Robinson International Short Film Competition


Announcing the Winners of the 2016 Robinson International Short Film Competition



Director: Andreas Henn

1942, all of Yugoslavia is occupied by Nazi-Germany. Instead of emulating his violent Partisan friends, Nikola decides to teach the Germans a lesson all by himself. His weapon of choice: “The Great Dictator” by Charlie Chaplin. His target: a cinema for German soldiers right in the heart of Serbia.



Director: Noa Gusakov

Timmy is a look-out in the military. As a diversion from her tiring frame work, she creates an imaginative, childish world, which sets her apart in a mundane routine.  When she has to deal with the real military world for the first time, her own world is shattered and undermined.

To Step Forward Myself

Director: Yael Luttwak

An American college graduate joins the Israeli military and is killed in Lebanon. His personal story is told through his letters, collected in an acclaimed book.

Robinson Shorts Competition

The Robinson International Short Film Competition awards over $18,000 in cash prizes for documentary, narrative, and animated shorts.

Past Winners     Criteria