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!

Thank you to everyone involved with our 2018 festival.

Submissions for the Wimbledon International Short Film Festival will re-open on 1st January 2019 via Film Freeway.

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!

Congratulations to the 2018 award winners!

Wimbledon Film Club award for Best Film

For Sale
Director – Ali Banaiyan
Iran

The Curzon Cinemas award for Best London Filmmaker

Sketch
Director – Peter Lee Scott
UK

Best International Film Award

Denise
Director – Rossella Inglese
Italy

Best Animated Film

Augenblicke – A Blink of an Eye
Director – Kiana Naghshineh
Germany

The Marcus Beale Architects award for Best Documentary

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

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Best Student Film

Laymun
Director – Catherine Prowse & Hannah Quinn
UK

Audience Award

Edek
Director – Malcolm Green
USA

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Thank you to everyone involved with our 2018 festival.

Submissions for the Wimbledon International Short Film Festival will re-open on 1st January 2019 via Film Freeway.

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
 

Congratulations to the 2018 award winners!

Home

Wimbledon Film Club award for Best Film

For Sale
Director – Ali Banaiyan
Iran

Home

The Curzon Cinemas award for Best London Filmmaker

Sketch
Director – Peter Lee Scott
UK

Home

Best International Film Award

Denise
Director – Rossella Inglese
Italy

Home

Best Animated Film

Augenblicke – A Blink of an Eye
Director – Kiana Naghshineh
Germany

Home

The Marcus Beale Architects award for Best Documentary

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

Home

Best Student Film

Laymun
Director – Catherine Prowse & Hannah Quinn
UK

Home

Audience Award

Edek
Director – Malcolm Green
USA

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.

If you have questions about the festival please email us at info@wimbledonshorts.com