get shorty These 10 shorts fight for your vote in our short film competition.

The 2020 festival unfortunately had to do without short films. All the more exciting is the new edition of Get Shorty, which offers a wild cross- section of the diversity of genre cinema, just like in the good old days.

The Short Film Award is presented and sponsored by and comes with a prize money of 2.000 Euros which goes to the director.



Jenny and Tom are excited to install the new smart security system Aria in their home. But what is lurking outside their front door at night?


director Christopher Poole

produktionsland & jahr UK 2021

lauflänge 14 min

language english original version



In a mysterious restaurant hidden in an alleyway, a couple's date takes a strange plunge into vegetarian cuisine.



director Haonan Wang

produktionsland & jahr China 2020

lauflänge 14 min

language mandarin original version with english subtitles

heart of gold


In a dog-eat-dog world a mother sacrifices herself for her sick son. Organ by organ.


director Simon Filliot

produktionsland & jahr France 2020

lauflänge 13 min

language without dialogue

koreatown ghost story


During a visit at Dr. Moon’s, a friend of her deceased parents, Hannah ends up on the table for an acupuncture session. Then things get weird.


director Minsun Park, Teddy Tenenbaum

produktionsland & jahr USA 2021

lauflänge 15 min

language english original version

may the world not carry you


A hand-painted animation about betrayal and jealousy: In despair, the abandoned lover must endure how her great love marries another.



director Rozalia Las

produktionsland & jahr Poland 2019

lauflänge 3 min

language polish original version with english subtitles

mr. james is dead


Tom attends his estranged father's funeral only to find out that his father had been a spy, and his funeral is filled with spy villains of all shapes and sizes.


director Josh Aries, Daniel Irving

produktionsland & jahr Canada 2020

lauflänge 15 min

language english original version

night of the living dicks


A horror comedy about a woman, who fed up with getting dick pics, finds a pair of glasses that reveal which men are actual dicks – and they are not happy about it.


director Ilja Rautsi

produktionsland & jahr Finland 2021

lauflänge 19 min

language finnish original version with english subtitles

shiny new world


Barry cleans crime scenes where demons have wreaked havoc. While making a corporate film about his work, a normal day for Barry gets out of hand.


director Jan Van Gorkum

produktionsland & jahr Netherlands 2021

lauflänge 9 min

language dutch original version with english subtitles



A dark night. A car in a parking lot. Three science geeks are the only survivors of an undetermined catastrophe. An opportunity to start humanity from scratch.


director Carlos Gómez-Trigo

produktionsland & jahr Spain 2020

lauflänge 7 min

language french original version with english subtitles

the tenant


Mia wakes up one morning with a strange pain in her leg. Little by little the limp gets worse, until a stranger tells her only a spell can help.


director Lucas Paulino, Ángel Torres

produktionsland & jahr Spain 2021

lauflänge 10 min

language spanish original version with english subtitles



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