2016 Screenings: July 20, 21, 22, 23

We’re happy to announce our summer screening schedule for 2016!

We’ll be screening three nights in July on the 20th, 21st, and 22nd.

On Saturday afternoon we will also have a workshop.

Film selections have not yet been finalized, as the extended deadline is May 1st.

If you submitted a film already, we will let you know by June 1st if it made it in the festival!

Best of luck to everyone and we hope to see you in July!


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December Films

We’re excited to announce the line up for our Dec 2 Film Night of Holiday Comedies:

Silent Night

The Haunted Hop

Autocorrect FU

Man Cards Holiday Cards

Merry F-ckin Christmas (Music Video)


Klaus Gifts

5 Minute Sketch Show Christmas

Heroes of the War on Christmas

White Spruce

Bob Tulap Sings Christmas



Thanks to everyone who submitted for the special Holidays screening.  If you have other non-holiday specific comedies, you can still submit them now.  Click here:



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Call For Entries: Holiday Comedy Short Films

Call For Entries:

Holiday Comedy Short Films

On December 1st, ACME Hollywood West will host an evening of short films all about the hilarity of the holidays.  From family visits, to extreme foods, bizarre traditions, and relentlessly upbeat songs, there’s plenty of comedy gold to be mined from the winter holidays.

And heading into the barrage of the allegedly most wonderful time of the year, we could all use a good laugh. So we hope you join us for an evening of short films all based on the holidays we love to be humbug about.

Join us on Tuesday December 1st, for this fun evening.

Want to submit a film to the line up?  We want you to too!

Click here to submit using Film Freeway.

The short films can be made during any year, as long as they are funny and you have all the legal rights to screen the film, submit it the ACME Film Nights Holiday Comedies.

Tuesday December 1st, 8pm.

Tickets will go on sale soon.

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End of Summer!

Thanks to all the filmmakers and audiences for making our Summer Screening Series a big success!  We had a great time hosting all of you for these line ups of hilarious films.

We’d like to invite you all back to the theater for our Holiday Special!

If you have comedy short films about the winter holidays, send them in now.  Deadline is Oct 31st.


You can also start submitting short films now for the 2016 screening series!  The earlier you submit, the cheaper it is!

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August 28th Short Films

Announcing the films in the August 28th evening of short films!


  • Acting Out
  • The Whole Person
  • The First Pitch
  • How to Hate Yourself
  • I am Celib
  • Steadi-Kid
  • The Blind Date
  • Tinder in Real Life
  • And the Nominees Are
  • Wacko Smacko

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July 28th Line Up

We’re excited to announce the films that will be screened on July 28th! *

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  • Acting Out
  • First Date
  • Steadi-Kid
  • How to Hate Yourself
  • Beard
  • We are the Donner Party
  • Sawed
  • Quarter Life Crisis

*Other films may be added to this line up

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June 30th Lineup

Happy to announce that the following short films will be screened on June 30th at the Famous ACME Theater In Hollywood!  Click Here to purchase Tickets!


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