Audience Voting Results of the 20th Très Court International Short Film Festival in Crete

The 20th edition of the  Très Court International Very Short Film Festival, which was presented on Monday, June 4, simultaneously throughout Crete (5 cities) by the  Chania Film Festival, was completed with great success. More than 500 spectators watched  the Festival’s films at the same time, participating in a global film experience along with 70 other  cities in 27 countries.

 The  Très Court has been organized for the last 3 years in Greece by the Chania International Film Festival simultaneously in Chania, Rethymno, Heraklion, Agios Nikolaos and Sitia.  As it is a competition festival, the audience had the opportunity to vote for the best film. This is how they determine, along with the other 70 cities from all over the world, the winner of the Audience Award!

The Cretan audience showed their preference for films with humor but also with a thoughtful mood for the modern way of life.

Below, the first three films as highlighted in the vote of each city:

Chania: 1. Happiness, 2. I’m Shy, 3. Big Data

Rethymno: 1. Happiness, 2. Aria of Mygoula, 3. I’m Shy

Heraklion: 1. The Aria of Mygoula, 2. Happiness & I’m Shy (tie), 3. Big Data

St. Nicholas: 1. Happiness, 2. I’m Shy, 3. Mygoula’s Aria

Sitia: 1. I am Shy, 2. Happiness, 3. The Legend of the Goat


The Audience Award as it will result from the global vote will be announced on June 22, 2018 at



The Chania Film Festival would like to thank all the supporters and collaborators for the realization of the Très Court for another year in Crete,


the French Institute at Athens,

the Association of Professors of French Philology of Crete

the open-air cinema attikon

the Rethymnon Film Club

the Agios Nikolaos Film Club

the Cinema Club of the Theatre of Sitia

the Region of Crete

the Municipality of Chania

the Municipality of Heraklion

The Cultural – Athletic Organization of Agios Nikolaos

the Media of Crete, which once again contributed decisively to the promotion of the event

and of course the cinephile audience of Crete for its warm response!



We are renewing our appointment with Très Court for June 2019!


The Très Court International Film Festival (International Festival of Very Short Films) is coming to Greece with  the exclusive collaboration that proceeded with the Chania Film Festival / chaniafilmfestival for its development first in Crete and then throughout Greece.

The festival runs simultaneously in 70 cities  in 27 countries around the world and was founded in 1999 in France. In it compete films no more than 3 minutes (without the titles and end titles), while the participations come from all countries of the world, representing all cinematic genres (fiction, documentary, animation, music videos, etc.).

Upon completion of the screening of the films, the audience is invited to highlight the winning films for the award of the international awards through voting.

More in …