CALL FOR ENTRIES
Once again we are accepting entries into the fifth Romford Film Festival. In 2020 we will screen over 130 features and shorts over a full six day event that will culminate with 14 awards being presented to filmmakers from across the world. Our screens vary in size from 120 seats to 350, in a purpose built mulitiplex. The event is held in the third largest retail district in London, at Premiere Cinemas on the third floor of the Mercury Shopping Centre.
Romford 2020 will again be showing over 100 features and shorts from 6th to 11th May with the red carpet Romford Film Festival Award ceremony on the Monday evening 11th May.
We look forward to seeing your work and wish you the very best of luck.
FEATURE FILM AWARD
DOCUMENTARY FILM AWARD
SHORT FILM AWARD
BEST LOCAL FILM AWARD
BEST DIRECTOR AWARD
BEST SCREENPLAY AWARD
BEST ACTOR AWARD
BEST ACTRESS AWARD
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR AWARD
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS AWARD
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY AWARD
BEST SCORE AWARD
Incomplete films can be submitted for consideration, however any content submitted must be supplied by 31st March 2021 in its completed form or films will be removed from schedules.
Any film not presented in English must come with English subtitles.
There is no exclusion for films that have been featured at other film festivals, films currently available on streaming services may also be included.
Filmmakers travelling from oversees are not paid for attending, Romford Film Festival prides itself on its Not For Profit status. However if filmmakers choose to attend, they will receive free festival tickets, be considered for awards (as will any submission) and will be part of a Q&A at the end of their film which is recorded, displayed on social media channels and sent to associated press.
Any film submitted cannot withdraw for any circumstances once the film has reached us and been publicly announced.