5 days to go ‘til the deadline for submissions – and announcing the first of our Jury members

24/06/2013

5 days to go ‘til the deadline for submissions – and announcing the first of our Jury members

Today we announce the first of our Jury members to be confirmed – Nick James – in advance of the closing of submissions on 28th June.

Artists and filmmakers with short moving image works under 16 minutes in length will be automatically be eligible for selection for the Festival’s inaugural Best Short Film Award, sponsored by Inntravel, with the chance of being awarded a £500 cash prize at the screening event on Saturday 28th September.

Nick James, the Editor of the British Film Institute’s Sight & Sound magazine is the first jury member to be announced – with a moving image artist and curator to join Nick and to be announced shortly. Nick has written on film, art and literature for the Guardian, the Observer, the Independent, Time Out and The Literary Review.

For details on how to enter your film or moving image work, please go to our submissions page.