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  The 2019 Prospettiva Award, now a customary recognition of the emerging talents of Italian cinema, will be awarded to Francesco Di Napoli. The young protagonist of Claudio Giovannesi’s film ‘La paranza dei bambini’, which was successfully presented at the 69th edition of the Berlin International Film festival, will be awarded in Trieste during the 20th edition of the ShorTS IFF. Below is the completed press releas.  ...

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The festival taking place in Trieste from the 28th of June to the 7th of July is now open to entries for the 20th edition! The event also announces the new co-director Maurizio di Rienzo, a journalist and film critic who will collaborate with the director Chiara Valenti Omero.   Entries for the 20th edition of the ShorTS International Film Festival are now open, organized by the Maremetraggio Association and runs from the 28th of...

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Final Entry Days: Final Moments Our film chronicles have come to an emotional end. However, SHORTS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL has ended in the best way possible, with a sparkling Saturday night packed with visitors in Piazza Verdi, including our celebrated guests Lino Guanciale and many other of our orbiting friends in the world of cinema. There are so many things to say and so many thanks to give to those who once again made our...

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Trieste – The 19th edition of ShorTS International Film Festival concluded on Saturday 7th July with the award ceremony in Piazza Verdi at 8.30 pm. The event in Trieste announced the 2018 winners of the various competitive sections, confirming their dedication to the research of the new cinematographic landscapes. “Even in this edition, the people of Trieste have shown a profound fondness for the festival, as shown by the...

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SHORT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL recognises its most intense moments, as often happens when a stream becomes a sea and then an ocean. The inclement weather we’ve experienced this summer will go down in records for its peculiarity, and to avoid it we would suggest spending the evening in the quiet and comfortable screening room of the Teatro Miela. The opening speech that follows is one to add to the history books of the film...

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A hurricane hits Piazza Verdi. This time the suffocating heat has brought its worst; the winds making the benches rattle and the chairs jolt about. The storm peaks at about 11pm, but what follows is the story of the evening before the rain begins to pour! First of all, we had a short and sweet opening from Francesco Ruzzier. Then, the oriental images of WISH burst onto the screen; a short by the young director Ting – An Liu. It is a...

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