The Cleveland International Film Festival promotes artistically and culturally significant film arts through education and exhibition to enrich the life of the community.
The Best Animated Short Award winner, the Best Documentary Short Award winner, and the Best Live Action Short Award winner will qualify for consideration in the Short Films category of the annual Academy Awards®.
For past winners, see the CIFF archive.
Attention filmmakers! Our November deadline is coming up on Wednesday, November 30th. If your film’s productions were completed after June 1, 2021, we want to see it! We have full information for you here: https://t.co/DcjB5cgYUj https://t.co/6fHoGmcbaU