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A 100% online edition

The 22nd edition of the Très Court International Film Festival is maintained.

 

The 2020 edition of the Très Court will take place online, between 5 and 14 June.
The 124 films selected for the 22nd edition will be accessible completely free of charge on the festival site.

How do I access the films?
  • Visit the interactive map of the festival;
  • Select the city closest to you, the one that will offer you the festival this year;
  • Retrieve the access code;
    If you don't have it, don't panic, you'll be directed to find it...
  • Enter the code;
  • Watch the selections of your choice.
I am Italian, can I see the films subtitled in my mother tongue?

The films will be subtitled, as every year, in the 7 languages of the festival: French, English, Spanish, Italian, Romanian, Greek and Arabic.
In order for subtitling to be available in your language, you will have to choose a city in your country on the interactive map.
This will automatically subtitle the film.

Will I have to pay to access the selections? 

This year, exceptionally, all the films can be seen by everyone free of charge.
In some cities, the cultural organization that offers you the access to the festival will be able to offer you a free and optional participation, called "au chapeau".
The sums collected will help to support these cultural places particularly impacted by the health crisis.

I want to watch the They dared "Trash & Glam" selection, but it is not offered in my city. How can I do it?
Selections are not available everywhere.
If your favorite selection is not available in your city's program, find out which other city will offer it (for example Hong Kong).
 
I'm a director, my film is selected, will I be able to attend an awards ceremony?

The films in the International Competition will be broadcast on the internet during a live session on Tuesday 9 June at 8 pm.
This screening will start on time, and if you arrive late, you won't be able to see the beginning of the screening again, like when you go to the cinema!
This e-projection will be followed by a live e-Awards Ceremony.
Jury members will be present in video from their homes, and they will be the ones to reveal the winners.
The directors of the films are invited to be connected, and the winners will be called during the ceremony to receive their prize and exchange with the jury.
There will be no live sessions or e-ceremony for the other selections (Women's Words, French, Family, They Dared).

I am a regular spectator of the Très Court, I go to the awards ceremony every year, is there a similar session this year?
The e-projection followed by the live e-Ceremony on Tuesday 9 June at 8 pm is open to all.
It will be a great rendez-vous for the directors, the jury, the partners, the festival team and the whole audience.

Do you have further questions about the online festival?
Send a message to contact@trescourt.com

Jan Kounen, President of the 2020 Jury!

The veil on the composition of the 22nd Jury of the Très Court has been lifted!

 

As every year, 8 personalities from the cinema industry and the specialised press are invited to analyse the films of the International Competition.
Their missions are to watch, analyse and above all debate on the future winners of the Très Court.

This year, the Jury will be chaired by the French director, producer and screenwriter Jan Kounen.

Jan Kounen is a filmmaker with many hats. 
After his debut in short films, he quickly took his place in the film landscape.
He collaborates with prestigious actors: Vincent Cassel, Monica Bellucci, Jean Dujardin, Sandrine Kiberlain, Gilles Lellouche...
His latest projects revolve around virtual reality.

To know everything about Jan Kounen, and the 7 members of the Jury who will accompany him during this 22nd edition, we invite you to visit our dedicated page.

Discover the full jury

 

The 22nd edition's selection

Yet another good selection for 2020, and more importantly a very difficult decision for the programming team here at the Très Court International Film Festival.

After watching the 3000 films that were submitted this year, the time has come to announce our selection.

Unexpected scenarios, feminist issues, gilets jaune, magical universes and scary movies...

Discover the 124 films selected for the 22nd edition of the Très Court now.

Find the selected films here

Premiere: "I came all this way"

The Très Court team is doing everything to make sure the Festival goes smoothly, and filmmakers are as passionate as ever! Check out "I came all this way", one of the many very short films that will be screened at the 22nd edition of the Très Court! 

This film was directed by Antoine May, filmmaker and videograper on Youtube. Discover his channel Petites chroniques de décadence quotidienne now! 

In "I came all this way", discover a young ice skater's reaction when all public gatherings are cancelled.

To watch other short films, check out the Festival's youtube channel

Information concerning COVID-19

The 22nd edition of the Très Court International Film Festival is maintained, from 5 to 14 June 2020, all over the world. 

The whole team is mobilized to ensure the organization of the event wherever the health security conditions will be ensured.

Nevertheless, according to the latest information, theatrical screenings will probably not be possible in a large number of regions.

This is why we have decided to organize a special edition, allowing most of the festival's programmes to be viewed from home via the Internet.
 

We remain at your disposal for any further information, by email only, at contact@trescourt.com.

The Très Court team

Registration is now closed

 
The call for entries for the 22nd Edition of the Très Court has now ended!

 

Thank you for submitting your films, and see you in April to find out about our official selection!

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Our Call for Entries is open!

 
Our Call for Entries is open!

You would like to see your very short film part of the Très Court International Film Festival 2020?

You can submit your work from October 18, 2019 to February 14, 2020.
Fiction, Animation, Documentary... all genres, styles and origins are welcome.
Only one rule, do not exceed 4 minutes! (including titles and credits)

If your work doesn't let our selection team indifferent, we will include your film in one of the following selections:

In competition: 

> International Competition  
> Women's Words Competition

Out of competition: 

> French Selection
> Family Selection
> They dared "Trash & Glam" Selection

The selected candidates will be announced on the festival's website and social networks in mid-April 2020.

Register my Film

You still have some questions before registering your film?
Maybe we already answer them in our FAQ.

 

The 22nd edition is coming

 
Le Très Court is back for its 22nd edition!
 
The 22nd edition of the Très Court International Film Festival will take place from June 5 to 14, 2020.
 

For this new year, the festival is wearing its most beautiful powdery pink costume.
The 2020's visual is signed by Talya Galasko, a young South African director.
The most experienced festival-goers will have noticed without a doubt the striking stylistic similarity with "427 types of Wieners" of the 2019 They dared "Trash & Glam" selection.
Off-the-wall and very visual, Mrs. Galasko's style didn't leave the Very Short Team indifferent.
This collaboration marks the new identity of the festival for this year full of surprises.

You didn't have the opportunity to watch They dared "Trash & Glam" selection from last year?
Discover "427 types of Wieners".

For more information on Talya Galasko's artworks, visit vimeo.com/talyagalasko.

 

Thank you !


The Très Court team in Paris, 2019

The 21st edition of the Très Court International Film Festival took place from June 7 to 16.

This year again, you were touched, scared, surprised... every 4 minutes. 14,200 spectators around the world discovered the Très Court's Millésime 2019

Thank you all for your support!
Spectators, directors, partners, organizers around the world, volunteers ...
The festival won't be as it is today without you.
For the nostalgic, you can find the photos of the event on the festival's Facebook page.
 

The whole Très Court team wishes you a great summer.
See you this fall for new concise adventures!

Public Award

Every year we give the public a voice. 

After the counting of the ballots from the 70 cities, we counted more than 14,500 votes all over the world!

You have been sensitive, from India to Canada, to the relationship we have with our data and what multinationals can do with it.

Here is the audience's list of achievements:

1st - Broccoli by Ivan Sainz Pardo

2nd - The afterbith by Ignacio Rodo and Blanca Bonet

3rd - À côté by Jerome Piel Desruisseaux

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