Leiden, Netherlands

LISFE is an annual festival held in the city of Leiden, The Netherlands, dedicated to the most original and creative form of filmmaking: short films.

LISFE promotes a wider experience of cinema outside theatres through short films of different genres, origins, purposes and forms and implementations, such as video installations or live performances.

LISFE has so far presented in both historical and captivating venues more than 500 short films from over 50 different countries to a crowd of more than 1500 film-enthusiasts. Until today, 18 awards have been granted to encourage and promote a new generation of filmmakers.

The 6th edition of the festival is coming up with new and exciting happenings on 1-2-3 May 2014 at Scheltema, Leiden!