DISFMF 2020

DISFMF 2020

Divertimento, a short film with Kellan Lutz, winner of Best International Short Film.

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2020 Winners

We would like to say thank you to all the filmmakers that have submitted they're films..., selected and not selected. One day before the festival started the Cineworld Cinema in Dublin have closed down so it looks like we made the best decision to have the festival...

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2020 Nominations

Best International Short Film Thank You!, Directed by Maria Shulgia, 15min, Comedy-Drama, Russian Federation, 2020 Stroke Of Midnight, Directed by Niclas Ribbarp, 14min, Drama, Sweeden, 2018 #keepdistance, Directed by Roman Gonther, 31min, Drama, Germany, 2020...

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Tickets are available now for DISFMF 2020

The 9th edition of DISFMF will take place online on FesthomeTV. We have selected 162 shorts and music videos. 20 programmes in total. Tickets for each programme 1€ Full festival pass 10€ : For viewers outside Ireland, this include programmes 1 to 17....

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Official Selection 2020

1. Dermot Kennedy: Giants, Directed by Oriol Puig, 3min, Spain, Music Video, 2020 2. Alaraph, Directed by Guust Mulder, 17min, Netherlands, Fiction/Fantasy, 2018 3. Salman bin Hamad: A Vision of Promise, Directed by Eva Daoud, 28min, Bahrain, Documentary, 2020 4. The...

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Full Short Films Programme 2020

Download here the Full Short Films Programme 2020 Due to Covid-19 and level 3 restrictions in Ireland some of the cinemas are closing down. We made the decision that the 9th edition of Dublin International Short Film and Music Festival to take place on FesthomeTV. We...

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DISFMF 2020 Online on FesthomeTV

Due to Corona Virus the 9th edition of DISFMF will take place online on FesthomeTV High levels of protection to stream online, this is the way to do it. About FesthomeTV The only VOD platform created exclusively for online film festivals. Versatile and highly...

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Awards 2017

Awards 2017

We are an independent festival dedicated to bring together established musicians and filmmakers in a forum to celebrate the short films. For 2017 we have 14 awards o Best Director o Best Producer o Best Script o Best Music Video o Best Cinematography o Best Edit o...

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Press 2017

Press 2017

DISFMF is an independent festival dedicated to bring together film makers and musicians from around the world in a forum to celebrate short films and music. The goal of the festival is to show variety of all genres, drama, comedies, animations, documentaries, music...

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Advice for the Aspiring Screenwriters

Advice for the Aspiring Screenwriters

There are many articles about screenwriting on the internet—too many, if we’re really honest—but here are some suggestions we feel haven’t been made as much as they should be. 1. Do your research. Check out websites

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Rules and Regulations 2017

Rules and Regulations 2017

You hereby grant the Dublin International Short Film and Music Festival all rights necessary to exhibit and promote the above-referenced film at the 2017 Festival if the film is selected. You represent that such exhibition will not violate or infringe upon any rights...

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Filmbase Filmrace

Filmbase Filmrace

Being a film student is awful. I’ve been one, and it’s a wonder I didn’t end up in hospital with a stomach ulcer from worry. While other students may feel their lot is bad, nothing, NOTHING is as poor as the lot of a film student. You attend class, talks, workshops,...

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A MANIFESTO FOR SHORT FILMS

A MANIFESTO FOR SHORT FILMS

The following is a list of suggestions which you may heed or ignore as you see fit. Mostly, it’s a list of elements we’ve seen many times, and if something has been done many times, it would be worth your while to find a new way to do it. If you’re thinking of making...

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Irish Film Festivals

Irish Film Festivals

To start the new year off with a bang, here’s a list of Irish, and Irish-themed, film festivals that—although they’re not this one—still have their merits.  Some are more focused on shorts than others (ADIFF, for example is more of a feature film festival, so sending...

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DISFMF 2016 Winners

DISFMF 2016 Winners

Winners 2016   Best Director, Gui Campos, Rosinha, Brazil Best Producer, Savio Sequeira & Anthony Renwick Mc Gill, The Job Paradox, Ireland Best Script, Maurice O’Connel, Proclaim, Ireland Best Music Video, Veto By Son Directed by Abderrezak Chriette, Germany...

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Short Films Programme 2016

Short Films Programme 2016

Programme 1, Thursday 6th October, Cineworld 12:00pm Proclaim!, Directed by Maureen O’Connell, 20min, Ireland 2016, Drama History Silence, Directed by Dejan Mrkic, 15min, UK and Australia 2016, Drama Tunisia 2045, Directed by Ted Hardy-Carnac, 4min, France 2016,...

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Short Films Selection 2016

Short Films Selection 2016

Here is the short film selection for 2016, a programme will be up by the end of the week. Congratulation to all the selected. Nach Spiel (Aftermath), Directed by Ralf Beyerle, 10min, Germany 2016, Comedy Drama Space & Time, Directed by Camps Aureliane, 16min,...

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Maggie’s Plan

Maggie’s Plan

Directed by Rebecca Miller and released in Ireland on 8th July 2016, Maggie’s Plan raises the question as to whether the need to control others is an individual personality trait or an encompassing human one. The off kilter comedy set in New York is often sobering...

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Sleeping with Inspiration

Sleeping with Inspiration

By AEDIN DONNELLY He comes over unannounced and demands I let him in. He sweettalks his way up to my room and we find ourselves deep in conversation, debating, bouncing off one another for hours before we sleep. But even when we lie down, he won’t let me sleep. He...

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