Wordless International Short Film Festival


Years running: 17 (since 2005)

Wordless International Short Film Festival

International short film festival.


Wordless was conceived in 2005 by an Australian association ICYMAN (International Children and Youth Multimedia Access Network) auspice by Cinewest.  The main objective of this event is to provide a platform for filmmakers and young festival organizers from around the world.  Also, Wordless aims to overcome economical restrictions in admission costs, selection process and subtitling expenses.  The festival is available to all countries.


  • Best Sound Design Award,
  • Best Cinematography Award,
  • Best Editing Award,
  • Best Director Award,
  • Best Film Award.


  • Films must not have dialogue, narration or text in any form or language,
  • Films must have been produced after January 2019,
  • Films must be 15 minutes in length or less,
  • All genres are acceptable.

Documents and Other Requisite Items

  • Fill out the online entry form,
  • Download film via Internet.

Selection Media Type: online screener

Screening Media Type: DVD PAL (without starting menu), MPEG2 (USB or DVD)

Premiere Requirements

No premiere requirement

Jury and Organizers

Maryam Kassaie (Festival Coordinator).




Official Website



Postal Address:
Maryam Kassaie (Festival Coordinator) 
PO Box 861
Auburn NSW 1835 Australia

administrative Address:
Maryam Kassaie (Festival Coordinator)
Building 126 / The Newington Armory
1 Jamieson Street Sydney Olympic Park
NSW 2127 Australia

Phone: 61 402 707010
Email: festival@cinewest.org


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Dates & Deadlines
  • Opening Date
    February 01, 2020
  • Deadline
    July 30, 2020
  • Event Dates
    25 — 30 November 2020
Categories & Fees
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