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December 5, 2019

Fee waiver-Heartland's Indy Shorts Int. FF

The Midwest’s Largest Short Film Festival

Indy Shorts International Film Festival, presented by Heartland Film and the organizers of the Heartland International Film Festival (HIFF), is an Academy Award®-qualifying fest dedicated to the art of short film! The largest short film festival in the Midwest, Indy Shorts showcases storytelling from around the world in Indianapolis. Indy Shorts expanded as its own separate event from HIFF in summer 2018 and all winners (Grand Prize and Audience Choice Awards) play encore screenings at the Heartland International Film Festival in October.

Indy Shorts has offered USC students a fee waiver to submit. Short films can be submitted to the Indy Shorts International Film Festival with code INDYSHORTS2020USC at

Happy submitting!


Festival and Distribution Office- Industry Relations