Thursday, February 12, 2015

BAFTA Qualifying Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2015: Call for Entries

ASFF 2015 is looking for films in all genres up to 30 minutes long and is keen to engage further with filmmakers in South Africa.

The BAFTA Qualifying Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2015 is open for entries. Submit your short films for a chance to win screenings at the festival (5-8 November 2015) taking place in York, UK, plus many more great prizes and awards that will get your work noticed by industry, filmmakers and thousands of film fans.

There will also be masterclasses, networking opportunities, talks and Q&As to engage with industry leaders, such as BAFTA, Channel 4 and Association of Camera Operators.

The deadline for entry is 31 May 2015

(All films are in competition)

  • Screenings at the BAFTA Qualifying ASFF 2015
  • Awards for Best Film in each category and People’s Choice
  • Eligibility to enter the EE British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)
  • Screenings in various guest programmes at other film festivals
  • Screenings as part of ASFF Film Tour
  • Editorial in Aesthetica Magazine and on Aesthetica’s online channels (180,000 readership worldwide)


  • Advertising, 
  • Animation, 
  • Artists’ film, 
  • Comedy, 
  • Dance, 
  • Documentary, 
  • Drama, 
  • Experimental, 
  • Fashion, 
  • Music video, and 
  • Thriller. 

Running times: up to 30 minutes.

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