About
"shnit CINEMAS unites cinema operators, cultural centres and film enthusiasts to present a carefully curated short film programme to their audiences. The shnit Worldwide Shortfilmfestival offers a versatile, international and entertaining short film selection with an attractive audience award."
Over its 11 days, shnit celebrates more than 300 short films of all genres and styles.

Whether you are in a cinema, a cultural center, a museum, a bar or in your garden, everyone can become part of the shnit family – everywhere!

The shnit Worldwide Shortfilmfestival has been playing successfully every October for 15 years and reaches more and more film lovers each year. Every year, well over 35,000 visitors enjoy the masterpieces and thereby underline the festival’s popularity.

In addition to shnit CINEMAS, the festival will take place simultaneously in Bern, Buenos Aires, Hong Kong, Cairo, Cape Town, and San José. The international awards ceremony will take place in New York. With over 200 screenings, shnit CINEMAS is an important part of the festival. shnit Worldwide Shortfilmfestival is a member of the Short Film Conference and acts according to its code of conduct.

The experienced curators of the shnit Worldwide Shortfilmfestival create entertaining, exciting and surprising film programs from genres of all kinds and films from all over the world (about 7-8 films per program). You can laugh, cry, marvel, learn and tremble. Each of these blocks offers a complete and high-quality cinema experience. The program blocks for shnit CINEMAS consist exclusively of films from the international competition. In this way, every shnit CINEMAS visitor can participate in the voting for the audience award.

shnit – become a part of it!

Cultural sites, museums, clubs, pop-up events or educational institutions belong to the shnit family as well as open-air events or classical cinemas. All you need is a projector, your enthusiasm for movies and an equally enthusiastic audience. The complete program is delivered to you ready to play in about 80 minutes of stock. You can choose between file download in HD quality, a DCP file or receive a BlueRay or DVD. shnit CINEMAS provides the programs in English, French, Spanish, German, Chinese (Mandarin), Russian and Arabic subtitled.

Have a look at the quality and variety of the current programOf course, shnit worldwide Shortfilmfestival provides all basics for PR and marketing. This includes poster and flyer templates, film stills and synopses of the films, trailers for the online area and for your playback location, logos as well as the integration as shnit CINEMAS partner on the website shnit.org.

All shnit CINEMAS partners have the exclusive opportunity to receive two additional programs for screening in February and June following their screenings in October. If you had several screenings in October one for free. The shnit CINEMA blocks are part of the international competition of the shnit Worldwide Shortfilmfestival.

shnit CINEMAS shares the revenues fairly and simply 50/50 with its screening partners.

What I agree with?

shnit CINEMAS has to be shown in the venues between October 18 – 28, 2018. You are exempt from screening limits. It means you are free to play shnit CINEMAS as many times as you wish within the festival dates between October 18 – 28, 2018.

You register (link to register) as a potential partner, shnit CINEMAS will send out the login for a Vimeo preview, so you can watch all the films before you apply.

Until 15th of September 2018, you can apply for a shnit CINEMAS partnership by filling in our shnit CINEMA contract form. (link to form) Here, you will have to choose the language for the subtitles, too.

The partners announce their exact play times and locations until September 25th, 2018 at the latest.

There is no upfront fee for the shnit CINEMAS program. We expect a revenue share of 50/50 (Box Office). You may flexibly fix a price for tickets but we ask you to be consistent with cinema costs in your country.

The Partners announce their revenues shortly within 7 days after the screening. They are asked to transfer the agreed upon portion via PayPal or bank transaction to shnit Worldwide short film festival until November 15th, 2018 at the latest.

Partners who have shown the shnit CINEMA BLOCK at their venue can receive the two additional programs for screenings one in February and one in June. If you have shown one more once, you will have of them for free as a thank you gift.

About

The following cities hosted shnit CINEMAS

Tickets available directly through cinemas.

AFRICA

– Angola Luanda

– South Africa Johannesburg


ASIA

– China | Chengdu

– Singapore | Singapore City

– Russia | Chabarovsk | Chelyabinsk | Ekaterinburg | Irkutsk | Izhevsk | Kaliningrad | Kazan Kirov | Kharbarovsk | Krasnodar | Krasnoyarsk | Perm | Murmansk | Moscow | Novosibirsk | Omsk | Rostov-na-Donu | Saint-Petersburg | Samara| Saratov | Surgut | Tomsk | Tumen | Ufa | Veliky Novgorod | Vladivostok | Voronezh | Yaroslavl | Yekaterinburg


AUSTRALIA

– Australia | Noosa Heads


EUROPE

– Belarus | Minsk

– Croatia | Zagreb

– Czech Republic | Prague

– Denmark | Odense

– Germany | Berlin | Bielefeld | Bremen | Brühl | Dresden | Hamburg | Hannover | Magdeburg | München | Potsdam | Suhl-Mäbendorf

– Iceland | Reykjavik

– Italy Rome

– Macedonia | Skopje

– Poland | Wroclaw

– Spain | Burgos

– Switzerland | Zürich | Lucern

– United Kingdom New Port | Southampton


NORTH AMERICA

– United States of America | Fernandina Beach | Seattle | Oakland | Philadelphia | Texas

– Canada | Halifax


SOUTH AMERICA

– Colombia | Bogota | San Juan de Pasto | Barranquilla

– Argentina | Salta

Categories

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THE FLAMING FAUN – shnit PLAYGROUNDS Award
THE FLAMING FAUN – shnit CINEMAS Award

Categories

THE FLAMING FAUN –  shnit JURY Award
THE FLAMING FAUN – shnit JURY Award
THE FLAMING FAUN – shnit JURY Award
THE FLAMING FAUN – shnit PLAYGROUNDS Award
THE FLAMING FAUN – shnit CINEMAS Award

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