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DC Shorts Film Festival 2013 – Washington, DC

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DC Shorts Film Festival 2013 – Washington, DC
Dates: September 19 - 29, 2013

The DC Shorts Film Festival is the Washington, DC area’s only film festival dedicated to showcasing and discussing short films from around the world. The lineup covers a variety of genres: dramas, comedies, animation, sci-fi, documentaries, and creative experimental films. All films are 20 minutes or less. The DC Shorts Film Festival includes 150 films from 22 countries. Six theatres from across the Washington DC area – from Rockville to Fairfax and Anacostia to downtown DC will be hosting the festival this year. The screenwriting competition returns this year – watch a script read live by local actors and actresses. The winner of the competition will have their film shown at the 2014 DC Shorts Film Festival.

Festival Locations

The DC Shorts Film Festival will be held at four different venues in the DC metro area.

Free Events

Tickets for all free events MUST be reserved in advance.

Family Movie Screenings (appropriate for ages 8+ years old)
Sat., Sept. 21 at 11:30 a.m. at E Street Cinema
Sat., Sept. 28 at 2:00 p.m. at Atlas Arts Center and Angelika Film Center
Sat., Sept. 28 at 2:00 p.m. at Angelika Film Center
Sat., Sept. 28 at 2:00 p.m. at Anacostia Arts Center
Sun., Sept. 29 at 2:00 p.m. at Angelika Film Center
Sun., Sept. 29 at 2:00 p.m. at VisArts Rockville

Free Lunchtime Movie Screenings (40 minutes of short films – bring your lunch to the theatre!)
Monday, September 23 – Thursday, September 26 at 12:00 p.m. daily at E Street Cinema and Angelika Film Center

For the complete schedule, visit the official website at www.dcshorts.com

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