Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Market 2023
The Short Film Market in Clermont-Ferrand is the leading industry event for short films in the world. It brings together 3,600+ accredited visitors yearly from over 80 countries who get access to a catalogue of 7,500 recent titles. The Short Film Market combines physical and digital components to address the needs of the industry, from production to promotion and distribution, in an open, inclusive and responsible environment. It is the main marketplace for sales, acquisitions and licensing of short films with opportunities in the French, European and international markets. Its ambitious industry programme fosters creativity, co-production and the circulation of works.
Since 2013, the Lithuanian short film agency “Lithuanian Shorts” has been participating in Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Market presenting a national Lithuanian short films stand. From 2022, “Lithuanian Shorts” together with Latvian and Estonian partners presents the Baltic Shorts stand, where the visitors are introduced to the newest Lithuanian, Latvian and Estonian short films, industry events, festivals, and co-production possibilities.
Baltic Shorts is a collective name for the film institutions and festivals from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania that present and promote the best Baltic shorts for the international film community. The stand was organized by Lithuanian Short Film Agency LITHUANIAN SHORTS, PÖFF Shorts (Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival), Riga International Short Film Festival 2ANNAS, Riga International Film Festival, and Latvian Animation Association. Main sponsors: Lithuanian Film Center, Estonian Film Institute, Latvian Film Center.
38th Clermont-Ferrand Short Film market was held on 30 January – 3 February 2022.