General News


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

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

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

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.