Deadline: 31 May 2018.
The 8th BAFTA-Recognised Aesthetica Short Film Festival (ASFF) is now open for entries. Celebrating innovation and excellence in filmmaking, ASFF is looking for practitioners who are pushing the boundaries of film forward.
The festival provides a platform for emerging and established filmmakers to showcase their work to a wider audience with their dedicated Dance strand.
New to 2018, we open our minds to longer-form stories, accepting submissions in Narrative and Documentary Feature Films, over 60 minutes. In addition, we’re inviting filmmakers to submit Virtual and Augmented Reality projects, to explore game changing forms of storytelling, for fully immersive experiences.
ASFF 2018 Prizes include:
Screen at a major BAFTA-Recognised UK and International Festival
Awards for Best of Category, Festival Winner (£1,000) & People’s Choice
The Northern Film School Award for Best Screenplay (£1,000)
Further exposure with editorial coverage in Aesthetica Magazine and on Aesthetica’s online channels (319,000 readership worldwide)
Screenings in various guest programmes at other film festival & events