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Filmed Up Sep 2019 / Women in Local Cinema Special

From grassroots guerrilla filmmakers to production companies, the film community is thriving in the North West. Join us for an evening screening where you’ll discover a selection of short films that are being produced right here on your doorstep.

The entire programme is selected by a panel of audience members from open submissions.

Details of the programme will be announced early September

To mark HOME’s year long season Celebrating Women in Global Cinema, the September screening will be a women in local cinema special, celebrating the great female filmmaking talent in the region.

Want to submit your film for this screening? Submission is free and we accept short films

  • under 20 minutes in duration,
  • of any genre (narrative, documentary, animation, artist film…all welcome!)
  • of any year
  • made by filmmaker currently living in the North West (Cheshire, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Merseyside) who identify as female. By this we mean either the writer, director or producer self identifies as female AND currently live in the North West.

Deadline is 7 August, head up to our Call for submission page for more information.

What if my film doesn’t have a NW female filmmaker as part of the team?

You can submit it for the December screening (deadline will be October 19); just use the december screening online form.