London, Salzburg, Mexico City, Baku, Helsinki, Moscow, Barcelona, Tokyo, Melbourne, Chengdu, Ho Chi-Minh, Malmo, Warsaw.

Future Shorts programmes feature award-winning international short films alongside live music, DJs, food and art. Screening across a vast network of theatres, music halls, beach bars, galleries, clubs and warehouses.

Anyone, anywhere can set up a screening. 

Future Shorts is the largest short film network in the world. Working across exhibition, distribution and experiential events, Future Shorts is the product of 13 years of audience development, experimentation and of reacting to the demand for another way of experiencing film. 

Part of the Secret Cinema group, Future Shorts endeavours to expose new audiences to experiences that take them outside of their daily lives and allow them to explore new worlds.

Become part of our growing network and vibrant global community.

Future Shorts offers a bespoke programming service for partners looking to share unique and powerful content. Future Shorts has worked with PEN InternationalEdge of ArabiaHondaGlastonbury Festival and Samsung.

If you are interested in collaborating with Future Shorts, please email