An online short film festival designed to give exposure to emerging filmmakers.

All genres are welcome, we only ask that your film's running time is under 40 minutes.

Want to try out your short in front of an online audience and receive feedback from a panel of industry experts? The aim of the Exposure Film Fest is provide you with the opportunity to get your work seen.

The Process:
1. Entries open- Submit your film.
2. Selection- We will notify those whose films have made it to the Finals.
3. Finalist selection- We will share your films teaser trailer (just a 1 to 3 minute preview) and artwork on our Instagram and the full film will go up on the new streaming service, INDEE+, during our showcase. As well as Q&A's with the creators.
4. Judging- Each judge will give feedback and the winner of Best Overall will be announced!

Our aims for this festival are to engage a filmmaking community, encourage creativity and to expose all the talent that is out there. We want to celebrate your film and help you to get the opportunities you and your film deserve!

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us via email at

We will be selecting finalists to go through to our online showcase. At the showcase we will hold showings of your film, Q&A's with the creators, talks from our Judges and basically promote your film as much as humanly possible!

Once the showcase has ended our Judging Panel will give their feedback and Best Overall Film will be announced...


Our Rules are simple:

1. Any film, Any genre
2. Must be Under 40 mins.

Our Terms and Conditions:

1. You acknowledge that by submitting your film, there is no guarantee that your film will be chosen as a finalist and be shown on our social media or to our judging panel, the entrance fee, however, will still apply and is non-refundable.

2.You acknowledge that if your film has been selected as a finalist, we intend to show your film on INDEE+. We will also ask for you to send a teaser trailer version (up to 1 minute cut of your films best bits or best scene) within 48 hours of the final selection announcement. So make sure you have one ready!

The Exposure Film Fest is a project run by Burst Bubble Productions Ltd.

Overall Rating
  • Lux Pemberton

    Great festival for getting some exposure! They did really well operating over lockdown and the Q&A's were really fun. Very grateful for the selection.

    March 2021
  • Fantastic communication, brilliant promotion and great prizes! This festival focuses on promoting emerging filmmakers and is amazing value for money!

    March 2021
  • Thank you for selecting my film. Great to have a Q&A as well! Great communication and presentation.

    February 2021
  • Rebekah Louisa Smith

    Such a wonderful festival - the team are very passionate and really care about their filmmakers and each film - this festival is here to stay and will keep growing!

    February 2021
  • Rosie Goodwin

    A great festival to be a part of and was managed so well, especially given that everything was moved online. A very supportive and encouraging festival with good, clear communication.

    February 2021