Short Films Under The Stars

filmFilmmakers are often asked the broad question: why make a short film? As they don’t necessarily translate to fame and fortune. However, when it comes to short films, the game is changing. Over the past six years, the number of short film narratives available has exploded and opened up new pathways for rising filmmakers. In collaboration with the Concorto Film Festival in Piacenza, Italy, the CFF team has prepared a selection of some of their best shorts that will be screened on the night. Short Films Under The Stars celebrates how short film cinema is now at the centre of innovative storytelling, with new directors making their first mark in the filmmaker’s playground with new ideas and new filming techniques.

Thousands of shorts are created across the world every year, and as time passes there isn’t a better time to produce a short film as its becoming a frequently watched medium. Short Films Under The Stars champions independent productions from across the world. Great Short films continue to be made and these films don’t necessarily get to cinemas or to TV. We believe that this festival is the ideal place for such productions, and is an important alternative distribution and exhibition platform. This is the film event where the audience is given the opportunity to vote for the best film. Filmmakers are encouraged to submit their own short films for the 2016 edition of Short Films under the Stars.

Entrance is 10 euros and includes wine and canapés including free popcorn. For bookings please email or text to 99454066. For the detailed short film programme visit

This event is being done in collaboration with Villa Bologna, Concorto Film Festival and Euro Media Forum.

Location: Villa Bologna on Sunday 27th September at 8.00 p.m.

Monique Chambers

Monique started indulge in 2011 and has since created Indulge Me GIFT and Indulge Me FOOD and volume 1 of The Artists Directory - Malta. A marketing professional by trade, Monique's passion is to promote local talent and Malta in general. Free time is her biggest indulgence, when she can tinker in her craft room or the kitchen, or be selfish with a book, the sofa and good glass of wine (of course, wearing something beautiful and with freshly coiffed hair!)

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