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Get your feature film in front of the world's premier film festival selectors.
Given major disruption to the world's festival calendar due to the pandemic, our festival selector screenings programme is not currently taking place in a physical form. However, we are continuing to work with selectors to keep them up to date with all the latest UK features. If you are interested in submitting your project to festivals in 2021 please send us an email to join our mailing list and receive regular updates on how we’re working with each of the major festivals listed below, and what the submission process will look in each case.
You can keep track of how the international Festival landscape is shifting in response to Covid-19 in this handy Screen International guide which is updated regularly.
Read about the British Council's film activities amid Covid-19 and get details on how to stay connected with us.
We can help you screen your feature film to selectors from the world's major international film festivals and markets.
Our unique selector screenings which take place throughout the year in London, give all UK films direct access to festival decision makers, and the chance of being programmed at major international events including:
Selector screenings are organised in collaboration with individual festivals throughout each year. Send us an email to join our mailing list and receive selector screening updates and find out when registration for each selector screening opens.
For most festivals a fee is required to cover screening costs - this replaces the cost of submitting via the festival's open selections process (ie. you will not need to pay twice).
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