We are happy to announce the 2024 Screenplay Winners: Best Screenplay Pour Myself a Cup of Ambition by Willow Alexander Outstanding Screenplay The Inheritance by Ken Teutsch Honorable Mention Basil…Read More
Please join us in congratulating our 2024 “Official Selection” Screenplays. Baby Mine Written by Christine Longoria Bad Day Written by Glenna Goodman Basil King Written by Taylor Fredricks, Ryan Castro,…Read More
Best of the Fest The Sprayer Best Short. Sweet. Film. Plus Drama Best Drama Parlay Outstanding Drama In Between Honorable Mention Fitz Lorenza’s bike Comedy Best Comedy Heart Failure Outstanding…Read More
It’s the 12th year for the Short.Sweet.Film Fest and Fox 8’s Wayne Dawson talks with creator MIke Suglio about what type of films will be screened and what makes a short film so special. The Short.Sweet.Film Fest runs March 1st through March 5th at Atlas Cinemas Shaker Square.Read More
The regional fest centers around, you guessed it, short films, from local, national and international directors.
Since 2012, up-and-coming filmmakers have gathered in Cleveland for a night of cinematic brevity.Read More
The Short. Sweet. Film Fest returns to its original in-person format next week when 226 short films hit the big screens at Atlas Cinemas’ Shaker Square Cinemas.
“We’re going all in-person this year,” says Michael Suglio, festival executive director. “To me, films are meant to be shared with other people in a theater.”Read More
CLEVELAND, Ohio — The idea for the Short. Sweet. Film Fest was born in 2011. Local filmmaker Michael Suglio was at a club to see a friend’s punk band play and noticed that everybody in the crowd knew each other. Then another friend came up to him and asked him a fortuitous question.Read More
Hollie talks with Mike Suglio about the Short. Sweet. Film Fest that’s entering it’s 12th year in March!Read More
Now in its 12th year, the Short. Sweet. Film Fest started when Michael Suglio, who was watching a few bands play at the punk club Now That’s Class (now No Class) some years back, realized that hosting a film festival in an informal, club-like atmosphere would be a good idea. While the festival began at Market Garden Brewery, it’s outgrown that space, and this year’s iteration of the event will take place from March 1 to March 5 at Atlas Cinemas Shaker Square.Read More
Best of the Fest Sheer Qorma Best Short. Sweet. Film. Nickel & Diming Drama Best Drama The Body and the Name Outstanding Drama The Exit Plan Honorable Mention This is…Read More