Entering the festival

Entry Requirements 

The Box Film Festival looks for films completed in the UK, in the twelve months preceeding the festival deadline.  

Films need to be fictional, and under fifteen minutes long.  

We have entry category for "Local Films" and "UK Films", and do not accept overseas entries.

Full Terms and Conditions


Submission to the festival is done via our submission partner, FilmFreeway.  

Two entry catogories exist; Uk Films, and; Local Films (Berkshire, Oxfordshire, Wiltshire, Hampshire).

Entry fess may apply, and will increase as the judging deadline approaches.



Entries will be initially filtered by The Out The Box Performance Group, before an independent judge selects the final entries for screening at the Arlington Arts Centre.

Films screened at the festival will be critiqued by independent industry professionals, and the best films of all categories will be selected.

Arlington Arts Centre