Welcome to ShortFest | June 18-24, 2024

We're glad you're here! Looking for ways to enjoy this year's ShortFest? Well you came to the right place! 

Below you will find helpful information about ways to attend our festival and where to find some of our hidden gems.

Are you a Filmmaker or Industry?

Have you been invited to participate in this year's ShortFest? Check out our Filmmaker & Industry page for more information on where to pickup your pass and how to attend our festival! 

Industry & Media Badges

If you are interested in applying for an Industry or Media Accreditation, then please the link below for more information! 


General Audience:


With a Pass, you have access to ALL ShortFest Screenings, including Opening Night & Closing Night Programs, and all Forum Panels (excluding filmmaker-only events).

Get your pass today!


Tickets are now on sale! Browse the films here


ShortFest Events


The ShortFest Forum is the "classroom" educational component of the Festival where we hold panels, lectures, and intimate conversations and provide filmmakers actual face time with working industry professionals. 

Filmmaker Parties

Keep the fun going into the night! After a day full of films, come Mingle, dance and enjoy a drink at one of the evening Filmmaker Parties.

Valid ticket or pass is required for entry to all events


Other Desert Fun

Palm Springs has many things you can do when you're not watching movies or hanging out at the lounge!

Local Eateries

Check out our Where to Eat page for a list of local restraunts and ShortFest attendee discounts!

Places to Stay

Keep an eye on our Hotel and Travel page for updates on travel partners, includin chic hotels, trendy vacation rentals, and more! 

ShortFest 2024