Call For Entries: Aesthetica Short Film Competition

Posted Tuesday 21 Dec 2010

The Aesthetica Short Film Competition 2011 is now open for entries. It's a great opportunity to get your work broadcast to a wider audience and Aesthetica are keen to see entries from both new and established filmmakers who are driving short film forward. The winning film receives a prize package including:

  • £500 prize money (approx. $1,052)
  • Screenings at film festivals across the UK, including Rushes Soho Shorts (London), Glasgow Film Festival (Glasgow) and Branchage (Jersey)
  • A weekend filmmaking course, courtesy of Raindance
  • 12 months membership to Shooting People, the international film network
  • Inclusion on a DVD that will be distributed to all Aesthetica readers (60,000 viewers)


The runner-up will also receive £250, as well as DVD publication. Films should be no longer than 25 minutes but can be any genre including artists' film, music videos, dance films, horror and comedy - or anything else you can think of.

Entry is £15 per film (approx. $32). No limit to the number of entries permitted. Please visit for more information and to submit. Deadline 31 April 2011