International Competition

43rd Drama International Short Film Festival (DISFF)

Drama International Short Film Festival is Greece’s leading short film festival, and the annual meeting place for filmmakers and industry professionals. Based in the picturesque city of Drama the festival is the leading Greek and South-Eastern European gateway to the world’s most prestigious short film awards, and nominated filmmakers qualify for the European Film Awards (EFA).

Over 2,000 films are submitted each year, and the curatorial group lead by creative director Yannis Sakaridis selects around 50-60 films to screen in competition during the festival. Short film juries of international film and media professionals select the award-winning films, with awards given at the Awards Ceremony.