Austin Micro Short Film Festival 2019


The 2nd Austin Micro Short Film Festival has doubled in size!

The Austin Micro Short Film Festival will screen 200 international independent micro short films between 1-6 minutes in length at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Lakeline on Sunday September 15, 2019. At our first event in 2018, we screened 80 films for over 300 attendees in Austin, Texas. Withoutabox recently announced that they are shutting down. We have pre-selected 33 films and screenplays from this group. The remaining 167 submissions will be accepted via FilmFreeway. 


Remaining Submission Deadlines:

April 30, 2019 - Late Deadline $23.20 USD*

June 30, 2019 - Final Deadline - $24.00 USD*

July 15, 2019 - Notification Date

September 15, 2019 - Event Date


*Use promo code austinmicro20 for a 20% discount on FilmFreeway.



Austin Micro Short Film Festival 2019 Withoutabox Official Selections

  1.  "A Jolting Morning" Directed by Heather Ross
  2. "A Mother`s Love" Directed by Yuanhao Du
  3. "America by Julia Vinograd" Directed by Barbara West - Website
  4. "Are You There?" Directed by Aditya Joshi & Sid Gopinath
  5. "Black Back" Directed by Kiyoko McCrae
  6. "Chaim" Directed by Kareem Atallah - Website
  7. "Come Home" Directed by Kiyoko McCrae
  8. "Contacts" Directed by Marshall Bradley
  9. "Creamier" Directed by Julian Klepper - Website
  10. "Dear God" Directed by Larry Ulrich - Website
  11. "Freezer of Eden" Directed by Annika Horne - Website
  12. "Goodbye Seraphina" Directed by Cheryl Ye Han Wong
  13. "Highway Tea" Directed by Milton Adamou
  14. "Homecoming Hero" Directed by Chris Hoshnic - Website
  15. "How I Learned to Stop Worrying About Thieves" Directed by Lorenzo Follari
  16. "Huge P Word" Directed by Jacqueline Anderson - Website
  17. "Jake and Josh: Shake It Off" Directed by Andrew Varenhorst
  18. "Leave" Directed by Brian L Tan
  19. "Loving is not Owning" Directed by Carolina Melis - Website
  20. "Maniac Chef" Directed by Scott Kalberer
  21.  "Mom" Written by Austin Foxx - Website
  22. "Neapolitan Porno" Directed by Alan Halls
  23. "Night Night" Directed by Carl Oswald & Shay LaPierre
  24. "Pip" Directed by Bruno Simoes - Website
  25. "Rhonda's Treasures" Directed by Sam Lichtenstein
  26. "Section F" Directed by Patrick Steinmann - Website
  27. "The bet of Annette" Directed by Aurélie Gurdal
  28. "The Bug" Directed by Dean Cameron
  29. "The Commercial Break" Directed by Sandra Gokkun
  30. "There's Something About My Sister" Directed by Rebecca Shaw
  31. "True Nature" Directed by James Hill
  32. "Trust Me" Directed by Dylan Avery - Website
  33. "Turning Tables" Directed by Hilary Davidson
  34. "Why We Smoke" Directed by Jeff Kennedy - Website


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Mikel Fair

Mikel Fair

Mikel Fair My name is Mikel Fair. I am the Director of Film Festival Circuit Inc. First of all, we are a company that manages film festival events in Texas and Oregon. Furthermore, we like to have fun and celebrate independent film. I worked for 15 years in the television and film production as a location sound mixer and production manager. I have also worked in post production as an editor, post sound mixer and composer. Above all, watching independent films and reading creative screenplays is my passion.

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