FREE Opening Night kick off of MIAMI short Film Festival


FREE Opening Night kick off of MIAMI short Film Festival

FREE opening night kickoff event for MIAMI short Film Festival takes place at New World Symphony’s Soundscape Park on Miami Beach. MIAMIsFF hopes this event will help draw a crowd and introduce a larger part of the community to the festival and short films. 

Event begins at 7PM and is free to everyone with seating on a first-come first-serve basis. Check out the Facebook event.

About the Festival: 

The 16th edition of the MIAMI short Film Festival is set to take place November 6-11, 2017 at the Cinepolis Theatre in Coconut Grove and the Miami Beach Cinematheque. This year’s event will showcase over 80 short films at 14 unique screenings throughout the week, as well as interviews, director Q&A sessions, and the awards ceremony on Saturday night to cap off the week.

For it’s 16th year, MIAMIsFF selected its shorts from thousands of submissions, sent from dozens of countries around the globe.  Every screening this year is unique, and they range from showcasing Miami’s local talent at the two Local Flavor screenings, to an entire selection of shorts from Iranian filmmakers. Highlight’s from this year include two music videos from renowned artist Oren Lavie, a short from Peruvian actor/singer Christian Meier, and much more. For more information about the festival including the complete lineup, visit

Culture Shock Miami has $5 tickets for Wednesday 11/8/17 at 8pm; Thursday 11/9/17 at 7pm and 8:30pm. More information