOW to join us for an evening of fun and thought provoking short films from Norway: 12 June in Christchurch / 14 June in Auckland / 15 June in Wellington / 18-19 June on demand

Filmmaking Holiday Programme

Filmmaking Holiday Programme

Auckland parents of creative minded 8-12yr old children – book now for our 11-15 July school holiday programme. We’ll be making a short film together and learning along the way.

We’re Recruiting

We’re Recruiting

We’re recruiting for two exceptional humans to join our whānau and help us create exceptional experiences for audiences and our industry partners. 

Ukrainian Fundraiser

Ukrainian Fundraiser

SUPPORT UKRAINE. Join us for a fundraising evening watching short films from Ukraine: 23 May in Christchurch, 24 May in Auckland, 25 May in Wellington and 28-29 May on demand.

EuroTeens Short Film Night

EuroTeens Short Film Night

BOOK NOW to attend this collection of European short films curated especially for teenagers. 1 May in Auckland, 7 May in Christchurch, 8 May in Wellington, 10 & 11 May On Demand. Adults welcome too!

Entries now open for 2022

Entries now open for 2022

Submissions are now open for the 17th Show Me Shorts Film Festival. Set to take place in cinemas across Aotearoa New Zealand during 7-30 October 2022.

SAE People’s Choice Award Winner Announced

SAE People’s Choice Award Winner Announced

Show Me Shorts Film Festival is delighted to announce the winner of the 2021 SAE People’s Choice Award goes to: Rachel Ross, Morgan Leigh Stewart and Samantha Dutton for Green. This short comedy drama made its world premiere during the festival, and went on to delight and humour audiences around the country. The winner of this award is determined by audience votes,..
2021 Award Winners

2021 Award Winners

The winners of the Show Me Shorts awards were unveiled at our live-streamed awards night recently. Eight awards were given out to the creators behind eight fantastic short films. A four-minute, 3D-animated film by first-time, student filmmakers from Wellington is now qualified to enter the Academy Awards® after winning the Department of Post Best New Zealand Film Award. Miro Wine –..