• Best of the Fest 2

  • Best of the Fest 2

  • Best of the Fest 2

  • Best of the Fest 2

12PM selection of Audience Favorites & Jury Award Winners:

Short Films

High Chaparral

A theme park celebrating America’s mythic Wild West in wintery Sweden becomes a welcoming home for refugees fleeing the Syrian civil war.


A naturalistic story about a young boy and his older brother. Both are on journeys of self-discovery and revelation.


Even with the best of intentions, the prejudices that surround you can get the upper hand.

Clínica de Migrantes: life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness

Everyday, Puentes de Salud, a volunteer-run clinic in South Philadelphia, serves the uninsured Latino immigrants of the community. A moving and human examination of immigration and health care in America today.

2016 ShortFest Archive