April 30th - May 2nd, 2021.

An international festival for short films.

Due to COVID-19 pandemic the New York World Film Festival 2021 will take place online on our official website. 

Selected films will be available to screen on the website April 30th - May 2nd, 2021.  


Best Narrative Short - Inhale, dir. Nasser Zamiri


Best Documentary Short - The Romey Lynchings: A Story of Lebanese Immigrants, dir.Josh Sabey


Best Experimental Short - Dirt, dir. Helanius J. Wilkins, Roma Flowers

Best Student Film - Midnight Movie: Magnum Opus, dir. Myriam Khammassi

Honorable Mention (Student) - Coming to Light, dir. Hector Bell

Best Micro Short - Amparo’s Offerings, dir. Leonel Chee

Honorable Mention (Mirco Short) - Convergence, dir. Samuel G. Davey

Best First-Time Director - Shimmer Summer, dir. Tong Mao

Best Young Director (18 y.o. and under) -  Captive, dir. Philippe Vanasse-Paquet

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