Kia ora and welcome to Show Me Shorts 2017. Our 12th edition of the festival will take place at more than 20 cinemas across New Zealand, kicking off with our Auckland Opening Night & Awards Ceremony at The Civic on 28 October.

We also celebrate Wellington Opening Night at The Embassy in Wellington on 9 November. Our Short Film Talks will take place in both Auckland and Wellington, plus a few new events and screenings yet to be announced. Sign up for our email newsletter to stay informed. Here are the dates and locations confirmed so far:

Location Venue Dates
Auckland Region – Auckland Central Rialto Cinemas Newmarket 29 Oct – 12 Nov
Auckland Region – CBD The Civic 28 Oct
Auckland Region – Devonport The Vic 3 Nov
Auckland Region – Matakana Matakana Cinemas 18 Nov
Auckland Region – Pukekohe Cinema 3 Pukekohe 4 Nov
Auckland Region – Waiheke Island Waiheke Island Community Cinema 29 Oct
Auckland Region – Great Barrier Island Barrier Social Club 13 Nov
Blenheim Top Town Cinemas 19 Nov
Christchurch Alice Cinematheque 16 – 22 Nov
Dargaville Anzac Theatre 5 Nov
Dunedin Rialto Cinemas 11 Nov
Gisborne Dome Cinema 11 – 12 Nov
Kaitaia Te Ahu 4 Nov
New Plymouth 4th Wall Theatre 10 Nov
Nelson Suter Gallery 18 – 19 Nov
Pahiatua Regent Upstairs 11 Nov
Stewart Island Bunkhouse Theatre 3 – 24 Jan 2018
Tauranga Rialto Cinemas 19 Nov
Thames Embassy Cinemas 28 Nov
Wanaka Ruby’s Cinema 19 Nov
Wellington Region – CBD The Embassy 9 – 22 Nov
Wellington Region – Paekakariki Finns Paekakariki 12 Nov
Whangarei Whangarei Film Society 16 Nov