All UKFF Official Selection British Features will be considered for a British Independent Film
Award. Our previous official selection that went on to win or be nominated for a prestigious
BIFA include – ‘The Selfish Giant’, ‘The Karman Line’ ‘Crocodile’ and ‘L’Assenza’. Submit now to be in the running.
The hilarious Roald Dahl adaptation ‘Esio Trot’ starring Judi Dench, Dustin Hoffman and
James Corden made its film festival premiere at the UK Film Festival in November 2015.
The emerging filmmakers featured in the festival programme were certainly in good company.
Congratulations to two of our 2015 official selection ‘Operator’ directed by Caroline Bartleet
for winning the 2016 Bafta for Best Short Film and our premiere ‘Shok’
directed by Jamie Donoughue for its subsequent Oscar nomination.
The UK Film Festival continues to be a leader in showcasing and promoting ﬁlm from around the world.
The UK Film Festival helps expose aviation's biggest cover-up.
Jim Broadbent and Sally Hawkins at the UK Film Festival.
Our Best British Short Winner "The KarmanLine" with Olivia Colman produced by Fortune Films.
The British Film Institute, Steven Street Preview Theatre. One of our screens for 2015.
Channel 4 has broadcast two UKFF winners and co-funded the production of the UKFF script competition ﬁlms.
For over 18 years the British Independent Film Awards have been highlighting and rewarding the best in filmmaking.
Collaborating with creative talent around the world.
We are now in our 4th year of supporting the prestigious Lux Prize for Best European Feature Film.
Added value to our script competitions
Framestore is a Bafta and Oscar-award winning creative studio behind many features including ‘Gravity’ and ‘Avatar’.
Irresistible has co-produced the UKFF Script Competition winners as award winning films.
Script Boutique continues to provide an important link between writers and producers.
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Keeping the standard for exciting and ethical ﬁlm festivals.