This Entry Form is for Installations and Expanded Cinema proposals only.

All shorts and feature-length films intended to be shown in a cinema should only be submitted here.

Our Terms of Entry can be found here.

The deadline for all submissions is 4 December 2020.


In the event of selection, your name will be listed in festival publicity materials as it is typed here, including formatting such as ALL-CAPS.
In the event of selection, the title of your submission will be listed in festival publicity materials as it is typed here, including formatting such as ALL-CAPS.
Please use "Hours:Minutes:Seconds" - e.g., a film lasting 6 minutes and 45 seconds should be listed 00:06:45.
If you would like to submit a short or feature-length film please visit our FilmFreeway page here.
We are committed to widening access and improving inclusion for artists, audiences, participants and partners. Where appropriate, we will provide all films selected from Submissions with captions/Subtitles for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing audiences.
Please provide a short description of the submitted work (30-100 words).
Please provide as much information as possible about your proposal, including technical requirements and/or support needed. In the case of installations we strongly favour proposals that are conceived with an exhibition context in mind.
Please note that films completed after 1 January 2020 have a higher chance of selection.
Please list all countries of production that apply. We welcome submissions from all countries.
Please list the name and address of the distributor/print holder.
Please list any previous or forthcoming public screenings of this work including festivals and gallery installations.
Maximum upload size: 134.22MB
Please upload one image from the submitted film for publicity materials should it be selected. File size limit: 134 MB.
Please provide a link to a password-protected or private online preview. We cannot guarantee that we will contact you in the event of an incorrect password or inactive link.

Your contact details

Please include international dialling code if outside the UK.
Maximum upload size: 134.22MB
You can upload anything else you would like us to see here - CV, biography, filmography, press release or other promotional material.
Please select 'Yes' if you are happy for your film to be considered for future events curated by Alchemy, including programmes at other national and international festivals. We will always request your permission for your film to be included in such events.
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The Terms of Entry can be read here. The information you have entered on this form will be used for the purposes of reviewing your submission and will not be distributed to any third party.

Equal Opportunities Monitoring

By completing the following section you assist us in our ongoing commitment to the widest possible involvement and inclusion in all aspects of our work, as outlined in our Inclusivity Policy.

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