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We’re Hiring

We’re Hiring

We are currently recruiting for several contract roles. This is an opportunity for anyone keen to work on New Zealand’s leading international short film festival.

Rainbow Shorts 2020

Rainbow Shorts 2020

We are honoured and excited to share more rainbow community stories than ever before, with twelve of the 78 films in our programme holding LGBTQI+ connections.

Award Nominees Announced 2020

Award Nominees Announced 2020

We are delighted to announce the nominees for the 2020 awards at Show Me Shorts Film Festival. Winners will be announced at the Awards Night – 4 October at Rialto Cinemas Newmarket.

2020 Programme Announced

2020 Programme Announced

Show Me Shorts goes hybrid for 2020. New Zealand’s largest international short film festival will open in cinemas across Aotearoa – and online – from 2 October.

Indonesian Short Film Night

Indonesian Short Film Night

Join us for an evening of Indonesian short films full of family, friendship, frights, love, and contemplation of the big questions in life. Available to watch online from 18-20 August.

Oscar Shorts Film Night 2020

Oscar Shorts Film Night 2020

Join us for an evening of award winning short films. Watch the nominees for Best Animation and Best Live Action categories at the Oscars. 7pm Tuesday 14 July at The Kingslander in Auckland. 7pm Wednesday 15 July at The Third Eye in Wellington. Book now.