December 4, 2020
Got a great vertical short film? Well, here’s your chance to make some serious dough.
Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia (SSFF & ASIA) has partnered with SHOWROOM Inc., the developer of the vertical theater app “smash”, to offer anyone anywhere in world the opportunity to compete with other filmmakers for a chance to win up to ¥1,000,000 ($9568 USD).
Audiences are hungry for content that is more convenient to watch and content creators of all experience levels are filming their work on their smartphones—suffice it to say that vertical storytelling is more popular than ever, and the Vertical Theater Competition supported by “smash”. is looking for talented creatives with an eye for it.
Participants with excellent short vertical films will be able to compete for a number of awards that offer big cash prizes. Here’s a quick breakdown of each one: