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Short Sounds is the world's first film festival dedicated entirely to the celebration of cinematic sound and music. Through it's unique prog... More
Short Sounds is the world's first film festival dedicated entirely to the celebration of cinematic sound and music. Through it's unique programme, the festival discovers and champions those pioneering in the fields of composing, sound design and sound editing and provides a platform for the future stars of tomorrow to showcase their talents. Films submitted for consideration to one of the short film categories should demonstrate exceptional craft in the fields of sound design, music or both and is open entirely to creative interpretation. Films submitted can be produced at any time, we do not require films to be premiere's but prefer that films are not available on general release online. We look forward to watching and listening to your work. Less

Short Sounds is the world's first film festival dedicated entirely to the celebration of cinematic sound and music. Through it's unique prog... More
Short Sounds is the world's first film festival dedicated entirely to the celebration of cinematic sound and music. Through it's unique programme, the festival discovers and champions those pioneering in the fields of composing, sound design and sound editing and provides a platform for the future stars of tomorrow to showcase their talents. Films submitted to the Short film (Animation) category should demonstrate exceptional craft in the fields of sound design, music or both and is open entirely to creative interpretation. We look forward to watching and listening to your work. Less

Short Sounds is the world's first film festival dedicated entirely to the celebration of cinematic sound and music. Through it's unique prog... More
Short Sounds is the world's first film festival dedicated entirely to the celebration of cinematic sound and music. Through it's unique programme, the festival discovers and champions those pioneering in the fields of composing, sound design and sound editing and provides a platform for the future stars of tomorrow to showcase their talents. Films submitted to the Short film (Documentary/Factual) category should demonstrate exceptional craft in the fields of sound design, music or both and is open entirely to creative interpretation. We look forward to watching and listening to your work. Less

Short Sounds is the world's first film festival dedicated entirely to the celebration of cinematic sound and music. Through it's unique prog... More
Short Sounds is the world's first film festival dedicated entirely to the celebration of cinematic sound and music. Through it's unique programme, the festival discovers and champions those pioneering in the fields of composing, sound design and sound editing and provides a platform for the future stars of tomorrow to showcase their talents. The 'Original score not produced for picture' category offers composers with music not created for or used in finished films, the chance to present their cues to both the jury of industry experts and the festival audience. Of the scores submitted, 15 tracks are chosen for consideration and loaded into music pods situated at cinemas and venues throughout the duration of the festival where visiting audiences are given the opportunity to listen and select their favorite online. Scores will also be played in the PA foyer systems of all venues during the duration of the festival and hosted on the festival website. The most popular 5 are selected based on the online vote for presentation to the jury before a winner is selected for the closing ceremony. Entries should be submitted as youtube or vimeo links with composer name and track name clearly listed in the title. Cues submitted should be at least one minute in duration and no longer than five minutes. We look forward to listening to your work. Less

Shorts Sounds Film Festival is looking for Virtual Reality Experiences with exceptional and highly innovative use of sound and music. The award for &l... More
Shorts Sounds Film Festival is looking for Virtual Reality Experiences with exceptional and highly innovative use of sound and music. The award for ‘Best Sound in VR’ will be presented to experiences demonstrating cutting edge sound design, sound mixing and scoring in the delivery of narrative. Experiences should be no longer than 10 minutes and be submitted in Vive, Gear VR, Oculus Rift or Google Cardboard friendly formats. Less


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