Ningbo Short Film Festival



Ningbo Short Film Festival (NSFF), it originated from Ningbo Microfilm Competition in 2013, which was founded by Ningbo Radio and Television Group and held once a year. In 2016, it was upgraded to Ningbo International Short Film Festival; in 2019, the name was updated to Ningbo Short Film Festival (NSFF). NSFF has become an international-level short film since 2020.
As a comprehensive short film festival, Ningbo Short Film Festival (NSFF) features “internationalization, specialization, industrialization and localization” and insists on the goal of “discovering talents and producing high-quality films”. The main activities include competitions, screenings, industrial activities, forums, and award ceremonies, etc. The festival is usually closed in November and December every year.

Event date

06.09.2022 ⟶ 16.12.2022

The competition has two categories: [Short Film] and [Short Video], with 19 awards and nearly 200,000 RMB in bonus. The best honor being the “Best Short Film Golden Conch Award”, including four major genres: drama, experimental, documentary, and commercial.
The main awards include the Best Short Film Golden Conch Award, Jury Recommendation Award, Best Foreign Language Film Award, Best Documentary Film Award, Best Experimental Film Award, Best Director, Best Screenwriter, Best Cinematographer, Best Actor and Actress, etc.
Competition schedule:
(1) Call for entries: September 7, 2022 – October 31, 2022
(2) Work selection: November 1, 2022 – November 26, 2022
(3) Work Award: Mid-December 2022

Admin Adress
Ningbo Television,
No.599, South of Huan Cheng Xi Road, Haishu,

Kent Cai

(Director for NSFF International Engagement)

Director for NSFF International Engagement, Ningbo Short Film Festival. Vice-President of the Ningbo Short Film Association