A new film festival presented in partnership with the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, Pittsburgh Shorts will present the best contemporary short films from around the globe, with an emphasis on films that promote the intersections of art, tech, cultural tolerance and diversity.

We are now accepting film submissions for the inaugural Pittsburgh Shorts Festival, which will take place October 25-29, 2017. Films must be submitted by August 31, 2017. Click on the buttons below to view the complete submission criteria and submit your short film!

Become a Sponsor

Film Pittsburgh welcomes local and national sponsors who share our mission of bringing people together with diverse and innovative visual storytelling. Festival sponsors enjoy a variety of benefits, including custom on-screen slides, web and print logo presence, VIP passes and complimentary tickets, among others. We look forward to partnering with you!

Learn More