TweetFest 2017 has arrived

We love films and we know you do too. And now is your chance to get involved and get your short film up on the big screen at TweetFest 2017. Simply submit your masterpiece short films made in the last two years, via Film Freeway exclusively, and you could be one of our gala winners….

Frequently Asked Questions

We know you have them. Everyone does. So lets see if we can’t make this easy and cover most of your questions right here: Frequently asked questions: What do you have to do to be involved in the short film festival selection?: We ask that if you have a short film that was made in…

Snap – caught on camera

We welcomed photographer Isaac Peral to capture our TweetFest gala at Hackney Picturehouse on Tuesday the 1st November. As per usual it was a fun filled evening of awards, short films, mingling with Casting Directors, Producers, Directors and the likes, and with plenty of time for champagne, photos and laughs. Here’s just a few of…

TweetFest 2016 winners

Winners are grinners, and we are delighted to see so many smiles at the 2016 TweetFest. What a gala. Congratulations to the following short films for winning in our four short film festival categories. All winners were announced at the TweetFest gala at Hackney Picturehouse on Nov 1st.  Best Short Film – Red River Dir….

Special offer from one of our Festival Partners Studio 57A

  Want to show yourself off in the right light? We are thrilled to share a special offer for all our actor members out there…one of our partners for the 2016 TweetFest is offering a fantastic offer to our existing members – YOU. Studio 57A are an actors headshot photography studio. They believe headshots are…

Announcing our finalists for the TweetFest gala

And now for our finalists…drum roll please….. Melvyn Dir. James Albarn A kind and humble driving instructor returns home to find that everything has changed. He must overthrow his arch nemesis, Dean Green, to restore justice to the driving instructor community. Starring: Clifford Hume & Ewen Macintosh   Murmur Dir. Aurora Fearnley A young woman makes…

Purchase your gala ticket now

We have wonderfully exciting news…tickets are now on sale on the Picturehouse cinema website for TweetFest 2016, our gala industry screening evening taking place on the 1st November. We hope to see you all there. Tickets can be purchased on the Picturehouse website via this link. Last year saw over 100 industry professionals and VIPs…

What our festival looks like

Last year saw us host our first ever TweetFest at the prestigious Hackney Picturehouse to a viewing audience of over 100 filmmakers and VIPs. Here, for your viewing pleasure, we share a little insight into how the festival went: Filmed by Simon Harris, edited by Chryssanthi Kouri, Director and Editor. 

VIP judge in the house

We are thrilled to share with everyone our VIP line up for the 2016 TweetFest Film Festival These judges will be viewing all of our finalist’s short films and helping decide on who will win Best overall Short Film, Best Cinematographer and offering their nominations on Best Actor/Actress. In no particular order because they are…

Our lineup of judges for 1st round

In the true spirit of TweetFest, we have selected a wonderful panel of judges for the first round of submissions including award winning Producers and Actors, Agents, and industry professionals. See who will be judging the first round of submissions here. And don’t forget to submit by the 21st Sept to ensure you hit the…

Ready, set….GO.

Ready, set…GO! The UK TweetFest for 2016 is live. Submit your entries now until Sept 30th.

We are on IMDb

Hello All! If you were a winner or a finalist, you can now have this on your IMDb profile as TweetFest Film Festival is officially a film festival. We will be joining you again this year so stay tuned for more information when entries open and who can apply. We can’t wait to see you…