The date has been set for our 3rd event on Saturday July 23, 2022! Submissions are now open. - LINK
Our 2nd event took place on April 30, 2022 at the Slab Cinema Arthouse at Blue Star. It was so much fun!
Texas Short Film Festival April 2022 Event Page (Click Link)
The TSFF is recurring event on the Film Festival Circuit that happens several times per year. The mission is to give opportunities to filmmakers in Texas, the US, and around the world an opportunity to screen their creative work for a live audience. Multiple short films with a maximum runtime of 30 minutes are screened in a "back to back" format. This event was founded by Mikel Fair, retired filmmaer and author who worked on location in the Film and Television industry from 1999-2015.
Please submit your film or video to our next competition.
Filmmakers submit to film festivals so that they can gain 3rd party recognition for their work. Work with an organization that watches every minute films and judges your work fairly. Getting selected to TSFF has the following benefits:
Get the "real" film festival experience.
Get Free Promotions
Great Value $$$
Ready to watch something different than your normal Hollywood Theater experience?
Watch a collection of independent short films from the Film Festival Circuit that have been curated by our San Antonio based judges. Most of these films have never screened in the state of Texas. The Slab Cinema Arthouse is an intimate venue that attracts a local audience with an appreciation for independent film..
Founder of Film Festival Circuit, LLC in 2008, Mikel is the director of 10 ongoing film festivals in the United States. Mikel worked in production from 1999-2015 as a Sound Mixer, Field Producer and Production Manager on Feature Films and Television.
With 15 years of television experience as a script supervisor, Juan leads our group of judges on a mission to find the best content for the San Antonio audience.
Lead Festival Judge
Every film festival that we operate has it's own group of paid local judges for each event. Our core team manages the judges, file delivery, live event staff, graphic design, web design, marketing, promotions, media, and legal responsibilities of our core company.
Judging Coordinator, collects the feedback from our judges in each market and creates social media videos for promotional purposes.
Our graphic designer since the Houston Comedy Film Festival started accepting submissions in 2008. Mario has created every logo, certificate and badge image for our events.
Our production manager in charge of projection, file delivery, file management and event manager. Zeami is a jack of all trades, working to keep our film festival system optimized and organized.