Mission Statement

The best festival experience we’ve had with our film! Better than Chicago, LA, and other New York showings
— Nathan Jacobs, Director, "Killing Poe" - World Premiere 2015 St. Lawrence International Film Festival

SLIFF Online presented by St. Lawrence International Film Festival is an online monthly competition established to showcase the best in new short films and web series to a worldwide audience and the entertainment industry at large.

Founded in the Village of Canton, NY - at the US border with Canada - St. Lawrence International Film Festival presents SLIFF Online to continue its tradition of celebrating international independent cinema by focusing on the increasingly vital short-format projects produced from all corners and all makers.

With monthly entries and online screenings, SLIFF Online allows us to discover and promote more of the best short films in the world throughout the year.