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Glasgow Short Film Festival is the foremost annual showcase of new Scottish short film, and a highly respected showcase of new international work. Our annual competitions are formed primarily from submitted films; we welcome submissions between June and November each year.

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Glasgow Short Film Festival welcomes 250+ local and international delegates each year. Festival passes are now available.

Our full industry programme, available to festival passholders, is now online:

Symposium: Archives, Activism, Aesthetics

GSFF Film Schools Day

Production Attic Short Film Pitch

Meet The Social

UWS Creative Media Academy Lunch

NFTS Scotland: Eva Riley Masterclass

Blazing Griffin Industry Sessions

Glasgow Film Crew Screenwriting Lab

Glasgow Film Crew: 300 Rejections, a Short Film Festival Survival Guide for Low Budget Filmmakers

SUPERLUX Masterclass with Kevin Jerome Everson

Scalarama: How to Run a Film Festival

This short promo by our friends at Young Filmmakers Glasgow gives a flavour of the industry programme at GSFF 2017.

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The festival also stages a programme of activity year round, including the distribution of shorts to Scottish cinemas (Shorts in Support) and quarterly screening programme Blueprint: Scottish Independent Shorts. Submissions to this programme are always welcome.

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