An upcoming film festival in London showcasing the best film in the country and beyond !!

Best Short Film
Best Student Short Film
Best Short Animation
Best Music Video
Best Writing
Best Editing
Best Acting
Best Sound
Best Music
Best Directing

No restrictions on your film’s premiere status or online screening status.
- Students will be required to prove a valid ID for films submitted to submitted under the student sections, in order to be considered for Student category awards.
- Shorts must be less than 45 minutes.
- Entries must be in English or subtitled in English.
- Multiple submissions and multiple category submissions are accepted.
- You can submit again your work for the following months.
- Your submission grants London Festival of Cinema permission to use trailers, teasers, film posters and stills for promotional purpose.
- All submissions must provide screener link via FilmFreeway.

- We do not require premiere status.

- The film must be submitted in one Main category before Submitting in SUB CATEGORY or else it will be directly disqualified


By submitting your film / Screenplay t to our festival you agree that your piece of work (full film, trailer, Script) can be uploaded/embed on our website. The filmmaker/institution that is submitting the film / Script must own the rights to do so and is responsible for the content they are providing. By submitting, the filmmaker allows “London Festival of Cinema” to create a page for their film / Screenplay without infringing the copyright of any kind of form. Filmmakers can make a request to remove the film / Script link at any time.


The applicant agrees to have read and accepted the rules & regulations for participation in the “London Festival of Cinema” The applicant confirms that he/she has the requisite authority or has obtained the requisite authority from the producer/right holder to enter this film in the “London Festival of Cinema” and make available the print for screening. Under NO circumstance, the authorities of “London Festival of Cinema” will not entertain or be answerable to anyone else apart from the applicant.

By submitting your Film / Screenplay to "London Festival of Cinema" via FilmFreeway, you freely and voluntarily give and express your full and complete acceptance of all of the Rules and Regulations.

All entry fees are non-refundable.

Overall Rating
  • Duncan Falconer

    A great festival to be involved in. They kept me up to date throughout the process, and had excellent communication. A really fun, innovative festival I’d highly recommend.

    March 2024
  • Thank you very much for this selection 🙏

    December 2023
  • Liam Bowering

    Great venue! Great host. Great night!

    December 2023