DC Shorts Film Festival

September 10–19, 2020


For 16 years, the DC Shorts International Film Festival and Screenplay Competition has screened the world’s top short films to audiences throughout the region. This year, we will showcase more than 150 films from around the world. Hundreds of filmmakers and thousands of audience members will gather to mix, mingle and explore the art of short cinema.

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