The BAFTA-Qualifying Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2016 is now open for entries. The festival celebrates innovation and excellence in filmmaking, and provides a chance for both emerging and established filmmakers to get their work seen by industry, filmmakers and thousands of film fans.
The Festival also has many opportunities for industry engagement through the masterclass series. Networking sessions offer a chance to connect with programmers from around the world.
In 2015, ASFF attracted 20,000 admissions across the four-day event including industry, filmmakers and thousands of festival-goers providing a dynamic platform for emerging and established filmmakers to showcase their work to a wider international audience. All genres are accepted, from drama to documentary and artists’ film to music video.
ASFF 2016 Prizes:
• Awards for Best Film in each category and People’s Choice
• Eligibility to enter the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)
• Screenings in various guest programs at other film festivals
• Editorial in Aesthetica Magazine and on Aesthetica’s online channels (180,000 readership worldwide)
Deadline 31 May 2016
Entry fee is £20 plus VAT.
For more information visit: http://www.asff.co.uk/submit
View the ASFF 2015 trailer: http://aestheti.cc/trailer2015