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Are you an Australian Film Maker, Script Writer, Director or Producer?

Put yourself on the map and be found. Australian Short is an independent website dedicated to promoting short film in
Australia. This site includes a database of short film scripts by young and emerging writers, a range of links related to short filmmaking
in Australia and information about the people involved in Australia's short film industry. Add your listing now or Begin your search

Submit your Script

Australian Short is now accepting submissions from emerging Australian short filmmakers. Accepted scripts will be published in our online showcase... Read about submitting your work.

Not for our own personal gain, of course, but for yours! Allow our editors to peruse your work, and, provided it's deemed appropriate, it will be published here for editors, producers, and impressed friends to see!

See what short film scripts we already have!

Join our Community

We welcome you to join or simply browse our online community and post on our exclusive forum. Our active members are recognised posting among our three major forum divisions.

These areas include Festivals and Screenings, People Wanted and a general talk space for everything else whether it be film related or not.

Or, list your short film festival in our new event calendar, register online now.

Feature Short Film

The Naked Eye Astronomer - Watch This Short Film

A tour of the night sky in the south hemisphere - without a telescope!

Rain | 2D animated short

Rain is a short 2D animated film created by Simon Streatfeild at the Centre for New Media Arts at the Australian National University in 2007.

Study Film in Australia

Whether you're currently studying film in Australia or interested in it, browse through our extensive list of education facilities, locations and private colleges.

We also encourage students studying to submit work to Australian Short Films and interact with others in the industry via our Message Board Community

Feature Interview with - Samantha Strauss

Australian Short Films speaks with Samantha Strauss, the writer and creator of ABC’s hit children’s drama, Dance Academy.

Interview Transcript