ShortFest 2022 | June 21-27

The Palm Springs International ShortFest plans to return with in-person screenings at the Camelot Theatres (Palm Springs Cultural Center) from June 21-27.

ShortFest Forum will return with classes and panels featuring industry representatives, filmmakers and additional guests

Virtual Best of Fest: ShortFest will screen a selection of award winners and audience favorites VIRTUALLY after ShortFest wraps.  Dates TBD.  Watch from the comfort of your own home and at your leisure.

Awards and cash prizes worth $25,000, including five Academy Award-qualifying awards, will be announced on Sunday, June 26. The Best of the Fest shorts will screen on the final day, Monday, June 27.

Designated by AMPAS, BAFTA, BIFA and Goya Awards as an award-qualifying festival, and accredited by the International Short Film Conference, the Palm Springs International ShortFest & Short Film Market is one of the most acclaimed short film showcases in the world.

2022 ShortFest