Wimbledon International Short Film Festival

Wimbledon International Short Film Festival is dedicated to showcasing new and innovative work in film and video from around the world. Whether your film is narrative driven, animated or documentary, we’re looking for films that challenge or shift the boundaries of conventional filmmaking – just as long as it’s under 15 minutes!

The 2018 Wimbledon Shorts competition is now closed for submissions.

Key Dates

12 October 2018 – Screening & Awards Night

BOOK TICKETS HERE

In top ten list of top UK short film festivals 2016 (Metro news)

Wimbledon International Short Film Festival is dedicated to showcasing new and innovative work in film and video from around the world. Whether your film is narrative driven, animated or documentary, we’re looking for films that challenge or shift the boundaries of conventional filmmaking – just as long as it’s under 15 minutes!

2018 Official Selection

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Augenblicke – a blink of an eye
Director – Kiana Naghshineh
Germany

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Denise
Director – Rossella Inglese
Italy

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For Sale
Director – Ali Banaiyan
Iran

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Lady M
Director – Tammy Riley Smith
UK

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My Name Is Munther
Director – Essam Al Saray
Iraq

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Sea
Director – Hristina Belousova
Uzbekistan

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The Hungry Games
Director – Jessica Ellerby & Sam Swainsbury
UK

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Two Balloons
Director – Mark C. Smith
USA

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Candice
Director – George Watson
UK

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Edek
Director – Malcolm Green
UK

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La Merde
Director – Ben Adam-Harris
UK

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Laymun
Director – Catherine Prowse & Hannah Quinn
UK

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One Breath: A Life Without Gravity
Director – Sebastian Solberg
UK

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Sketch
Director – Peter Lee Scott
UK

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The Train
Director – Javad Matouri
Iran

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Zero MM
Director – Semaa Samir
Iraq

The 2018 Wimbledon Shorts competition is now closed for submissions

Key Dates 

12 October 2018 – Screening & Awards Night

BOOK TICKETS HERE

In top ten list of top UK short film festivals 2016
Metro news

2018 Festival Trailer!

Sponsors

Friends

“It is a very beautiful festival, that supports young independent filmmakers.”

Juliana Orea, director of the 2016 Best Film winner In The Parking Lot.

2018
Festival
Jury

Actor

Nick Brimble

Actor
Executive Producer

Dominic Buttimore

Executive Producer
Media Consultant, Memini

Fiona Clarke-Hackston

Media Consultant, Memini
Artist and Filmmaker

Manu Luksch

Artist and Filmmaker

2018
Festival
Jury

 
BAFTA-nominated Film Director ("Mad, Sad and Bad")

Avie Luthrie

BAFTA-nominated Film Director (“Mad, Sad and Bad”)
Executive Producer, Left Bank Pictures

Lila Rawlings

Executive Producer, Left Bank Pictures & Script Consultant
Head of Distribution Lionsgate

Matt Smith

Head of Distribution Lionsgate
VP, Global Public Policy, Europe for WarnerMedia

Nick Toon

VP, Global Public Policy, Europe for WarnerMedia
 

2018 Official Selection

Home

Augenblicke – a blink of an eye
Director – Kiana Naghshineh
Germany

Home

Candice
Director – George Watson
UK

Home

Denise
Director – Rossella Inglese
Italy

Home

Edek
Director – Malcolm Green
UK

Home

For Sale
Director – Ali Banaiyan
Iran

Home

La Merde
Director – Ben Adam-Harris
UK

Home

Lady M
Director – Tammy Riley Smith
UK

Home

Laymun
Director – Catherine Prowse & Hannah Quinn
UK

Home

My Name Is Munther
Director – Essam Al Saray
Iraq

Home

One Breath: A Life Without Gravity
Director – Sebastian Solberg
UK

Home

Sea
Director – Hristina Belousova
Uzbekistan

Home

Sketch
Director – Peter Lee Scott
UK

Home

The Hungry Games
Director – Jessica Ellerby & Sam Swainsbury
UK

Home

The Train
Director – Javad Matouri
Iran

Home

Two Balloons
Director – Mark C. Smith
USA

Home

Zero MM
Director – Semaa Samir
Iraq

Festival Jury

Actor

Nick Brimble

Actor
Executive Producer

Dominic Buttimore

Executive Producer
Media Consultant, Memini

Fiona Clarke-Hackston

Media Consultant, Memini
Development Editor, Film4

Celine Coulson

Development Editor, Film4
Artist and Filmmaker

Manu Luksch

Artist and Filmmaker
BAFTA-nominated Film Director ("Mad, Sad and Bad")

Avie Luthrie

BAFTA-nominated Film Director (“Mad, Sad and Bad”)
Executive Producer, Left Bank Pictures

Lila Rawlings

Executive Producer, Left Bank Pictures & Script Consultant
Head of Distribution Lionsgate

Matt Smith

Head of Distribution Lionsgate
VP, Global Public Policy, Europe for WarnerMedia

Nick Toon

VP, Global Public Policy, Europe for WarnerMedia

Sponsors

Friends

“It is a very beautiful festival, that supports young independent filmmakers.”

Juliana Orea, director of the 2016 Best Film winner In The Parking Lot.

“It is a very beautiful festival, that supports young independent filmmakers.”

Juliana Orea, director of the 2016 Best Film winner In The Parking Lot.