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…

Pictures and celebrations

Thank you to everyone who made it to the TweetFest for 2015 on 3rd November at Hackney Picturehouse in the Hackney Attic. What a night! We are delighted that we have been interviewed by some magazines and publications and look forward to sharing those interviews with you soon. Right now, we would love to show…

Announcing our finalists for the gala

We are absolutely delighted to announce our 9 amazing short films finalists. The judges votes are in. And now these films are being watched by our VIP judges, in preparation for the gala screening this coming Tuesday night, 3rd Nov: Help Point – Writer/Dir: Andy Margetson @andymargetson www.helppointshort.com The Devil’s in the Detail – Dir: Tomasz…

Our gala screening

We are absolutely thrilled to announce that our Gala screening for our TweetFest will be taking place at the Hackney Attic, upstairs at the Hackney Picturehouse on Tuesday the 3rd November. The Hackney Attic is part of the wonderful Picturehouse suite of awesome cinemas located all around the UK. The Picturehouses host incredible events and…

Our VIP judging panel

These are the incredible judges who will be deciding on the winner of our first ever UK Actors Tweetup short film competition. And now without further ado, drum roll please, as we announce our VIP panel of judges who’ll be picking a winner from our final line-up: Gemma Sykes, casting director with Dan Hubbard Casting. Gemma…

The team behind the scenes

Our Film Festival team….alongside some other directors and carefully selected filmmakers who will judge the first round include: Angela Peters: Founder of the UK Actors Tweetups and the World Acting Summit(started in 2014). Angela is an international actor best known for her time on TV in Oz and also for a bunch of feature films…

TweetFest launch – FREE competition

The UK Actors Tweetup have just launched their first ever Short Film Festival! We can’t believe the moment has arrived where we can invite all our UK Actors Tweetup members to participate in the hottest new short film competition of the year. And in our usual good faith style, it’s entirely 100% free to enter!…

How to enter

Want to enter the TweetFest competition? Enter your short film via this link. Wait for the UK Actors Tweetup Film panel to review it. If you’re one of the top films we will contact you for more information as per our Terms and Conditions. Book your ticket for our gala night when tickets are announced…

Terms and Conditions of entry

UK Actors Tweetup Terms and Conditions 2015 Entry Requirements 2015 Our original deadline for entries was 18:00hrs (GMT) on Sept 30th 2015. The competition is open to United Kingdom entrants only. Our new extended deadline is 10th Oct 2015 at 18:00 (GMT). We do not accept postal entries. All films must be submitted online with…

Where we came from…

We don’t actually go bowling but maybe we should!….So that picture is a bit of false advertising. But we do have just as much fun as if you were going ten pin bowling! Our Tweetfest Film Festival was started in 2015 as part of the UK Actors Tweetup, a cross-Atlantic branch of Tweetups that happen…