IWM Short Film Festival
IWM Short Film Festival is a showcase of imaginative and challenging films inspired by our collections and our role – to explore the causes, course and consequences of war and conflict, and its impact on people’s lives.
Call for entries
Call for entries for IWM Short Film Festival 2017 closes midnight Friday 28 April 2017.
Entries will be accepted in two categories:
- Creative Response
There will be four additional awards:
- IWM Special Category: States of Emergency
- Best Student Film
- Best Use of IWM Archive Material
- Audience Vote Award
All shortlisted films will be screened at IWM London in November 2017. Filmmakers will also be in with a chance of having their film screened at Picturehouse cinemas.
Prizes for 2017 include:
- An archive and restoration package of up to £10,000 with R3Store Studios Ltd
- A 12 week paid internship with October Films
- 5 days free access to a fully equipped studio space or High End post-production facilities at London South Bank University
See a selection of previously shortlisted films on our Vimeo channel.
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