Short Films: Now in its 23rd year, the HBO® Short Film Competition is regarded as one of the most prestigious short film showcases in the country. Five filmmakers are selected as finalists and receive a trip to the festival in Miami Beach, Fla. (including airfare and hotel accommodations). Prior winners include Ryan Coogler (Black Panther), Steven Caple Jr (Creed II), Kiel Adrian Scott (The Bobby Brown Story), Saladin K. Patterson (The Big Bang Theory) and Ben Watkins (Burn Notice).

Submissions Open Soon

Award Eligibility:

  • HBO® Short Film Award