Door County Short Film Fest

February 14-15, 2020 at the Sister Bay Village Hall

Check out the 11th annual Door County Short Film Fest, showing mid-winter in downtown Sister Bay! Films are as short as 2 minutes and as long as 20 minutes and are all produced by amateur and professional movie-makers.

$15 Two-Day All-Access Pass +free chocolate treat+ free popcorn!

(doors open at 6:30 pm)
7-8:30pm: Opening Night of selected short films from around the world!

(doors open at 12:30 pm)
Selected short films from around the world, all-day-long, with brief intermissions for drinks, pizza, and popcorn.  Short presentations and Q&As with attending filmmakers!

Presentation of the 2020 Golden Mug Award, created and donated by Gills Rock Pottery artists Judy and Larry “Thor” Thoreson!

NEW this year buy your tickets online!

Previous Golden Mug Award Designs, by Gills Rock Pottery

 Are YOU a movie-maker?

We consider films with story line(s) that are: uplifting, inspiring, humorous, meaningful or silly. Please keep films short and sweet with a maximum run time of 20 minutes; films may be as short as 2 minutes. Please submit YOUR short film at Film Freeway:


Become A Sponsor!

The Door County Short Film Fest is still accepting sponsorships of our annual festival. Please consider sponsoring the DCSFF to help bring people to Door County during the “quiet time” AND promote your business. For many of us, this is the best time of year, let’s share it with others!

 For more info about being a sponsor, please call or email a DCSFF organizer:

Louise Howson,; (920) 854-3230
Mickie Rasch,; (773) 255-7329
John Nelson,; (920) 421-1589


Sponsorship Levels

The Door County Short Film Fest is a grassroots, community-driven event with the goals of: encouraging the creation of movie making; establishing and hosting a winter event in northern Door County; entertaining and benefiting residents, visitors and businesses.