It is the world’s oldest short film festival and an annual meeting point for film enthusiasts from all over the world. Current developments, new trends and talents, and short films are shown. You’ll certainly know of the film-makers and artists Martin Scorcese, Roman Polanski, or Werner Herzog. They introduced their first ever films at the International Short Film Festival Oberhausen.
The International Short Film Festival Oberhausen is one of the major international exhibitions of short films, and is unique due to the scope of the forms and genres as well as its focus on more experimental offerings.