Submissions are closed - The Official Selection will be published by 5 September 2017
14th Edition - Forlì / Italy
6/15 October 2017
  
Festival
EUROSHORT 16/08/2017
  13. BuSho – The Budapest Short International Film Festival (Hungary) will take place from 29th Augus ..
Festival 03/08/2017
  Sedicicorto is glad to present the new visual for the 14th edition of the Festival, whose theme will be mi ..
Festival 25/07/2017
  On Thursday 27th July 2017, join us in Pennabilli (RN) for one night dedicated to short films, organized b ..
EUROSHORT 21/07/2017
  21st Avanca Film Festival (Portugal) will take place from 21st to 30th July 2017. One of the partners ..
Festival 13/07/2017
New stop for Giro del Mondo in 80 Corti (Around the World in 80 Shorts), event organized by Amarcort Film Festival ..
Festival 11/07/2017
In Forlì, bike ride to discover the old movie theaters and arenas of the town On Thursday 13th July, wi ..
Animare 10/07/2017
Jamais Sans Mon Dentier di Hugo Favre wins Animare 2017   After 4 intense tournaments during which the ..
Animare 26/06/2017
7° Animare Film Festival 2-9 July 2017 in Cesenatico   7° ANIMARE International Animated Short F ..
EUROSHORT 23/06/2017
  14° In The Palace International Film Festival, the only festival dedicated to short films in Bulgaria, ..
Festival 19/06/2017
  Our crew is working to organize the next film cruise in the best possible way! On 22nd June, from Cin ..
Festival 13/06/2017
  In Cesenatico, from 16th to 18th June 2017, there will be plenty of events dedicated to children: parties ..
Festival 09/06/2017
  On Wednesday 21st June, summer solstice, we will celebrate the shortest night of the year. At Bibliote ..
Festival 07/06/2017
In 2017, Sedicicorto has joined the Short Film Conference, a non-profit association which came into being in 1970 ..
Festival 22/05/2017
  If you like travelling light and discovering new places, new cultures, and new stories, you cannot miss th ..
Festival 15/05/2017
  16corto in tour is a new project by Sedicicorto to bring short films into movie theaters. The project is p ..
Festival 10/05/2017
  Ce l'ho Corto is an event dedicated to short films founded in 2015 by a group of students of Bologna s ..
Festival 05/05/2017
  In May, the foyer of Cinema Italia in Faenza welcomes four Saturday special events with wine, snacks, and ..
Festival 24/04/2017
  Everything is ready for a new adventure with Il Giro del Mondo in 80 Corti (Around the World in 80 Shorts) ..
Festival 18/04/2017
  The Short Film Market of 20° Brussels Short Film Festival will take place from 1st to 5th May 2017 in ..
Festival 11/04/2017
  19° Semana del Cortometraje de la Comunidad de Madrid will take place from 24th to 30th April 2017: th ..
Festival 27/03/2017
  There are various ways to support Associazione Sedicicorto: We invite you to consider the donation of the ..
Festival 24/03/2017
  14° Sedicicorto International Film Festival, that will take place in Forlì from 6th to 15th Oct ..
Festival 13/03/2017
  Are you ready to raise anchor for a journey into the world of short films with Il Giro del Mondo in 80 Cor ..
Festival 20/02/2017
  On Monday 27 February 2017, Amarcort Film Festival and Sedicicorto Film Festival will present the new edit ..
Festival 30/01/2017
  The 39th Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival is getting closer, and also this year Sedicico ..
Festival 27/01/2017
  "Carte di Cinema" is an online magazine dedicated to cinema edited by FEDIC (Italian Federation ..
Festival 23/01/2017
  With the aim to offer greater visibility to the local film productions and to the authors from Emilia-Roma ..
Festival 16/01/2017
  Sedicicorto is glad to announce that it started working with Viddsee as a digital partner in showcasing It ..
EUROSHORT 13/01/2017
  During the 32° Marché du Film Court that will take place in Clermont-Ferrand (France) from 6 to ..
EUROSHORT 09/01/2017
  Within the activities for the dissemination of Italian short films abroad, also this year Sedicicorto prom ..

Network

A 75-year-old widow with Alzheimer's decides it's time to have her very first orgasm ever. (It takes a few tries).

On his journey from Somalia to Europe, shipwrecked Moussa is picked up by a wealthy couple on their luxurious catamaran.

Among the candidates waiting in the room for shooting a porn movie, a father and a son unexpectedly meet.

Varanasi is a psychedelic and spiritual journey in the heart of northern India.

The beach of a Chinese resort is packed. People are enjoying the summer holidays. An abrupt thundershower makes them run around in a flurry.

Film entirely made using seeds, stop-motion, time lapse and VFX. Pulses and grams and sprouts in motion were used to create scenarios as a metaphorical representation of the growth and the future of a nation.

A visual bedtime story recalling the atmosphere of early cinema. A travel back in time, when watching films was a dangerous experience, especially for children. Mr Sand is a mysterious character moving through this story.

Every single night, Ambroise gets bored. To pass the time, he makes random phone calls. His calls often result in a failure… Until he reaches Charlotte, a curious young girl looking for an extraordinary adventure.

Andrea, a six-year-old boy, just lost his dog. But his love for the pet will never end: it gets transformed, and it is the metaphor of renewable energy.

The viewer is taken on a journey through the beauty and chaos of Kampala taxi park.

Once upon a time, there was a girl named Catalina who lived in Jujuy, northern Argentina. Her grandmother Rosa is one of the last remaining storytellers from the Andes. Grandmother Rosa is already very old, and still everyday she tells a story to the sun Tata Inti.

A documentary about a house and characters that cannot be shown. On a desk, with changing sceneries, two tenants create a miniature world with the objects they find, that tell what people try to hide.

New York City, 2016. She's white, he's black, they love each other, without boundaries, in plain sight. But tonight, the bad encounter: a group of extremists won't let it go.

Michael is 18 years old and prefers listening to loud music rather than thinking about his future. But there is a problem: His father, a hunter, loves the quiet and has Michael's future planned out already. Whey they go hunting together, this becomes an inevitable issue.

An old and retired cook gathers his old gang to compete with a famous Norwegian chef in an absurd cooking challenge.

Two neighbors jump into an unexpected friendship outside their windows.

A boy lives with his parents in a remote village in the mountains. His family has several prejudices against immigrants.

September 10, 1977. 4:30am. Prisoner Djandoubi is removed from his cell and led to execution. He only has fifteen more minutes to live. Just enough time to smoke two cigarettes. Not three.

Hermes has a well-organized life: a good job, friends, and a nice flat. Everything is fine, as long as he does not forget to take his medicine. Otherwise his humor can be surprising to say the least. One evening, he goes to a silent party, but he was not able to take his medicine...

1963. After many years, Italo is forced to go back to Elcito, his hometown in the mountains of the Marches region. There, together with his boss, he will have to organize a TV casting: the two of them are looking for illiterates for a new educational television show…

Love is a short film describing affection in three different chapters through an impact on a distant solar system. Abstract haiku-like situations reveal the change in atmosphere on one planet, caused by the change of gravity and light.

Squame explores the body's sensitive envelope, the skin. The ephemeral animated desquamations, created with the help of sugar casts, evoke fragile landscapes in a world at the edge of abstraction.

A single mother is forced to hide her child's existence because of the social and cultural context, in order not to become the subject of judgement and condemnation.

Memento mori – remember that you must die. The journey of a butterfly becomes a melancholic metaphor of a human life, lost in an unknown world.

Their love and deep religious belief drive Joseph and Liza, a criminal couple, to kidnap a priest to marry them before they are found and taken in by the police.

In the woman's room, memories constantly accumulate and disappear like dust. The man spends his time in this room creating futile little games with woman's memories.

Noli. The head of a ruthless Philippine gang needs to get his visa permit for Italy. In order to cover his criminal activities, he buys some fake documents and pretends to be the director of a catering service business.

It is a story about a little pig who goes from "P town" to the metropolis "City ELE", where elephants live.

While driving along a road in the Tunisian desert in an old battered van on their way to the market to sell their sheep, and old man and his grandson are stopped by two policemen. In order to be allowed to leave, they have to accept a strange and unusual deal.

Two fishing buddies, Big Brother and some fish stew. Two workers from an old factory face the transition from socialism to capitalism.

A creature settles down in a young man's room and feeds him, but at the same time it kills him. His life is falling apart, and he has no choice but to struggle to death against this dependence.

Edgar, an opera lover who works in a slaughterhouse, thinks his life is over when he catches his fiancée with her boss and subsequently exchanges his voice for that of a dying pig.

Lukas, a young dedicated metal head, is visiting his recently departed grandfather at the hospital. Despite the bloodline, he doesn't want the old man to be buried in the family grave. Dark secrets come to light, and when opportunity comes, he seeks revenge.

The old single man is waiting for his gone sweetheart in a station.

Absurd superhero comedy about the mechanic turned superhero who is fighting to preserve the things he loves the most: the trolleybuses.

Central Marshes were a large complex of wetlands in Iraq that were part of the Tigris. The Ilisu Dam is a project of Turkey that, when it is finished, will destroy the marshes. The film is about how the water bedouins' lives and culture will change when it's done.

Hong-Kong. A multitude of high-rise concrete buildings without personality. Inside, close studios where people live withdrawn into themselves. Until the day where Chung, a bachelor, decides to hang a picture on the wall.

A parade for three managers and four performers, mixing quotes from French composer Erik Satie's essays on the music he composed for the 1916 ballet "Parade". The famous realist ballet is brought back to life.

In a world where everything runs as a clockwork, a clockmaker embarks in a desperate attempt to beat time and find "true love".

Shot in West Africa with a local cast and crew, this short explores the social and cultural impact of the Ebola epidemic from the perspective of an orphaned brother and his sister.