The 10th Anniversary edition of the ESFF with more short film screenings in Edinburgh,
International Film Festival showcases, trophies, awards and industry networking!

We're also excited to be programming showcases of our best films for our 2021 partners:

Adriatic Film Festival
Budapest Short Film Festival
Firenze FilmCorti
Krakow Int. Film Festival Etiuda & Anima
Cortoglobo Film Festival
and Manipulate Theatre & Animation Festival!

Max Length 25 minutes, international films welcomed, all genres eligible.

Early Bird Deadline: Monday Feb 22nd
Regular Deadline: Monday 17 May
Late Deadline: Monday June 21st

Open for entries online 2021 ENTRIES


Screening the best in contemporary short film & programming for other festivals Internationally,

We're offering trophies and cash prizes for Best Film, Best Animation and Best Scottish Film

Regular Deadline: May 24th 2020

This year, we're also excited to be programming films and film partnerships for our 2020 partners:

The Adriatic Film Festival
Balkans Beyond Borders Film Festival
Firenze FilmCorti - Florence
Puppet Animation Scotland
Sardinia Film Festival

Max Length 25 minutes

Enter Your Film Here