𝐓𝐇𝐄 𝐅𝐈𝐑𝐒𝐓-𝐓𝐈𝐌𝐄 𝐅𝐈𝐋𝐌𝐌𝐀𝐊𝐄𝐑'𝐒 𝐋𝐀𝐔𝐍𝐂𝐇𝐏𝐀𝐃 𝐒𝐄𝐑𝐈𝐄𝐒
𝐇𝐄𝐋𝐃 𝐀𝐓 𝐏𝐈𝐍𝐄𝐖𝐎𝐎𝐃 𝐒𝐓𝐔𝐃𝐈𝐎𝐒 (𝒊𝒏 𝒑𝒆𝒓𝒔𝒐𝒏 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒐𝒏𝒍𝒊𝒏𝒆)
𝐇𝐎𝐒𝐓𝐄𝐃 𝐁𝐘 𝐋𝐈𝐅𝐓-𝐎𝐅𝐅 𝐆𝐋𝐎𝐁𝐀𝐋 𝐍𝐄𝐓𝐖𝐎𝐑𝐊
"𝑊𝑒 𝑘𝑛𝑜𝑤 𝑤ℎ𝑒𝑛 𝑤𝑒 𝑑𝑖𝑠𝑐𝑜𝑣𝑒𝑟 𝑟𝑎𝑤 𝑡𝑎𝑙𝑒𝑛𝑡. 𝐼𝑡 𝑑𝑜𝑒𝑠𝑛'𝑡 𝑚𝑎𝑡𝑡𝑒𝑟 ℎ𝑜𝑤 𝑚𝑢𝑐ℎ 𝑚𝑜𝑛𝑒𝑦 𝑜𝑟 𝑤ℎ𝑎𝑡 𝑓𝑎𝑛𝑐𝑦 𝑐𝑎𝑚𝑒𝑟𝑎 𝑦𝑜𝑢'𝑣𝑒 𝑢𝑠𝑒𝑑. 𝐼𝑓 𝑦𝑜𝑢𝑟 𝑤𝑜𝑟𝑘 𝑠ℎ𝑜𝑤𝑠 𝑝𝑜𝑡𝑒𝑛𝑡𝑖𝑎𝑙 𝑡ℎ𝑒𝑛 𝑤𝑒 𝑤𝑎𝑛𝑡 𝑡𝑜 ℎ𝑒𝑙𝑝..."
𝐒𝐔𝐁𝐌𝐈𝐓 𝐘𝐎𝐔𝐑 𝐅𝐈𝐑𝐒𝐓-𝐓𝐈𝐌𝐄 𝐅𝐈𝐋𝐌𝐌𝐀𝐊𝐄𝐑 𝐏𝐑𝐎𝐉𝐄𝐂𝐓𝐒 𝐍𝐎𝐖 𝐀𝐍𝐃 𝐉𝐎𝐈𝐍 𝐔𝐒 𝐎𝐍 𝐓𝐇𝐈𝐒 𝐄𝐗𝐇𝐈𝐋𝐀𝐑𝐀𝐓𝐈𝐍𝐆 𝐅𝐈𝐋𝐌𝐌𝐀𝐊𝐈𝐍𝐆 𝐉𝐎𝐔𝐑𝐍𝐄𝐘!
⭐ Film screening & feedback
⭐ Career road mapping
⭐ Career development workshops
⭐ Distribution advice & opportunities
-- 𝑨𝒍𝒍 𝒕𝒂𝒊𝒍𝒐𝒓𝒆𝒅 𝒆𝒙𝒄𝒍𝒖𝒔𝒊𝒗𝒆𝒍𝒚 𝒇𝒐𝒓 𝒇𝒊𝒓𝒔𝒕-𝒕𝒊𝒎𝒆 𝒇𝒊𝒍𝒎𝒎𝒂𝒌𝒆𝒓𝒔
⭐ 𝐘𝐎𝐔𝐑 𝐂𝐀𝐑𝐄𝐄𝐑 𝐈𝐍 𝐅𝐎𝐂𝐔𝐒
This is an event aimed at filmmakers who want to build their careers. A workshop dedicated to the short and long-term plans of the selected artists. Where we will screen your current projects, provide in-depth group feedback and then look to the future with workshops and 1-to-1 advice surgeries.
⭐𝟏𝟑+ 𝐘𝐄𝐀𝐑𝐒 𝐋𝐀𝐔𝐍𝐂𝐇𝐈𝐍𝐆 𝐅𝐈𝐋𝐌𝐌𝐀𝐊𝐄𝐑 𝐂𝐀𝐑𝐄𝐄𝐑𝐒
For over 13 years Lift-Off Global Network has been welcoming filmmakers starting out on their journey within film from our screenings rooms in the UK. With career road-mapping sessions, in-depth screening feedback, and 1-to-1 extensive workshops direct from our home at the prestigious Pinewood Studios in the UK. We are now opening up this once-local opportunity to the global filmmakers of FilmFreeway...
⭐ 𝐃𝐈𝐒𝐓𝐑𝐈𝐁𝐔𝐓𝐈𝐎𝐍 𝐀𝐃𝐕𝐈𝐂𝐄
Discover the art of navigating the film markets with invaluable insights and guidance. At Lift-Off, we provide exclusive advice on film markets and look to help you connect with sales agents who can amplify the distribution of your work beyond festival screenings. Unlike conventional film schools, we divulge industry secrets and leverage our extensive experience in facilitating film sales. From the remarkable success stories of Philip Barrantini's "Boiling Point" to Canada's Ken Foster and the exceptional journey of "The Silent Child," our Launchpad serves as the ultimate platform to unveil your next strategic move in this thriving industry.
⭐ 𝐎𝐔𝐑 𝐍𝐄𝐓𝐖𝐎𝐑𝐊 𝐁𝐄𝐂𝐎𝐌𝐄𝐒 𝐘𝐎𝐔𝐑𝐒
By participating, you'll gain entry to the prestigious Lift-Off Global Network, a thriving online community connecting you with fellow screenwriters, actors, producers, and filmmakers. Don't miss your chance to showcase your talent and propel your career to new heights.
Learn more about the Lift-Off Season
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𝐆𝐄𝐓 𝐅𝐑𝐄𝐄 𝐒𝐔𝐁𝐌𝐈𝐒𝐒𝐈𝐎𝐍𝐒 𝐓𝐎 𝐀𝐋𝐋 𝐋𝐈𝐅𝐓-𝐎𝐅𝐅 𝐅𝐈𝐋𝐌 𝐅𝐄𝐒𝐓𝐈𝐕𝐀𝐋𝐒 𝐖𝐈𝐓𝐇 𝐍𝐄𝐓𝐖𝐎𝐑𝐊 𝐌𝐄𝐌𝐁𝐄𝐑𝐒𝐇𝐈𝐏:
⭐ Fee waivers to all Lift-Off Festivals & Showcases (worth $300)
⭐ Apply for representation at international film markets, including Cannes, EFM, & AFM
⭐ Access to international film jobs
⭐ Networking, Workshops & Online Events
Find out more about Lift-Off Network Membership
𝐋𝐈𝐅𝐓-𝐎𝐅𝐅 𝐍𝐄𝐓𝐖𝐎𝐑𝐊’𝐒 𝐂𝐎𝐌𝐏𝐄𝐓𝐈𝐓𝐈𝐎𝐍 & 𝐀𝐖𝐀𝐑𝐃𝐒 𝐒𝐓𝐑𝐔𝐂𝐓𝐔𝐑𝐄
The official panel judges all submissions. After the event finishes, deserving projects are placed on the Season Award Nominations Shortlist.
Lift-Off Season Award Nominations are then given based on merit within each category. They are judged against the current crop of nominations from our city-based festivals this Season.
𝐒𝐄𝐀𝐒𝐎𝐍 𝐀𝐖𝐀𝐑𝐃 𝐍𝐎𝐌𝐈𝐍𝐀𝐓𝐈𝐎𝐍𝐒
Lift-Off Season Award nominations screen at Lift-Off's HQ, the prestigious Pinewood Studios, during the celebration held at the end of the Lift-Off Season. The Season Awards celebrates the best-of-the-best from the nominations throughout the Lift-Off Season.
Find out more about the Season Awards
- All support queries must be sent via. email@example.com.
- All submissions are to be sent digitally via FilmFreeway
- The official jury allocates Season Award Nominations
- Proudly, we have no other restrictions for screening your work. This includes your work's premier status, age, and/or whether your work has been made available online.