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…

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…