Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2017

One Month Left to Enter the Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2017

There is now one month left to enter the seventh Aesthetica Short Film Festival (ASFF). We are looking for emerging and established filmmakers who are pushing the boundaries of short film forward. ASFF is an international competition, accepting films from across the world in 11 genres.
It would be great if you could share this call for entries with your audiences at South African Screen Federation in the lead up to the submissions deadline on 31 May.
Please find some copy and suggested tweets below. You can download images and credits here.
The seventh Aesthetica Short Film Festival is open for entries until 31 May 2017. ASFF provides a platform for emerging and established filmmakers to showcase their work to a wider audience, and is looking for practitioners who are pushing the boundaries of short film forward.
Jury members for 2017 include Jane Roscoe (Director, The London Film School), Matimba Kabalika (Talent Development Manager, BFI NET.WORK), Philip Ilson (Director, London Short Film Festival), Robbie Gibbon (Editor, The TripThe Casual Vacancy and Doctor Who) amongst many others (
Prizes include:
·       Screenings at ASFF 2017 (8-12 November in York)
·       Awards for Festival Winner (£1,000), Best Film in each category, and People’s Choice
·       The Northern Film School Award for Best Screenplay (£1,000)
·       Opportunities for further exposure through Aesthetica and its online channels
ASFF accepts all genres: advertising, animation, artists’ film, comedy, dance, documentary, drama, experimental, fashion, music video and thriller. Running times up to 30 minutes.
To enter, visit
Deadline 31 May 2017.
One month left to enter @ASFFest 2017: the festival is looking for innovative filmmakers working in all
The @ASFFest 2017 Jury has been announced: these #film industry experts will be selecting Award Winners at #ASFF2017
Please do get in touch if you have any questions.
Best wishes
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