We only accept entries to our FilmScore competition here (read more about the competition here:

FilmScore is a competition for 14 - 19 year olds.

If you submit a film here which is NOT related to the FilmScore Competition, it will be disqualified.

If you have a short film which you would like to submit to the festival you can do so here:

Bath Film Festival screens an exciting mix of world cinema and UK film previews, filmmaker Q&A sessions and inspiring documentaries.

We run three competitions: the IMDb Script to Screen Award (£5,000 cash prize for the best script, or a short film), the IMDb New Filmmaker Award (£1,000 for the best short film) and the Bath Film Festival Audience Award for the audience's favourite feature screened at the festival.

Please have a look here for more info:

We also run film-making and animation workshops for adults and young people to foster South West film-making talent and we work with schools and universities to foster an appreciation of film culture for the future.

Full festival information can be found at our website :

Awards & Prizes

IMDb Script to Screen Award: £5,000
IMDb New Filmmaker Award: £1,000
FilmScore: Cash Prizes and Vouchers

Rules & Terms

We accept submissions for FilmScore here, all other film submissions via our website ONLY.

Any films submitted here which are NOT FilmScore entries, will be disqualified.

To submit shorts to the festival please follow this link: