Welcome to our new gala venue

This year we are taking our 8th annual IMDb recognised film festival to dizzying new heights of fancy as we step into the brand new Picturehouse in Finsbury Park for our spectacular gala. Our gala is sure to be full of surprises as we dazzle our audience with yet more talent, comedy, drama, suspense and … Continue reading Welcome to our new gala venue

2022 submissions are open

TweetFest Film Festival is delighted to announce that we are open for business for our 8th year running. Our live in-person festival is one of a kind in London, supporting filmmakers from around the globe but with a continuing focus on emerging filmmakers in the UK. We never talk enough to our filmmakers about why … Continue reading 2022 submissions are open

Our Gala and Awards night winners…

We are delighted to share with you all who took home the TweetFest wins for 2021. Our lucky 2021 winners took home a very special Cetuem goodie bag each from our amazing sponsor Cetuem Cosmetics, as well as getting a bespoke Greenlit marketing consultation, and a bunch of other prizes thanks to our amazing sponsors and partners. You can … Continue reading Our Gala and Awards night winners…

Our UK SHORTS In Competition

In no particular order, here are our In Competition UK shorts for 2021. Well actually, in alphabetical order 😉 FROM A STANGE LAND dir: Caroline Steinbeis Starring  Amanda Abbington as Marie, Deborah Findlay as Margaret and Matthew Needham as Jonas An inquisitive retiree surprises her new neighbours to say hello; what she wasn't expecting is that they would all be … Continue reading Our UK SHORTS In Competition

TweetFest2018

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 … Continue reading Regular deadline for TweetFest closes soon – SUBMIT NOW

London short films

Just under two weeks left

We have the venue, we have the judges, we have the awards. NOW WE JUST NEED YOU! Right now, all of our amazing first round of judges are starting to watch the submissions for 2017. It's terribly exciting for us here at headquarters. But we can't crack open the bubbly just yet, because entries are … Continue reading Just under two weeks left

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 … Continue reading Snap – caught on camera

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. … Continue reading TweetFest 2016 winners