Key Dates

  • Earlybird submission deadline - 1 April 2016, £10
  • Regular submission deadline - 15 June 2016, £15
  • Late submission deadline - 15 July 2016, £20

News

Submit now – Wimbledon International Short Film Festival competition 2016 is open.

Entries must be less than 15 minutes

Closing dates:

  • Earlybird submission deadline - 1 April 2016, £10
  • Regular submission deadline - 15 June 2016, £15
  • Late submission deadline - 15 July 2016, £20

 

You can submit films for 5 categories:

  • WFC Award for Best Wimbledon Shorts film
  • Best Animated Film
  • Student Filmmaker Award (filmmakers under 25 in schools, colleges and universities)
  • Best Documentary
  • Best London Filmmaker (any film that is either made in Greater London or made by a filmmaker who lives or works in Greater London)


How to enter


See who won what in 2015

Prizes

£500 for winner of Best Wimbledon Shorts Film

Meet with an Industry Expert for winner of Student Film Award

2016 judges

  • JULIA BLACKMAN, Director Scion Films
  • NICK BRIMBLE, Actor
  • DOMINIC BUTTIMORE , CEO th1ng
  • FIONA CLARKE-HACKSTON, Chief Executive British Screen Advisory Council
  • CELINE COULSON, Development Editor, Film4
  • GILES EDWARDS, Head of Acquisitions Metrodome
  • CHARLOTTE HILLS, Curzon Home Cinema Coordinator
  • MANU LUKSCH, Artist and Filmmaker
  • AVIE LUTHRIE, BAFTA-nominated Film Director ("Mad, Sad and Bad")
  • DEREK MALCOLM, Film Critic
  • TOBY MUNDY, Director, Toby Mundy Agency
  • LILA RAWLINGS: Executive Producer, Left Bank Pictures & Script Consultant
  • MATT SMITH, Head of Distribution Lionsgate
  • NICK TOON, Vice President, UK Public Policy, Time Warner

Please note the judges' decisions are final and neither they nor the Wimbledon International Short Film Festival organisers will enter into discussions.

Films will be judged upon their creativity, technical aptitude and the clarity of ideas or narrative.