2022 SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL: ASIA
PRESENTED BY THE SUNDANCE INSTITUTE AND XRM MEDIA IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE THE RETURN OF THE 2022 EDITION OF THE FESTIVAL ON THURSDAY 25TH – SUNDAY 28TH AUGUST, 2022 IN JAKARTA, INDONESIA WITH SUPPORT FROM IDN MEDIA.
The Festival is an expansion of Sundance Institute’s programming, further championing and promoting visibility for independent storytelling before a wider global audience. With an aim to support, connect, promote and celebrate the independent film community across Asia, while showcasing a selection of films from the 2022 Sundance Film Festival.
2022 SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL: ASIA PROUDLY PRESENTS
SHORT FILM COMPETITION
To continue the support of Indonesian filmmakers, the Festival will again hold the Sundance Film Festival: Asia Short Film Competition, sponsored by Argo. Filmmakers can submit short films across any genre or theme that have been completed on or after 1 January, 2020, with a duration between 3 to 20 minutes.
Mike Plante -
Senior Programmer for Short Films, Sundance Institute
“Beyond our Festival in January, we strive throughout the year to find more emerging filmmakers around the world working in the short film form. Last year our Short Film Competition was a fantastic success. We loved the submissions, showcased ten of them in Sundance Asia, and were thrilled to have two of them at our Festival last January. Really excited to see more this year.”
Submission date: April 18 - May 31 2022
2022 Sundance Film Festival: Asia invites all of the Indonesian filmmakers to submit their best short films to the world's most notable short film competition.
- Film Director(s) of the Entry must be a valid Indonesian Passport Holder.
- Running time of each entry has to be between 3 and 20 minutes.
- Production date of entries must be completed on or after January 1, 2020
- Films submitted to last year's 2021 competition cannot be resubmitted
Are you interested in showing your best short film to the world? Check the requirements below!
Director of Programming, Sundance Film Festival
Kim Yutani is Director of Programming of the Sundance Film Festival; she assumed that role in 2018. As Director of Programming she oversees all aspects of the program from the film curation to the Beyond Film talks program. She began programming short films for the festival in 2006, and became a feature film programmer in 2009.
Argo is the official sponsor for the Short Film Competition - 2022 Sundance Festival: Asia. Argo is the streaming platform that's changing the way you watch. Argo is building a community; connecting filmmakers to audiences, and featuring all genres of short film curated into themed playlist by film festivals, filmmakers, and influencers from around the world.
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