World Class Short Films

October 22 - 25 2020 "Home Edition"

Our hope was that you could join us in San Jose for this year’s festival live & in person however due to COVID-19 we are presenting our 12th Annual Festival as a special online event, hence, “the 2020 Home Edition”. This assures that we can provide a healthy alternative for you to see these amazing World Class Short Films and participate safely. We have an exciting and innovative virtual festival planned. Tickets/Passes and more to come on Friday September 4th.

4 Days / Over 130 Films / Special Events

Listed as one of the “Top 50 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee” by MovieMaker Magazine, the San Jose International Short Film Festival is honored to present an incredible array of World Class short films from across the globe to excited Silicon Valley audiences.

The 12th Annual SJSFF

The 12th Annual San Jose International Short Film Festival offers an incredible lineup of more than 130 imagination-stretching short films from across the globe, screened over four days. The films are programmed into over 20 screening blocks plus special events, a testament to the creative range of the featured films. They exemplify excellence in every genre from thought-provoking documentaries and dramatic shorts, to world cinema, comedy shorts, entertaining science fiction/horror selections, beautifully-crafted animation, to family-friendly shorts and more.

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