ShortShorts International Short Film Pitch Competition

Publish Date: Feb 26, 2016

Deadline: Feb 29, 2016

Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia and avex digital Inc. are calling for international short film pitches under the theme “Thrilling, Exciting, Moving”.

Production budget up to 100 million JPY! One of the World’s biggest film pitch competitions! avex and Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia are calling for international short film pitches under the theme “Thrilling, Exciting, Moving”!


The competition is open to filmmakers and producers from all over the world.


You may submit the original short film pitch. The projected run time must be less than 25 minutes.

What to include in the pitch:
• Plot (250 words max.);
• One line that sums up what kind of film this is;
• Photographic images of the world you envisage;
• Entrant profile;
• Link to a showreel or individual links to past works.

Entries must be submitted via the project website.

Entry fees

There are no entry fees.


• Top five pitches: 500,000 JPY per person (approx. USD 4,000).
• Best pitch: 1,000,000 JPY (approx. USD 8,000).
• An additional 1,500,000 JPY will be awarded after confirmation that the pitch will be realized as a short film.

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