General News


Entry Deadline Extended

Short filmmakers in Australasia have a reputation for striking images and technical excellence. The range of films that have come into the festival so far this year is demonstrative of bold story choices, and mastery of genre. We expect Show Me Shorts 2010 will showcase some exciting second and third films from our brightest filmmaking stars, complimented by engaging new..

Best of Show Me Shorts – now on DVD!

Were there one or two short films you’ve seen in our festival that you’d like to own a copy of? Now you can! We’ve just launched the first volume of a series of Best of Show Me Shorts DVDs. These contain a selection of 16 of the best films from the first two years of the festival including 2006 Best..

new dates confirmed!

We’ve just confirmed four new screening locations for this years festival: 19-25 November: Dorothy Browns Cinema, Arrowtown 19-25 November 2009: Gecko Theatre, Motueka 19-25 November 2009: Hawkins Theatre, Papakura 7-13 January 2010: The Monkey House, Whitianga More to come soon…. For all other confirmed dates and venues, have a look at our schedule page.