• It is time to make every voice heard | It is time to transform cinema

  • 24th-25th November 2018 | Sheffield

  • It is time to make every voice heard

  • It is time to transform cinema

  • 24th-25th November 2018 | Sheffield

2018 Submissions

Transforming Cinema will create a trans focused film festival giving transgender and genderqueer people a platform to broadcast their voices and stories. The festival wants to provide a safe space for expression and discussion.

Transforming Cinema accepts narrative, documentary, experimental and animated films. All films submitted should in some way discuss or explore transgender/non binary/gender non-conforming/intersex/genderqueer themes.

DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES: 30th September 2018

There is NO entry fee or screening fee.

How to Submit your film

  • Please complete the form below to submit your film, or use the link to submit via Withoutabox.
  • Films must be submitted via Vimeo or YouTube. They may be public, unlisted or private. If one of the latter please provide access details.
  • If your film is successful we will contact the filmmaker to ask for a copy of the film to screen at the film festival.

Guidelines

  • We cannot return any submitted materials.
  • We will notify you via the contact details supplied if your work is accepted by October 17, 2018.
  • Once a film is submitted, it maybe withdrawn for any reason.
  • For questions or more information, contact: transformingcinema @ edenfilm.co.uk
  • Terms and Conditions for submission

    1. Only one entry per person.
    2. You must be 18 years of age or older.
    3. Entry is open between the 10:00 8th August 2018 and 23:59 30th September 2018. Entries submitted outside this period will not be considered.
    4. Films submitted must be on the theme stipulated i.e. in some way discuss or explore transgender/non binary/gender non-conforming/intersex/genderqueer themes.
    5. You must be the originator of the submitted artwork.
    6. Any work submitted should not contain any content, which infringes copyright laws.
    7. No responsibility can be accepted for entries that are lost or delayed, or which are not received for any reason.
    8. Selected films and winners of awards will be notified by email. The judges’ decision on award winners will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
    9. By submitting a film, being selected to be part of the festival, and receiving an award or award nomination, the submitter or a representative agrees to participate in such promotional activity and material as Transforming Cinema may require.
    10. Awards will not be transferable to another person.
    11. No award or part of an award is exchangeable for cash or any other prize or award.
    12. Incorrectly submitted and inappropriate/unsuitable entries will not be considered for selection.
    13. Dates and venues are subject to change if events occur beyond our control.
    14. Due to time constraints we are unable to give comments on individual films prior to submission or offer feedback for unsuccessful entries.
    15. There are no fees for participating in the festival. Participants are not entitled to claim rental or other fees for the screenings of their films at the festival.
    16. For full details on how Transforming Cinema collects and processes personal data, please refer to the Transforming Cinema Site Terms page.

Submit via Withoutabox

Submit on Withoutabox

or complete the form below