Thursday 15 October 2015
$15 Adult / $13 Concession
We are proud to announce that The J is the first venue in Australia to screen the “Shnit International Short Film Festival”.
Shnit embraces diversity, originality and exchange between creators and an audience from different cultures and backgrounds by creating a multi-platform event for high quality short films.
As ambitious as it is unforgettably bold, Shnit International Short Film Festival unfolds simultaneously in multiple cities on five continents, bringing together more than 30,000 filmmakers and film lovers in ways rarely experienced elsewhere on the festival circuit. Over its 12 days, Shnit celebrates more than 200 short films of all genres and styles and gives away US$100,000 in cash prizes.
The festival is an exceptional twelve day event with a unique concept – a transnational film festival simultaneously taking place in multiple cities on five continents worldwide, with three main components: Shnit PLAYGROUNDS, lasting five days and taking place in all of our PLAYGROUND cities around the world, Shnit CINEMAS, in cinemas all around the world, and our Shnit FINALE awards ceremony in New York.
In its twelve years of existence, Shnit has become a major international short film festival that reinvents itself in ever new forms. What started as a local initiative in in the heard of Europe is now a trans-national event that connects and inspires makers and fans of short films across the globe. With its cinematic treats and air of celebration of the art of the short, Shnit fascinates over 30,000 visitors around the world and is fast becoming spoken of as one of the most exciting short film festivals in the world.Click Here to see the trailer.