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Winning Filmmaker Interview // Written In Pencil by Yaron Bar

We catch up with one of the award winning filmmakers from our festival vaults to find out what they have been up to over the last few years. Yaron Bar, the director and animator of 2011’s Best Student Film winning ‘Written … Continue reading

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Best Animated Short Film – Nominees

This year we have three short films nominated for Best Animated Short Film at WISFF 2016. HAIKU 9: TRADE Canada Director & Animator: Lyle Pisio In a twist on the old ‘sell your soul to the devil’ gag, Andrew is … Continue reading

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Meet The Judges (part four)

MEET THE JUDGES – Matt Smith Head of Distribution at Lionsgate What I do on a day to day basis… Most of my time is spent setting strategies and release dates for our films and then liaising with Exhibitors to ensure they … Continue reading

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WATCH: Catch by Jennifer Sheridan & Matthew Markham

Wimbledon Shorts Alumni Films Best London Filmmaker 2014 Catch A short film shot on location in Scotland. ‘Catch’ is the story of a lonely fisherman who sets off on his daily quest for fish. During a regular day on the … Continue reading

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WATCH: Crowfeathers by Peter Bunzi

Wimbledon Shorts Alumni Films Best Animated Film 2012 Crowfeathers A boy and his mum live on an isolated farm, but one day a crow man crashes into their world. Mask characters and animation combine in this dreamy, fairytale, narrative, short. … Continue reading

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WISFF 2016 Call For Submissions Launch

WE WANT YOUR FILMS! Wimbledon International Short Film Festival is now accepting short film submissions up to the length of 15 minutes. We are looking for films of all genres, fiction and documentary, comedy to heavy hitting drama! Plus we … Continue reading

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Congratulations to our 2015 WISFF winning films!

BEST FILM No One Dies In The Mornings Director: Alexander Koruchekov Writer: Nikita Lebedev Producer: Elena Shevchenko Country: Russia This award is sponsored by Wimbledon Film Club and the winner will receive £500 towards their next film. BEST LONDON FILMMAKER Dark_net Director/Writer: … Continue reading

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Wimbledon Shorts 2015 Screening – 3 October

The day is nearly upon us where we will be screening our the selection from the 2015 Wimbledon International Short Film Festival. The screening will take place on Saturday 3 October in conjunction with Wimbledon Bookfest in the Big Tent, … Continue reading

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International Selection

Read all about our international selection of films from USA, Canada, France and Turkey, a delightful mix of animation, documentary, Drama and comedy! * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * … Continue reading

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