Want to win a full festival pass for you and a friend to the Encounters Film Festival 2017? Would you like to gain access to panel discussions, networking events and a programme of the best international short films and animations? Of course you would! All you need to do to win is submit your 90 seconds short film to our competition. It could be an animation, VFX-laden sci-fi, documentary, or drama. What the judges will be looking for is your ability to tell a story in 90 seconds, you don't need to spend a year's wages on kit, you can shoot it on your iPhone or camcorder. The lucky winner will also attend a meeting with the festival director, and short film aficionado, Rich Warren. So what are you waiting for, submit now!Submit Your Movie
Your video should last no more than 90 seconds.
First, you must have uploaded it on to either YouTube or Vimeo. Then just copy the URL of the page that it appears on and paste it below. Simple! Please note; do not use embedded code, just copy the URL shown in the browser from either the YouTube or Vimeo page.
Keep your film under 90-seconds - simple.
Check your entry has been submitted via your dashboard and the competition page.
All applicants will be notified if they are successful or unsuccessful.
50% off festival passes for the four runners-up.
The winner will also receive 1 nights accommodation to the value of £100 and travel expenses to the value of £150.
Terms and Conditions:
The winner of the prize will be responsible for their own accommodation in Bristol. We advise that you book early as filmmakers and members of the industry take up residence in the city during festival time.
To enter this competition you should be able to accept the competition prize of two full festival passes for the Encounters Film Festival, which takes place between the 19-24th September in Bristol, England.
Festival passes cannot be exchanged or swapped for an alternative prize and they can not be sold.
Meeting with Rich Warren to be arranged at a time of mutual convenience.
To enter this competition you should be over 18 years of age.
If the closing date has passed, you will not be able to submit applications to the above competition.
By entering the competition you are agreeing to have your work published on the website and associated marketing.
Applicants are responsible for any expenses that they incur entering the competition and will not be reimbursed regardless of whether or not they win the competition.
By entering this competition you confirm you are the creator of the film with all relevant permissions and rights including music. If made in collaborations with others, you confirm you have their permission to enter the competition.