19th Annual MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival

From September 23 to October 2, 2016 over 100,000 film lovers in over 250 cities will gather in Cinemas, Museums and Universities for one purpose…to view and vote on the Finalist’s Films in the 19th Annual MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival. Mark your calendar for the Festival’s Charlottesville stop at The Paramount.

What makes the MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival unique is that the audience will not only be watching and enjoying the films, but judging them as well. Each audience member will be handed a voting card upon entry and asked to vote for the one film they feel should win. Votes will be tallied at each participating cinema and submitted to festival headquarters where the winner will be announced in New York City!

With past finalists achieving the ultimate in recognition by being nominated for, and even winning, the Academy Award in the short film category, the MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival has become known as a breeding ground for the next big thing, and you’re a part of the action!

  • 215 East Main Street
  • Charlottesville, VA 22902

Region: Downtown Mall Area

The historic Paramount Theater a Charlottesville landmark built in 1931 offers a wide variety of live art performances. Check their website for performance schedule. On November 25, 1931, The Paramount Theater of Charlottesville, Virginia opened its doors as one of the last grand "movie palaces" during the golden age of cinema. With its exceptional... more