ÉCU’s partner festival; The Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2013 allows for both budding and established filmmakers to connect with new, worldwide audiences and interact with some of the biggest personalities in the film industry today. Over 200 short films will be screened at this unique event, in 15 iconic locations across the historic city of York from 7-10 November 2013. It’s a fantastic opportunity for filmmakers in to showcase their work in an impressive setting to an international audience.
In addition to great exposure at the festival, the Winner will receive £500 among other prizes and screenings at a number of other UK festivals; the People’s Choice Winner will receive £250. A shortlist of finalists will be included on the ASFF Sampler DVD, which will be distributed with the December 2013 issue of Aesthetica Magazine, the international arts and culture publication. Finalists will also be included in an editorial feature in the magazine, which has a worldwide audience of 140,000.
The Aesthetica Short Film Festival already had a great response from a range of organisations and filmmakers, both nationally and internationally, and ASFF 2013 is set to be our best yet!
The Aesthetica Short Film Festival is looking for films 25 minutes and under to screen at ASFF 2013. Entry is £15 and the deadline for submissions is 31 May 2013. For more information, please visit www.asff.co.uk