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 promoted via our website & social media pages.

⍟ Monthly Award Winners (from each main category) have the opportunity to showcase their film live at our annual event in London, and will also receive our official award laurel, certificate & statuette. Please note: additional category award winners are ineligible for live screening due to limited time-slots.

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 promoted via our website & social media pages.

⍟ Quarterly Winners (from the Best Feature Film category) have the opportunity to showcase their film live at our annual event in London, and will also receive our official award laurel, certificate & statuette ​(current season ends January 5th). Please note: additional category award winners are ineligible for live screening due to limited time-slots.

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 for available for online download, and their work will be promoted via our website and social media pages.

⍟ Monthly Award Winners receive laurels made for available for online download, an official award certificate, and their work will be promoted via our website and social media pages.

RULES & TERMS

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.

⍟ 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 through 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 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.

AWARD CATEGORIES

Main Categories:

Best Feature Film

Best Narrative Short Film

Best Foreign Language Short Film

Best Documentary Short Film

Best Student Film

Additional Categories:

Best Director

Best Screenplay

Best Cinematography

Best Editing

Best Sound Design

Best Production Design

Best Visual FX

Best Hair, Makeup & Costume

Best First-Time Filmmaker

Best Actor

Best Actress

Best Child Actor

Best Drama Film

Best Comedy Film

Best Horror Film

Best Sci-Fi Film

Best Historical Film

Best Experimental Film

Best Animated Film

Best Poster

Grand Jury Award

Script Categories:

Best Short Script

Best Feature Script

Best TV Script

HOW TO SUBMIT

Submissions are only accepted via: filmfreeway.com/screenpowerfilmfestival

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