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Shorts Programs

Shorts Program 1: Narrative

  • 103 minutes

Q&As with selected filmmakers

Showcasing emerging filmmakers, this narrative program features seven unique films from seven different countries in six different languages.

Shorts Program 2: International Auteurs

  • 96 minutes

Q&As with Nadav Lapid

This program features new work by four of the most exciting directors working in international cinema today: Gabriel Abrantes, Bertrand Bonello, Jia Zhangke, and Nadav Lapid.

Shorts Program 3: Genre Stories

  • 83 minutes

Q&As with selected filmmakers

This is the second annual edition of a program focusing on the best in new horror, thriller, sci-fi, pitch-black comedy, twisted noir, and fantasy shorts from around the world.

Shorts Program 4: New York Stories

  • 71 minutes

Q&As with selected filmmakers

This program, now in its second year, showcases work from some of the most exciting filmmakers living and working in New York today, including established names and ones to watch.

Shorts Program 5: Documentaries

  • 89 minutes

Q&As with selected filmmakers

For its first documentary shorts program, NYFF showcases a selection of the most innovative nonfiction storytelling today, from profound personal chronicles to treatments of significant global issues.