Second Wave of 2012 Official Selection Films is Announced!

Ten new films have been named Official Selections of the 2012 edition of the 24fps International Short Film Festival.  They join the eight films announced in August as part of the first Wave.   To view the official festival publication detailing this Second Wave announcement: click here. To view the…Read more of this article...

The First Wave of Official Selections for 2012 is announced!

To view the festival publication announcing these films, click here. To view the Official Trailer for this selection announcement, click here. TROTTEUR Directors: ARNAUD BRISEBOIS, FRANCIS LECLERC Writer: Arnaud Brisebois Producer: Antonello Cozzolino Canada, Narrative, 8 min, 2011   THE FANTASTIC FLYING BOOKS OF MR. MORRIS LESSMORE Directors: WILLIAM JOYCE,…Read more of this article...

Submissions being accepted for the 2012 fest until October 3rd.

SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED for the 2012 24fps International Short Film Festival juried competition and curated public exhibitions. Short films of 20 minutes running time or less, completed after January 1, 2009, are eligible for the competition.  Cash prizes are awarded to the top three films, the audience award winner, and the Horizon Award winner for outstanding student film. Visit this site’s ENTRIES page for details, forms, and guidelines. This year’s 24fps festival will be held November 2-3 at the landmark Paramount Theatre in Abilene, Texas.  The 1930 restored movie palace is on the National Register of Historic Places.

2011 24fps Jury Awards Announced!

The 2011 24fps Jury Awards for this year's international short film festival were announced on Saturday, November 5, 2011 at the close of the festival's three pubic exhibition program.  The festivals top honors were:   Grand Jury Prize--"The Strange Ones," dir. Lauren Wolkstein and Christopher Radcliff, USA Silver Medal--"Pioneer," dir. David Lowery, USA Bronze Medal--"Baby," dir. Daniel Mulloy, UK Special Jury Citation--"Pentecost," dir. Peter McDonald, Ireland Audience Award--"Noreen," dir. Domhnall Gleeson, Ireland Horizon Award--"Paths of Hate," dir. Damian Nenow, Poland To see complete of the jury awards, click here.

The 2011 Public Exhibition Schedule is announced

    2011 Public Exhibition Schedule To view, read, download and print the complete 2011 24fps Public Exhibition program, click here. To view a printable link of this list, click here.   To view the festival trailer for Program A, click here.   PROGRAM A—Friday, November 4, 2011 7:00 pm  …Read more of this article...

The Final Wave of Official Selection FIlms are Announced!

TO VIEW THE OFFICIAL FESTIVAL ANNOUCMENT OF THE FINAL WAVE, click here.  The following films were announced 10/17/11 as the Final Wave of Official Selection Films for the 2011 24fps International Short Film Festival.  These seventeen films join the previously announced fifteen Official Selections to bring the final competition field…Read more of this article...