Foyle Film Festival is one of only a handful of international festivals with Oscar affiliation and BAFTA recognition. The festival offers filmmakers, animators and artists a unique opportunity to screen their films, network with industry professionals and gain access to the international market.
Recipients of the LIM Award qualify for consideration in the Short Films Category of the Annual Academy Awards® without the standard theatrical run, provided the film otherwise complies with the Academy rules.
The competition categories under LIM are:
· Best Short Film
· Best Animation
· Best Documentary
All entries for the 2012 Festival must be submitted through affiliated website: www.withoutabox.com/login/1733
Submissions for competition will be accepted from:
Friday 11 May 2012 until 5pm on Friday 28 September 2012.
PLEASE NOTE THIS IS AN IN HAND DEADLINE.
Cost of submissions will be: £40 or £35 for WAB members.
All shortlisted entries will be screen during the 25th international Foyle film Festival which takes place from Wednesday 21 to Sunday 25 November 2012. Competiton winners will be announced at the closing night screening of the Foyle Film Festival.
For further information on LIM Awards and Foyle Film Festival, go to: www.foylefilmfestival.org