International short film festival from Poznań, Poland.

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Short Waves Festival 2021

Download the catalogue for Short Waves Festival 2020!

Short Waves Festival 2020 is only fifteen days away! Take a look at our Festival catalogue! 

Download the catalogue for SWF 2020 here!

In our catalogue you will find the detailed Festival program – descriptions of our Competitions, screenings, bios of our creators and other essential insights. Make sure to read about our Opening Ceremony – KINO FORMA: Sharp & Honest, as well as our educational and industry events. Check out our special and accompanying events – including the full program of the Festival Club. We recommend a warm welcome from Jacek Jaśkowiak, the President of Poznań and the introduction from Emilia Mazik, the Director of Short Waves Festival where she explores this year’s motto: Fixing the Future. Furthermore, Krzysztof Łukomski, co-curator of Hotel Europa offers a few words about this new project. As always, what we care most about are our Competitions. This year we have a brand new category: The Polish Experimental Film Competition. As you can see, the program of Short Waves Festival keeps evolving. We hope to surprise you yet again this year – hopefully in a positive way!

The sale of Festival tickets and passes launches March 3rd!

We wish you an enjoyable read and hope to see you soon at Short Waves Festival 2020!

See you in Poznań in just a while!