Fast Anchor Film Festival 2018 (0)


01 Dec 2017
Call for entries

02 Aug 2018
Festival closed

17 Aug 2018
Notification date

06 Oct 2018
06 Oct 2018


71 Bratton Drive,  M193GU, Manchester, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom

Festival description
Short film festival 20'<

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 Production date: Any
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  20'<
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Festival start: 06 October 2018      Festival end: 06 October 2018


"We aim to showcase the best in up-and-coming filmmaking talent"

Fast Anchor Film Festival (FAFF) was set up in early 2016 with the simple aim of bringing together talented filmmakers and fierce film-lovers to celebrate some of the best independent short films from across the world.

'Best Short Film' award - £1000 cash prize

'Best Manchester Short Film' award - £500 cash prize

'Best Young Filmmaker' award - £250 cash prize


You are welcome to enter more than one film, in more than one category (if you qualify for more than one).

Your film...

MUST be your own
MUST not use unlicensed music
MUST be under 20 minutes


(by submitting your film into FAFF you are agreeing to the following terms)

You agree that your film can be screened at the FAFF 2018 event.
You agree that FAFF can use your film in current and future festival marketing.

The entry fee is non-refundable
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Dates & Deadlines

December 1, 2017 Opening Date
December 30, 2017 Opening Deadline
January 20, 2018 Early Bird Deadline
February 3, 2018 Regular Deadline
June 15, 2018 Extended Deadline
August 2, 2018 Late Deadline
August 17, 2018 Notification Date
October 6, 2018 Event Date

Categories & Fees

Best Short Film Award
Best Young Film Maker Award
Best Manchester Film Award



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