Short Shorts Film Festival (SSFF) started since 1999 and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences accredited SSFF as an official qualifier of short films for nomination to the annual Academy Awards. In 2004, SSFF developed film programs showcasing only Asian short films and 'Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia’ was born. Since 2010, SSFF has collaborated with KFF and exchange their selection. For this year, SSFF introduces their award-winning, Japanese, and 3D selection from their festival 2011.
2011 Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia Selections(1): Japan Shorts Program
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Synopsis : 《Meat》 Humans, who are made of flesh themselves, love flesh and meat. They like to caress, punch and kick flesh. They also tear, cook, eat and defecate meat. This film portrays an endless viscous cycle of human desire an .........................
Meat
Direcotr : Takahiro Kimura
Synopsis : Humans, who are made of flesh themselves, love flesh and meat. They like to caress, punch and kick flesh. They also tear, cook, eat and defecate meat. This film portrays an endless viscous cycle of human desire and living fle .........................
Silent Scream
Direcotr : Norihiro Koizumi
Synopsis : The project was created as a promotion video for “Silent Scream”, the 11th single by GIRL NEXT DOOR. Aki, who is not sure about her future, meets a mysterious man in a mask. This film asks the world “What does it mean t .........................
Tourism Hokkaido 
Direcotr : Yosuke Yamaguchi
Synopsis : A foreign exchange student is leaving Sapporo. She meets a boy and goes on her last bicycle trip around Sapporo with him. He falls in love with her, but she leaves without any phone number. They meet again in Otaru where he f .........................
Romance
Direcotr : Toshiro Sonoda
Synopsis : A nerdy high-school boy is face to face with the “bad” girl in class. He believes his frustration will be resolved if he eliminates her. It turns out that she has the same idea. They're about to take part in a deadly duel .........................
Chinese Vegetable
Direcotr : Yuki Kawamura
Synopsis : A young woman is being offered seeds of a vegetable with incredible energetic properties. The care of these vegetables opens internal perspectives to the young woman, which transform her step by step… (※Please clic .........................
Super Star
Direcotr : Kentaro Hagiwara
Synopsis : When Toshiko's dream of meeting her favorite Korean idol comes true, the last thing she wants to do is be late for the fan event. So she jumps into a yellow car without thinking. Then that grumpy driver seems not to take her .........................
2011 Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia Selections(2): International Program
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Synopsis : 《A Purpleman》 18 year-old North Korean Hyuk is released from prison and succeeds in escaping from the North to South Korea. He now is disheartened by poverty and discrimination. He’s not red, the color of the North, no .........................
A Purpleman
Direcotr : Tak-Hoon Kim / Jin-Young Yoo / Jin-Ho Ryu / Sung-Ho Park
Synopsis : 18 year-old North Korean Hyuk is released from prison and succeeds in escaping from the North to South Korea. He now is disheartened by poverty and discrimination. He’s not red, the color of the North, nor blue of South Kor .........................
North Atlantic
Direcotr : Bernardo Nascimento
Synopsis : An isolated air-traffic controller on an island in the Azores receives a transatlantic emergency signal from a lost plane. As he engages in communication with the lone pilot, it emerges that their new found friendship will no .........................
Smile Bus
Direcotr : Sang-joon Park
Synopsis : One day a young Korean girl, Yuna, decides to pack up and leave, she heads for Japan where she takes a job as a tour guide for visiting Koreans to Japan. Her ex-boyfriend Sang-ho follows her to Japan to win her back. But will .........................
Touch
Direcotr : Jen McGowan
Synopsis : An ode to city life, Touch explores themes of isolation and the universal need for community when two strangers make the most important connection of their lives while waiting for a train. (※Please click
Crossword
Direcotr : Vincent Gallagher
Synopsis : On a significant day in her life, a lonely woman who finds solace in the daily crossword finds that the answers to the clues are all around her. Is it magic, coincidence or something else entirely? (※Please click
City of Memories
Direcotr : Xian-Jian Xue
Synopsis : A twist of fate crosses Jason’s path, a Chinese student, with Lyn, a homeless illegal Chinese immigrant. Lyn’s tough life and Jason’s warmth sparks a growing bond between them. But an unexpected incident changes their l .........................
Eclypse
Direcotr : Shiro Tokiwa
Synopsis : The interaction of 3 couples that take place during the afternoon of a total solar eclipse. (※Please click here to check schedule.)
2011 Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia Selections(3): 3D Program
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Synopsis : 《Shooting》 Eva and Leo have just met… She's very excited to visit the loft of her favorite artist. He's intimidating but very happy to talk to someone about his film project. He's going to direct her and then play all .........................
Shooting
Direcotr : Kai-Di Jan
Synopsis : Eva and Leo have just met… She's very excited to visit the loft of her favorite artist. He's intimidating but very happy to talk to someone about his film project. He's going to direct her and then play all the parts togeth .........................
UYUYUI!
Direcotr : Kai-Di Jan
Synopsis : It’s a fantasy world where the skies are populated by curious life forms and strange robotic creatures lurk the forest. Two children on a picnic day are separated by a violent wind and only the force of their friendship wil .........................
Boat Trip
Direcotr : Mathijs Geijskes
Synopsis : David, 19 years old is harassed in his motorized Zodiac rubber dinghy by a large speedboat with an unknown helmsman. Why? David doesn’t know. The mysterious speedboat won’t leave him in peace and a fight to the death star .........................
Fragrance
Direcotr : Iyo Nishikohri
Synopsis : The important thing in life and in love, is the courage to take that 1st step. In a strange shop, Sayaka is shown by the clerk a special perfume that allows her to be the kind of person she wants to be. With her new found "se .........................
27 years later
Direcotr : Shinterra
Synopsis : Dr. Sim, who has developed ‘Time Machine’ which can be used just once, turns the clock back a year with lottery information. However, the time setting has changed from a year to 27 years back because of a suspicious man .........................
All Film in KFF
Opening/Closing Films
Annual Theme: Dead or Alive
Master Class:Tribute to Jerzy Skolimowski
Emerging Master:Sion Sono
Panorama
Crazy World
Fantasy Nation: Next Boom of Greek Cinema
Fantasy Short Film-International Short Film Festival
Kids Fantasy
Avant-Garde Gallery-James Benning
People Power
Special Screening: Music Power
Humorous Storyteller:Hsin-Yao Huang
New Taiwan Cinema
Taiwan Short Cuts
2011 Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia Selections
Short Film Competition