BAFTA's British Short Film and British Short Animation categories at the EE British Academy Film Awards celebrate and reward innovative and experimental short fiction and non-fiction films and animation.
At the 2015 Awards ceremony, British Short Film was won by Boogaloo And Graham and British Short Animation was won by The Bigger Picture.
BAFTA Shorts Tour 2015
For a third year, BAFTA is partnering with specialist distributor the Independent Cinema Office (ICO) and the British Council to tour the nominated short films internationally. Follow this link to find information about screenings taking place near you
The UK-wide rollout of BAFTA Shorts 2015 begins with a special screening at the Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) in London on Friday 28 February, attended by the nominated filmmakers. Book tickets via the ICA website
British Short Film Nominees
Boogaloo And Graham
- Nominees: Brian J. Falconer, Michael Lennox and Ronan Blaney
- Nominees: Michael Berliner and Rachel Tunnard
- Nominees: Islay Bell-Webb, Michelangelo Fano, Nick Rowland
The Kármán Line
- Nominees: Campbell Beaton, Dawn King, Tiernan Hanby and Oscar Sharp
- Nominees: Aleem Khan, Matthieu de Braconier, Stephanie Paeplow
British Short Animation Nominees
The Bigger Picture
Monkey Love Experiments
- Nominees: Ainslie Henderson, Cam Fraser and Will Anderson
- Nominee: Marcus Armitage
Entering your film
Entry for the British Short Film and British Short Animation categories at the British Academy Film Awards in 2016 will open later this year. Further information will be posted on this page in due course.
The categories are open to British productions only, of no more 40 minutes in duration. Short live-action films must have been screened or accepted onto the programme of at least one of BAFTA’s recognised festivals, the list of which can be found here.
The full Rules and Guidelines for British Short Film and British Short Animation in 2015 can be found here.
If you have any queries about entering your film, contact Bradley Down at [email protected], or on 0207 292 5855.