FESTIVALS: Cyprus International Short Film Festival Lineup

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LIMASSOL: Eight national and 64 international short films will be screened in the 4th edition of the International Short Film Festival of Cyprus (11-17 October).

The programme includes short fiction films, documentaries, experimental and animated films. Three parallel programmes (Cult Retrospective, Amaze and Aspects of the Fantastic: Best of Countryside Animafest Cyprus) and a masterclass are also included in the programme.

The International Jury is composed of: Jacques Curtil (co-director of Clermont-Ferrand Short FF), Dan Muggia (Artistic Director of the Pitigliani FF, Italy), Dana Dimitriu Chelba (Director of Bucharest IFF), Enrico Vannucci (short film advisor at Venice FF) and Spyros Charalambous (Cypriot film director).

The Festival is co-organized by the Cultural Services of the Ministry of Education and Culture of the Republic of Cyprus and the RIALTO Theatre.


Lullaby of the Butterfly (Cyprus)
Directed byTonia Mishiali

Haarschnitt (Cyprus)
Directed byMarios Neophytou

Not Now (Cyprus-USA)
Directed byMyrsini Aristidou

Dorothea (Cyprus)
Directed bySavvas Stavrou

Schmuck (Cyprus, UK)
Directed by Michael Hapeshis

Chromatic Fantasy (Cyprus)
Directed byDanae Papaioannou

Letters to Cyprus (Cyprus)
Directed bySholehZahraei, KamilSaldun

Afterthoughts (Cyprus)
Directed by Ivan Charalambous