Manhattan Short
The World's First Global Film Festival

Over 100,000 Film Lovers
Across the Globe
Unite for One Week
For One Film Festival

Join us September 23 to October 2, 2016 when over 100,000 film lovers in over 250 cities gather in Cinemas, Museums and Universities for one purpose...to view and vote on the Finalist's Films in the 19th Annual MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival. Each Finalist selected will be eligible to enter the Oscars

#MANHATTANSHORT ENTER

ENTER YOUR FILM

Deadline for entries for MANHATTAN SHORT 2017 is July 31, 2017. There are no late deadlines. Films must arrive at our offices by midnight on July 31. Films should be 20 minutes or under in length. Click this box to enter.

#MANHATTANSHORT VENUE

NOMINATE A VENUE

Over 250 Art House cinemas, museums and universities take part in MANHATTAN SHORT worldwide. If you know, own or manage a venue that would like to take part in the event then click this box fill in the form and we'll be in touch.

#MANHATTANSHORT SCREENPLAY

ENTER A SCREENPLAY

Our Screenplay Competition is for short films only. This competition is NOT just for established screenwriters; its for all. We encourage everyone and anyone to have a go at writing a short film.

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COMMUNITY

WHAT DID YOU VOTE FOR AND WHY

Watch videos of people discussing the films they voted for at past MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festivals. Contact the Festival if you're interested in reporting for us at a venue close to you.

FORUM

POST YOUR COMMENTS IN THE FORUM

You saw MANHATTAN SHORT 2016 and you want to share your thoughts with others? This is the place to do it. Log onto Facebook and post your thoughts in the forum.

#MANHATTANSHORT VENUES

OUR WORLDWIDE VENUES

  USA 125   Venues 47   States 427   Screenings
  Europe 60   Venues 08   Countries 220   Screenings
  Australia & NZ 08   Venues 02   States 15   Screenings
  Canada 00   Venues 00   States 00   Screenings
  Asia 03   Venues 01   Countries 50   Screenings
  South & Central America 02   Venues 02   Countries 14   Screenings
  Africa 01   Venues 01   Countries 07   Screenings