President’s Message

The MACAU INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL previously was known as Sound & Image Challenge International Festival, is an annual worldwide audio-visual festival, that aims to motivate overseas and Macau short movie productions, to compete in this FESTIVAL

The FESTIVAL is following on the success achieved by the first edition in 2015 but with existed for 5 years of AUDIOVISUAL COMPETITION, which was launched in 2010.

The FESTIVAL added a sense of joy and celebration shared by film lovers, producers, directors, technicians, and actors, who come to in an idyllic place for cinema that is Macau, for exchanging professional experiences. The Macau International Short Film Festival, takes place at the D. Pedro V Theatre, giving it a sense of belonging – a jewel with World Heritage building attributed by UNESCO. The FESTIVAL invites all professionals of the audiovisual industry to submit their most recent short films and music videos, giving to the world your contribution to this creative industry.

The FESTIVAL will take place from 1 to 8 December 2020 in Macau it will be the bright result of previous experiences, making it more and more significant.



José Luís de Sales Marques
President of the FESTIVAL