Flatpack Film Festival Open For Submissions

Posted: 24th November 2015

Flatpack Film Festival is open for short film submissions for its tenth year. The Birmingham festival celebrates film in all it forms, from animated curiosities, to weird and wonderful music promos, to celluloid installations, video essays and everything in between and will run nex year between 18 - 24 April.

The short film strand is split into 5 categories with awards for each:

  • Short Film Award
  • WTF Award
  • Audience Award
  • Colour Box Award
  • Colour Box Audience Award

The film selected by the jury as the winner of the Short Film Award will receive £1,000. All successful submissions will be included in the programme at Flatpack no.10.

Submissions should be:

  • Films under 20 minutes long;
  • Completed since January 2014;
  • Fully cleared, including any music rights.

Flatpack Festival screen all types and genres of film but the programme has a slight emphasis towards animation, music, documentary and experimental work. You can see the previous winners from the last three festivals here: 201520142013.

Fees: £10 submission payment.

Deadline: 22 January 2016 (6pm)

To apply, see the Flatpack Festival website.


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