Wimbledon International Short Film Festival

Criteria

All films must be less than 15 minutes duration including title sequences and credits. So make it short. You can have real impact in a few minutes or even seconds. Shorter films have an equal chance of an award as longer ones.

Categories & prizes

  • The Wimbledon Film Club Award for Best Film – £250 prize towards the filmmaker’s next film
  • The Wimbledon Film Club Award for Best International Film – £250 prize towards the filmmaker’s next film
  • Best UK Film 
  • Best Animated Film
  • Best Young Filmmaker (director aged 25 or under)
  • The Marcus Beale Architects award for 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)
  • Audience Award – decided on the night by the audience

All entries will be considered for the ‘Best UK Film’ or ‘Best International Film’ award.

Submissions Closed for 2021 Edition

Information about the 2022 submissions TBA.

  • We waive the submission fee for films by filmmakers who are nationals of  medium or low-income countries as listed in UNDP’s 2020 HDI report
  • Eligible no-fee film entries should comply with all other WISFF entry rules
  • Full rules for submissions can be found here 

2021 OFFICIAL SELECTION

  • BELOVED

    BELOVED

  • THE BOOK OF RUTH

    THE BOOK OF RUTH

  • CANDLE COPS

    CANDLE COPS

  • COPPER & NICKEL

    COPPER & NICKEL

  • CUTSTEIN

    CUTSTEIN

  • EVERYDAY SACRED

    EVERYDAY SACRED

  • LIKE I SAID

    LIKE I SAID

  • LA MOSCHE (THE FLIES)

    LA MOSCHE (THE FLIES)

  • A PLACE FOR SAILORS

    A PLACE FOR SAILORS

  • QUARANTINE

    QUARANTINE

  • THE SANDS BETWEEN

    THE SANDS BETWEEN

  • SNORRIE (MUSTACHIO)

    SNORRIE (MUSTACHIO)

  • THE WINTER

    THE WINTER

2020 OFFICIAL SELECTION

  • ANNA

    ANNA

  • PIZZA BOY

    PIZZA BOY

  • MATILDE'S FIRST DAY

    MATILDE'S FIRST DAY

  • SONG SPARROW

    SONG SPARROW

  • GROUNDING

    GROUNDING

  • RESOLUTION

    RESOLUTION

  • FIFTEEN

    FIFTEEN

  • BLACK OUT

    BLACK OUT

  • NOT FOR MONEY...

    NOT FOR MONEY...

  • PLUNGE

    PLUNGE

  • ROUNDHEADS AND CAVALIERS

    ROUNDHEADS AND CAVALIERS

  • THIS ENGLAND

    THIS ENGLAND

  • TO SEA OR NOT TO SEE

    TO SEA OR NOT TO SEE

  • TYERSOME

    TYERSOME

  • YOUNG BUT IT WILL PASS

    YOUNG BUT IT WILL PASS

2019 OFFICIAL SELECTION

  • WHAT EVER HAPPENED TO EVIE?

    WHAT EVER HAPPENED TO EVIE?

  • SECRET

    SECRET

  • NOT AN EXCUSE

    NOT AN EXCUSE

  • IN MY BLOOD

    IN MY BLOOD

  • IN YOUR PLACE

    IN YOUR PLACE

  • ELEPHANTBIRD

    ELEPHANTBIRD

  • CHAMPIONSHIP IN THE SQUARE

    CHAMPIONSHIP IN THE SQUARE

  • EVERY SIX HOURS

    EVERY SIX HOURS

  • BORDERLANDS

    BORDERLANDS

  • TMI

    TMI

  • COUNTING

    COUNTING

  • REBELLIOUS WILLOWS

    REBELLIOUS WILLOWS

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