DC Shorts Film Festival

The World in 90 Minutes

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The 2018 DC Shorts Film Festival showcased one of the largest collections of short films in the USA. Out of over 1200 entries from around the globe, our programmers have selected 130+ unique films in 18 showcases that reflect the 30 nations they represent — and bring a world view to Washington, DC.


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