FILMINUTE KEY DATES: Submission deadline is August 31st. The festival runs from October 1- 25. Awards are announced October 28th.
FILMINUTE AWARD CATEGORIES: A respected, international jury from the film, arts and communication industries selects "Best Filminute" as well as 5 Jury Commendations. The public select the "People’s Choice" and "Top-Rated" Awards.
PARTNER AWARDS: Filminute 2017 will feature an expanded CineCoup Prize (details announced in early December) as well as the annual Cineuropa Shorts Audience Award.
FILMINUTE is the international one-minute film festival that challenges filmmakers, writers, animators, artists,designers, and creative producers to develop and submit the world's best one-minute films.
WHAT MAKES A GREAT ONE-MINUTE FILM? The best one-minute films resonate beyond one minute and affect audiences the same way any great film does. The challenge, of course, is to do it all in 60 seconds - no more, no less.
FILMINUTE 2017 AWARDS ANNOUNCED! Congratulations to Best Filminute winner, Kaveh Jahed, for his emotional, austere and timely film, A SHARE OF A SHARE (Iran). Congratulations, as well, to People's Choice winner, Jin Ryu, for his moving film, MEGAN (USA), and to Carlos Andres Reyes who has won the Top Rated award for his film, COMIC RELIEF (Colombia). This year's 5 Jury Commended winners are: GOAT (Turkey), ORLIE (Philippines), MOMENT (Iran), INDIGO (Spain), and STEALTHY FREEDOM (Iran). This year's Cineuropa Shorts Audience Award goes to Ako Mitchell for his film, I PROMISE (UK). The 2017 CineCoup Prize has expanded and will be announced in mid-November. Congratulations to all the winners and please continue to watch, rate, comment and share the 2017 films!