Literal Magazine is a proud sponsor and supporter of Literally Short Film Festival. Literally Short is an event initiated by our drive to bridge all cultures onto one collaborative stage that stimulates international artistic expression. Our mission is to promote innovative approaches to social change through the arts and cultural influences. Our passion for film lies in its exquisite capacity to merge a multitude of arts into one vision; thus, Literally Short Film Festival seeks to dissolve all geographical boundaries into one platform that equally voices all cultures.
(see Terms & Regulation)
Grand Jury Prize – $5,000 USD
Best Picture – $1,000 USD
Award of Excellence – $500 USD
This category includes live action narrative short films from all over the world (see eligibility).
This category includes documentary short films from all over the world (see eligibility).
This category includes films from all over the world using animation, stop motion or puppetry techniques (see eligibility).
Local & Fresh
Texas Short Films
This category includes films written or directed by a Texas resident; or produced in the state of Texas (see eligibility).
Young & Fresh
Texas Student Short Films
This category includes films written or directed by a student of a school or university located in the Texas state. Student ID’s will be required. (see eligibility).