Venues & How to Access

The 12th edition of the Ca’ Foscari Short Film Festival takes place from May 4th to 7th, 2022, widespread in Venice, thanks to the collaboration of several partner institutions. Below you can find how to access and reserve a seat in each venue. Check the screening schedule here.

ACCESS: Online reservation required – Link in the screening schedule
WHERE: Campo Santa Margherita, Dorsoduro 3689, 30123 Venice
INFO: email: eventi.fondazione[at]

The Auditorium is a historic building from the 9th century, once a church dedicated to Santa Margherita, now used as a theater. Of the frescoes that adorned it, there remains the precious painting on the ceiling depicting the martyrdom of the saint. The homonymous square in which it is located is one of the liveliest places in the city, in a position that is easily and quickly reachable from Piazzale Roma and the railway station.

ACCESS: Free admission subject to availability
WHERE: Palazzetto Tito, Dorsoduro 2826, Venice
INFO: tel. +39 041 5208879 | email:

Founded in 1898 from Felicita Bevilacqua La Masa’s bequest, the BLM Foundation is a public institution belonging to the Municipality of Venice that deals with contemporary art and organizes exhibitions and meetings, dedicated to the promotion of young artists and to present internationally known artists. The BLM Foundation is the only Italian public institution to assign, for a training year, 15 ateliers to as many artists active in the various fields of visual arts.

ACCESS: Free admission subject to availability
WHERE: Campo Santa Maria Formosa, Castello 5252, 30122 Venice
INFO: tel. +39 041 2711411 | email:

The Querini Stampalia Foundation was founded in 1869 by the will of Count Giovanni, the last descendant of the Querini Stampalia. The only example in the city of an institution in which the entire heritage of the ancient and noble Venetian family has been preserved, the Foundation is a place of cultural production, based on the study of its historical and museum heritage, with a careful eye on the most advanced proposals of contemporaneity.

ACCESS: Free admission subject to availability
WHERE: San Marco 2893, 30124 Venice
INFO:  tel. +39 041 786777 | email:

The Levi Foundation, established in 1962, deals with musicological and ethnomusicological research in the Veneto, national and European fields, also with the cataloguing and study of musical collections. Associated with these activities, a thriving editorial trend and an intense concert schedule have developed, as well as rich cycles of seminars and conferences. The Foundation, in synergy with the world of education, conservatories and universities, is a reference point for the numerous organizations committed to spreading culture throughout the territory.

ACCESS: Reservation required by contacting: +39 041 5241173
WHERE: Santa Croce 2076, 30135 Venezia
INFO: tel. 041 721127 | email:

The Museum of Oriental Art, located on the third floor of Ca’ Pesaro, houses a collection of works from the Far East, collected by Enrico di Borbone on a journey he made in the nineteenth century. These include numerous Japanese works from the Edo period (1603-1868): prints, musical instruments, objects, shadow theatre figures.

ACCESS: Reservation required
WHERE: Palazzo Mocenigo, Santa Croce 1990, 30135 Venezia
INFO: tel. +39 041 2747140

Inaugurated on September 23, 2008, Casa del Cinema hosts the activities of the Pasinetti Video Library to further enrich the city’s cultural offer. Classics in their original version with subtitles, reviews of auteur cinema, films and videos of Venetian production, book presentations and meetings with the authors: this is the panorama of the offer on display.

WHERE: Calle Larga Ragusei, Dorsoduro 3489/E-C, 30123 Venice
INFO: tel. +39 041 2753511 | email:

NH VENEZIA RIO NOVO, the brand new hotel that NH Hotel Group opened in 2018 in Venice, is also the setting for the 12th edition of the Ca’ Foscari Short Film Festival. It is an elegant 4-star hotel located in the heart of the Dorsoduro district and a technical sponsor of the Event. In fact, the hotel will be the stage for all press interviews with the artists and partners involved in the festival and will make its spaces available for all live radio broadcasts by Radio Ca ‘Foscari. Moreover, NH Venezia Rio Novo supports the Ca’ Foscari University and its students as a location that can be used as a set to direct their short films and will be the subject of a study project for the production of some videos.