Submissions & Awards

CFF 2018 is now open for Submissions!

 

Following our launch and a hugely successful first year in 2017, We are looking forward to making the second year even bigger and better! We are now open for submissions for 2018.

submissions

Chelmsford Film Festival aims to showcase the best short films, documentaries and music videos from around the world.

The officially selected films will be judged by our panel of international industry professionals.  All entries accepted to the Chelmsford Film Festival will receive Official Selection laurels, with more exciting prizes to be announced soon.

Categories

Short Film (narrative)
Mini Short Film (narrative - under 5 mins)
Music Video
Student Film

Feature Film - Opening night
 

 

awards

At the closing gala, awards will be presented to the best film under each category selected by our industry panel.

Further awards selected from the narrative film categories will be presented for the following:

Officially Selected Opening Night Film
Best Student Film

Best Mini Short
Best Short Film
Best Music Video
Best Director

Best Actor   
Best Actress

Best Screenplay   
Best Score   
Best Cinematography

Audience Film Choice Award (voted for by the festival goers)