Welcome to the archive page of the second edition of the LJMU MA Short Film Festival. The festival showcased an international collection of student short films. Click on the banners to enter the Fiction, Animation or Documentary strand. Click here for more information on the 2022 jury and audience award.

2022 LJMU MA Short Film Festival Trailer
2022 Fiction Trailer
2022 Animation Trailer
2022 Documentary Trailer

Paper Bird Awards

Award winners of the 2nd edition are

FictionWell, You Are A Fool LisaOleksandra Konoplia
AnimationThe PatternPéter Bogyó
DocumentaryMiloNadia Szymańska
Audience13 HertzFilipa Neves & Rudi Navarro
Award Winners
2022 Awards Ceremony


StrandHostDate & Time
Documentary2 April, 16:00 (GMT+1, UK Time)
Animation4 April, 16:00 (GMT+1, UK Time)
Fiction5 April, 16:00 (GMT+1, UK Time)

Q&A Recordings:

Documentary Q&A
Animation Q&A
Fiction Q&A