Manhattan Short Film Festival

(Poster design courtesy Manhattan Short Film Festival)

"This is the 20th year for the Manhattan Short Film Festival, and it just gets bigger and better every year.  We got more people every year." 

(Logo courtesy Manhattan Short Film Festival)

The Missouri State University Department of Media, Journalism and Film will once again be the ONLY venue in the state of Missouri for the 19th annual Manhattan Short Film Festival, Saturday Sept.24 at 7:00pm in Plaster Student Union Theatre.  Over a one-week period, more than 100,000 people around the world view and vote for the film they think is best — making this the only global audience-choice film festival in the world. Ten outstanding films were selected from 844 entries submitted by 52 countries this year.

(Logo courtesy MSU Department of Media, Journalism & Film)

Local film lovers will be able to unite with more than 100,000 people all over the world the first week of October to view--and vote for their favorites in--the 18th annual Manhattan Short Film Festival.  It's billed as the only global audience-choice film festival in the world.  And once again this year, the Missouri State University campus is the only location in Missouri where you can view the films and participate in the voting.  The Festival returns to the MSU campus Saturday October 3rd starting at 7:00pm in Plaster Student Union Theatre, 1110 E. Madison.

(Logo courtesy www.manhattanshort.com)

Springfield…you be the judge!  Local filmgoers will unite with audiences in over 250 cities spanning six continents to view and judge the work of the next generation of world filmmakers during the 17th annual Manhattan Short Film Festival.  Plaster Student Union at Missouri State University is the ONLY location in Missouri participating in the annual festival, which will take place Saturday Sept.27 at 7:00pm.  This year Manhattan Short received nearly 600 short-film entries from 47 countries, and the ten finalists come from England, Norway, Australia, Netherlands, France, Mexico, Germany an