IndieFlicks is the UK's monthly film festival, supporting the best up and coming filmmakers from around the world. IndieFlicks is continuously growing, hosting simultaneous screenings in Manchester, Liverpool & Sheffield.
"They only pick the best films for their screenings so it's not only a great festival to enter, but a great film night to attend. I've enjoyed every film i've seen so far.”
Chris Cronin, Director.
How our monthly festival works…
Our Monthly Festival is a showcase of Short films from around the world, screening 50 minutes of short film in the first half, followed by our selected Feature Short in the second. We also host a Q&A with filmmakers able to attend and talks with local creatives.
At each event, two films will be selected to win either one of our awards:
The People’s Choice Award
The Directors Choice Award
Films included in the first half are nominated for our 'The People's Choice Award’; This is evidently voted for our audiences on the night and votes are calculated collectively from all of our venues.
In the second half of the night we host our 'Feature Short', one film no longer than 50 minutes. This is our headliner for the event. This film is awarded, ‘The Directors Choice Award’, one that our Judging panel felt deserves recognition.
"Not only is IndieFlicks a brilliant opportunity to network within the Manchester filmmaking community, it offers insight into short filmmaking approaches worldwide."
Martyn Ellis, Sound Engineer, Noise Four
Awards & Prizes
An 'Official Selection' gratification and 2 x complimentary ticket awarded to each film selected on the night.
'IndieFlicks Peoples Choice' award.
'IndieFlicks Directors Choice' award.
(Each award is selected on the night of the screening)
Free entry into ‘North West Kino Kabaret’, hosted in Liverpool each year.
The Kino Kabaret is a filmmaking challenge, with a difference. A week is split into two rounds. At the start of each round you can pitch your own film or join a production team. You then have until the end of that round to film, finish and export your work before presenting it at a live public screening.
Rules & Terms
PLEASE TAKE NOTE OF THE TIME FRAMES OF EACH CATEGORY.
FILMS MUST BE ENTERED INTO THE CORRECT CATEGORY, ELSE BE AUTOMATICALLY DISQUALIFIED FROM SELECTION.
All films must be submitted in a digital format.
We do not send out discount waivers or free entries.
We accept and review both UK & international films.
All films are viewed by IndieFlicks.
IndieFlicks will make the final decisions and notify filmmakers accordingly.
All decisions are final and feedback for individual films unavailable.
Foreign language films must be submitted with English subtitles.
By submitting, you hereby agree IndieFlicks may use your work for promotional purposes.