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Updated: May 22, 2019
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The Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia (SSFF & Asia), now in its 21st year, is Asia's largest international short film festival. Around 10,000 entries from 130 countries and regions are whittled down to a selection of 200 works. These are shown across multiple cinemas, chiefly around the main venue in Omotesando.
Four films from a diverse line-up will be submitted as candidates for the "Best Live Action Short Film" category at the Academy Awards. For young filmmakers, the festival is a chance to show the world their talent. For the audience, it's an opportunity to watch top-class cinema by the stars of tomorrow.
Note: You can pre-register for some events through the official website.
Free (Admission required for some events.)
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