Youth Showcase

The Barnes Film Festival Youth Film Showcase spotlights films created by filmmakers who are 18 and below.

This platform aims to encourage creativity, diversity and originality and celebrate the artistic vision of young people.

All genres and experience levels are welcome.

Deadline for Entries is 1.2.23


Free to enter.

Youth – Ages 13-18. Up to 5 minutes.

Children – Ages 0-12. Up to 2 minutes.

We accept entries in fiction, documentary and animation.

This category is open to UK and International residents.

We will be shortlisting a curated list of youth films.

Films submitted must be produced on a low budget (under £200) or zero budget.