Film Africa Travel Grants – Key Festivals List

Film Africa Travel Grants – Key Festivals List

FESTIVALS IN 2019

Sheffield Doc Fest
Dates: 6 – 11 June 2019
Submissions deadline: 4 March 2019*
*If you have already submitted a film to Sheffield and it is being considered, please get in touch with the festival for an update.

Edinburgh International Film Festival
Dates: 19 – 30 June 2019
Submissions deadline: 7 February 2019*
*If you have already submitted a film to Edinburgh and it is being considered, please get in touch with the festival for an update.

Encounters Film Festival
Dates: 24 – 29 September 2019
Submissions deadline: 6 June 2019  
To submit your film, please visit: Encounters submissions
To request a submission fee waiver code, please email: info@filmafrica.org.uk

BFI London Film Festival
Dates: 2 – 13 October 2019
Submissions deadline: 14 June 2019
To submit your film, please visit: BFI London submissions
To request a submission fee waiver code, please email: info@filmafrica.org.uk


FESTIVALS IN 2020

London Short Film Festival
Dates: 10 – 19 January 2020
Submissions deadlines:
Early bird: 1 February – 22 April 2019
Regular: 23 April – 1 July 2019
Late: 2 July – 19 August 2019
To submit your film, please visit: LSFF submissions
To request a fee waiver code, please email: info@shortfilms.org.uk

Glasgow Film Festival
Dates: 26 February – 8 March 2020
Submission deadline: To be announced. Please monitor festival website for updates.
To submit your film, please visit: Glasgow Film Festival submissions
To request a fee waiver code, please email: info@filmafrica.org.uk

BFI Flare LGBTQ + Festival
Dates: March 2020 – exact dates TBC.
Submission deadline: To be announced. Please monitor festival website for updates.
To submit your film, please visit: BFI Flare LGBTQ submissions
To request a fee waiver code, please email: info@filmafrica.org.uk

Belfast Film Festival
Dates: April 2020 – exact dates TBC.
Submission deadline: To be announced. Please monitor festival website for updates.
To submit your film, please visit: Belfast Film Festival submissions
To request a fee waiver code, please email: info@filmafrica.org.uk