Submissions for the 16th Belfast Film Festival Short Film Competition have just opened.

Our short film competition aspires to support the talent of tomorrow, offer a voice for fledging filmmakers and create a platform where great untold stories can be shared.

This April we will screen over 50 of the most creative, entertaing and visionary short films from across the island of Ireland.

For the chance to showcase your work to a packed out auditorium, be critiqued by our panel of industry experts and take the crown as this year’s short film comeptition winner, simply submit your film today!

   Any questions, feel free to contact us!


Key Dates

  • December 18, 2015, Regular Deadline
  • January 15, 2016, Late Deadline
  • February 05, 2016, Notification Date
  • April 14 – 23, 2016, 15th Belfast Film Festival