Shorts – Offline Film Festival



Every year, we receive 100s of submissions from all over the world to our Shorts Competition. This year’s selected shorts will screen at Birr Theatre & Arts Centre on Saturday 16 October at 11am and 2pm.

Prizes up for grabs include:
Best International Short
Best Irish Short
Audience Award
Best Animation

2021 Selection

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This year, received our highest number ever of short film submissions to OFFline Film Festival.

We screened 3 different programmes during this year’s festival include 1 dedicated to our Irish selection and 2 sessions focusing on our International Shorts Selection.

2021 Award Winners

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After month’s of deliberation by our Shorts Selection Committee as well as the counting of votes cast by our audience…

We announced the winners of this year’s OFFline Film Festival Awards at Birr Theatre & Arts Centre on Sunday 17 October.

Past Winners

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We may not have been able to host a physical event in 2020, but we still received 100s of submissions from all over the world to our Shorts Competition last year.

Our Shorts Selection Committee once again had their work cut out for them to choose the winners of Best Irish Short, Best International Short, our Audience Award and Best Animation. Scroll down to find out who our lucky winners when we are all still locked down!

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