Manhattan Short Film Festival

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2018 Manhattan Short Film Festival
Scene from Lacrimosa, one of the films being screened during the 2018 Manhattan Short Film Festival. Photo courtesy of Manhattan Short Film Festival

Over 100,000 film lovers unite in over 300 cinemas across six continents to view and vote on the finalists’ films in the 21st Annual Manhattan Short Film Festival. Manhattan Short is not a touring festival; rather, it is an instantaneous celebration that occurs simultaneously across the globe, bringing great films to great venues and allowing the audiences to select their favorites.

This year, Manhattan Short received 1565 entries from 73 countries from which nine finalists were selected. On entry, guests will be handed a ballot card that allows them to vote for the best short film and actor at the conclusion of the program. Votes will be sent to Manhattan Short's headquarters and the winner will be announced at on Monday, October 8.

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Grapevine Palace Theatre
300 S. Main St.
Grapevine, TX 76051


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