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ShorTS International Film Festival: the 24-hour ShorTS Comics Marathon returns. The Trieste-based festival, scheduled for June 29th to July 7th, confirms the second edition of the free contest for illustrators. From July 2nd to July 3rd in Piazza della Borsa, the participants must, in 24 hours, make a comic strip short with at least 12 panels. The works will be judged by a distinguised jury made up of Lorenzo Pastrovicchio, the...

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  The Trieste-based festival confirms the shortlist for its annual section dedicated to award-winning shorts from other major international festivals. The 2018 vintage will see 80 works from more than 30 different countries competing for the main prize. This year’s selection includes a plethora of shorts from female directors, many sporting stories, social themes and unforgettable portraits of femininity.  On July 5th and...

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  It’s called Shorter Kids’n’Teens and it’s a section dedicated to the very young of the ShorTS International Film Festival’s 2018 edition, from June 29th to July 7th in Trieste. A real “festival within the festival”, with a 13-year-old artistic director and two juries, made up of kids from 6 to 10 years old and teens from 11 to 15 years old this year. To love cinema...

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In the 2018 edition, which will be held in Trieste from 29 June to 7 July, the Festival inaugurates the brand new ShorTS Virtual Reality section, entirely dedicated to short films made with the VR technique.  The program includes 26 short films from all over the world, which will be screened in Piazza della Borsa in a space equipped with viewers and swivel seats. After the Venice Film Festival, ShorTS is  one of...

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SUBMISSIONS ARE OPEN Since the 23rd October, it is now possible to submit your work to the 19th edition of the ShorTs International Film Festival, organised by the Maremetraggio association. The Festival will take place in Trieste, Italy from the 29th June to the 7th July 2018 with important works of great acclaim.  In the previous announcement for the next edition, a new section was introduced alongside Maremetraggio,...

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