All Special Programs

  • Toronto Int. Film Festival Presents

    4 videos

    Taut dramas, bold animation, thrilling genre exercises, perceptive character studies, hilarious comedies, provocative documentaries — these short films from emerging and established Canadian and international filmmakers represents the range, diversity, and creative talent showcased at TIFF.

    Our ...

  • Sundance programmer Adam Piron presents

    6 videos

    Every year the shorts team at Sundance goes through thousands of film submissions from around the world. This past year we collectively went through over 10,000 short films and we narrowed it down to 74. Of that, I'm proud to share a sampling of that group with the Norwegian Short Film Festival h...

  • New Wave Pornography (18+)

    6 videos

    Alternative porn (including feminist, artistic, and/or fair trade) is a movement celebrating diversity in gender, identity, sexuality, ethnicity, bodies, personal and artistic expressions. Here is a selection of short films showcasing the genre.
    Enjoy and don't forget to check out our live panel ...

  • Great Directors in Shorts

    6 videos

    Most filmmakers start out in the short film world, and many never leave it. In this program, we present recent short films by acclaimed feature film directors. In some of these films, we see the directors honing their signature style, while others depart from theirs to explore new modes of expres...

  • European Film Academy: Best of Europe I

    4 videos

    From topical British documentary to sophisticated French animation, from edgy Swedish puppet film to intense Greek drama, this programme gives you the best of European short films from 2019. Each year, the European Film Academy EFA hands out its award for Best European Short Film, and a selection...

  • European Film Academy: Best of Europe II

    3 videos

    From topical British documentary to sophisticated French animation, from edgy Swedish puppet film to intense Greek drama, this programme gives you the best of European short films from 2019. Each year, the European Film Academy EFA hands out its award for Best European Short Film, and a selection...

  • European Film Academy: Best of Europe III

    3 videos

    From topical British documentary to sophisticated French animation, from edgy Swedish puppet film to intense Greek drama, this programme gives you the best of European short films from 2019. Each year, the European Film Academy EFA hands out its award for Best European Short Film, and a selection...

  • Architecture in Film II: Brutal Beauty

    4 videos

    Arkitekturfilm 2: Brutal skjønnhet

    Arkitektur inspirerer filmskapere til å leke med tid, rom og opplevelse. I det andre av to spesialprogrammer ser Kortfilmfestivalen nærmere på brutalistisk arkitektur i
    samtida, i kjølvannet av debattn rundt Y-blokka i Oslo. Del én av programmet finner du her:
    ...

  • Architecture in Film I: Reflections in Concrete

    4 videos

    Arkitekturfilm 1: Tegn i tiden

    Er det et tegn i tiden at visse typer arkitektur blir sett på som utdatert og stygg? I såfall – hva er det et tegn på? I det første av to spesialprogrammer ser Kortfilmfestivalen nærmere på brutalistisk arkitektur i samtida, i kjølvannet av debatten rundt Y-blokka ...

  • Filmmaker in Focus: Amanda Kernell I

    3 videos

    This year's filmmaker in focus is Swedish Amanda Kernell.

    Kernell made her international breakthrough in 2016 with her feature film Sami Blood, which screened at film festivals worldwide and in Norwegian cinemas. It won four Guldbaggar (Swedish academy awards) and the Dragon Award, the world's l...

  • Filmmaker in Focus: Amanda Kernell II

    3 videos

    This year's filmmaker in focus is Swedish Amanda Kernell.

    Kernell made her international breakthrough in 2016 with her feature film Sami Blood, which screened at film festivals worldwide and in Norwegian cinemas. It won four Guldbaggar (Swedish academy awards) and the Dragon Award, the world's l...

  • Ulike blikk
    6 videos

    Ulike blikk

    6 videos

    I 2019 lanserte Mediefabrikken, Oslo16 og Viken filmsenter kortfilmprogrammet «Ulike blikk». Inn i programmet inviterte samarbeidspartnerne unge regissører med ulike bakgrunner, som ønsket å fortelle om karakterer og miljøer vi sjelden får se på lerretet. Regissørene søkte seg inn med en idé til...

  • Kreativitet i koronaens tid

    22 videos

    Stillstand og smittefrykt, håndvask og vinchat, koronakropp, hjemmeyoga, familiekrise - og kreativitet? Viruspandemien vi gikk inn i våren 2020 skapte krise i film- og kulturbransjen, men ga også filmskapere en sjanse til å dokumentere den rare tida vi lever i. Nordnorsk filmsenter utlyste kortf...

  • Skoleprogram barneskole

    3 videos

    På Kortfilmfestivalen i Grimstad ønsker vi at barnepublikummet skal strekke seg, oppleve at det å tenke litt ut av boksen kan være både forfriskende, bra og ikke minst veldig inspirerende. Noen ganger kan en liten kortfilm så et kreativt frø som en gang i framtida blir til en stor og original fil...

  • Skoleprogram ungdomsskole

    7 videos

    Med tanke på elever fra 8. – 10. trinn som publikum har vi håndplukket et knippe tankevekkende fiksjonsfilmer som belyser ulike temaer ungdom både kan kjenne seg igjen i og få nye perspektiver fra.

  • Market Screenings (by invitation only)

    0 videos

    In our Market screenings we present the latest Norwegian films for the international market.
    Industry professionals can request access to the Market screenings by sending an email to Festival Director Anita Svingen: anita@kortfilmfestivalen.no