British International Film Festival programs showcase the work of both established and emerging filmmakers from around the world.

British International Film Festival is committed to indie filmmaking and the language of cinema as an art form. Our mission is to inspire & motivate people to discover the world through the art of motion pictures and indie filmmaking.
Best Narrative Feature
Best Narrative Short
Best Documentary Feature
Best Documentary short
Best Experimental
Best Animation
Best Science Fiction
Best Horror
Best Director
Best Producer
Best Cinematography
Best Editor
Best Actress
Best Actor
Best Script
Best Comedy
Best Student Film
Best Music Video
Best Thriller
Best Trailer
Best First-Time Filmmaker
Best Female Filmmaker
Best Indie Film

Submissions are now accepted.

*we require attendance at the awards ceremony in order to receive your award

Overall Rating
  • Robin Slater

    Great festival lovely people and well run 👍❤️🎬🎥

    January 2024
  • Nice to hear you're selected, but then they never announce when your film will be showing. There are no awards handed out and your movie never plays. Save your money.

    January 2024
  • Dreamers Production

    Excellent festival in a lovely cinema in Lichfield. Workshop were amazing and good event to network with other filmmakers.

    January 2024
  • Foreverus Production

    Thank you so much for a wonderful experience at your festival!

    January 2024
  • Carlos Daniel Alvarado

    Excellent experience, thanks to the qualifying jury, wonderful.

    November 2023