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International music videos

VIS Vienna Independent Shorts 2015 awards the best international music video for the third time. This years competition includes many well-known artists and prominent filmmakers.

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Animation Avantgarde 2015

This year's international competition for animation and experimental films shows an exceptional programme. Not only because of Don Hertzfeldt, who is going to present his new work.

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Fiction & Documentary 2015

In the international competition you can find 22 short fiction films and documentaries. Including: Many well-known directors and sereval ambitious newcomers.

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Austrian Competition 2015

17 short films competing in the National Competition of this years festival edition. There are outstanding works. Fiction films, documentaries and animations. VIS is glad about an exciting and diverse short film programme.

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Music Video Competition

For the third time VIS Vienna Independent Shorts in Cooperation with the Music Film Festival Poolinae and mica – music austria awards the best Austrian Music Video. These are the nominees.

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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...

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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...

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