• The Winners!

    We are delighted to announce the winners of the 2021 Folkestone Short Film Festival

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    The Killer in Cursed Water

Promoting, showcasing, supporting and empowering your creativity

Since 2014

The Folkestone International Film & TV Festival, established in 2014, is a multi-event organisation that hosts several film-related events in Folkestone and the south east of the UK including Kent’s largest free-to-attend short film competition Folkestone Short Film Festival that has, to date, attracted over 4,000 submissions from 143 countries.

Folkestone Short Film Festival

The organisers all have vast experience in the film industry and are using this experience to promote, showcase, support and empower the creativity of the very best of independent filmmakers around the world.






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Festival News

The Killer in Cursed Water


Upcoming Events

Folkestone Short Film Festival 2021
Date: Saturday 30th July 2022
Venue: TBA

Hellfire HORRORfest
Date: Postponed
Venue: The Tower Theatre, Folkestone

Folkestone International Film & TV Festival
Date: TBA
Venues: TBA

Submission Deadlines

Folkestone Short Film Festival 2022
Earlybird deadline 30 September 2021