SHOT TV — FIRST AND ONLY TV CHANNEL OF SHORT AND LONG COMEDIES IN RUSSIA
- The biggest library of short films, more than 3000 titles including Oscars winners alongside with series from major studios
- Films with world famous actors and actresses
- Selection of the best content using cherry-Picking Strategy
- Political series for a male audience
- Focus on comedies
- Mini-series, episode runtime — 1 minute
5 million households
100 films every day
Average daily viewing time — 22 minutes
Average daily coverage - 200 thousand viewers (according to Mediascope)
24/7 broadcasting in HD format
We are always looking for new talent and short films to broadcast on our TV channel and beyond. If you have a short flim that you would like us to consider, please complete the form on the following page:send a film
Short film tv channel, known as "Egoist TV" started broadcasting on "NTV+" platform as an exclusive non-family channel. On air were live action films produced by the world's best studios as well as production of leading Russian producers of “short films”.
"Egoist TV" started in the networks of the operator "AKADO".
“Egoist TV” made first short film “Snow”, producer Ivan Tverdovskiy.
“Egoist TV” started broadcasting in Belarus in basic package of interactive television ZALA.
Out-of-competition showing of “Egoist TV” channel short film collection on Moscow International Film Festival.
"Egoist TV" live broadcasted the IV Short Film Festival «MICROFEST». The students of Nikita Mikhalkov’s Academy of cinematographic and theatrical art took part in it. "Egoist TV" was awarded for its contribution into «MICROFEST» Film Festival.
The channel was rebranded and renamed into SHOT TV. Channel got new package based on monopoems of famous authors. The editors modified content of the channel for wider audience and expanded list of genres adding big amount of Russian short movies and comedies and entertaining short films produced by major Russian studios.
SHOT TV changed the style of broadcasting. The program schedule is divided into thematic blocks and new “look” of the channel was designed to show, that channel is broadcasting for wide audience. SHOT TV was the first channel that showed tv show “Urban myths” budget more than USD 100 mln. produced by Sky, British film studio. “Urban myths” tells stories which may or may not be true about Bob Dylan, Elise Cooper, David Bowie and other celebrities.
SHOT TV was the first Russian TV channel showing “Bitch”, comedy short-tv series produced by Lagardère. This tv show is about the desire of modern women draw men’s attention. Each episode is 1 minute long.
Another new arrival of this year is political satire “Servant of the People” - The series had not been previously shown on Russian TV.
Shot TV annually hosts the Festival of «Audience sympathy" in collaboration with the short films festival "Microfest". The channel editors support young producers.
During coronavirus lockdown SHOT TV has supported its viewers – we opened our broadcasting for everyone and all films from our collection were available for free online on such platforms as NTV+, WINK, as well as in Tricolor provider's «Films and TV» application.
In the spring of 2020, SHOT TV held a series of streaming events called «101 Quarantinians», where Instagram users had an opportunity to communicate with famous Russian directors in live format.
SHOT TV was first in Russia to show «Invisible Heroes» series – story of 1973 Chilean military coup organized by Pinochet junta with support of CIA. Russian writer Dmitry Bykov interviewed the Finnish Ambassador to Chile during that time – Tapani Brotherus, a direct participant of the events and protagonist of the series. This interview is available on channel`s website and social networks.
In 2020 SHOT TV brought other premieres to Russia such Palm Spring festival winner – «Matriochkas», critically acclaimed «The Devil's Harmony», «All Inclusive», «The Gift», Oscar winners and nominees such as «The Neighbor’s Window», «Helium», «Death of a Shadow», «Nefta Football Club» and as never before more timely «Grab Them».
On the eve of new 2021 year SHOT prepared another gift for its viewers – for the first time in Russia popular Australian «Diary of an Uber Driver» were broadcasted. This interesting story is how being a good person becomes a job.
SHOT TV was traditionally represented at major Russian and international film festivals as well as on «Short Film Day» annual event.
The chosen direction in the selection of content allowed the channel to enter the basic and other public packages of cable TV operators and satellite platforms.
Where to watch
SHOT TV is available via more than 30 operators throughout Russia, as well as in Belarus. Check price and conditions with your provider.
The channel is also available online on such platforms as WINK, NTV+, where viewers can watch all best of the best comedies, dark comedies and romantic comedies.