UPDATE ** Due to COVID-19 restrictions in Buenos Aires, the screening sessions for December 8th will be reprogrammed as an Online Event. Further details about the event will be informed soon.
Welcome to Indie Shorts Awards BUENOS AIRES
Along with our Festival Partners, our mission is to discover talented filmmakers from all over the world and help them promote and showcase their work in Seoul, Cannes , New York, Miami and Buenos Aires.
Indie Shorts Awards Buenos Aires is a festival dedicated to international short films of all genres, aiming to find new voices and perspectives to celebrate the power of a good story. We are committed to bring the best of worldwide cinema.
Buenos Aires is one of the main cultural cities in Latin America, while also being known for the vibrancy and diversity of its artistic production and its long and strong relationship with cinema.
Ideal for a new generation of brilliant film directors to attract international interest.
We are willing to screen your film in different markets amongst diverse audiences, in order to support you in developing your uprising career.
As an initiative of our Festival partnership with Indie Shorts Awards Seoul, Cannes, New York and Miami , all award winning films will be screened in our public events. All tickets for the screening blocks will be complimentary.
Our professional screeners will privately review your film and the highest scored films will become part of the official selection. Then, our international jury will award the best projects among them. All of them will receive the official laurel and an achievement certificate.
We will also be awarding the Best Short of the year with a prize of USD 2500 and the Best New Filmmaker with a prize of USD 1000 (The annual prize of usd 2500 will be given once a year to the best film chosen from the Five Festivals. Same as the annual prize of usd 1000 for Best New Filmmaker).
Winner announcements will be released through our social media to help promote your film.
We know the importance of having a full house cinema. This is why we are committed to promote all our events around the world and present our screenings free of charge.
Each event is an opportunity for networking with other artists and people from the industry.
We proudly announce all our Categories.
Your project might become a multi award winning film!.
In order to apply to any additional category, the film must be submitted in a MAIN category.
Best Foreign short
Best Documentary Short
Best Animation Short
Best Experimental Short
Best Student Short
Best First Time Filmmaker Short
Best Music Video
Best Web Series
Best Female Director
Best Male Director
Best Female Student Director
Best Male Student Director
Best New Artist
Best Acting Ensemble
Best Production Design
Best Sound Design
Best Original Score