The DAFTAS is a short spoof film festival taking place in London. We celebrate the best short spoof of BAFTA-nominated films, shot in one day and on a shoestring budget.
PLEASE BE ADVISED WE DON'T ACCEPT PREVIOUSLY COMPLETED WORKS. The DAFTAS is first of all a Film Challenge.
Every year, award-winning comedians, writers, directors and production companies take on the challenge of creating the best and the most hilarious spoof. Judged by celebrated filmmakers, film critics, casting directors, the film challenge is a great platform to get noticed and gain more experience.
All shortlisted films are shown at the awards ceremony attended by the representatives of press, casting directors, casting agents and VIP's.
A fully refundable participation fee of £20 is collected upon registration. The fee will be refunded upon timely submission of all deliverables.
All participants will get a certificate of participation. Best Film winner will receive £200
- Best Film
- Best Director
- Best Editing
- Best Cinematography
- Best Writing
- Best Original Score
- Best Actor
- Best Actress
- Best Costume Design
- Best Make Up
- Best Poster Design
- Surprise categories
All participants must pre-register on the website ahead of new season. Team Leaders will draw their BAFTA-nominated film on the day of the draw (3rd of February 2022).
- The team will have over 5 weeks to write, produce and edit 6-minute short spoof of their respective film
- £200 maximum budget excluding catering and travel - self-funded
- All original content
-Output file mp4 not larger than 1GB files.