Be part of the world’s first global film festival.

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Manhattan Short Film Festival is one of a kind, a worldwide event taking place in over 400 venues across six continents over one week.

Manhattan Short 2020 final films screen simultaneously across the world during a one week period, with the Best Film and Best Actor awards determined by ballots cast by the audiences in each participating venue.

For the past two years, since we’ve been hosting it, films from this Festival have gone onto the Oscars.

The final films, announced 20th August 2020 at represent the best short films from over 1,000 submissions from around the world, covering an extraordinary range of genres including drama, science fiction, suspense, animation and comedy. 


Share the love of theatre with a teenager. Introduce theatre to the teenager in your life with a FREE ticket so they can join you on one of our FREE TEEN theatre nights.

These seats are strictly limited and subject to availability. A teen seat must be booked alongside one Member ticket.

Glasshouse Port Macquarie is the official ticketing service for Glasshouse and Manhattan Short Film Festival. Please be aware that the Glasshouse Port Macquarie has no obligation to honour tickets purchased via unauthorised re-sellers. If you attend the event with a ticket purchased via an unauthorised re-seller such as Ticketmaster Resale, Viagogo, Ticketbis, eBay, Gumtree, Tickets Australia or otherwise, you may be refused entry to the event.