La Jetée 

6 Place Michel-de-L'Hospital 

63058 Clermont-Ferrand cedex 1


Documentation Center

+33 (0)4 73 14 73 02

Sauve qui peut le court métrage

+33 (0)4 73 91 65 73

Fax : +33 (0)4 73 92 11 93 




Stop Sablon Carnot:
lignes B / C / 3 / 4 / 8 / 9 / 10 / 12 / 13 / 27
(5 min. by foot)

Delille Montlosier and Universités stop
(10 min. by foot)

Opening hours

Sauve qui peut
le court métrage

Monday to Thursday:
8.30am-12pm, 2pm-5.30pm

Closed on  Friday 

Documentation center
1pm - 7pm
9am - 12pm
1am - 7pm
1am - 7pm

Documentation Center

The Documentation Center is open to the general public, to students, researchers and programmers. They can come to watch and search the Festival archives, feature films, books, magazines devoted to the seventh art, its trades, its history.

Opening hours:
Tuesday : 1  - 7 pm
Wednesday : 9 am - 12 pm / 1 - 7 pm
Thursday : 1 - 7 pm

Outside opening hours:
Possibility of a reception on appointment from Monday to Friday outside the opening hours, for students, researchers or groups.

Opening hours during the festival:
Opening non-stop from Saturday (after the festival opening) to Friday (closing ceremony): 10 am - 7 pm.

Administrative management

Based in Clermont-Ferrand where a whole dynamic has been created around cinema and short films, the non-profit association Sauve qui peut le court métrage now employs 22 collaborators

President and Treasurer of Sauve qui peut le court métrage
Accounting and financial management
    Public funding coordinator

    Advertising and partnerships

    With its 162,000 admissions and 3,500 accredited professionals, the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival reaches a world-wide audience.

    Enhance the image of your company by associating yourself with an event of international stature recognized worldwide as the leader in its sector: the short film.

    In charge of partnerships

    Press and communication

    With a record attendance of some 160,000 admissions and 8,000 films, the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival continues to dazzle us. Indeed this is your invitation to a dreamlike trip.

    Come and navigate these cinematic landscapes with us. They'll take your breath away, and there are a few surprises in store as well! The rowboat that is Sauve qui peut le court métrage has gone around the globe in search of the best specimens, and the fishing was good: once again, more than 400 films await you, from Competitions to Retrospectives, Young Audience programmes and other surprises. It will make for a week filled with emotions and encounters that we invite you to spend with us.

    Head of Publications and Communication
    Local and regional press
    National and international press

    Short Film Festival

    The Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival is the world's largest film festival dedicated to short films. Place of encounters and crossings of different horizons, 3 competitions take place each year: the international, national and lab competition.

    Coordination of the international competition
    Coordination of the national competition
    Coordination of the Lab competition
    Coordination of the Young audiences section
    Coordination of the Pop-up section
    System and network administrator
    In charge of the screening supports
    General coordination of the festival

    Short Film Market

    Le Marché du film court est étroitement lié à la réussite du Festival par son succès professionnel. Il est le rendez-vous mondial n°1 de tous les usagers du court métrage : organismes, producteurs, réalisateurs, télévisions, chercheurs de talents s’y retrouvent tous les ans. C’est l’espace indispensable qui associe la réussite économique au succès public.

    The Short Film Market is closely linked to the Festival's success through its professional attendance. It is the world's No. 1 event for short films: organizations, producers, directors, television and talent seekers meet there every year.

    Exhibition Hall and Market Screenings
    Guest Office
    Industry Meetings
    Development & Support
    Training & professionalization

    An innovative project launched by Sauve qui peut le court métrage in 2004. The online submission platform Shortfilmdepot connects rights holders (directors, producers, distributors, schools) and festivals. It allows rights holders to transmit to the given festivals, preview copies of their film and other necessary files through a 100% online process. It provides festivals with a complete suite of tools to manage registrations and reviewing films movies (streaming and download).

    Festival membership
    Festival membership

    Short Film Circulation

    Although the Festival is a vital vector for the promotion of short films, the work continues throughout the year with screening operations in France and abroad. In doing so, these operations also promote the Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival.

    Coordination of regional short film screenings all over the year, as opening acts and for young audiences
    Coordination of international short film screenings all over the year

    Education and training

    Sauve qui peut le court métrage are involved in many educational activities. These activities are either directly linked to the Festival or are managed separately by members of our organisational team.

    Coordination of "Cité de tous les talents" and cinema workshops of the regional Literary Prize
    Coordination of the cinema sections and of the "Ciné en herbe" Festival
    Overall coordination
    Coordination of the youth programs and of the "Passeurs d'images" device
    Coordination of the device "High school at the cinema", of the Atelier and of the school screenings

    Auvergne Film Commission

    The role of the Commission is to promote filming in Auvergne (short films, feature films, TV films, commercials, documentary films) by free logistical assistance, upstream and during the shooting

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