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17th LA Shorts Fest

The 17th LA Shorts Fest is the largest short film festival in the world. Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences accredited and British Academy of Film & Television Arts accredited. In past years, 44 participants have earned Academy Award nominations including 13 Oscar winning short films. The festival annually attracts more than 10,000 moviegoers, filmmakers and entertainment professionals looking for the hottest new talent. We have honored some of Hollywood's legends of the past: Charles Chaplin, Harold Lloyd, and Robert Wise; along with actors Martin Landau, James Woods, Gary Oldman and directors Tim Burton, Bryan Singer, Jan de Bont, Paul Haggis and Shane Black. Submit online at

Deadline to submit: July 3rd

Final Deadline: July 31st

Thursday, September 5, 2013 - 1:00pm to Thursday, September 12, 2013 - 11:30pm
Submission Deadline 
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 - 12:00am
Los Angeles