Building Empathy Through Storytelling
We champion efforts to build empathy through storytelling. Join us on a journey of entertained learning through film. Our festival features talented filmmakers from around the globe who will transform the way you see the world. These films, while short in nature, range from humorous to heart wrenching to inspiring, and are sure to leave an impression on you.
Umano International Short Film Festival:
Online, November 20, 2021
Submit a Film
Umano International Short Film Festival seeks to support and champion short films from across the globe. We’re looking for inspiring, innovative filmmakers who share our passion for igniting change through film. Whether you are an established filmmaker or just beginning your journey in film, we want to hear from you!
We accept short films (10 minutes or less) that build empathy across four categories:
* In order to qualify for the Student Film category, your short must have been completed while you were enrolled in full-time education. Please note: You will be required to upload a picture of your student ID if applying for the Student Film category.
The official selection of films will be viewable on the Umano website.
January 20th, 2022