LONDON'S RIVERSIDE FILM FESTIVAL

Submissions Open Now

The 7th edition of Barnes Film Festival takes place in June 2022 and aims to celebrate emerging talent in the Film and TV industry.

We’re lucky to have an amazing array of patrons including Stanley Tucci, Vanessa Redgrave, Steven Moffat, George Mackay and Director of Film4 Daniel Battsek.  

The festival focus is on debut filmmakers and our submissions are now open for:   

  • Short Film Competition – all genres and level of experience welcome 
  • Feature Film Competition – all genres and level of experience welcome 
  • Youth Short Film Showcase (18 and under) & Children’s Short Film Showcase (12 and under) – all genres and level of skills and experience welcome. Free to enter, not a competition but a chance for young filmmakers to showcase their work at an international festival  
  • Full details for submission requirements, awards and T&Cs can be found 👉 here 

January 1, 2022 Earlybird

February 1, 2022 Regular Deadline

March 1, 2022 Late Deadline