This festival aims to inspire and showcase the creativity of student filmmakers world wide. It is an open festival with no set boundaries; we actively encourage new styles, voices and direction. This is your chance to submit your film(s) and gain an opportunity to showcase your talents at Dirigo - 4th International Student Film Festival, Arnolfini Bristol UK - Tuesday 23rd January 2018.

Dirigo is directed and produced by FdA Film & Media Arts Production students from University Centre Weston.

Awards & Prizes

This is a Student Film Competition where the awards will be given out on the night.

Rules & Terms

Submission Eligibility:

• The maximum limit on the length of films, including the credits, is 15 minutes
• Films must have been completed while studying at an Education Institution
• Films must have been completed within the last two years. September 2015 - To Date.
• They can be any genre including drama, documentary, animation, comedy and experimental

Copyright - It is expected that filmmakers hold all of the respective rights required for their film before submitting. This includes all music, sound effects, product placement, actor/model release forms, etc.

Student Verification - Please attach a copy of student ID and let us know where and when you studied.

Press Materials - Please use the FilmFreeway press kit to submit trailers, productions stills, bios, etc. about your film. So we can help promote your film and the festival.

Video/ Photo Publicity release - By submitting to Dirigo International Student Film Festival, you agree that upon acceptance, Dirigo may use your film as part of promotion materials (i.e. trailer) for the festival.

2 Reviews

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    Luke Angus

    Dirigo is a really well organized festival with amazingly friendly people!!! Loved it.

    February 2017
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    Joseph Johnson

    Great festival - well organised, very professional, run extremely smoothly and the great team of people behind it were key to that! Loved being part of it, thank you.

    February 2017