Cold Cuts is a film festival for Indie Filmmakers.
We are looking for the best in Indie short films from around the world.
Films that are Indie in nature, where the filmmakers are not frightened to express new ideas, themes and styles.

For this edition we have partnered up with an excellent online Channel, that will maximise our audience, plus this means that if for whatever reason the event cannot take place that we have a backup plan.

The winner in each category, Narrative Fiction and Experimental Fiction Animation will all be award winners laurels.

1. We don’t demand premier status.
2. Submitted films must have a length between 1 and 40 minutes.
3. Multiple entries are allowed.
4. The exhibition copy of the movie will be sent to Cold Cuts as a compressed electronic file (mp4 preferred). ALL films must be received no later than Monday, 7th of September, 2021.
5. Submitted films may be utilised for promotional purposes by Cold Cuts.
6. Cold Cuts is allowed to use filmmakers names and stills from submitted films for promotional purposes.
7. Cold Cuts retains the right to archive the submitted file or copy of the submitted film in digital format solely for historical and research purposes, and will not publicly screen it without the artist’s permission. All submissions should be downloaded to FilmFreeway for easy access to the entire Cold Cuts screening committee.
8. Cold Cuts does not provide refunds on submission fees.
A complete separate submission form must be filled if submitting more than one movie. Each submitted film shall pay the entry fee and be confirmed on FilmFreeway.
Selected Films:
All filmmakers with selected projects will be notified via e-mail regarding acceptance by 7th of September 2021. Such notification will be received at the email address provided at the time of submission.