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Join IAC logo. Each year in Spring we run
The IAC British International Amateur Film Festival (BIAFF)
learn from the very best that amateur movie making has to offer ...

BIAFF features the best films from The IAC British International Amateur Film Competition; the best AV sequences from the IAC Peter Coles International AV Competition and the winner of the best club website award.

The BIAFF 2014 Festival will be held on 11th - 13th April 2014 at he Park Inn Hotel, Bedford. Download a booking form.

The results of BIAFF 2014 are now available:
special awards | diamond | ***** | **** | *** | ** | * | Young people's | AV awards | website awards |

Results of earlier festivals

At the festival you can:

IAC regions take turns hosting BIAFF and each adds its distinctive touches. The core event starts on a Friday evening and runs through to late Sunday afternoon. On Friday and Saturday there may be four or more "mini-cinemas" running at once and each showing different fascinating programmes of top films and runners-up. On Saturday night a gala banquet offers a chance to get to know other delegates and to recognise the achievements of outstanding people in the amateur film movement by awarding Fellowships. On Sunday we come together in one large hall for the screening of the major award-winning films and presentation of prizes. Most regions also organise an interesting programme of excursions and entertainments starting on the preceding Thursday afternoon and running through Friday.

Where possible the event takes place in a single building - often a large old-style hotel - so that delegates can mix and mingle between shows. Over the years the festival's name has changed. For many years it always took place in the capital and was called the LIAFF (London International ...). Then it became Movie nnnn (where nnn was the year).

BIAFF reports ...

Movie 1999 | Movie 2000 | Movie 2001 | Movie 2002 | Movie 2003 the festival then changed its name to BIAFF

BIAFF 2004 | BIAFF 2005 | BIAFF 2006| BIAFF 2007 | BIAFF 2008 | BIAFF 2009  | BIAFF 2010  | BIAFF 2011  | BIAFF 2012 | BIAFF 2013

BIAFF 2014:
special awards | diamond | ***** | **** | *** | ** | * | Young people's | AV awards | Website awards|

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