2020 Port Shorts Virtual Film Festival

2020 Port Shorts Virtual Film Festival

A worldwide audience will get the opportunity to experience the coolest film festival in the tropics for the first time when the 2020 Best Of Port Shorts Virtual Film Festival hits screens on October 16-17. The Port Shorts Film Festival has grown to become one of...

Port Shorts shines spotlight on future of filmmaking 

Port Shorts shines spotlight on future of filmmaking 

The 2019 Port Shorts Film Festival has shone the spotlight on the best short films from our own backyard and around the world in a hugely successful celebration of the future of filmmaking.More than 1200 film enthusiasts gathered under the stars and swaying palm trees...

Port Shorts gets Council Backing

Port Shorts gets Council Backing

 THE coolest film festival in the tropics just got a warm reception at Council chambers.  Douglas Shire Council has moved to support the Port Shorts Film Festival, approving annual funding of $15,000 and $5,000 worth of in-kind support for the next three years. The...

ENTRIES NOW OPEN

ENTRIES NOW OPEN

The coolest film festival in the heart of the tropics is looking for fresh, new films of the season to be screened under the stars at the 2019 Port Shorts Film Festival. Port Shorts is Australia’s fastest growing film festival and is rapidly gaining a reputation for...

2018 Event Wrap Up

2018 Event Wrap Up

More than 800 people enjoyed some of the best short films from around the world under the stars in the most amazing film festival location on the planet at the 2018 Port Shorts Film Festival held in Rex Smeal Park last Friday and Saturday night. Fifty-two awesome...

Recycle – Reuse – Single use plastic free festival!

Recycle – Reuse – Single use plastic free festival!

We've recycled previous years event posters, you can download a program from our website,  at Port Shorts 2018 we're striving to do the best for our planet and bring you a single use plastic free festival. Come up to our bar and we’ll serve you wine in a recyclable...

Stephen Curry’s top film locations in the Tropics

The Port Shorts Film Festival brings some of the world’s most talented emerging filmmakers to the tropics on the last weekend of October each year to showcase the most magnificent short films under the stars. Featuring a stunning line-up including Port Shorts...