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Portobello Film Festival 2018 – Now taking entries

The Portobello Film Festival 2018 is now accepting entries. As is the case every year – this is the 23rd Festival – you can enter your film at absolutely no cost. Yes, it’s FREE. There are some conditions about how you enter your film and there is an application form you need to fill in. […]

Probably the best free film festival in the world

Portobello Film Festival 2017 Thursday 31 August to Sunday 17 September Admission Free 500 NEW MOVIES AND A CELEBRATION OF NORTH KENSINGTON CULTURE FULL PROGRAMME AVAILABLE SOON ONLINE AT PORTOBELLOFILMFESTIVAL.COM The 22nd Portobello Film Festival bursts into action on Thursday 31 August with an astonishing programme of short films from London, the UK and around […]

Portobello Film Festival – 31 August to 17 September

The 22nd Portobello Film Festival starts on Thursday August 31st and runs until Saturday 16th September. This year, the festival turns to its spiritual home at the pop-up cinema under the Westway in Acklam Village, just by the junction of Portobello Road and Cambridge Gardens. As always, the festival organisers are inviting volunteers to help […]

Networking Event for Film Makers and Choreographers: Monday 3 April, London

Big Dance, Channel 4 and the British Council are delighted to host this networking evening to facilitate partnerships for Big Dance Shorts India as part of UK/India 2017, led by the British Council and the Indian High Commission. This exciting and high-profile platform for UK and Indian filmmakers and choreographers is commissioned by Big Dance, […]

Portobello Film Festival 2017

The 22nd Portobello Film Festival runs from Thursday 31st August to Sunday 17th September and this year it’s returning to its spiritual home, the Pop Up cinema under the Westway, just off Portobello Road. The Festival is now taking entries from film makers, and it’s completely free. Full details and the application form are here.

East End Film Festival 2016 starts June 23rd

Founded in 2000, the East End Film Festival is one of the UK’s largest film festivals and the 2016 Festival starts on Thursday June 23rd. The Festival is an annual multi-platform extravaganza with a diverse programme of international premieres, industry masterclasses, free pop-up screenings and immersive live events. The EEFF’s mission is to discover, support, […]

The Portobello Film Festival 2016 wants your films!

Dates for the 2016 Portobello Film Festival – the 21st edition of this entirely free extravaganza – have been confirmed as Thursday September 1st to Friday 16th September. The Festival is now accepting entries, which are free. The deadline for entries is Wednesday June 1st 2016. For a printable entry form, click here. The entry […]

New £1 million BFI Diversity Fund

Diversity is a core part of the work that the BFI does and the BFI Diversity Fund is designed to reach out to a wider audience. The new BFI Diversity Standards apply to all applications made for Lottery funding at the Film Fund, and also apply to the BFI Diversity Fund. The Diversity Fund focuses […]

Residential course for young film makers

The National Film and Television School (NFTS) is looking for filmmakers and film fans aged 16 to 19 to join its BFI Film Academy Craft Residential. If you’re aged 16-19 and you are committed to working in the film industry, then this is the opportunity for you. NFTS is looking for 66 of the nation’s […]