Short Film City screenings & events year-round
The world’s first moving images were filmed in Leeds by Louis Le Prince over 125 years ago. To celebrate the roles of Le Prince and Leeds in film history, and to share the global wonders of short film with a wider audience, Short Film City has launched an exciting year-round programme across Yorkshire. Keep up to date with our upcoming screenings and events on this page. Our past events are also listed including all competition screening, panoramas and events that took place at the Leeds International Film Festival in November 2015. LIFF, which is a qualifying event for both the Oscars and BAFTAs, and featured over 150 shorts selected out of submissions from 97 countries.
Upcoming Short Film City screenings & events
The Short Film City team are currently very busy planning lots of exciting screenings and events for the 30th Leeds International Film Festival in November! We’ll be back with more year round events, but in the meantime have a look at all the past short film events that we’ve put together in Yorkshire and follow us on social media for all our latest news.
Past Short Film City screenings & events from 2015
Short film screenings and events at LIFF29 (5-19 November 2015)
A film festival is the best way to explore the extraordinary world of short film, and LIFF, which is a qualifying event for both the Oscars and BAFTAs, features over 150 shorts selected out of submissions from 97 countries. Opening with Pixar’s Sanjay’s Super Team the line-up of shorts at LIFF29 unfolded across competitions, panoramas (non-competitive screenings), and special events, all listed in date order below. Some of these programmes and films will be shown again in year round screenings which will be announced at the top of the page. Short Film City are currently working on the short film selection for LIFF30.