Entries for the festival are open between February and June, with fee discounts for earlier entries. Click through to find out how to submit your film, the required entry criteria, and deadlines.
To qualify as a New Zealand short film and be eligible for the awards, your film must not be available online, unless you are entering in the ‘Music video’ category and you must meet 2 of the 3 fundamental criteria, in addition to the criteria for specific awards. Click through for more information.
Your last chance to enter your film for the 2015 festival is July 1- so enter today! Show Me Shorts screens at 20 locations throughout New Zealand each November, has a prize pool valued at over NZD $35,000, and gives the Best Film winner a shot at an Oscar®.
We’re offering free entry for kiwi music videos during the month of May to help celebrate NZ Music Month! Just submit via our normal process and claim a fee waiver. Click through to find out more.
The deadline for entries into the ninth annual Show Me Shorts Film Festival is here. Anyone wanting their short film or music video considered for the 2014 festival must submit before 1 July, 2014. The Show Me Shorts Best Film Award winner will qualify for entry to the Oscars®! Short film entries of all genres are welcome. Read more about the submission process and awards here.