Couch Fest Films is an international festival of short films hosted in private homes and alternative locations all on one day. The annual festival, which began in 2008 in Seattle, is now held worldwide on the same day.
Couch Fest Films is the largest single-day shorts film festival in the world. From Poland to Portland, Seattle to Slovakia, and Port-au-Prince to Peru, Couch Fest Films is a unique and cozy shorts film fest hosted in people’s houses and alternative locations all over the world. Each year Couch Fest Films presents films from such festivals as Sundance, SXSW, CFC Worldwide Shorts, Seattle Int. Film Festival, and the New Horizons Film Festival to name a few. As the mission is to bring people together with mind-blowing films, each year Couch Fest Films has an unhealthy obsession with presenting over 65 of the very best of current short films to a huge audience of cinephiles worldwide.