Thursday, July 25, 9:55 pm

Program 44

@ Laemmle NOHO

The festival culminates with the award winning films being screened on Thursday, July 25, 9:55pm at the Laemmle NOHO. 


The winners in the following categories will be announced during the program.  We will screen Best of Fest, Best Foreign, Best Drama, Best Comedy & Best Animation in a 90 minute program. 

- Best of Fest 
- Best Foreign Film
- Best Drama 
- Best Comedy 
- Best Animation 
- Best Experimental 
- Best Documentary

- Best Music Video 
- Best High School Film 
- Best Web Series

- Best New Chinese Filmmaker

After the film program concludes, guest are welcome to join us at the closing reception.



The standard for excellence in short films.


Creating a Legacy

LA Shorts honors those individuals who have achieved excellence in short films. The festival has become the industry standard for showcasing and awarding undiscovered talent.


Academy Motion Picture Arts & Sciences

Officially recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, some of these films may go on to receive Oscar nominations.

British Academy of Film and Television Arts

Official qualifying event for the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) short film awards. This means that award-winners at the festival are eligible to win BAFTA's


Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television

ACCT presenters of the Canadian Screen Awards – eligible international film festivals