Short Film Competition

Details of the 2018 Short Film Competition will be announced soon….for now, please put Thursday 21st June 2018 in your diaries!


The winner of the 2017 Camberley International Short Film Competition was ‘Cipid’s House’ by Francis Cousins and Evie Gordon. They were presented with their trophy by BAFTA Award winning actress and C.I.F. patron, Juliet Aubrey at Camberley Theatre on June 15 2017.

Here are the details of the first short film competition, we will be running this again for 2018. Watch this space for details!

This year we are very excited to be running the first Camberley International Festival Short Film Competition.

The judging panel is the C.I.F. patron and BAFTA Award winning actress; Juliet Aubrey, Course Leader of  BA Film Practice and MA Film at the University of the Arts, London; Polly Nash, and Director at Fudge Animation; James Hill.

We have Short Film, Animation and Documentary / Experimental as our three categories. All entries must be ten minutes or under.

Please send a link with your entry to – the closing date is midnight on May 19th.

If you can put which category your submission will fall  under and where you are based and / or study please.

All short listed entries and winners will be shown in the main auditorium at Camberley Theatre on June 15th as part of the Frames party.

The overall winner will receive £100 with the two runners up receiving £50 each. The winner will also be presented with a White Elephant Award. The competition is free to enter.

Good luck!

Thanks very much to Natalie Priest for designing our white elephant logo and making the short film competition animation.