The Unprecedented Cinema

International Festival of Short Film




   of the 21- th international short film festival “ The Unprecedented Cinema ”

The festival is being conducted since the year 2001, and its task is to show as widely as possible, the condition of the contemporary audiovisual creations of young authors.

Films from 70 countries were exhibited during the previous festivals.

The festival is held on the 03.09. - 05.09. 2021, inTallinn, Estonia

  • Organizers: Studio Meksvideo
  • The noncommercial films of all genres may take place, if they didn’t take place in the previous festivals “The Unprecedented Cinema”
  • The length of the films  is not more than 20 minutes in the formats mp4 ( H.264)
  • The best films of the festival will be awarded
  • The applications and films for the festival are accepted until  the 31.03.2021
  • The outlays for transportation and staying are covered by the participants
  • The competition is divided into different age categories:
  • fiction  short films
  • animated  short films
  • experimental short films 
  • music video
  • The works of the cinema – institute students and the works of professional authors are judged separately
  • Submissions via Click For Festivals are accepted.
  • Entry form : 

                        Nominations of the 21th. Festival “ The Unprecedented Cinema"

   The basic prizes:  Grand Prix

   Special prizes: - The best film of the author till 14 years      

                           - The best film of the author till 19 years

                           - The best children animation

                           - The best of 1-minute film

                           - The best student's film

                          - The best fiction film

                         - The best animation                     

                         - The best musical clip

                         - The best experimental film