2020 Festival Coverage:
The festival has its our own streaming platform, which will enable both live streaming and on-demand offerings and will be available to a wide audience on the regular festival date—from 28 May to 2 June 2020—as well as our new website, which will go online gradually.
VIS is a qualifying festival for the Academy Awards® (Oscars), the European Film Awards, the British BAFTA Awards and the Austrian Film Awards. Every year the festival awards prize money in the amount of more than EUR 20,000.
INTERNATIONAL & NATIONAL COMPETITION
The competitions consist of short films with a maximum length of up to 30 minutes and a completion date of 1 January 2019 . Each competition has an international jury and awards.