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Guest star 2015: Don Hertzfeldt

VIS brings Sundance-Winner to Vienna. We will welcome the film maker Don Hertzfeld from the United States as this years’ guest star. The cartoonist and animation artist with his minimalistic trick films and his black humour is well known by critics and audiences.

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VIS receives Bank Austria Kunstpreis 2014

We are very happy to announce that VIS Vienna Independent Shorts receives the Bank Austria Kunstpreis 2014 in the category International. The award honours innovative cultural initiatives and is the best-endowed art award in Austria. In the category International the Bank Austria awards...

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Thanks for your submissions!

Our Call for Entries ended on January 4th. We received thousands of films for our five competition categories and would like to thank you for your works! The next few weeks and month will be characterized by the pre-selection process - the selection will be finished at the end of March. Stay...

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Shorts before Christmas for School Kids

We are going to present two special screenings for our youngest audience on 16th and 19th December in Vienna. On the first day the school kids will have the chance to see a fantastic, but also challenging animation programme at Votivkino. Three days later we will be able to show the three short...

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