International Shorts is a film festival dedicated to supporting new and upcoming filmmakers. The festival aims to provide a productive platform for short films.


Our review of films is conducted by a team of filmmakers, critics and fans of short films.


All selected films will be screened in Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia.


International Shorts invites all filmmakers, critics, reviewers and fans. Join ISFF to get involved, volunteer or partner to support short films.

Festival Dedicated to Helping Filmmakers!

International Shorts is a unique film festival which aims to connect filmmakers and fans. We removed the red carpet, expensive venues, high price tickets and other expenses to save thousands of dollars for filmmakers and fans!