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.
Entering your film
Entry for the British Short Film and British Short Animation categories at the British Academy Film Awards in 2016 is now open.
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 the requisite number 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 2016 can be found here.
If you have any queries about entering your film, contact Bradley Down at [email protected], or on 0207 292 5855.
BAFTA Shorts Tour 2015
For a third year, BAFTA partnered with specialist distributor the Independent Cinema Office (ICO) and the British Council to tour the nominated short films internationally.
The UK-wide rollout of BAFTA Shorts 2015 began with a special screening at the Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) in London on Friday 28 February, attended by the nominated filmmakers.
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