Life Screenings International Film Festival searches for films that are touching, unique and different. This 80 minute event goes beyond movie night into a shared experience which includes films, filmmakers, film lovers and the space where engaging conversations happen. Local filmmakers are present and international filmmakers are Skyped in to partake in a relaxed exchanging of ideas.

Create a world you want to live in and share it to us.

● Films with a running time of 15 minutes or less are considered.
● Selected filmmakers need to provide a digital format copy of their film via dropbox or google drive.
● Filmmakers must be present either in person or via Skype.
● Films submitted in languages other than English must include English Subtitles.
● While the work submitted remains the property of the creating artist, Life Screenings reserves the right to use submitted footage or stills to promote the festival. Filmmaker also permits use of images or video taken of them at the festival.
● All filmmakers will be notified regarding acceptance into the festival by email.

Overall Rating
  • Stephen Crout

    Such a wonderful experience. Banks was incredibly helpful and understanding, making sure I was able to speak with the audience via Skype. The post-screening interview included excellent discussion and feedback! Thank you for having me!

    October 2018
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    Response from festival:

    Keep expressing and creating, Stephen.

  • Hi,

    though we couldn't attend the event. me and my team were honoured to be recognised for our work!! being a 1st time woman filmmaker this was a huge platform to showcase our short film D.A.T.E !!! 
    thank you once again for giving my film recognition!!


    September 2018
  • Though I was not at the screening, the organizers made an effort to skype me in for an engaged Q&A! Wonderful people and would recommend for sure :)

    August 2018
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    Response from festival:

    Thanks for the kind words, Abdullah. Keep creating.

  • I was honored to have my film screened at this Festival. Everyone was so supportive and kind, and I appreciated being able to Skype in to get feedback, because I was unable to attend.

    July 2018
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    Response from festival:

    Tal - we loved Joy. Keep creating!!

  • Lidia Napoli

    Such a lovely festival!
    Thanks from the bottom of my heart :)

    July 2018
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    Response from festival:

    Keep creating, Lidia.