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2016 Official Selections: Austin Comedy Short Film Festival

The following films are the official selections for the Austin Comedy Short Film Festival selected from 313 submissions by filmmakers from around the globe. These films will screen on Tuesday, April 19th at 7:00 PM at the Alamo Drafthouse - Lakeline in Austin, Texas. Ticket information and more are coming soon. Please bookmark this page, it will be updated with posters, award nominations, trailers, ticket info and more over the next week. Congratulations! See you there!

“17 Minutes in Texas: The Zombie Apocalypse” Directed by Trey Huguley“ArachNO!” Directed by Alex Mangen“Billy Goat” Directed by Stanley Sievers“Billy” Directed by Tyler Holme“Bipolar & Cheese” Directed by Scarlet Perez“Bugman” Directed by Don Eke“Burning Bridges - The Accidental Pornstar” Directed by Joe Zohar“Cake” Directed by Michael Ribbens & Josh Tyron“Call To Darkness” Directed by Chris Ferguson“Clean Break” Directed by Tim Butcher“Croissant” Directed by Louis Hudson“Eiffel Tower” Directed by Aynsley Bubbic…

"Eiffel Tower" was highly rated by the ACSFF 2016 judges.

The Austin Comedy Short Film Festival will screen the short film "Eiffel Tower" on April 19th, 2016 in Austin, Texas. We are excited to screen films that are directed by women and Aynsley Bubbico did a great job with this film. All of our judges loved the humor, acting and overall production value of this film. Director Aynsley Bubbico statement about the film. I found it to be a really smart choice to bring on a female director for this piece. The funny and sexual nature of the script could have easily turned into a sexist farce about an unwitting woman being led into the lion's den, but Ross and Matt wanted more than just a college humor sketch. We agreed that we didn't want the sexuality to overshadow the comedy of the awkwardness between the characters, (and vice versa) but we didn't want to shy away from it either. I particularly felt protective of our actress, Jessica Serfaty, being the only female actor on set as well as the object of both male characters…

Director Michael Goldburg Launches "Sure-Fire" Comedy Feature Film Campaign

ACSFF Alum, Director Michael Goldburg has launched a crowd funding campaign for his new feature film "Sure-Fire." Please help support independent filmmakers.

"Nature RX" a short film from ACSFF 2015 that has gone viral on YouTube. 2.5 million views

"Nature RX" was a huge success at the ACSFF 2015. A micro-short film was produced well and is very funny. Check it out.