Encounters accepts Live Action and Animated films from every genre into our International Competition, including documentary, drama, experimental, music or artist film, under 30 minutes long. Also accepted for 2017 are new categories Virtual Reality, Augumented Reality and 360 degree storytelling.
The international competition screens over 200 films from across the world, and the shortlisted films are in with a chance of wining one of our prestigeous awards, up to £10,000 in cash prizes and the chance to qualify for The Oscars®, BAFTAs, European Film Awards and Cartoon d’Or.
Encounters Festival is the UK’s leading short film and animation festival. The festival discovers, supports and develops new talent in filmmaking, providing a platform and meeting place for emerging and established filmmakers from around the world.
ENTER YOUR FILM INTO ENCOUNTERS FESTIVAL 2017. CLICK HERE FOR FURTHER DETAILS TO ENTER YOUR FILM.