Aesthetica Short Film Festival

2019’s Film Festival

@ASFFest: Last Chance to Submit to Aesthetica Film Festival. Watch a supercut of films from the 2019 edition – featuring…

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Food For Thought

The opening film for the Canada Now season, Atom Egoyan’s ‘Guest of Honour’ stars David Thewlis as a lonely food inspector dwelling on his troubled relationship with his daughter.

June Streaming Releases

What’s new to the world of streaming? ASFF highlights new shows, including the second season of Ryan Murphy’s ‘The Politician’ and taut airplane-set thriller ‘7500’.

Ensemble Thriller

Director Dominik Moll came to international attention two decades ago with Harry, ‘Here’s Here To Help’. He returns with ‘Only The Animals’, an ensemble thriller.

Island Paradise

Filmmakers Ben Rivers and Anocha Suwichakornpong co-direct ‘Krabi, 2562’, a meditation on the folklore and culture of the paradise-like Thai province.

Satire Tackles Hollywood

Four days left to submit. From the ASFF archives, Alberto Belli makes light of the entertainment industry and the fine line between titillation and what is considered artistic content.

A New Generation

Linda McCarthy’s ASFF-selected short film is set on the regal estate of a wealthy family, sending a powerful message about pollution in Hinterland.
Five days left to submit to the festival.

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