The Seattle Shorts Film Festival brings Seattle film lovers the very best of short films from around the globe. It features a full day of programming including local, national and international films, Q&A sessions with visiting artists, a celebrity jury, audience awards, and networking events the weekend of the festival. Seattle Shorts started in 2011 and is directed by Daniel Hoyos. 2014 was its largest year yet for submissions, and it will screen 17 films (13 of which will be Seattle Premieres.) The 2014 festival will be held November 15th at the SIFF Film Center in Seattle Center.