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The coolest short film festival in the heart of the tropics provides filmmakers of all experience levels with not just the opportunity to share in more than $15,000 in cash and prizes but the chance to engage with some of Australia’s finest film practitioners.

Get the popcorn ready folks, the curtain is being raised on the 2021 Port Shorts Virtual Film Festival from 7pm on October 15 showcasing the best short films from our own backyard and around the world.

And the best part is you can watch the short film extravaganza for free wherever you are in the world from opening night until October 23.

All you need to do to get free access to the 2021 Port Shorts Virtual Film Festival is register your details below.

Make sure you don’t miss out on experiencing the coolest virtual film festival in the tropics from the comfort of your own loungeroom or wherever you are in the world.
We can’t wait to see you there.