This 2017, for the Short Films Competition 2017, the selection committe from Festival de Cannes received 4 843 short films. The Short Films Competition comprises nine films this year, from France, Finland, United Kingdom, Denmark, USA, Iran, Greece, Colombia, China and Sweden. This films are all in the competition for the 2017 Short Fiom Palme d’or, awared by the President of the Jury, Cristian Mungiu, at the official award ceremony of the 70th Festival de Cannes on 28th May.
Otherwise, the Cinéfondation Selection to mark its 20th year, has chosen 16 films from fourteen countries, from the 2 600 works submitted this year. On Friday 26th May the three Cinéfondation prizes will be awared at the ceremony of the prize-winning films in the Buñuel Theatre. The Short Films selection are available at the Festival de Cannes website.