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BIAFF logo   BIAFF time again

Be among the first to enter your film in BIAFF (British International Amateur Film Festival). Still working on it? You have until 31st January 2019 to send it to David Newman, our Competition Manager.

Early bird discount for films received by 20th Dec 2018.

Find out how to enter here .

The Festival will be on 25th - 28th April 2019 at the Hilton Garden Inn, Brindley Place, Birmingham B1 2HW.

UNICA information   UNICA

It was a very friendly and well run UNICA this year at Blansko, Czech Republic.
Special successes for the film-makers making up the British programme were: - Pulse by Gage Oxley won best Young UNICA entry and a bronze medal; Mia by Gary J. Hewitt and Not the End of the World by Jack Bennett won bronze medals. The entire British programme was well received by the audience.
You can find a complete list of awards here
Some of the films entered in the competition are available to watch on-line here

Still wondering what UNICA is?

Find out here.

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Sounds familiar?
Read an opinion piece about amateur film making and the importance of the amateur festival in Slovakia.

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Are you ready to compete?
Test your skills - check out our list of competitions and festivals suitable for non-commercial films. Lots of deadlines coming up.

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