© Pablo Mendivil
© VIS | Jannis Gonis

Marijana Stoisits

© Katrin Bruder

Karl Markovics

director, actor

No medium is more versatile in its reflection of time, freedom, and art than the short film. Luckily, we have the Vienna Shorts—where once a year, the short film finds a spacious home.

Anouk De Clercq

director, artist

VIS is a gem. A bristling ball of love for film,a warm and welcoming team.


CEO Vienna Film Commission

The Vienna Shorts have come into their own; they have become a permanent fixture in the international festival scene. This annual May/June highlight for Viennese and international audiences alike is sure to have many extraordinary, highest-quality cinematic moments in store.