𝗦𝗰𝗿𝗲𝗲𝗻 𝗣𝗼𝘄𝗲𝗿 𝗙𝗶𝗹𝗺 𝗙𝗲𝘀𝘁𝗶𝘃𝗮𝗹 is a international cinematic showcase for independent filmmakers with monthly IMDb-qualifying film & script award contests.

Powerful films deserve to be recognised. Our mission is to give rising indie filmmakers a platform to showcase their recent works and achievements in cinema, as well as an opportunity to network and connect for their future endeavours. The inaugural red carpet event is set to take place in Central London, July 25th 2021.

𝗦𝗛𝗢𝗥𝗧 𝗙𝗜𝗟𝗠𝗦 - Contests begin and end on the 1st day of each month. During each period, a number of official selections will be made. Selections are shortlisted as 'in competition' for prizes, jury awards & live festival screening.

⍟ All Monthly Selections will receive our official award laurels made available for online download, and their film will be featured via our website & social media pages of up to 14,000+ followers.

⍟ Monthly Award Winners will receive our official award laurels made available for online download, an official certificate of award, and may list their award on IMDb. Main Category Award Winners (Best Narrative Short, Best Foreign Language Short, Best Documentary Short & Best Student Short) will receive all of the above, plus the opportunity to showcase their film live at our annual event in London.

𝗙𝗘𝗔𝗧𝗨𝗥𝗘 𝗙𝗜𝗟𝗠𝗦 - Contests run through a three-month period (quarterly). During each period, a number of official selections will be made. Selections are shortlisted as 'in competition' for prizes, jury awards & live festival screening.

⍟ All Quarterly Selections will receive our official award laurels made available for online download, and their film will be featured via our website & social media pages of up to 14,000+ followers.

⍟ Quarterly Winners (from the Best Feature Film category) have the opportunity to showcase their film live at our annual event in London. Winners will also receive our official award laurels made available for online download, an official certificate of award, and may list their award on IMDb.

𝗦𝗖𝗥𝗜𝗣𝗧𝗦 - Contests begin and end on the 1st day of each month. During each period, the top 3 scripts (from each category) will be selected as finalists, and enter the next round of judging.

⍟ All Monthly Finalists will receive our official award laurels made available for online download, and may list their nomination on IMDb. Their script will also be featured via our website & social media pages of up to 14,000+ followers.

⍟ Monthly Award Winners will receive our official award laurels made available for online download, an official certificate of award, and may list their award on IMDb.

Screen Power Film Festival accepts films from a wide variety of themes, placing no restrictions on the content of your submissions. We encourage filmmakers with bold, unique and powerful stories to submit, providing they adhere to the full list of rules and terms below.

⍟ All short film submissions must be under 40 minutes in duration.

⍟ All short script submissions must be under 30 pages in length.

⍟ All script submissions must be written in English.

⍟ Foreign language films (non-English speaking) must have subtitles in English.

⍟ Submitted films must have been made after January 1st, 2017.

⍟ Entry fees are paid in full at the time of submission. You can only pay/submit via FilmFreeway. Refunds are not permitted.

⍟ All submissions must be fully complete at the time of submission. Incomplete submissions will not be selected.

⍟ We require proof of student status for student submissions.

⍟ Screen Power Film Festival will take place in July 2021. The venue will be announced within at least three months of the event.

⍟ Monthly and quarterly competition winners from each main award category (Best Feature Film, Best Narrative Short Film, Best Documentary Short Film & Best Student Short Film) will be the only ones eligible for live screening at our annual event.

⍟ By submitting to us, you are giving consent to have your films promoted via our website and social media pages. This includes the use of posters, photographs and trailers. We will not show the full-length version of your film until the event (if selected). For the event, filmmakers will be asked to provide an HD, MOV or MP4 copy of the film.

⍟ The releases for all content including, but not limited to, music and talent must be obtained by the filmmaker. Screen Power Film Festival is not liable for any copyright infringement or unauthorised usage.

⍟ We reserve the right to refuse entries from the competition at any time.

⍟ By submitting to us, you acknowledge that you have read and understood the submission rules and declare that your submission is in compliance with all of the rules stated by Screen Power Film Festival and FilmFreeway.

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  • V.C. Rhone

    Thank you for the honor of having my film selected!!

    February 2021
  • Great festival! Thanks a lot for the award :D Highly recommended

    January 2021
  • Corey Jay Johnson

    It was great participating in the Screen Power Film Festival.

    January 2021
  • Thank you Screen Power for this Best Feature Script award. My story is quirky and outside the norm, I am humbled you 'got it.' Any and all contact with this festival is a delight, and I highly recommend every film maker/ writer to submit, especially stores that are 'outside the box.' Cheers!! Will ~

    January 2021
  • Honored our script for DODGING HER BULLET was chosen as a Finalist for Best TV Pilot Script. Great commucation and value.

    January 2021