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Sydney short film festival

Spanning a wide range of genres, Sydney Short Film Festival features a diverse screening programme. With independent cinema being the festival’s main core philosophy, our screening selection runs the gamut of various styles.

We bring creations from all around the world to the heart of Australia connecting an international audience with filmmakers and industry experts.

Send us your creations and share your story with us.

Sydney Short Film Festival is organised by HFP, a pioneer organisation that runs Film Festivals and other events showcasing and championing ideas of diversity. Through our global series of film Festivals that spread over 13 countries, we open the path to voices with a compelling story to share. Our main mission is to honour independent cinema and establish a network of artists eager to join forces and spread their work across all nations. HF runs 25 film Festivals worldwide.