Official sponsors make magic happen

Every year a few incredible companies come on board to help TweetFest create an unstoppable film festival and screening platform for our officially selected shorts and finalists. Without them, none of this would be possible. Our sponsors have the most amazing businesses in their own right. And we want to share with you who they…

The judging line up is heating up

It’s that time again when our judges start busily watching their short film allocation and squirrel away like Simon Cowell on X-Factor deciding who should go through to the next round. We were delighted when so many wonderful industry folk said yes to judging our film festival. To see our incredible line up of agents,…

Regular deadline for TweetFest closes soon – SUBMIT NOW

If you have been umming and ahhing about whether your film is ready to submit to TweetFest for 2018, then we say NOW is the time to finish it. The festival submissions will be going for a few more months yet, but right now you can submit for our regular deadline and save more money…

Our TweetFest finalists for 2017

At last we can now, very proudly, announce our finalists for TweetFest 2017! The submissions were of a very high standard and our first round judges have watched hundreds of entries over the past few weeks. These are the films that came up cream of the crop and are now with our VIP judges. Please check out the images, details and trailers for…

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….

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….

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…

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. 

Ready, set….GO.

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

And the winners of 2015 TweetFest are….

  Congratulations to our winners…. We are absolutely thrilled to announce the overall jury winner of TweetFest 2015- The glorious animation Sea Child. Here is producer Jacob Thomas (below left) accepting the prize with host James Rumsey. Congratulations! Well done to the director Minha Kim, and her incredible team. And our Audience Award goes to…