|straight 8 // Golden Drum
Kodak are bringing straight 8 to golden drum
for the first time with support from Rushes.
They’ll be showcasing some of the best work
screened at Cannes and RSSF this year.
|The Reel Presents…
The Reel are back at Cafe 1001 for their next
evening showcasing the best of creative short
form work with a Virgin Media Shorts special
on 3rd Oct.
|55th BFI London Film Festival
Public booking is now open for the London
Film Festival. Including some great programmes
of shorts premiering at the festival.
|Flatpack Festival // Call for Entries
Flatpack Festival have put out a call for entries
for their sixth festival in March 2012. Shorts
up to 20min in length can be submitted.
|London Short Film Festival // Call for Entries
Renowned for daring cross-arts programming,
LSFF showcase the very best of the country’s
raw talent. Entry criteria and everything else
you’ll need to know on their website.
|Virgin Media Shorts
The 2011 shortlisted films have been announced
and are now online. Watch and vote for your
favorites from a selection of some great work.
|Mindful Arts Festival
Rushes Soho Shorts and Arthetrz present a night
of shorts as part of MINDFUL, an exhibition and
arts festival at the Old Vic Tunnels, to raise
money for a new creative therapies fund within
Check out Filminute, the online one minute film
festival, on MUBI. Plenty of good shorts to watch,
plus you can still submit your sub one minute masterpieces…
|London Design Festival 2011
Alongside a plethora of great events and talks
taking place during London Design Festival
(17-25 Sept) they are running their own
short film competition.
Running from 22-25 September, Alpha-ville
2011 is on a mission to explore the intersection
between art, technology and society. Check
their website for full programme details.
|The Smalls Festival 2011
Every year, The Smalls Short Film Festival
tries to bring you something new. This year
is no exception, their 5th annual event takes
place on on the 21 & 22 September.
|Underwire Film Festival // Call for Entries
A short film festival dedicated to showcasing
the raw cinematic talents of women in all kinds
of film – Underwire accepts drama, animation,
documentary, music video and artist film.
|Bornshorts Film Festival
On Thursday 15 September, the 4th Bornshorts
Film Festival officially opens. So why not have a
weekend away on a small Danish island
watching short films?
|Hackney Film Festival
The Hackney Film Festival (15-18 Sept) is a not-for-
profit organisation and a collective of local
filmmakers and artists. They aim to celebrate and
provide a platform to the wealth of creative talent
in the borough.
|Renderyard // Call for Entries
Held in Spain, the 7th Renderyard Short Film Festival
(26-27 Nov) supports the screening of new Short
Films, Animations, Documentaries, Music Videos
|Branchage Jersey International Film Festival
Branchage (22-25 Sept) is an annual vibrant,
boutique film festival, combining exciting,
engaging features, live music events and
loads of great shorts.
|Encounters Short Film Festival 2011
We’re looking forward to the imminent Encounters
programme launch. Expect some of the best shorts
from the UK and beyond, plus a whole host of other
events and screenings.