The 60 Second Intl. Film Festival (60SIFF) is a platform aimed at empowering the youth by providing them an opportunity to express themselves. 60SIFF encourages anyone with a story to step up and film their thoughts in 60 seconds. 60SIFF has fostered a community of participants and viewers and each year, it gets one step closer to bridging the gap between cultures and creating strong global ties among aesthetically driven individuals.

Since its inception, the 60 Second Intl. Film Festival has been a celebrated initiative and has had opportunities to conduct screenings across Pakistan, and internationally at Open Space Network, Delhi International Film Festival in India, AIESEC Blida in Algeria, the USIP headquarters in Washington DC and Harvard University in Boston, USA amongst several other locations.

Key components of the project include:

  • Workshops
  • On-ground activities
  • Screenings
  • Collaborations with similar endeavors working towards empowering the youth.


60SIFF aspires to meet the following objectives:

  • Empowerment of youth by nurturing a positive learning experience
  • Improved understanding of deep-rooted issues

Enable freedom of expression by providing a platform that promulgates views of masses


The 60 Second Intl. Film Festival promotes storytelling through the use of powerful visuals. The exchange of ideas through the platform act as a medium to conduct discourse sessions amongst masses. This continuous flow of information stands as a point of education for many.

Such is the impact of 60SIFF: to educate, aware and inspire.