STORY IMAGE is an indie film distribution company organising
this event in London to discover fresh and exciting filmmakers.

We look for emerging talent and innovative stories told through images.
Jury is led by Pavel Prokopic, PhD, MA Film Aesthetics, Oxford University.

2020 WINNERS:

☆ - BEST FILM: 'L'Oro Di Famiglia (The Family Gold)' | dir. Emanuele Pisano | Italy

☆ - BEST DIRECTOR: Pier-Philippe Chevigny | 'Rebel' | Canada

☆ - BEST VISUAL PIECE: 'Genesis' - dir. David Arnaud | France

☆ - BEST ANIMATION: 'The Rotation' - dir. Hazhir As'adi | Iran

☆ - BEST PERFORMANCE: Danilo Arena - 'L'Oro Di Famiglia (The Family Gold)' | Italy

☆ - BEST PRODUCTION: Olga Beskhmelnytsina, Merlin Merton, Paul Wesley, Andrew Carlberg, Dima Konoplov, Olga Maksiuk - 'Anna' | dir. Dekel Berenson | Ukraine/UK/Israel

☆ - BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY: Luca Esposito - 'Rumori' | dir. SÄMEN | Italy

☆ - BEST (CREATIVE USE OF) SOUND & EDITING: 'Fifteen-Two' - dir. John Summerson / UK

-BEST FILM
-BEST DIRECTOR
-BEST PERFORMANCES
-BEST VISUAL PIECE
-BEST ANIMATION
-BEST PRODUCTION
-BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
-BEST SOUND & EDITING

*AWARD CATEGORIES MAY BE ADJUSTED BASED ON THE SUBMISSIONS

No premiere status is required, work can be released before.

By submitting your work you confirm that you own all the rights and grant permission of:

1) a public screening of the submitted piece by Story Image Film Festival,

2) using the film and names of cast/crew in festival marketing materials,
including festival trailers, posters, flyers, websites and social media pages.

3) give us permission to use your email address for Story Image related marketing purposes. This data will NOT be shared with 3rd parties.

Awards may be adjusted based on which categories receive most quality submissions.

Overall Rating
Quality
Value
Communication
Hospitality
Networking
  • Proud to be selected for the official selection, for the film "That thing between us".
    That was great. . Thanks so much!

    March 2021
  • Mathias Falcone

    Great to have been part of one of the most prestigious indie festivals in London and compete with top-quality shorts, especially during such a complex year for the industry. Really looking forward to the next editions and to hopefully being selected again.

    February 2021
  • It's very good and the best regards

    August 2019
  • Jean-Pierre Dupuy

    On behalf of the entire film team, I would like to thank the Story Image Film Festival and its audience! I would especially like to thank the jury who honoured me with this very beautiful award! I am very touched and very happy! I really regret not being able to go to London, to this city that I love! I hope to have the pleasure of meeting you if there is a future trip! Thank you again! Long live the festival!

    August 2019
  • Unfortunately I couldn't attend, but I'm honored that Story Image Fest showed my short On Air. Comunication was nice and seeing the photo's the venue is really nice 😁

    August 2019