The Malta Short Film Festival

The Malta Film Foundation is currently accepting applications for its 2013 edition. The 5th Malta Short Film Festival will once again be held between July and September in conjunction with PBS Ltd, which manages TVM, Malta’s national television station. The Malta Film Foundation will be the entity responsible for the production of the festival. Each film that passes to the official selection will be shown in its entirety on television and online, and discussed by a panel of judges. Trophies will be awarded to various filmmakers during the final event ceremony.

The festival is open to all short films including animation, drama, thriller and documentaries.  Adverts, music video and/or Public Service Announcement are also accepted. The maximum duration of the films is 15 minutes including the credits. There is no minimum duration.

The deadline for submission is Friday, 31st May. For more information send an email to

Click here to download the submission guidelines for the 5th edition of the Malta Short Film Festival.

Click here to download the application form.