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VIS Jury Prize winner advances in Oscar race

The amazing "Ennemis intérieurs" (Enemies within) by Sélim Azzazi is shortlisted for "best live action shorts" at the Oscars® 2017. The French chamber drama qualified for the longlist (with 137 works) by receiving the Jury Prize...

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the festival in moving images

The talented filmmakers Eyup Kus and the terrific text artist Herr Sebastian haven't only produced a digital offprint of the festival by the transmedia blogging project #VISNOW but also captured the festival edition 2016 in...

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Audience Award to Matzl's "Little Vienna"

The vote for the Audience Award closed on 31 October 2016 - and the winner has been chosen: "Little Vienna" ("Klein Wien") by Wolfgang Matzl received the most votes from the public. Congratulations on €3,000 in prize money.

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Submit for Vienna Shorts

We have put our structure on a new footing and in the spirit of these changes have also shortened our name: From now on Vienna’s international festival for short film, animation and music video will operate under the shorter name...

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THE SPECIAL RHYTHM OF VIENNA

The three great short films of the competition "The Ryhthm of Vienna", organized in collaboration with the Vienna Tourism Board, premiered at the METRO Kinokulturhaus. The films are available online: shortfilm.vienna.info. If you...

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15 Shorts nominated for European Film Awards

15 short films are nominated for the European Film Awards this year - among them three competition films from VIS 2016 and one award winning documentary: "A Man Returned" by Mahdi Fleifel (UK/DK/NL).

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A look back: European network Nisi Masa at VIS

The European network of young cinema associations, Nisi Masa, played a special role at this year's festival: Not only did the organization hold its General Assembly in Vienna, Nisi Masa also hosted a workshop for young film...

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